In a highly specialized field of study, doctoral programs offer advanced expertise and research opportunities. Humanities & Social Sciences in the field of study that teaches students how the modern world has been influenced by history, literature, music, religion, and culture.
On one hand, social science focuses on anthropology, archaeology, and politics, while on the other, humanities focuses on art, music, and literature. That is why, while the two streams are separate, they are often studied together as both complements each other.
A student will have the opportunity to think and respond to current issues by studying humanities and social sciences that require an innate understanding of the main geographical, historical, economic, political, and societal factors involved.
DURATION: 3-5 Years
ELIGIBILITY: A Master’s degree from a recognized Indian University or any other equivalent degree to the satisfaction of the Academic Council of the University, in the relevant field, with not less than 55% marks in aggregate or 6.0 CGPA on a 10 point scale or equivalent Or VGU Ph.D Entance Exam.
Fees Details –
|Yearly Fee||70000 -/ INR|
|Semester Fee||35000 -/ INR|
|Criteria||Scholarship amount (per year)|
|75% or above aggregate marks in 12th||25% of Programme Fee|
|60% or above aggregate marks in 12th||10% of Programme Fee|
Fee After Scholarship –
|Applicable Fee after Scholarship
|75% or above aggregate marks in Masters|| 17500
(i.e. 25% of Programme Fee)
|60% aggregate marks in Masters||7000
(i.e. 10% of Programme Fee)
In India and abroad, the scope of courses in the humanities and social sciences is enormous. One of the best aspects of studying these courses is that a student does not need any specialization or previous technical experience, so this stream is best suited for anyone.
A doctoral candidate will have the opportunity to collaborate with our generation’s brightest minds, who have dedicated their lives to understanding the arts, music, literature, history, and philosophy.
So, you can rest assured that you can enjoy a highly satisfying career after obtaining a degree in humanities and social sciences.
After completing PhD in humanities and social sciences, a student will be welcomed in the private, public, or government sector. If interested, a student may also venture into entrepreneurship activities. Also, if they want to change the lives of others by being a beacon of light, they may become a professor at a prestigious college or university.