M.A. (Defence & Strategic Studies)

Program Code 101201

Campus Noida

Institute Amity Institute of Defence & Strategic Studies

University Amity University Uttar Pradesh

Eligibility Graduation (min 50%)

Duration 2 Years

Selection Process For the time being Selection Process is ...

  • Program Fee (Rs. in Lacs)
  • 1st Year Non Sponsored Semester 0.510
  • 1st Year Sponsored Semester Fee 0.765

Course Structure

1st Year

Semester 1

  • Defence & Strategic Studies [Core Courses]
  • Global Economy & Security [Core Courses]
  • International Relations & Security Studies [Core Courses]
  • Military History of India [Core Courses]
  • Science, Technology & Security [Core Courses]
  • Professional & Business Communication [Communication Skills]
  • Foreign Business Language
  • Open Elective Courses
  • Outdoor Activity Based Courses

Semester 2

  • Term Paper - I [Non Teaching Credit Courses]
  • Cyber Security & Strategic Studies [Industry Specific Courses]
  • Geopolitics & Strategic Studies [Core Courses]
  • India's Defence & Foreign Policies [Core Courses]
  • National Security [Core Courses]
  • Strategic Thought - Indian, Asian & Western [Core Courses]
  • Communication for Employment [Communication Skills]
  • Conflict Resolution and Management [Behavioural Science]
  • Foreign Business Language
  • Open Elective Courses
  • Outdoor Activity Based Courses

2nd Year

Semester 3

  • Artificial Intelligence and Maritime Security [Specialisation Elective Courses]
  • Cyber Security & Strategic Studies - II [Specialisation Elective Courses]
  • India’s Defence & Regional/ Middle Powers [Specialisation Elective Courses]
  • Summer Internship - II [Non Teaching Credit Courses]
  • Diplomacy & Defence Studies [Core Courses]
  • Internal Security & Strategic Studies [Core Courses]
  • Maritime Security [Core Courses]
  • Professional Ethics and Social Responsibility for Sustainability [Professional Ethics]
  • Professional Communication for Global Competence [Communication Skills]
  • Team Building and Professional Competence [Behavioural Science]
  • Foreign Business Language
  • Open Elective Courses
  • Outdoor Activity Based Courses

Semester 4

  • Foreign Business Language
  • Open Elective Courses
  • Outdoor Activity Based Courses