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CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

in POLITICS

One-year full time

MASTERS PROGRAM IN GOVERNMENT
MPG-12 (2016-17)

HISTORY
• MIT School Of Government is the first
institute of its kind to initiate a Leadership
Program on Politics & various facets of
Government in June 2005.
• Inaugurated at the hands of then Vice

President of India, Late Shri. Bhairon Singh
Shekhawat on June 07, 2005
• Mr. T. N. Seshan (former CEC) is its first

Chairman and Chief Mentor.

WHY MIT-SOG ?
•India being a young & vibrant democracy where majority of its
population is under 35 years of age. The country looks forward to
young & educated leaders who make this nation a global super power.
•We find more and more youngsters embracing politics as a profession
and politics itself has become very competitive.
•Today, various developed economies look
consultation on different international issues.

towards

India

for

•As the days progress the demand for highly qualified young
intellectuals in Indian politics & various sectors of the government are
bound to increase.

OBJECTIVE
•To create knowledge driven leaders for India who can put our nation on
the path of relentless growth.
• To create professionals who can effectively and efficiently enhance the
functioning of the government.
•To educate people on various facets of the functioning of the
government at various levels – right from Panchayat to State Legislature
to Parliament.
•To provide knowledge and bridge the gap between the functioning of
the corporate, co-operatives, social organization and government.

VISION

Prof. Rahul V. Karad
Founder & Dean, MIT-SOG
Founder Convenor, BCS
Foundation
Vice President, MAEER’s
MIT Group of Institutions

Course Syllabus: MPG-11

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FACILITATION METHODOLOGY
• Experiential Learning
• Case Study

• Leadership Exercises
• Discussions and Seminars
• Role-plays
• Pedagogical Teaching
• Interactive Sessions with Eminent Leaders

• Visiting Faculty Lectures

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BEHAVIOURAL ASPECTS

Analyzing Political, Social, Business

Creative Leadership

Leaders

Indian Philosophy & Leadership

Understanding dynamics of

Crisis in Leadership

Leadership

Leadership & Democracy

Strategic and Political Leadership

Dynamics of Power & Leadership

Ethics & Leadership

Social Entrepreneurship

Power & Negotiation

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FUTURE PROSPECTS
The career prospects for the students who graduate from MIT School of
Government are excellent i) Students of this course can look forward to work with leading political
leaders, social leaders and various government bodies as Functional
Advisors, Strategists and Policy Makers. As back office executives in Political
Parties. As Political Analysts & Election Consultants etc.
ii) Students interested in actively pursuing politics, for them the course is
an eye opener as we are exposing them to all the facets of government &
nuances of politics in India as well as providing them with the much-needed
global exposure.
iii) Several leading corporate houses having social wings are interested in
recruiting people with this kind of exposure. A career in NGOs as Consultant
or at the Advisory level is also a very good option.

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FUTURE PROSPECTS

Contd.

iv) This program also develops entrepreneurial spirit - Conceptualize and
establish one’s own NGO or political party to transform specific areas in the
socio-political arena.

v) Networking of these students with their colleagues within the class as well
as the networking they develop in due course of time with the guest & eminent
faculties coming to deliver the lectures or while doing field projects and
Internship in Political, Social and other sectors also generates immense
opportunities in terms of career growth in related areas.
vi) Pursue a career as a Freelancer in the field of Media or P.R

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COURSE FEE
The Program Fee comprises of two components COURSE FEE (mandatory) and OPTIONAL
COURSE FEE:
•Rs. 2,50,000/- Payable in 2 installments (it includes cost of field visits, National Study Tour,
Course material & laptop offered by the institute). The selected Applicants for MPG-12 need
to pay the first installment of course fee i.e. Rs. 1,00,000/- to be paid as informed to the
candidate. (Rs. 25000/- non-refundable in case of withdrawal of admission on or before July
31, 2016)

OPTIONAL:
•2-WEEK INTERNATIONAL STUDY TOUR fee will be charged on actual basis.
•HOSTEL FEE Rs.30,000/- per participant on sharing basis (inclusive of Boarding charges
only). Facilities available till the commencement of the International Study Tour.

FOR MORE DETAILS
visit us at www.mitsog.org
email us at admissions@mitsog.org
Call 9850897039, 7720061611

020-30273613