Provides a comprehensive framework for the study of modern India and the development of expertise in one of a number of disciplinary and professional fields. Equips students to deal with the conceptual challenges relating to work in and on India and to analyse the fundamental problems of contemporary India in relation to global concerns.
- Offers students the opportunity to connect the study of India to both more general theoretical concerns and a more practical perspective.
- A distinctive perspective on contemporary India, enabling the analysis of fundamental problems in relation to global issues.
- A wide range of optional taught modules drawing on King’s-wide expertise.
- The location in the heart of London brings outstanding advantages. Students enjoy excellent academic, social and cultural opportunities, unrivalled access to library and archival resources, and easy access to resources in Europe.
Professor Sunil Khilnani (Director, King's India Institute)
King's College London
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 180/ECTS 90
One year FT, two years PT, September to September.
Strand Campus; some projects may take place on non-campus locations.
The programme aims to prepare graduates for both research and non-academic professional careers: in government, media and publishing, business and the corporate sector, international agencies and NGOS, and policy research.
Year of entry 2013