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Enrollment Closed, Next Batch July 2024
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31 August 2025
105 weeks
18-20 hours per week

(₹ 60,000 p.a.)

NALSAR University Of Law
EBC Learning

NALSAR’s 2-year M.A. in Corporate Law programme, launched in collaboration with EBC Learning, is like no other. It is a comprehensive educational initiative focused on equipping participants with in-depth knowledge and exposure to practical expertise in the field of corporate law. This programme aims to provide a solid foundation in corporate legal principles, governance structures, regulatory compliance, and emerging trends, enabling participants to excel in their careers while contributing to the success of corporations and businesses.

Taught by industry experts and professionals, it is a comprehensive and rigorous programme on corporate law that gets you ahead, covering theoretical, critical and practical training in corporate law. Through this programme, we aim to provide participants with deep knowledge and a holistic understanding of the corporate legal landscape.

The programme contains 12 courses given below.

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Course List


Introduction to Law and Legal Methods

This course provides a comprehensive overview of corporate law. Learn how to read and apply legal materials, navigate sources of law, and access relevant resources.
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2 September 2023 - 31 August 2025


Fundamentals of Corporate Law

Study the various business organisation forms (sole proprietorship, partnership, LLP, cooperative society, and company), CSR policies, incorporation procedures, and the winding up and dissolution processes of a company.
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2 September 2023 - 31 August 2025


Administration of Company

This course covers director roles, compliance, and corporate governance. It explores shareholder litigation, derivative and class action suits, and emphasises the importance of corporate meetings for effective decision-making.
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2 September 2023 - 31 August 2025


Law of Contract

Explore contract components, validity challenges, performance, remedies, and concepts like indemnity, guarantee, bailment, and pledge in this unique course.
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2 September 2023 - 31 August 2025


Law of Investment and Foreign Exchange

This course equips learners with concepts of securities and navigates into the private equity industry. Gain insights into foreign transactions and international trade law.
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2 September 2023 - 31 August 2025


Capital Markets

Gain a comprehensive overview of Indian capital market regulations. Topics include SEBI's powers, resource mobilisation, listing/delisting, and takeover regulations.
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2 September 2023 - 31 August 2025


Mergers, Amalgamations and Acquisitions

Learn the various aspects of M&A, including the structuring of an M&A transaction, emerging trends and associated tax implications.
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22 July 2024 - 31 August 2025


Law of Taxation

Master the intricacies of tax law and unlock a world of financial understanding. Explore fiscal federalism, tax interpretation, direct and indirect taxation, and international tax concepts.
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22 July 2024 - 31 August 2025


Competition Law and Economics

Explore the intricate world of competition law and gain a comprehensive understanding of its principles, regulations, and enforcement mechanisms in this immersive course designed for legal professionals and business enthusiasts.
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22 July 2024 - 31 August 2025


Insolvency Law and Bankruptcy

Often business entities find it difficult to file an insolvency application before the NCLT. This intense course on IBC Practice covers various aspects of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016, including the filing procedure.
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22 July 2024 - 31 August 2025


Banking and Finance Law

Gain a comprehensive understanding of banking and finance operations in India. Explore key topics including regulations, loans, debentures, and negotiable instruments.
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22 July 2024 - 31 August 2025


Labour and Employment Laws

Explore India's complex labour and employment laws, in a simplified manner, covering topics like constitutional rights, industrial relations, wages, strikes and layoffs, and workplace safety. Gain vital knowledge to ensure legal compliance and navigate the complexities of employment.
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22 July 2024 - 31 August 2025

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Who Should Take This Programme?

Law Students and Recent Law Graduates, Lawyers, In-House Counsels, Legal Professionals who wish to switch to corporate practice or looking to kickstart a career as Transactional Lawyers, Chartered Accountants, Company Secretaries, Cost & Work Accountants, Government Officials, Academicians, Managers, Chief Executive Officers, Company Directors, Prospective Entrepreneurs, may take this course. The course would help launch law students into a career in corporate law and help practitioners develop their corporate law practice. Business professionals, advisors and managers interested in a detailed legal understanding of corporate affairs may take this course to hone their legal skills.


E-Books Access from EBC Reader

Companies Act Company Law Competition Law Contract
Precedents Insolvency DD Entrepreneurs
FDI Business Opportunity Insider Trading Insolvency
Merger Control Partnership Reform Decade Fictions
Internships Conveyancing IBC Bare Act Competition Bare Act
Drafting Contracts

Programme Leadership

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K. Vidyullatha Reddy

Registrar, NALSAR University of Law

Before joining NALSAR University of Law, K. Vidyullatha Reddy worked as in-charge Principal of Manair Law College, Khammam for four years, while also serving as a law teacher at the same institute. This prior experience shapes her perception of administrative work as an integral part of her official duties. Currently, she holds the position of Chairperson of the Post Graduate Legal Education Centre and Convener of the Moot Court Committee, actively participating in the administration of legal education institutions. In the past, she has also worked as Convener of the University examination committee.

Actively involved in organising various training programs and conferences on behalf of the University, she has coordinated training programs for advocates, including those funded by the Ministry of Law of Justice and Ministry of Environment and Forests. She has also facilitated the South India law teachers training program in association with the British Council and month-long training programs for advocates aspiring to be judges. Additionally, she took the lead in coordinating the International Conference on consumer law in association with the International Association of Consumer Law, marking the first-ever conference of the organisation in India.

Her passion for setting up the legal aid cell and coordinating its activities is evident through her involvement in outreach programs and the establishment of legal aid clinics within and outside the University.

Outside of her academic pursuits, she enjoys indulging in nonacademic interests, such as watching regional politics and Telugu movies.

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Juhi Roy

Partner, Petkar Legal

Juhi Roy has previously worked as a Senior Associate in the General Corporate team of Argus Partners, Kolkata. She has also worked with Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, Mumbai; Network 18 Media and Investments Limited, Mumbai; Wadia Ghandy & Co., Mumbai; and SA Partners, Mumbai.

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Pradyumna Anil Purohit

Instructor & Editor, EBC Learning

Pradyumna is a Course Author, Instructional Designer, and Innovator at EBC Learning. He is also the Chief Academic Consultant at Mahatma Gandhi Centre for Peace Studies, O.P. Jindal Global University. He was formerly an Assistant Professor at Jindal Global Law School.


NALSAR University Instructors

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Dr V. Kesava Rao

Adjunct Professor, NALSAR University

Prof. Kesava Rao obtained M.L. and Ph.D. from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. He was awarded Gold Medals being University First in B.L., M.L., Ph.D., and also bestowed with Best Researcher Award for Ph.D thesis on 'Legality of Claims in Commercial Advertisements'. He has more than 40 years of teaching and research experience.

He was the former Vice-Chancellor of DSNLU, Visakhapatnam and NUSRL, Ranchi. His specialisation is Commercial Law and Law of Evidence. He authored the book CONTRACTS: CASES AND MATERIALS (published by LexisNexis) and edited the 18th edition of WOODROFF and AMIR ALI'S Law of Evidence, 20th edition of SARKAR's Law of Evidence, and edited publications of DSNLU, Visakhapatnam and NUSRL, Ranchi.

He served as Additional Professor of Law at NLSIU,Bengaluru, Registrar of CNLU, Patna and Coordinator (Academic Affairs) at NLUO, Cuttack. Besides being Principal of Dr. B.R.Ambedkar College of Law, Andhra University.

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Dr T. Raghavendra Rao

Assistant Professor, NALSAR University of law

Before joining NALSAR, Dr T. Raghavendra Rao had worked as a faculty member at NUJS, Kolkata, M.S. University of Baroda, and ICFAI University. With over 20 years of teaching and research experience, he specialises in Environmental Law and Family Law. Furthermore, he has a strong academic background, having published articles and papers in reputable law journals, and actively participated and presented papers in numerous National and International Conferences.

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Dr A. Sridhar

Assistant Professor, NALSAR University of Law

Dr A. Sridhar is an Assistant Professor at NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad. Before joining NALSAR, he practised as a Company Secretary for a decade, where he handled various corporate law issues. He has done his LL.M from NALSAR University of Law and his Ph.D. in Law from Osmania University on the Topic “Competition Issues in Air Transportation Sector and Indian Aviation Policy: A Critical Analysis”. He worked as a Part-Time Lecturer at PG College of Law, Osmania University, Basheerbagh, Hyderabad. He edited two books, namely “Corporate Laws: The Challenges of 21st Century” and “Recent Trends in Corporate Laws: Impact on Socio-Economic Development in India”. He published 12 articles and presented 21 research papers at the national level, 9 research papers at International Level Seminars and participated in 4 International and National Seminars. Acted as a resource person for the technical session on “Inclusive growth and Various dimensions” at UGC-ICSSR Sponsored Two Day Global Seminar on “Dr. B.R.Ambedkar & Constitutionalism” held in the Year 2018 conducted by Department of Law, OU and also acted as resource person for the “National Symposium on Consumerism, Consumer Citizenship and Sustainable Consumption” conducted by Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad held in the year 2020.

He is the resource person for the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) for EDP and MSOP Programme conducted by the Institute. He is also resource person for Few Courses in Corporate Law Regime at Symbiosis Law School Hyderabad. He has given guest Lectures on various topics relating to corporate laws and Commercial Drafting etc., at multiple Institutions/Organisations like MSME Facilitation Center, Hyderabad, Government of India, KL University, Symbiosis Law School Hyderabad and Other Institutions.

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Ishita Das

Assistant Professor, NALSAR University of Law

Ishita Das is Assistant Professor of Law and her academic interests include International Space Law, Cyber Law, International Environmental Law, International Trade Law, and Business Law. She has completed her undergraduate training from National Law University, Jodhpur, specialising in Business Law. After her graduation, she has been associated with a think-tank, head-quartered in the UK, working on diverse issues ranging from trade policy and sustainability to foreign policy and public health. She has also worked with the Central Government working on areas concerning violence against women and the Right to Information in Delhi. Subsequently, she pursued LL.M. from The W.B. National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata, specialising in Corporate and Commercial Law. She was also the Gold-Medalist of her batch, winning several gold medals based on her academic performance. She has an academic experience of about 2 years wherein she has taught courses such as Cyber Law, and Law and Justice in a Globalizing World, among others, to both undergraduate and graduate students at the National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam. Subsequently, she joined Amity Law School, Noida, as Assistant Professor – I, wherein she taught courses such as Information Technology Law, and International Environmental Law, inter alia. In her free time, she likes to play basketball, paint or sketch, and write poems or short stories.

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Poosarla Bayola Kiran

Assistant Professor, NALSAR University of Law

Poosarla Bayola Kiran graduated from Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University (DSNLU), Visakhapatnam with Seven Gold Medals. Apart from being the best outgoing student, he has also secured Gold Medals in Constitutional Law, Corporate Laws, Law of Banking, Labour Laws, Criminal Law and History. He completed LL.M (Business Laws) from Andhra University with Distinction. He cleared UGC-NET in December, 2015. He also has a PG Diploma in Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy from Andhra University. His areas of interest are Sports Law, Jurisprudence, Corporate Laws and Constitutional Law. Before joining NALSAR he worked as Assistant Professor in DSNLU and School of Law, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam.

Recently he submitted Ph.D. Thesis titled ‘Resolving Sport Disputes Through Judicial Intervention with Special Emphasis on Selection Disputes: A Juristic Study’ at Dr. B.R. Ambedkar College of Law, Andhra University.

EBC Learning Instructors

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Abhinandan Malik

Editor Publications & Director, EBC Learning

Abhinandan Malik is Editor (Publications) & Director at EBC, India's top law publisher. He is a graduate of NALSAR University of Law with an LLM from the University of Toronto. He has 10+ years of editorial experience, conceptualising, guiding and editing publications at EBC.


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Pradyumna Anil Purohit

Instructor & Editor, EBC Learning

Pradyumna is a Course Author, Instructional Designer, and Innovator at EBC Learning. He is also the Chief Academic Consultant at Mahatma Gandhi Centre for Peace Studies, O.P. Jindal Global University. He was formerly an Assistant Professor at Jindal Global Law School.


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Juhi Roy

Partner, Petkar Legal

Juhi Roy has previously worked as a Senior Associate in the General Corporate team of Argus Partners, Kolkata. She has also worked with Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, Mumbai; Network 18 Media and Investments Limited, Mumbai; Wadia Ghandy & Co., Mumbai; and SA Partners, Mumbai.

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Dr Charu Mathur

Instructor, EBC Learning & AOR, Supreme Court

Dr Charu Mathur is an Advocate on Record with the Supreme Court of India. She has over 20+ years of rich and diverse expertise in corporate, commercial, civil, criminal and constitutional law matters.


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Dr Pratima Narayan

Advocate & Mediator, Co-founder, Techlawlogi Consulting LLP

Dr Pratima Narayan has served the legal academia for over 20 years as a visiting faculty at various reputed law schools and business schools. Her expertise lies in areas of commercial contracts, consumer law, e-commerce and Intellectual Property Rights.


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Dr Aanchal M Dua

Instructor & Senior Consultant, EBC Learning

Dr Aanchal M Dua is an academician at heart and comes with more than 16 years of experience in the area of Legal Education and Research. She specialises in Business/Corporate Law, Industrial Law, International Law and IPRs.


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Victor Nayak

Assistant Professor of Law, University of Engineering and Management

Victor started his academic career with the Institute of Law, Nirma University as an Assistant Professor in 2012 followed by the School of Law, Galgotias University in 2015.


Programme Contributors

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Abhishek Sharma

Partner, Dentons LinkLegal

Abhishek Sharma has over 13 years of experience in handling disputes concerning the aviation sector (including airports) and civil and commercial disputes in various fora, including the Supreme Court of India. Previously, he was an associate in the law chambers of Mr Arun Jaitley, Senior Advocate.


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Adhiraj Gupta

Former Principal Associate, J. Sagar Associates

Adhiraj Gupta, MCL (Cambridge), B.A.LL.B(H) (National Law University, Odisha) is a qualified lawyer and registered attorney in India. He has practised primarily in the areas of mergers & acquisitions and general corporate commercial law with two premier Indian law firms—JSA and Luthra & Luthra Law Offices, India. In his 7 years of post-qualification experience, he has represented domestic and international clients in cross-borders M&A transactions, advising on foreign direct investments, joint ventures and exchange control laws.

Adhiraj has also advised international businesses in establishing operations in India and on various aspects of Indian law, including laws relating to information technology, data protection, consumer protection and insolvency. He has conducted lectures on a variety of corporate and commercial laws in several law schools in India, and serves as an Associate Editor of Cambridge Law Review and an editor of the blog run by the Centre for Corporate Law, National Law University, Odisha. He is a citizen of India and speaks fluent English, Hindi and Bengali.

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Aditya Singh Chandel

Partner, AZB & Partners

Aditya Singh Chandel has over 19 years of experience and specialises in Direct and Indirect Taxation, Income Tax Laws, International Tax, Goods and Services Tax, Foreign Trade Policy and Customs Law.


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Akshay Sreevatsa

Senior Legal Specialist, Legal Academic, Kaleyra

Akshay Sreevatsa is a graduate of the National Law School of India (2011) and has earned his LL.M. from the University of California, Berkeley, with a specialisation in Public International Law. Akshay is a middle-stage aspiring academic and research scholar, having taught at various universities across India, and through this experience is highly receptive and enthusiastic about all fields of law, and teaching them physically and electronically at such places as NLSIU, NLU Delhi, and conducts law and literature classes pro bono as well, for interested students, and is also the co-chief editor & creator of India's first Legal Citation Manual, freely available at He lives in Bangalore with his Rhodesia Ridgeback, Slash, his Doberman, Trigger, and his numerous golf sets.

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Animesh Sinha

Partner, Animesh Sinha & Partners

Animesh Sinha has over 15 years of experience and has previously worked at Karanjawala & Co. He specialises in insurance law and his services have been retained by several insurers, top companies and other insurance intermediaries in India.


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Avinash Sharma

AOR, Supreme Court

Avinash Sharma is an Advocate-on-Record at the Supreme Court of India with 17+ years experience in Competition, Litigation and Arbitration. He has successfully settled over 70 cases while acting as a DHCLSC Mediator.


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Badrinath Srinivasan

Senior Manager (Legal), Directorate General of Hydrocarbons under MOPNG

Badrinath Srinivasan has over 15 years experience in contract-related issues and handling high-stakes international arbitrations and litigations in the petroleum exploration and production sector.


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Chhavi Pande

Principal Associate Litigation, Khurana & Khurana, Advocates and IP Attorneys

Chhavi Pande is a seasoned Principal Associate specializing in litigation within the banking and labor law sectors. With over 17 years of legal experience, she has handled a diverse range of cases including banking law, cyber laws, labor law, employment matters, family disputes, consumer disputes, criminal law, and POSH (Prevention of Sexual Harassment) cases. Additionally, Chhavi has extensive expertise in contract drafting and vetting, specifically in intellectual property laws, non-disclosure agreements, and lease agreements. She is also a recognized POSH Trainer, providing training and conducting workshops on workplace sexual harassment prevention and redressal. Chhavi's knowledge extends to various areas of law, and she actively contributes through her writings, blogs, and articles on POSH Act and other legal topics.

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Hemant Batra

Senior Legal Consultant, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

Hemant Batra is also the founder of Kaden Boriss, an international business law firm, and holds the position of vice-president at SAARCLAW. As a due diligence expert, he has written articles and authored books on the subject.


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Ketan Mukhija

Partner, Dentons LinkLegal

Ketan has over 17 years of extensive experience in corporate restructurings, investment transactions, private equity, banking and finance, energy and infrastructure, real estate, telecommunications, and capital markets.


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Nilanjan Sen

Senior Partner, Seven Seas Partners LLP

Nilanjan practises litigation and is a specialist in writs, corporate, arbitration and ADR, consumer, civil, criminal and environment with over 10 years of professional experience.


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Tarun Mathur

Counsel, Huntsman Corporation & Director (Legal Department), PwC

Tarun Mathur has 10+ years of law firm, regulatory and consulting experience. He has worked with SEBI (Corporate Restructuring and Corporate Issues and Listing), in Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas and in Trilegal.


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Tishampati Sen

AOR, Supreme Court

Tishampati is an Advocate on Record at the Supreme Court with over 13 years experience. He started his career by working at J Sagar Associates. He then joined Mr Gopal Subramanium’s chamber and thereafter set up his own practice.


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Dr Yugank Goyal

Associate Professor, FLAME University

Dr Yugank Goyal is an Associate Professor of Public Policy. Earlier he taught at Jindal Global Law School. His tryst with the Economics of Competition Law began while studying Masters at Erasmus University Rotterdam, where later, he also pursued his PhD in law and economics.





Upon completion of this programme, you will receive an M.A. in Corporate Law Degree from NALSAR University of Law.

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  • What is EBC Learning?

    EBC Learning is the educational arm of Eastern Book Company, a 80+ year-old company and India’s leading law publisher and provider of legal textbooks, EBC Reader, EBC Webstore, EBC Explorer, Supreme Court Cases (SCC) and SCC Online.
  • About NALSAR University of Law

    NALSAR University of Law was established by Act No. 34 of 1998 to provide comprehensive legal education and to promote quality researches in the discipline of law and allied subjects both in regular as well as distance mode. Ever since its establishment, it has emerged as one of the preferred destinations for bright students from across India. It has been accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade (‘A++’ grade as per new grading system) with 3.60 CGPA out of 4.00 which is the highest score among all the National Law Schools and Law Colleges in the country.
  • Is there an entrance test required for enrollment?

    No, the admission to the Programme is on a rolling basis.
  • What are the minimum technical requirements?

    Students who enrol are expected to have basic knowledge of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and computer applications. Everyone should have a working webcam and microphone (either inbuilt or external). It is advised to have good internet speed. It is important to note that the EBC Learning LMS can be accessed through laptops or desktops via an internet browser such as Google Chrome. The platform is not compatible with mobile devices.
  • In addition to the sessions, how many hours of study are required for each credit?

    Students are expected to put in at least 30 hours of study for each credit.
  • Is attendance mandatory for the programme?

    Yes, attendance is mandatory. Only candidates who have the prerequisite of 75% attendance in the Personal Contact Programme (PCP) sessions shall be allowed to appear for the End Semester Examination.
  • How will the evaluation be conducted for the programme? Will there be an examination at the end?

    Your evaluation for the programme will be based on various components. The evaluation will consist of assignments/projects/case studies, an end-semester examination, and a dissertation. For the assignments/projects/case studies, they will contribute 30 marks towards your final evaluation. The end-semester examination will contribute 70 marks towards your final evaluation. Additionally, there is a dissertation component with a maximum score of 200 marks. The evaluation for the dissertation will be divided into two parts: the written report (150 marks) and the viva-voce examination (50 marks).
  • What is the minimum score to obtain a master’s degree?

    In order to obtain a master’s degree, a candidate should obtain a minimum of 50% marks or the equivalent grade, which is B, in every subject and the dissertation. In addition to achieving the minimum grade, you are also required to submit the assignments/projects/case studies as prescribed.
  • What happens if I don't score 50%?

    If a student fails to score a minimum of 50%, they can apply for re-evaluation by submitting a written request along with the re-evaluation fee within 15 days of result declaration. The paper will be sent to a different subject expert, and the re-evaluation results will be communicated within 45 days. A change in the original score will only be made if there is a difference of FIVE marks or more. The re-evaluation result is final, and no further appeals will be entertained.
  • Are M.A. degree holders eligible for Ph.D. programs at NALSAR and other institutions?

    With regard to Ph.D. Admissions, candidates with an M.A. Degree are eligible for Ph.D. programmes at NALSAR as per the present rules, but in case of other institutions, it will be as per their eligibility criteria. Generally, a degree awarded in the ODL mode is considered equal to a regular degree.