Taught course

Contemporary India

Institution
King's College London · King's College London
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 honours degree or equivalent. Applicants must ordinarily have 60 per cent if applying with an undergraduate degree from India, 57 per cent average if an Arts, Humanities or Social Sciences degree from the Universities of Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata or Mumbai.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Imparts training in research methods to understand political, social, economic and technological change in contemporary India. * Equips students to produce an original piece of research (30,000-word dissertation). * Can serve as an opportunity to develop academic research skills. * Opportunity for mid-career professionals to develop applied research focused on particular policy problems or professional themes.

KEY BENEFITS
Imparts advanced training in research methods applied to India.
Tailored to specific research interests of individual students.
Supervised by expert faculty.
Interdisciplinary engagement with contemporary India.

Fees and funding

One tied Fellowship for MRes: Baillie Gifford Prize fellowship (see http://www.kcl.ac.uk/indiainstitute for more details of how to apply) Applicants are advised to look at the full range of funding options available for postgraduate Taught Masters programmes at King's and in the UK.

Qualification and course duration

MRes

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Louise Tillin
Email
india-institute@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
00 44 20 7848 1432