Utilize your expertise to resolve disputes and establish peace

#LearnToLead with our MA Peace and Conflict Management
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Admission Open

2 Years

Full Time

Career Opportunities

Students are likely to find gainful employment at various International Non- governmental Organizations, Corporate world, concerned UN peace building entities and a wide range of conflict mitigating entities. The students can also plan academic careers across various centres of higher learning in India and abroad, that are increasingly developing courses around peace building and conflict resolutions.

  • Human Rights Officer
  • Policy Makers
  • Campaign Manager
  • Community Mediator
  • Community Relations Specialist
  • Conflict Manager
  • Consultant
  • Consumer Advocate
  • Diplomat/Ambassador
  • Dispute Resolution Specialist

programme highlights

  • This program provides a culturally enriched perspective on peace studies by uniquely incorporating Indian peace traditions and norms.
  • Through interdisciplinary approaches, this program teaches strategies for cultivating inner and social peace with an emphasis on conflict resolution.
  • Addressing the need for innovative conflict management, this program provides essential skills for today's conflict-ridden world.
  • Spanning various disciplines, students cultivate the skills to analyze and transform conflicts, contributing to positive outcomes in diverse settings.
  • The curriculum immerses students in conflict mapping, providing in-depth insights into conflict dynamics and strategies for resolution.
  • A practical approach to alternate dispute resolution is emphasized to meet the current demand in human resources.
  • Students improve communication skills through presentations and engagement with the academic community.
  • The program equips students with the skills necessary to effectively contribute to peacebuilding initiatives, both within their communities and beyond, by actively promoting non-violent communication.
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admission details

Graduate of any discipline

Personal Interview

INR Rs. 80,000 Total Fee Per Year

2 Years Full Time

MIT-WPU awards scholarships to its meritorious students based on their academic performance in requisite National/State Level Entrance Exam scores and in the MIT-WPU CET Examination, conducted by MIT-WPU, for the academic year 2024-25. These scholarships are valid for the duration of the programme*.

The categories of Merit Scholarships are:

1. Dr. Vishwanath Karad Merit Scholarship MIT-WPU

2. Merit Scholarship

3. Scholarships to Elite Sportsperson


*All scholarships are awarded on a first come first serve basis.

*All scholarships are awarded as fee adjustments.

*To continue the scholarship for the entire duration of the programme:

a) a minimum level of the academic score has to be maintained at an 8.5 CGPA across all semesters

b) attendance is to be maintained at a minimum of 80 percent

c) there should be no disciplinary action against the student.

Graduate of any discipline

Personal Interview

INR Rs. 80,000 Total Fee Per Year

2 Years Full Time

MIT-WPU awards scholarships to its meritorious students based on their academic performance in requisite National/State Level Entrance Exam scores and in the MIT-WPU CET Examination, conducted by MIT-WPU, for the academic year 2024-25. These scholarships are valid for the duration of the programme*.

The categories of Merit Scholarships are:

1. Dr. Vishwanath Karad Merit Scholarship MIT-WPU

2. Merit Scholarship

3. Scholarships to Elite Sportsperson


*All scholarships are awarded on a first come first serve basis.

*All scholarships are awarded as fee adjustments.

*To continue the scholarship for the entire duration of the programme:

a) a minimum level of the academic score has to be maintained at an 8.5 CGPA across all semesters

b) attendance is to be maintained at a minimum of 80 percent

c) there should be no disciplinary action against the student.

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Why MIT-WPU

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Faculty

thumbnail Dr. Ashmeet
Baweja

Assistant Professor with Department of Peace Studies, School of Liberal Arts at MIT-World Peace University.

Before joining MIT-WPU, she was working as a George Arnold Fellow with International Rescue Committee, New York.

thumbnail_2 Dr. Bhagwat
Biradi

Dr. Bhagwat Biradi Program Director School of Peace Studies MIT-WPU

He has been awarded Ph.D. in English by Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune. He has successfully completed his research in Pragmatics on the topic entitled “A study of Social and Discourse Deixis in the selected plays of Girish Karnad”.

thumbnailDr Mohit
Awasthi

Assistant professor in Department of Peace studies.

• Passionate in teaching, learning and research,he has done his PhD in Political Science from Malaviya Centre for Peace Research, Banaras Hindu University.

• Masters in Political Science, Banaras Hindu University

thumbnail Prof. Manasvi
Patil

Program Coordinator – Department of Peace Studies, MIT-WPU MA(Philosophy), ME(E&TC) – Communication Network, BE(E&TC) PhD (Philosophy-Pursuing)

She is an Electronics & Telecommunication Engineer, who has an industrial experience of 6 years in software testing.

thumbnail_2Prof. Priyankar
Upadhyaya

Distinguished Professor and Senior Advisor, MIT-WPU

• UNESCO Chair Professor for Peace and Intercultural Understanding at the Banaras Hindu University, an Indian institution of eminence.

thumbnail_2Dr. Jyotsna
Srivastava

Dr. Jyotsna Srivastava holds a Ph.D. in Peace Research from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi.

•Her Ph.D. thesis asses existing forms of masculinities producing differential treatment for women migrants.

thumbnail_2Dr. Anjoo
Sharan Upadhyaya

Professor (Dr.) Anjoo Sharan Upadhyaya is a Distinguished Professor at MIT World Peace University and a Global Fellow at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO).

•She served as the Senior Professor and Head of Chair of Political Science and Dean of Social Sciences at Banaras Hindu University.