M.A. History

Course Overview

  • Campus
    Pathri Bagh, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India
  • Institute
    SGRR School of Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Eligibility
    B.A. with 40% marks and SC/ST as per the University Rules
  • Duration
    2 Years

Fee Structure of Shri Guru Ram Rai University for the Session 2020-2021

Total Course Fee = INR 45,000/-

Fee Installments 1st 2nd 3nd 4th
Admission Fee 5,000/- - - -
Tuition Fee 6,000/- 9,000/- 9,000/- 9,000/-
Other Fees - - - -
Development Fee        
Enrollment Fee 1,000/-      
University Exam Fee 1,500/- 1,500/- 1,500/- 1,500/-
Security Deposit*   - - -
Total 13,500/- 10,500/- 10,500/- 10,500/-


  • Uniform Fee Extra
  • Fee subject to revision from time to time.
  • The University without any prejudice reserves the right to change or delete any information without any prior information.

The Department of History was established in 2017 at UG and PG level. This programme has been designed to develop required analytical skills in our students which facilitate them to pursue higher education as well as different competitive exams. This course also focuses on developing a philosophical approach by providing deep thoughts on historical aspects and critically analyzing those with the present scenario. The subject is taught by dedicated and experienced faculties. Special lectures are also delivered by eminent professors from time to time in the department.

After completing B.A. and M.A. with History a student can choose a career path according to their personal interest, there are numerous alternatives, which include higher studies, different jobs and also some short term courses which will add an advantage to the students. After UG and PG Candidates can appear in different competitive as well as academic entrance exams.

Career goals for history students may be as follows:

  • Historian
  • Numismatist
  • Epigraphist
  • Documentation Specialist
  • Research Assistant
  • Guide in museum
  • Teacher
  • Editor in Publishing Houses
  • Information manager
  • Journalism
  • Media and writing

Specific Areas

  • Archaeology Department
  • Civil Services
  • Communication Department
  • Historian parks
  • Intelligence Department
  • Defence sector
  • Indian railways
  • Museums
  • Public Relations
  • National importance libraries and document centers
  • Foreign Service
    • Work in U.S. Embassy
    • Councilor Service
    • Analyst
    • Researcher
    • Public Relation Officer

Q.1 Can I opt history if I am not from art background?

Ans. Yes, you can opt only, if you fulfill the basic admission criteria.

Q.2 Is there any particular specialization available at PG level?

Ans.Yes, you can choose any one out of Ancient, Medieval and Modern Indian History at PG level.