Master of Arts (Public Administration) (MPA)

The programme would be able to develop the conceptual faculties of the learners on various administrative theories, postulates, models, processes, methods, instruments, techniques, etc.

Minimum Duration – 2 years

Maximum Duration – 4 years

Eligibility: Bachelor‘s Degree or a higher degree from a recognised University.

Medium of Instruction: English & Hindi

Programme Details:

Course CodeTitle of the CourseCredits
I Year
MPA 11State, Society and Public Administration8
MPA 12Administrative Theory8
MPA 13Public Systems Management8
MPA 14Human Resource Management8
II Year  
Compulsory Courses
MPA 15Public Policy and Analysis8
MPA 16Decentralization and Local Governance8
Optional Courses
MPA 17Electronic Governance}(To be taken together)4
MPA 18Disaster Management4
MSO2Research Methodologies and Methods8
MPS 3India: Democracy and Development8
MPAP 2Project Work*8
Total Credits64

*Learners who opt for Project Work are to write dissertation of 10000- 15000 words. This course is recommended for those who are interested in pursuing further studies in Public Administration.