M.A. HistoryBanaras Hindu University
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Paper I Principles of History
Paper II Contemporary World (Part-I: upto 1945)
Paper III Indian Nationalism (Socio-religious and other protest movements) up to1905.
Paper IV Ecology & Environment in History
Paper V A. State formation in Ancient India
B. State and Governance in Medieval India
C. Modern Indian Political thought/ Prominent Thinkers of India
Paper VI Major currents in Historical Thought
Paper VII Contemporary World (Part-II : 1945-2003)
Paper VIII Indian National Movement (1905-1947)
Paper IX Environmental Crisis and World Religions
Paper X A. Governance in Ancient India/History of Ideas.
B. History of Ideas in Medieval India
C. History of Ideas in Modern India.
Note: All papers are optional in both the semesters of M.A. Final except paper X of the IInd semester which is compulsory for all the students.
Paper I (1) Intellectual History of China & Japan
(2) History of South Asia: Modern Nepal & Sri Lanka
(3) History of Modern South East Asia
Paper II A. Society, Culture and Religion in India from early times to 1200 AD
B. Society, Culture and Religion in India from 1200 A.D. till the advent of Europeans
C. Society, Culture & Religion in India in Modern Period.
Paper III A . Aspects of Economic life in Ancient India
B. Aspects of Economic life in Medieval India
C. Colonial Economy in Modern Times
Paper IV A. Ancient Indian Historiography and Sources
B. Historiography in Medieval India
C. Historiography in Modern India
Paper V A. Science & Technology in Ancient India
B. Science & Technology in Medieval India
C. Science & Technology in Colonial India
Paper VI (1) History of non-European World – Indigenous societies of Africa, U.S.A & Australia
(2) History of non-European World – Indigenous societies of Central Asia & West Asia
(3) Tribal Histories of India
Paper VII (1) Women in Indian History
(2) History of Indian Diaspora
(3) Women & Religion
Paper VIII (1) Maritime History of India : Overseas Trade from pre-Christian era to the end of 16th century
(2) Maritime History of India (1500-1800) : Overseas Trade and European Trading Companies.
(3) India Since Independence