Master of Arts (M.A.) - Indology

School of Performing Arts

Program Outline

MA program in Indology is a unique opportunity to learn about the diverse traditions of India, its history and civilisation, Indic science, mathematics, arts and skills, philosophy, Ayurveda and much more under eminent experts. It is of 2 years duration that is ideal for all those who wish to enhance their knowledge about one of the oldest civilisations that had a rich history and legacy of industry, farming, well-being, commerce, creative expressions and scientific advancement. It is helpful for those preparing for Civil and Foreign services, Arts Administration or Cultural Diplomacy. After completing, there is scope as instructors, lecturers or professors, in museums, conservatories, Govt departments and tourism. Those with academic inclinations can pursue PhD program after completion of MA.


2 Years: 4 Semesters

Program Structure

  • Duration : Two Years 
  • Pattern : Semester System (2 semesters in each level, total 4 semesters)
  • Choice-based credit system
  • Gurukul Pattern, Gurukul ambience
  • Visits to places of Cultural and Archaeological significance
  • Stimulating learning content, theory classes, creative assignments
  • Generic courses like  Ancient languages, Indic knowledge system, Ancient Indian Technology, art forms, Ancient History
  • Elective courses like Manuscriptology, Iconography, Epigraphy, Tourism , Heritage Management
  • Periodic workshops, symposiums
  • International & National seminars
  • Performance opportunities in India & abroad
  • Collaborative projects with institutions/Universities in India & abroad
  • Study tours / visits to organizations of cultural importance
  • Visiting Gurus, experts, scholars, artists
  • Opportunities to witness many dance performances
  • Cultural & Social outreach
  • Evaluation through written tests, practical, project submissions, performance assessment


Graduate in any discipline with minimum marks 50%

Fee Structure

  • Application fees : INR 1000, For foreign nationals & NRIs : USD 70.
  • Tuition fees : INR 60,000 Per year, For foreign nationals & NRIs : USD 860 Per Year.

Admission Procedure

  • Fill and Submit the Online Application form on the website page
  • Applicants should appear and qualify in the Entrance Test (CET)
  • Second round of selection will be through Interview


  • Entrance Test related information will be posted on the University website
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  • For further queries, please drop an email to [email protected]