Online Master of Arts in Political Science ,MA degree program


2 Years

(2 semesters/year)


7-8 hours/week

Recommended scheduled hours


Live + Recorded

Recorded content & live sessions

Course Fees

  • Indian Nationals- INR 8000 / Semester
  • Foreign Nationals- $290 / Semester

Limited seats available

About M.A. - Political Science

Are you fascinated by the intricate workings of governments, international relations, and the shaping of policies that impact societies around the world?.
Our Master of Arts in Political Science program is designed to empower students with a deep understanding of political systems, theories, and global issues, setting the stage for impactful careers in the ever-evolving landscape of politics.

Program Overview

Our MA in Political Science is a comprehensive two-year program that equips students with the knowledge, critical thinking skills, and analytical tools necessary to navigate the complex world of politics.


2 Years / 4 Semester

M.A. program is a comprehensive 2-year program that covers a range of subjects and equips students with essential knowledge and skills.


Candidates must have completed their 10+2 education and hold a graduation degree from any recognized university.

45% Aggregate in Bachelor for Master Programmes

M.A. (Political Science)

Fees Structure

Indian Nationals

Course fees ₹ 8000/- Per Semester

Exam fees ₹ 1000/- Per Semester

Full year fees ₹ 19000/- Per Year

Total fees ₹ 37000- (all Inclusive)

Foreign Nationals

Course fees $290/- Per Semester

Total fees $1160/- (All Inclusive)

One time registration fee of Rs 1000 is included in the total fee

Here's what the program provides:

In-Depth Knowledge

Delve into the core concepts of political science, including political theory, comparative politics, international relations, and public policy. Explore the historical and contemporary context of political developments.

Research and Analysis

Pursue courses that focus on data analysis, qualitative research approaches, and critical thinking to improve your analytical and research skills. Gain the ability to analyze political problems and provide answers based on facts.

Global Perspective

Gain an international outlook by studying global political systems, diplomacy, and international organizations. Understand the interplay of nations in an increasingly interconnected world.

Policy Expertise

Explore the intricacies of policy development and implementation. Learn to evaluate policy choices and their real-world consequences.

Career Opportunities

Our program opens doors to a wide range of career paths, including government roles, public administration, international organizations, non-profits, political consulting, and academia. Our graduates are well-prepared to tackle the challenges of a changing political landscape.









Per Semester



Master Degree Programme

Master of Arts- Political Science (ONLINE) Course Structure

Semester I
S.No Course Code Course Name Credit Continuous Assessment Marks Term End Exam Marks Grand Total
1 MAP-101 Western Political Thought 4 30 70 100
2 MAP-102 Politics in India 6 30 70 100
3 MAP-103 Indian political System 6 30 70 100
4 MAP-104 Urban Politics in the age of Globalisation 4 30 70 100
Total 20 120 280 400
S.No Course Code Course Name Credit Continuous Assessment Marks Term End Exam Marks Grand Total
1 MAP-201 Modern western political thought 4 30 70 100
2 MAP-202 Comparative political analysis 6 30 70 100
3 MAP-203 International Politics 6 30 70 100
4 MAP-204 Indian government and Politics 4 30 7 0 100
Total 20 120 280 400
S.No Course Code Course Name Credit Continuous Assessment Marks Term End Exam Marks Grand Total
1 MAP-301 Democracy in India 4 30 70 100
2 MAP-302 Contemporary Pol. Scie 6 30 70 100
3 MAP-303 Liberal Political theory 6 30 70 100
4 MAP-304 Political theory after W.W. I 4 30 70 100
Total 20 120 280 400
S.No Course Code Course Name Credit Continuous Assessment Marks Term End Exam Marks Grand Total
1 MAP-401 Contemporary issues in G.P. 4 30 70 100
2 MAP-402 Public Administration 6 30 70 100
3 MAP-403 Gender and Politics 6 30 70 100
4 MAP-404 Human Rights in India 4 30 70 100
Total 20 120 280 400

Enhancing Learning Through Modern Education

The focus of the program is on utilising advanced tools and techniques to ensure that
students can easily comprehend and retain the course material.

Online MA Political Science Program Courses

What would be the gains from the program?

  • Students will develop a huge industry stakeholder network
  • Receive detailed comprehensive course materials vetted by academic experts
  • Give exams online
  • Have doubt removal sessions for strong fundamentals
  • Develop skills and advanced knowledge related to the course
  • Complete their education along with job or other engagements
  • Up skill themselves in the particular area of study and hence make themselves more employable
  • Brighten future research and further education scopes
  • Can build careers in new fields of study
  • Get a degree fully recognized and accredited in India and globally
  • Complete their education at an affordable price and at their own pace
  • Learn from anytime and anywhere

Job Opportunities
after MA - Political Science

  • Writer/Author
  • Journalist
  • Teacher/Educator
  • Social Worker Public Relations Specialist
  • Market Research Analyst, Museum Curator
  • Human Resources Specialis
M.A Political Science Course

Take A Step Towards Success Today

Mangalayatan University is committed to the all-around development of students through core and advanced knowledge of the program along with inducting skills required to ace the industry-driven world. Join us today to unlock your potential and elevate your career.