MA In Humanities & Social Sciences

 MA In Humanities & Social Sciences Program is a 2-year full-time course

About the MA In Humanities & Social Sciences Program

Delve into the rich tapestry of human thought and societal dynamics with our MA in Humanities & Social Sciences program. This interdisciplinary journey fosters critical thinking, cultural appreciation, and deep insight into human behavior, history, and culture. Through engaging coursework and scholarly exploration, students examine diverse perspectives, challenge assumptions, and contribute to the advancement of knowledge in fields such as anthropology, sociology, history, literature, and philosophy. Guided by expert faculty, students develop analytical skills, research proficiency, and a nuanced understanding of complex societal issues, preparing them for diverse career paths in academia, research, policy analysis, social services, and beyond.

Career prospects

Graduates of the MA in Humanities & Social Sciences program possess a versatile skill set that opens doors to a wide range of career opportunities. With their strong analytical, research, and communication skills, they are well-equipped for roles in academia, research institutes, government agencies, non-profit organizations, and various industries. Some common career paths include:

  1. Academic Researcher: Conducting research in universities, think tanks, or research institutes, exploring topics in history, literature, sociology, anthropology, or other humanities and social science disciplines.


  3. Education: Teaching positions at the high school or community college level, or pursuing further studies to become professors in universities or colleges.


  5. Policy Analyst: Analyzing social trends, cultural issues, and historical data to inform public policy decisions in government agencies or non-profit organizations.


  7. Social Worker: Providing support and advocacy for individuals and communities facing social challenges, such as poverty, homelessness, or substance abuse.


  9. Museum Curator or Archivist: Preserving and interpreting cultural artifacts, historical documents, or artwork in museums, archives, or libraries.


  11. Journalist or Writer: Researching and writing articles, essays, or books on topics related to humanities and social sciences for newspapers, magazines, or online publications.


  13. Market Research Analyst: Analyzing consumer behavior, market trends, and demographic data to help businesses make informed decisions about product development, marketing strategies, and customer engagement.


  15. Public Relations Specialist: Crafting communication strategies, writing press releases, and managing media relations to promote organizations, events, or causes.


  17. Community Outreach Coordinator: Developing and implementing programs to address social issues, foster community engagement, and promote cultural understanding in local communities or non-profit organizations.


  19. Human Resources Specialist: Applying knowledge of human behavior, organizational dynamics, and cultural diversity to recruit, train, and manage personnel in corporate or non-profit settings.

These career paths highlight the diverse opportunities available to graduates of the MA in Humanities & Social Sciences program, where their critical thinking, research, and communication skills are highly valued across various sectors.

Program Details
Composition Name
Sigma University
UGC, New Delhi and Sigma University, Vadodara
01 Year
Eligibility for Admission
Candidate shall have passed SSC examination.
Admission Schedule
Usually from May to October every year.
How to Apply?
Start Date
October 2024
College / Campus
Faculty of Hospitality & Tourism, Sigma University Vadodara.
Shifts (Working hours)
09: 00 am to 05:00 pm
Intake capacity
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Advantage At Sigma

Research Opportunities
Campus Life and Extracurricular Activities
Alumni Network
Supportive Learning Environment
Interdisciplinary approach for holistic learning
State-of-the-Art Facilities

Admission Procedure

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Admission in all programs of Hospitality & Tourism is done by Sigma University Based on Merit

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