Programme Overview

The Online MA in History offers a rich tapestry of the human past, weaving together events, cultures, and narratives that have shaped the world we inhabit today. Recognizing the multifaceted nature of history and its ever-evolving interpretations, this program embarks on a journey through time, providing students with a profound understanding of key historical epochs, while also fostering critical thinking and analytical skills. The digital platform not only ensures flexibility but also introduces students to innovative methodologies, tools, and multimedia resources that redefine the study of history in the 21st century.

In a world where the past often intersects with the present, a deep understanding of historical contexts becomes pivotal. The programme seamlessly marries classic historical scholarship with contemporary perspectives, enabling students to discern patterns, draw parallels, and appreciate the complexities of global histories. Whether tracing ancient civilizations, assessing pivotal revolutions, or deciphering the nuances of modern geopolitics, graduates will be well-equipped to contribute meaningfully to academia, heritage institutions, policy-making, and more.

Programme Highlights


Diverse Chronological Study

Comprehensive exploration spanning ancient to contemporary history, ensuring a well-rounded historical perspective.

Thematic Modules

Specialized courses on themes like maritime history, gender in history, and the history of technology.

Historiographical Methods

Understand the methodologies, interpretations, and debates that shape the field of history.

Digital History & Archival Studies

Introduction to digital tools, databases, and techniques for historical research in the digital age.

Global and Comparative History

A focus on interconnected narratives that challenge Eurocentric perspectives and embrace a global viewpoint.

Military and Diplomatic History

Dive into the strategies, conflicts, and treaties that have shaped nations and their relationships.

Social and Cultural History

Explore the societal norms, cultural movements, and everyday life across various periods and regions.

Economic and Trade History

Understand the economic forces, trade routes, and commercial exchanges that have influenced global development.

Public History and Heritage

Learn about the role of history in public spaces, museums, and heritage sites, and its impact on collective memory.

Research and Dissertation Guidance

Comprehensive support for students in crafting research projects and dissertations, honing academic writing, and analytical skills.

Eligibility Criteria

Academic and Professional Background:

A bachelor’s degree (with minimum 50% score) from an accredited institution and, often, work experience of (2-3 years) in a relevant field are typically required.

Application Materials:

Letters of recommendation, a statement of purpose, and possibly an interview are commonly part of the application process.

Selection Criteria

Admission decisions will be influenced by the candidate’s own description of their academic history, complemented by a compelling Statement of Purpose.


Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3
Semester 4
  • History of India from 1757 AD TO 1857
  • Polity and Economy of India from 1200 AD TO 1750 AD
  • History of India up to AD 650
  • Fundamental of Research
  • Fundamentals of Information Technology
  • Society and Culture of India 1200 AD-1750 AD
  • History of India from 650-1200 AD
  • History of India 1858-1964 AD
  • Teaching Aptitude
  • Generic Elective I
  • Women in Indian History
  • Economic History of India from 1757 AD to 1947 AD
  • History of Modern Europe from 1795 AD to 1870 AD
  • International Accounting
  • Generic Elective II
  • Twentieth-Century World
  • Generic Elective III
  • Generic Elective IV

Fee Structure

The cost of enrolling in an online MA (History) program varies depending on the institution, with fees ranging from INR 70,000 to INR 2,00,000. 

The fee structure for an online MA program is typically influenced by the type of university offering the program, with government universities charging lower fees, typically in the range of INR 70,000 to INR 1,00,000, and private management institutes charging higher fees, ranging from INR 1,00,000 to INR 2,00,000 for the entire course.

Admission Process

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  • Step 4: Provisional Confirmation of Admission: Receive your provisional acceptance and see yourself one step closer to your MA journey.
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  • Step 6: Pay Tuition/Programme Fee: Secure your spot by completing the financial formalities of the program.
  • Step 7: Confirmation of Admission: Celebrate the official start of your educational journey with your admission confirmation.
  • Step 8: LMS Activation and Issue of Digital Identity Card : Get ready for an interactive learning experience with the activation of your Learning Management System and digital ID.
  • Step 9: Start Your Pre-semester Programme: Get a head start by engaging in pre-semester modules designed to prepare you for the coursework ahead.
  • Step 10: Commencement of Live Online Sessions: Dive into real-time, live online classes and begin shaping your marketing expertise.

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