Master of Arts (Political Science)

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Last Date of Admission: 30th Sept., 2023

* T&C Applicable


2 Years

Total of 4 semesters


8-10 hours/week

Recommended hours
for the program


LIVE + Recorded

Recorded content along
with live sessions

Fee Starting at

Rs. / Per Sem.

Get Up To 30% * Student Grant

Admission Deadline

Batches start every 6 months

5 Reasons Why LPU Online Offers the Best Online MA Political Science Program in India

  • 1
    Top grade Curriculum & Professors
    Industry oriented Curriculum designed by experts from
    academia and industry and taught by highly qualified professors
  • 2
    Best LMS with Rich Interactive Features
    Empowered LMS with an advance mobile App
    & interesting new features for effective teaching-learning activities
  • 3
    Placements & Other Career Support
    Enhancing students’ capabilities as per the career requirements and giving them necessary placement assistance
  • 4
    Master Classes and Guest Lectures led by Industry Experts
    Specially organized Master classes and Guest Lectures by Industry experts to provide the latest Industry insights
  • 5
    Full-fledged Online MA Political Science Degree from NAAC A++ University
    Get credible and Entitled degree from India's top ranked university, which has received the highest NAAC grade, with a score of 3.68 on a 4 point scale.
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Fee & Eligibility

Fee For Indian & International# Applicants Semester Fee Total Fee, if paid Lumpsum
Fee INR(₹) 19,000
Program Fee: INR(₹) 15,000, Exam. Fee: INR(₹) 4,000 (per sem.)
Total Fee: INR(₹) 76,000 (all sems.)
INR(₹) 70,000
(which comes out to be INR(₹) 17,500 per sem.)
Fee (valid till )
With upto 30%* Student Grant
₹ 16,000
Program Fee: INR(₹) 12,000, Exam. Fee: INR(₹) 4,000 (per sem.)
Total Fee: INR(₹) 64,000 (all sems.)
INR(₹) 59,200
(which comes out to be per sem.)
The above fee is exclusive of the initial Registration Fee of ₹ 600/- (non-refundable).
#Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Nepal and Bangladesh
Fee for International Applicants (Other Countries) Semester Fee Total Fee, If paid Lumpsum
Fee US$ 950
Program Fee: US$ 800, Exam. Fee: US$ 150 (per sem.)
Total Fee: US$ 3800 (all sems.)
US$ 3480
(which comes out to be US$ 870 per sem.)
Fee (valid till )
With upto 30%* Student Grant
US$ 790
Program Fee: US$ 640, Exam. Fee: US$ 150 (per sem.)
Total Fee: US$ 3160 (all sems.)
US$ 2904
(which comes out to be US$ 726 per sem.)
The above fee is exclusive of the initial Registration Fee of US$ 10 (non-refundable).
*T&C Applicable

Payment Mode


Meet Your Instructors

Learn from the Experts in their fields and polish your skills for your upcoming opportunities

Hands-on Curriculum, Designed for Real Results

12+ Hours

Live Classes
per course on weekends

20+ Hours

Recorded Video
Content per course




Skill Enhancement




Total Credits of Program

Semester 1

EPOL552: International Relations-Theory and Practice
EPOL524: Political Theory
EPOL525: Political Institutions in India
EGEN530: Fundamentals of Research
ECAP145: Fundamentals of Information Technology

Semester 2

EPOL528: Indian Political Thought
EPOL527: Public Policy and Governance in India
EPOL529: Diplomacy in Modern World
GE-I:Generic Elective I
ESSC501: Teaching Aptitude

Semester 3

EPOL650: Comparative Political Analysis
EPOL618: India’s Foreign Policy
EPOL633: Peace and Conflict Resolution
GE-II: Generic Elective II
ESSC608: Term Paper
1 Course from the GE Basket 1 which is not chosen as Generic Elective (GE)

Semester 4

EPOL617: Political Processes in India
GE-III: Generic Elective III
GE-IV: Generic Elective IV
EPOL692: Dissertation
Next 2 Courses from GE Basket 2 & 3 of same area from which the Course chosen in Term Paper

*Note: All LPU Online Programs are offered in English medium only, except for a few Hindi Core/ Elective courses in BA Program.

Learning should be Interactive & Fun

Industry Exposure

Guest Lectures, Webinars & Seminars by
eminent industrialists

Projects & Capstone

Multifaceted assignment that serves as a
culminating academic experience for students

Encourage peer evaluation

A structured learning process to critique
and provide feedback to each other

Live learning with Q & A

Q & A discussion for a collaborative
learning experience


Program Specific USPs

Comprehensive Development

Our Program is structured to emphasize on teaching students how to think critically and write about national politics and global issues.


Opportunities to interact with experts in their fields is given in order to gain understanding of the contemporary issues and challenges.

Professional Enhancement

The use of Case Studies is done in order to make learning of political science effective and practical to improve the chances of employability.

Log-in to the Most Efficient Way to Study

LIVE lectures on weekends is one of the best features of Online degree program

LIVE Classes

Recorded video content to learn at your own pace

Recorded Content

Self assessment is one of the best learning techniques in Online degree program


Interactive learning in Online degree by India's best University


Flexible Learning on the go with mobile app in Online degree program

Mobile App

Flexible Online Exam by India's best Online University


Gain expertise in Political Domain

Online MA (Political Science) opens career paths in the fields of public administration, business and many more.
Role / Starting Salary

# of Open Jobs

Public Administrators
Rs. 2 to 5 LPA


Political Scientist
Rs. 5 to 10 LPA


Government Affairs Director
Rs. 15 to 20 LPA


Political Consultant
Rs. 5 to 10 LPA


Public Relations Specialist / Public Communication Coordinator
Rs. 2 to 4 LPA


Intelligence Analyst
Rs. 4 to 8 LPA



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Get Real Results from Your Online MA Political Science Degree

Explore different pathways and get the most out of your Online MA Political Science Degree program with LPU.

Pathway: 1

Mentorship & Drives to
Crack Placements

Pathway: 2

Incubator to Start Your
Own Business

Pathway: 3

Guidance to Crack
Government Exams

Pathway: 4

Counselling for
Study Abroad

Pathway: 5

Mentorship To Improve
Your Business

Pathway: 6

Guidance for
Further Education

Get a Fully Accredited UGC Degree

  • Degree from Top Ranked University
    Get high-stature degree on completion of your course from India’s top most University
  • Universally Accepted & Recognized
    The Degree is globally accepted and duly recognized by UGC - Distance Education Bureau
  • No Difference From Campus Program Degree
    The degree is recognized by statuary bodies and treated at par with regular degrees
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Placement Support Services


Enhance your skills with our Professional Enhancement Programme

Mock Interviews

Nail your next interview

50-70 Companies

Visiting per year

Our Top Recruiters

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Admission Process



Sign up and pay Rs. 600 Registration fee


Online Application form

Fill the details, pay programme fee and upload relevant documents


Document verification by University

Sit back and wait for the approval


Student Registration and LMS Activation

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