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Master of Arts (History) (MAHI)

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Programme Name : Master of Arts (History)
Programme Code : MAHI
Eligibility : Graduation
Minimum Duration : 2 Years
Maximum Duration : 4 Years
Programme Fee : ₹ 5900/- (per year)
Medium of Study : English, Odia
Programme Coordinator
Name : Mr. Khitish Chandra Bhoi
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Phone No. : 9438202605
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Programme Details
Programme Project Report (PPR):
Programme objectives:
  • To produce professional historians committed to the highest levels of historical scholarship.
  • To allow students to develop their historical research skills including archival work and primary source documents.
  • To provide the theoretical and interdisciplinary training in context to historical heritage, public museums and the media, archaeology and policy of historical heritage, historical urban studies.
  • To emphasize learners for a comparative understanding of historical process
Programme outcomes:
After completing the course:
  • Learner will have fair understanding about historical events, processes, and patterns.
  • Will be able to provide evidence of sophisticated awareness of the interrelationship of the human experience and historical perspective.
  • Will be able to demonstrate the importance of historical topics with reference to broader historical context, historiographic trends, or contemporary relevance of historical studies.
  • A learner will have the ability to construct original historical arguments based on primary source material for research.
Duration of the Course – Minimum: 2 years, Maximum: 4 years.
Conduct of Classes: Weekend for 4 hours (preferably on Sundays)
Eligiblity Criteria: Graduation or +3 Pass in any discipline
Evaluation: Based on Assignments, Term End Examinations
Target Group:
  • Learners who are graduate degree holders in the history stream and want to make history knowledge stronger and look forward for a career in it.
  • The programme targets the teachers working in Schools, personnel working in various institutions associated with history and culture (Museums, Archives, Archaeological Survey etc.)
  • Working people in various organizations and all graduates who are desirous of acquiring a Master’s Degree in History.
Pedagogy: The Course shall be taught through the interactive, Self-guided Learning Materials, OERs as reference materials, Week-end Counseling Classes, Video Lectures, Project Works.
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