B.A International Relations

Introduction to the course:

Following the NPE, Political Science Cluster has implemented Liberal Education which is a cross-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary way to look at the subject. This programme includes 14 foundation courses for the first year and specialization for the next semesters. The papers are not only keeping up with traditional core subjects but also skill-based and industry friendly to increase the employability of students. There is also scope to go for higher studies and research. The base is prepared right from the beginning. The papers offered are also matching the syllabus of competitive examinations such as NET, SET, UPSC, PSC, WBCS etc.

Programme Objectives:

PEO 01: The graduated students have ample scope to compete for public service commission examination and other competitive exams at national and state level

PEO 02: The students after graduation can choose professional careers in multidisciplinary area be it academia, Media, NGOs-NPOs, Research institutes –Advocacy studies, active politics, Law, and Government Services

PEO 03: The internship facility of the department enables them to avail various research projects and career enhancement.

PEO 04: The students are prepared for entrepreneurship through the skill development programmes, lifelong learning and the incubation center at the University.

Programme Outcomes:

PO 01: Domain Knowledge: Apply comprehensive knowledge of theories, concepts and principles for effective understanding of the society.

PO 02: Problem analysis and critical understanding: Identify, analyze and develop critical understanding of various social issues through sociological lens.

PO 03: Construction of problem-solving Strategies: Use sociological perspectives to make plan and strategies for irradiation of social problems by managing resources and constraints with appropriate consideration for the cultural, societal, economical, public health and safety.

PO 04: Research formulation for social issues: Research is the foundation of any social issue or social problem which helps the researcher to develop an in-depth understanding about the social issue.

PO 05: Usage of modern mechanism: Technologically advanced learning is adopted using Modern tools like SPSS software where data collected are analyzed and interpreted through this software.

PO 06: Creation of socially responsible human being: Studying sociology helps the students to be aware about social issues and social problems happening in society and also to work in the field in order to bring about a transformation in social reality and be socially responsible as members of society.

PO 07: Ecological and Sustainable Development- Apply sociological understanding of change and development to inculcate ecological balance and sustainable development

PO 8: Life-long learning: Recognize the need for and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of literary change.

Minimum 50% aggregate in 10 +2 or equivalent from any recognized board.

Duration (in Year): 4 (with exit option after 3 years as per NEP guidelines).

Career Avenues:

  • NGO Managemnet
  • Teaching
  • Media house
  • Content Writing
  • Film Industry and OTT
  • Publication House
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Advertising Agency
  • Corporate Social Responsibility

 Specialisations offered - Public Administration, International Relations, Public Policy