JSIA places strong emphasis on geo-politics and global studies that are largely affecting international relations in the age of globalization. Its distinguished faculty members will decide on the research center(s) under which of the Ph.D. candidate’s research may be based.
To undertake deep and meaningful research on a subject with the support and supervision of world-leading scholars in the field in an institute with significant global connections and impact.
The knowledge and critical thinking skills you will acquire through the dedicated training and supervision you will receive at JSIA will equip you with deep insight into the complexity of international relations, politics and practice, and it will widen your vision of how international relations are shaping the world in which we live. The career options following completion of your doctoral degree will be as varied as they are distinguished, for instance: in the United Nations and other international organizations; the diplomatic service in your home country; management consultancy as world-leading MNCs; academia; or the media.
Applicants shall be admitted to the Ph.D. Programme under one of the following categories:
The minimum and maximum period of study and research shall be three years and six years respectively from the date of registration of the student.
Sem 1_ODS courses
Core course from School_Sem 2
Quantitative Research Methods
International relations: Theory and Praxis
Qualitative research Methods
Advanced Social Science Research Methods
Research and Publication Ethics
Elective 1 from area of specialization
Elective 2 from area of specialization
Overall Total Credit
Last Date to apply
Research Aptitude Test
1st November – 15th November
16th – 25th June
Final List of Shortlisted candidates