Christ, Bangalore invites applications for the September 2019 Batch of the following programmes:
1. MSc (Developmental Studies)
The Master of Science in Developmental Studies seeks to address critical developmental gaps in India and South Asia and create capacity and resources to meet the emerging needs for sustainable development. Development that is sustainable is of central importance in the agendas of numerous organizations ranging from corporations to NGOs, UN agencies, bi-lateral organizations, political parties, local government and international funding agencies.
Students who opt for this programme will gain first-hand knowledge and skills to engage with rising issues such as global warming, limited energy resources, population growth and the rise of newer economies. Students will interact with international experts on themes that are of relevance world over. The programme will employ pedagogies such as problem-based learning, case studies and field visits.
2. MA (Economics)
The MA Economics programme aims to form students with deep knowledge of economic theory and skill in empirical methodology to form ethically well-grounded students with ability for incisive reasoning. The programme seeks to strike a sound balance between theory and application along with an interdisciplinary dimension without diminishing the focus on Economics.
This approach is meant to help students face the dynamic challenges in terms of academics and the market. In line with this approach, the programme has a combination of courses related to economic theory, methodology and two streams of specialisations which, on the one hand, meet the needs of corporate employment and on the other create the ability to apply economic theory to development problems of the country.
More specifically students will be equipped to take up careers in academics, business consulting and analytics, civil society and activist organisations, the public sector and international civil services.
3. MSc (Strategic Management)
M Sc (Strategic Management) is designed to provide opportunity for skill upgradation through higher education focused on strategic thinking and management for working/aspiring professionals.
- To develop higher level managerial competencies, with special focus on Strategic thinking, management and leadership.
- To develop business leadership and managerial skills.
- To impart critical knowledge of various theories, tools and techniques of contemporary business and management practices.
4. MSc (Behavioural Science)
The programme conducted by the Department of Psychology introduces the intricacies of human behaviour, and the genetic, neural and biological bases for human behaviour, and their impact on cognitive and emotional processes. It will explain how we function in interpersonal, social and organisational contexts and introduce methods of research to study human behaviour.
5. MA (Educational leadership and Management)
This programme is aimed at preparing competent and professional educators. Programme will help in developing competency in management and leadership in educational institutions. On completion of the programme the students will understand the nature, purpose and philosophy of education and develop an understanding of the psychology of the learner. They will also develop competency in educational research methodology and developing effective learning resources.
Morning : 6:30 AM to 8:30 AM
Evening : 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Candidates applying for the above programmes must possess a recognised undergraduate degree with minimum 50 percent marks.
Preference will be given to candidates with work experience. The duration of the programme shall be a minimum of 2 years to a maximum of 4 years with one year extension given to students upon payment of an extension fee.
How to apply
Apply online at this page.
Classes for these courses start on Sep 9, 2019.
For details about the curses, visit the official website by clicking here.
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