M.A History

Category:
PG/

10 Students
Duration: 3 Years
Lectures: 8
Certificate of Completion

COURSE DESCRIPTION

M.A. History – Stands for Master of Arts in History. Typically, a M.A. (History) is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is graduation in any discipline. History is the study of mankind’s past. Subjects usually studied under this degree are History of India, Ancient History, Medieval History, Economical History, Social Structures Through the Ages, World History, Historiography etc.

Basic Eligibility

The eligibility criteria for joining a postgraduate program in history is holding a bachelor’s degree in any stream. The duration for a M.A. (History ) Program is 2 years.

Job Prospects

Different sectors of the industry employ history graduates. Several history graduates opt for a career in research, wherein they are required to analyze and evaluate documentary evidence. History graduates can also work with government agencies as well as departments, not-for-profit organizations and associations. History graduates can work as policy analysts, local historians, evaluators and planners.

In addition, with special training history graduates can become cultural historic  preservation and resources manager. The different careers options available for history graduates is Information Officer, Records Manager, Archivist, Genealogist, Gallery or Museum Curator and Librarian.

The history graduates mostly posses high intellect level and excellent critical analysis abilties. As a result, these abilities are often useful for marketing, PR, advertising and communication jobs. The other careers include newspaper and broadcast journalists. Public sectors absorb history graduates at administrative and management roles.

In the administrative role history graduates are required to organize service delivery, enagge in report writing, coordinate as well as service committees and draft procedures as well as policies.

Members of the Faculty

  1. Dr. Fredrick Sunil Kumar MA M.Ed M.Phil, Ph.D. – [Head of the Department]
  2. Mr. Vasisht M.C , MA, M.Phil
  3. Ms. Sheela F.Christina MA, M.Phil
  4. Ms. Beauna-MA,B.Ed,M.Phil
  5. Mr. Joseph T.J MA, B.Ed
  6. Dr. Godwin Samraj .D.P – MA, B.Ed M.Phil, Ph.D.
  7. Dr.C.H Jayasree MA, Ph.D – (On Deputation)
  8. Mr. Shinoy Jesinth (Guest Faculty, Govt.)

Former Faculty

  1. Dr. Y.Yesuratnam .MA.Phd
  2. Prof .MP Sreedharan MA
  3. Prof. S.Surendranath MA
  4. Prof. AP. Sumithran MA
  5. Prof.Chrsithakumar WE Nicholas MA
  6. Prof.Geoffrey Vincent
  7. Smt. T .Jayaseela MA
  8. Dr.KN Ganesh MA M.Phil Phd
  9. Dr.Gopalankutty MA M.Phil Phd
  10. P.T Haridas MA, M.Phil
  11. Shaiju Hendriks K MA, NET, BEd

CURRICULUM

SYLLABUS OF B.A. HISTORY PROGRAMME UNDER THE PROPOSED RESTRUCTURING OF U.G. CURRICULUM, 2009

SYLLABUS OF B.A. HISTORY PROGRAMME UNDER THE PROPOSED RESTRUCTURING OF U.G. CURRICULUM, 2009 (INCLUDING THE SYLLABUS FOR THE PROGRAMME OF B.A. HISTORY DOUBLE MAIN) (With Corrections and Supplementations) click here to download