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What is the procedure for admissions into B.A. (Hons.) (G.A.) programme?

Please visit our website for detailed admissions procedures:

Whom to contact?

Issues regarding application form: Mr. Durgesh Nath Tiwari,; Mobile: +91- 8930110811

Issues regarding uploading on the website: Mr. Nagendra Gupta,; Mobile: + 91-8396907393

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For Curriculum and Pedagogy

What are the key features of this course?

Location                                              Sonipat-Narela Road, Sonipat-131001 (Haryana), India

School                                                 Jindal School of International Affairs, O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU)

Placement option                               Yes

Study Level                                        Undergraduate

Course Length                                    Full-time 3 years (Six Semesters)

Course Commencement                     1 August 2019

End Date                                             31 July 2022

Attendance type                                  On campus, full-time

Tuition fee                                          Rs. 3,50,000 per annum

Fee - food, accommodation, laundry  Rs.  2,35,000 per annum

Is there any kind of Scholarship available and what are the criteria for the same?

JGU is committed to assisting students with lesser means but high promise to attend our University. We do not want anyone to be left behind due to monetary constraints.

JGU has two categories of Scholarships: Means cum Merit Scholarships and Haryana Domicile Scholarships. A student may only receive one scholarship during their time at the University. Scholarships are renewed on a year-to-year basis through a careful review of the University’s scholarship committees. Scholarships may be revoked due to poor academic performance and disciplinary actions.

Means Cum Merit Scholarships

These scholarships are open to all applicants who meet a minimum financial threshold. Each programme has a different financial threshold to be considered for these scholarships. These scholarships consider the following:

  1. Both Parents or Guardians ITRs or Income Tax Documents from Assessment Year 2018 and Assessment Year 2019
  2. XII Board Results
  3. Students Record of Extra-Curricular Achievement

Haryana Domicile Scholarships

All students with a Haryana Domicile Certificate may be eligible for the Haryana Domicile Scholarship. These scholarships consider the following:

  1. Haryana Domicile Certificate
  2. Both Parents or Guardians ITRs or Income Tax Documents from Assessment Year 2018 and Assessment Year 2019
  3. XII Board Results

Scholarships will only be determined after 15 July 2019. All applicants applying after 1 July will not be considered for means and merit scholarships.

For more information on scholarships and financial aid, please check this page in March 2019

Does the University provide the students with facility of Educational Loans?

JGU has established tie-ups with HDFC Bank, IDBI Bank, PNB, AVANSE and SBI to facilitate educational loans for students who are admitted to the B.A. (Hons.) (G.A.) programme.

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What are the key features of JSIA?

Distinctive Features of JSIA

  • Partnerships with the best educational establishments around the world. Multidisciplinary courses to train students in emerging areas of 'global policy studies'.
  • Internationally qualified teaching and research faculty from top universities of the world.
  • International studies library with over 50,000 volumes and extensive electronic databases.
  • International student and faculty exchange programmes.
  • Globally networked 'Future Diplomats Development' programme.
  • Fully green and wireless campus with hi-tech classrooms and modern halls of residence.
  • Regular public lecture series, seminars engaging eminent scholars from around the world.
  • Foreign Language as a compulsory course.
Can you provide an overview of the course?

This exciting course provides students with an excellent grounding in the development and dilemmas of Global Affairs in today’s globalizing world.

The course is practically oriented and you will gain experience and develop your skills through formal opportunities to interact with serving and former diplomats and other international Faculties. Apart from the Global Curriculum on Global Affairs, you can also choose from variety of the electives being offered besides the assessment tasks.

There are also excellent opportunities for you to pursue a specific interest, such as a particular region (e.g., the Middle East or Africa, South Asia, SAARC, European) or to study a language (French, Spanish, Mandarin and Arabic). Our teaching team can also support you in getting an Internship with a relevant organisation in your final year.

Our graduates can enjoy career opportunities in organisations involved in international negotiation and global governance including: non-governmental organisations, aid and development agencies, international business, and national diplomatic services. Also, greater opportunities can be availed after completing the Masters programme in Diplomacy, Law and Business M.A. (D.L.B.) of our School.

What is so special about the faculty for B.A. (Hons.) (G.A.) programme at the JSIA?

JSIA has faculty members from some of the most reputed higher education institutions around the world. The expertise, research, and experiences of our faculty members make the B.A. (Hons.) (G.A.) programme one of its kind in Asia


Please visit our faculty page for detailed information:


Is there a provision of Optional Language Training?

Students can opt for an additional Intensive Foreign Language Training Certificate after graduation to be eligible for applying to foreign universities for a Masters’ degree.

Added value: Students secure work placements in embassies, government departments and nongovernmental organisations such as Amnesty International, UN offices.

How does the progression from B.A. (Hons.) (G.A.) to M.A. (D.L.B.) happen?

B.A. (Hons.) (G.A.) students who graduate at the end of 3 years will have a special opportunity to progress directly to JSIA’s Masters in Diplomacy, Law & Business - M.A. (DLB) programme, subject to high meritorious academic performance in the B.A. (Hons.) (G.A.). Those who progress to the M.A. (DLB) can opt for a second M.A. from Queen Mary University of London, UK; University of Leeds, UK; or University of Warsaw, Poland.

What are the entry requirements for this course?

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What is the course structure?

Please refer to the JSIA website for complete course structure:

How is the assessment done?

Modes of assessment on this course comprise practically-oriented assignments such as reports, presentations, portfolios comprising blog entries and other forms of reflective writing, briefing papers, individual and group research projects, and case studies.

This is in addition to essays and subjective written examinations.

What are the career opportunities available?

A Career Director assists students in finding the right internships in the United Nations system, other internships in the United Nations system, other intergovernmental, regional non-governmental organisations, financial institutions, think tanks and diplomatic missions. The curriculum of the B.A. (Hons.) (G.A.) includes a mandatory guided internship requirement that prepares students for career in the multiple opportunities afforded by ever-expanding career streams like Peace and Conflict Resolution, International Justice, International Economic Development, Humanitarian Relief, Human Rights Advocacy, Political and Economic Risk Analysis etc. Graduates of JSIA go on to become versatile international affairs professionals.

What kinds of international collaborations does JSIA have?

As part of your studies, you have opportunities to engage with serving and former diplomats and other practitioners in international negotiation, both on and off-campus. Opportunities also exist for study abroad in Europe, Asia, and Africa.

JSIA provides students with the opportunity to be taught by world renowned professors from prestigious international institutions. JSIA has a number of student exchange programmes with some of the top schools in international affairs. These include Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA), U.S.A.; Bush School of Government and Public Service, Texas A&M University, U.S.A.; School of International Service, American University, U.S.A.; Ryerson University, Canada; Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Wroclaw, Poland; Centre for European Studies, Katholieke Universitet (KU), Leuven, Belgium; Faculty of Humanities, Leiden University, The Netherlands; National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan; Kyung Hee University, South Korea; and Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan.

B.A. (Hons.) (G.A.) students can also study at Oxford University for summer school. Students also have the option of studying at Carleton University, Canada to earn a second Bachelor’s Degree in Global and International Studies through academic collaboration with JSIA.

How to apply for B.A. (Hons.) (G.A.)?

Please visit the ‘How to Apply’ section on our website:

What are the specific Scholarships available to a Student?

O.P. Jindal Outstanding Merit Scholarships. The top five JSAT scorers who enroll in the B.A. (Hons.) (G.A.) programme will be awarded the O.P. Jindal Outstanding Merit Scholarship of variable amount.


Shallu Jindal Outstanding Women Scholarships. The aim of the scholarship, which is of variable amount, is to nurture, encourage and support outstanding women to enter the field of international studies.


Savitri Jindal Merit-cum-Means Fellowships. This fellowship is for outstanding students who may not otherwise be able to afford the full fees of the B.A. (Hons.) (G.A.).


Naveen Jindal Young Global Scholarships. The aim of the scholarship, which is of variable amount, is to nurture, encourage and support young global leaders. It will be awarded on the basis of an independent selection process, which includes an assessment of the candidates grades in his/her 10+2 level of schooling or its equivalent, extra- curricular achievements etc.


Haryana Domicile. Meritorious Haryana domicile students qualify for fee concessions to study at JSIA.