International Relations

B. A. (Hons.) in International Relations

Degree name
B. A. (Hons.) in International Relations

As an academic subject International Relations (IR) is crucial in today’s interconnected world as it helps us understand the complex dynamics of global politics, economics, and society. IR encompasses not only the study of relationships between nation-states but also their interplay with non-state actors such as international organizations, NGOs, and multinational corporations.

At Chanakya University we offer this program by using different methods of teaching such as understanding the subject through an Indian perspective incorporating Ancient Indian Wisdom in the program structure.

Foundation Courses

Basket of courses (credit ranging from 1 to 4) shall be available to the students every semester, based on the choice and credit fulfilment requirement, students may choose one or more courses.

Semester ISemester IISemester IIISemester IV
Indian Knowledge Systems Philosophy of Chanakya Sanskrit & languages of BharatGreat books of India Rediscovering our Itihāsas Critical Thinking  Ecology & Sustainability Ethical Reasoning Self-Awareness and Management  Appreciating Art Religion & Spirituality World Literature  

Competence Courses

Competence is measured by the internalization of understanding as reflected by skills of application. The courses include the basket of options involving domain skills to technical and professional skills where a student chooses to learn the skill based on aspiration and need appropriateness.

Semester ISemester IISemester VSemester VI
Communicative English – Compulsory Any one of the following Hindi Sanskrit KannadaProfessional English – Compulsory Any one of the following Spanish Mandarin Sanskrit Hindi Kannada  Any one of the following Value clarification & Decision Making Scholastic Aptitude Social Media SkillsAny one of the following Creative Thinking skill Multicultural Competence Ecology Skill