15 May 2024

Last Date to Apply for Indian Admissions

15 May 2024

Last Date to Apply for International Admissions


M.A.(International Relations) is a discipline that is growing by leaps and bounds in terms of its demand and popularity within the country and abroad.

It gives a chance to students to broaden their knowledge of world affairs and also develop their academic prowess in the subject at the same time.

Benefit of the program

This course, at MUJ will aim

  • To teach students the important nuances of International Relations through a wide basket of core and elective courses
  • To promote creative thinking on global issues among the students so that they can understand the dynamics of the subject
  • To prepare the learners for future careers in multiple avenues such as diplomacy, administration, academics, journalism and mass media, think tanks and research and many more

Career Opportunities

  • Government and foreign service (Policy making and diplomacy)
  • National and international research think tanks
  • International organisations
  • Academics
  • Journalism
  • Others

Salient Features

  • Dynamic programme that offers a comprehensive view of international relations
  • Enables the students to truly imbibe an understanding of a connected world
  • Relevant and current courses that are in sync with the evolving world order
  • Inculcates creative and critical thinking skills amongst the students
  • Offers opportunities for internship and research along with academics

Placement Opportunities

  • International Lawyer, Political Scientist, Historian
  • Writer/Blogger
  • Country-specific foreign relations expert or consultant

Recognitions & Accreditations


To take admission in any of the several courses at Manipal University Jaipur, please go through this table to check your eligibility, in terms of academic pre-requisites and minimum age requirement.

If you don’t find the information you seek, please write to us at admissions@jaipur.manipal.edu and we will get back to you at the earliest. Once you have zeroed in on the course of your choice, this page will take you to our main eligibility page.

Admission Criteria

55% in Graduation + Personal Interview

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Program Fee Indian (₹) International ($)
M.A.(International Relations) Tuition (Annual) 1,10,000 2,650
Registration (One Time) 10,000 300
Caution Deposit (Refundable) 10,000 N/A
Total (At the time of admission) 1,30,000 2,950


  • International Relations: Concepts and Theories
  • History of International Relations
  • Indian Foreign Policy
  • Elements of Public International Law
  • International Economic Relations

  • Comparative government &politics of U.S.A, U.K., Russia & China
  • International Organizations
  • Political Thought in International Relations
  • Geopolitics in International Relations
  • Diplomacy in World Politics
  • Open Elective (MLC)

  • CORE: Contemporary trends in International Relationss
  • CORE: Research Methodology
  • Elective I: Security studies in IR
  • Elective II: Issues of Sustainable Development
  • Elective III: Ethnicity and National Conflicts
  • Elective IV: Cybersecurity and its importance today
  • Summer Internship+ Viva

  • CORE: Problems of International Relation
  • Elective I: Peace and Conflictstudies
  • Elective II: Studying Gender in the context of internationalrelations.
  • Elective III: Media and International Politics
  • Elective IV- South Asia and the Global order
  • Dissertation/Case Study