List of Courses in Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Amarkantak


The Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Amarkantak came into existence through an Act of Parliament and it is a central university functioning in India. The university began its operations in the year 2008 and its jurisdiction is spread over the whole nation. The university is wholly funded by the Central Government of India through the University Grants Commission. The university was established with the main objective of meeting the need for higher education of the tribal people. Presently, the university is offering education through the 21 departments functioning under its control and fourteen more departments are likely to be introduced by the forth coming session.

Some of the departments presently functioning under Indira Gandhi National Tribal University are Department of Tribal Art, Folk Literature and Culture, Folk History, Museology and Traditional Medicine, Psychology, Zoology, Tourism, Hospitality and Hotel Management, Sociology & Social Anthropology, Political Science and Human Rights, Philosophy, History, Hindi, Geography and Regional Development, Environmental Science, English & Foreingn languages, economics, commerce, computer science, chemistry, businss management, botany, bioetechnology and Ancient Indian history, culture and archaeology. Since the university was established recently, only a few courses are being presently offered and the list of courses being offered by the Indira Gandhi National Tribal University through its Amarkantak campus and another campus at Manipur is given below:

UG Courses:

Bachelor of Arts (honors) (with the following subject combinations)

o Anthropology, English Literature, Tribal Art

o AIHC &Archeology, Tourism, Tribal Art

o Applied Psychology, Museology, Tribal Art

o English Literature, Tourism, Anthropology

o Economics, Sociology, AIHC & Archeology

o Museology, Geography, English Literature

o Geography, Tourism, Economics

o History, Economics, Political Science

o Hindi Literature, English Literature, Tribal Language

o Political Science, Economics, Sociology

o Philosophy, Applied Psychology, Sociology

o Sociology, History, Tourism

o Tourism, AIHC&Archeology, Museology

o Museology, History, Anthropology

o Tribal Arts, Hindi Literature, Applied Psychology

o Geography, Economics, Political Science

o Philosophy, History, Economics

o Sociology, Applied Psychology, Political Science

o Philosophy, Political Science, Geography

o AIHC & Archeology, Applied Psychology, English Literature

o Tribal Arts, Philosophy, AIHC & Archeology

o History, Geography, Hindi Literature

o Museology, Tribal Arts, Hindi Literature

Bachelor of Business Administration (honors)

Bachelor of Commerce (honors)

Bachelor of Computer Applications (honors)

Bachelor of Science (honors) Compulsory Chemistry and any two out of the following

o Biotechnology

o Zoology

o Botany

o Environmental Science

Bachelor of Tourism Management (honors)

PG courses:

Master of Arts in

o AIHC & Archeology

o Economics

o Political Science

o Sociology

Master of Commerce

Courses offered through Manipur Regional Campus:

Master of Arts in

o Physical Education

o Political Science & Human Rights

Master of Philosophy in Political Science

The departments functioning under Indira Gandhi National Tribal University are functioning under 10 main faculties namely faculty of education, faculty of humanities & philology, faculty of Tribal Studies, faculty of Social Science, faculty of journalism & mass communication, faculty of science, faculty of pharmacy, faculty of law, faculty of commerce & management and faculty of computronics. Thus, as the name suggests, the university strives towards the development of the tribal population of the nation.



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5 Responses to “List of Courses in Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Amarkantak”

  1. 5
    Madhuri paraste:

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  2. 4
    Bimlesh kumar singh:

    Sir I want know mphill and phd entrance test for tourism subject

  3. 3
    sammal singh markam:

    sir ,i want to know about phd sociology. bcz my qualification are m.a. sociology from r.d.v.v. jabalpur m.p. so please kindly guide me this matter. thankyou.

  4. 2

    do u have home science faculty in ur university its good for girls

  5. 1

    when will university open mathematics as a subject in U.G.