M.A. History

In an endeavor to further the holistic understanding of Ancient Indian Culture in all its parameters, this course provides a sound grounding in understanding the various vistas of our history and culture. It helps in promoting the conservation of our heritage and also helps in heritage management. It opens the door to opportunities in the streams of Archaeology, Museology, Conservation, Social Sciences and Humanities.

Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Graduation with relevant subject with 50% marks in aggregate
Total Seats: 30

SEMESTER-I
1.HISTORY OF PUNJAB FROM 1469-1675(COMPULSORY)
2.HISTORY OF THE WORLD (1500-1815)
3.(OPTION-I) : HISTORY OF THE WORLD (1871-1919)
(OPTION-II): HISTORY OF U.S.S.R. (1762-1917)
4.(OPTION-I) THEORY AND RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
(OPTION-II)HISTORY OF CHINA AND JAPAN (1830-1911)

SEMESTER-II
1.(COMPULSORY ): HISTORY OF PUNJAB (1675-1799 )
2.(OPTION-I)HISTORY OF THE WORLD 1815-1870
(OPTION-II ) HISTORY OF U.S.A. (1914-1973)
3.(OPTION-I)HISTORY OF THE WORLD (1919-1991)
(OPTION-II )HISTORY OF U.S.S.R 1917-1992
4.(OPTION-I )THEORY AND RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
(OPTION-II)HISTORY OF CHINA AND JAPAN (1912-1949 )

SEMESTER-III
1:HISTORY OF PUNJAB FROM 1799-1849 (COMPULSORY)
ANY ONE OF THE FOLLOWING GROUPS :
GROUP-A:ANCIENT INDIA
2:History of Ancient India from the Earliest Times to Kanishka.
3 :History of India from the Down fall of the Kushan empire to 1000 A.D.
4 :Study of Institutions: Social, Cultural and Economic.

GROUP-B:MEDIEVAL INDIA
2 :Delhi Sultanate (1000-1399 A.D.)
3 :History of the Mughals (1526-1605 A.D.)
4 :Study of Institutions: Social, Cultural and Economic.

GROUP-C:MODERN INDIA
2 :History of India from 1707-1772.
3 :History of India from 1818-1947.
4 :National Movement in India 1858-1930 and Constitutional Development.

SEMESTER-IV
1.HISTORY OF PUNJAB FROM 1849-1947 (COMPULSORY)
  ANY ONE OF THE FOLLOWING GROUPS :

GROUP-A :ANCIENT INDIA
2.History of Ancient India from the Earliest Time to Kanishka.
3.History of India from the Down fall of the Kushan empire to 1000 A.D.
4.Study of Institutions: Social, Cultural and Economic.

GROUP-B  : MEDIEVAL INDIA
2.Delhi Sultanate (1399-1528 A.D.)
3.History of the Mughals (1605-1707 A.D.)
4.Study of Institutions: Social, Cultural and Economic.

GROUP-C:MODERN INDIA
2.History of India from 1772-1818.
3.History of India from 1818-1947.
4. National Movement in India and Constitutional Development 1930-1947.