Courses offered in the Faculty
of Islamic Studies and Social Sciences
- M.A. in Islamic Studies
- Ph.D. in
Programme of Centre for Federal Studies
Programmes in Centre for History of Medicine and Science
Department of Islamic Studies
M.A. in Islamic Studies:
for detailed syllabus)
Total Seats :
A candidate seeking admission to M.A. in Islamic Studies must have:
passed graduation in Islamic Studies or in related disciplines
securing at least 50% marks. Further,
students who have passed Fazil (Graduation) examination securing at least
50% marks from a
Madarsa which has been recognised by any of the State Boards of the
Madarsas or by Jamia Hamdard are also eligible for admission.
proficiency in English and Urdu/Persian/Arabic and knowledge of
Theology and teachings of Islam.
appeared in entrance test conducted by Jamia Hamdard.
Candidates applying for MA
(Islamic Studies) are advised to consults the list of Madarsas/Boards/
Institutions recognized by Jamia Hamdard.
For admission to M.A. Islamic Studies programme, a written Entrance Test
will be conducted. The test paper will comprise of descriptive questions
based on the Fazilat syllabus of Madarsas and also B.A. Islamic
Studies syllabus of universities. The paper will have three parts – one part
will be compulsory for all the candidates and out of the two remaining
parts, one will be for the candidates who have obtained Fazil from Madarsas
and the other for the graduates from universities.
The selection will be made
on the basis of the merit determined by the performance of the candidates
in the written test .
for admission to Ph.D. Programme:
Candidates seeking admission to Ph.D. in Islamic Studies should
have a post-graduate degree in Islamic Studies or allied subjects with at
least 55% marks, Knowledge of Arabic/Persian/Urdu and English is
Centre for Federal Studies
admission to Ph.D. programme:
Candidates seeking admission to
the Ph.D. Course must possess Masters' degree in Political Science, Public
Administration, Sociology, History or Economics, with at least 55% marks
Center for History of Medicine and Science
work on the history of Unani Medicine being undertaken at the Centre is related to
the development of Unani
medicine in India.
of Ayurveda over Unani Medicine in the Pre-Mughal Period.
of Unani medicine over Ayurveda in the Post-Mughal Period.
concepts of Unani Medicine and Ayurveda- A Historical Comparative
of critical editions of important manuscripts (compiled in the
pre-mughal and the mughal periods).
of Indian Folk Medicine in the Development of Unani Medicine.
of development of Unani Medicine in India (1200–2000 AD).