Master of Arts in International Relations, Security, and Strategy -In Partnership with Coursera

24 – 36 months (Estimated 10 hours a week)

Programme Mode
Completely online

Total Programme Fee
Rs 450,000/ $6000 USD


Students are offered a number of elective courses from their third semester of study. A student can opt for a maximum of 4 electives per semester, earning a maximum of 20 Credits in the process.

List of Potential Elective Courses (subject to student enrolment)
  • Interpreting International Current Events

  • Multilateral Institutions and Global Security

  • Military Conflict and Deterrence in the 21st Century

  • Ethnic and National Conflicts in the Developing World

  • Foreign Policies of Developing Countries and South-South Cooperation

  • The China-US New Cold War and the Indo-Pacific

  • Transnational Crime and Drug Trafficking in the Americas

  • Climate Change, Migration and Human Security

  • War and Peace in the Middle East

  • Geopolitics of Southeast Asia

  • India’s Rise in World Affairs

  • Nuclear, Space and Cyber Security

  • Intelligence Analysis and Risk Assessment

  • National/Homeland Security-Institutions, Processes and Planning

  • Domestic Politics and their Impact on Foreign Policy

  • The Role of Leadership in Foreign Policymaking