Objective : The two years Distance
Learning Master of Arts (M.A) Degree in South Asian Studies
conducted by The Global Open University, Nagaland has been
designed for meeting the demand of the growing needs of
experts in the fields of SAARC studies, Indo-Pak relations,
Kashmir issue, social, political, cultural, scientific and
economic relations among India, Bangladesh, Afghanistan,
Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Maldives.
Career in South Asian Studies
Different countries in South Asia need to
get fully developed with the help of experts after they
acquire necessary skills related to the history,
anthropology, economics, international relations, and
business practices in those countries. Knowledge of
developmental aspects for the purpose of optimisation of the
resources of the South Asian countries is an integral part
of the two years Master's Degree incorporating areas like
research methodologies, religion, security studies, global
health, gender, literature and all round development of the
specific countries in the South Asian region.
Eligibility : Graduates of any discipline Duration
: Two years
Award : Master of Arts (M.A) Degree in South Asian
Studies shall be awarded to all the successful candidates by
The Global Open University, Nagaland.
Subjects : First Year
Introduction to South Asian Studies
Subjects : Second Year
Indo-Sri Lanka Relations
SAARC and its Activities
Examination Centers : Annual / Semester Examinations
are conducted for all the admitted students every year at different Examination Centres
within the State of Nagaland (Dimapur, Kohima, Wokha) only.
Total Fee : Rs. 24,125
Accordingly, the Application Form duly filled-in along with
four stamp size photographs, copies of certificates and mark
sheets and a Bank Draft for the full fee i.e. Rs. 24,125 in
the name of “The Global Open University, Nagaland” payable
at New Delhi must reach the Admissions Officer, The Global
Open University, Nagaland, The Global Open
University, Sodzulhou Village, P.O. - ARTC, NH-39, Dimapur -
797115 Nagaland by speed post only
Examination Fee : A fee of Rs. 150 per paper is to be
paid before appearing in the Annual Examinations.
Master's Thesis : All students are required to submit
a Master's Thesis at the end of second year.
Assignments : All admitted participants must submit
subjectwise assignments based on the Mini Project Reports to
be prepared by them on a topic related to each of the