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"AMRITA" is established under section 3 of UGC ACT 1956

Career Options

This program prepares the graduates for a plethora of job opportunities as : Faculty in Universities, Spiritual and psychological Counsellors in government and corporate / industry, Professionals in the field of publishing, Executives in business and management, Human resources Specialists, Community organizers and work in public relations, Health and Environmental Consultants, Social Workers and Journalists.

Curriculum

Semester I
Course code Course Title L T P Credits Nature
17PHL501 Introduction to Philosophical Thinking in India and Europe 4 0 0 4 Core
17PHL502 Indian Theories of Knowledge 4 0 0 4 Core
17PHL503 Principles of Indian Metaphysics 4 0 0 4 Core
17PHL504 Aspects of Western Metaphysics 4 0 0 4 Core
  Elective I 3 0 0 3 Elective
             
             
Semester II
Course code Subject Name L T P Credits Nature
17PHL512 Logic and Critical Thinking in Indian Philosophy 4 0 0 4 Core
17PHL513 Logic and Epistemology in European Thought 4 0 0 4 Core
17PHL514 Moral Philosophy in India 4 0 0 4 Core
17PHL511 Introduction to Western Moral Philosophy 4 0 0 4 Core
  Elective II 3 0 0 3 Elective
  Elective III 3 0 0 3 Elective
Semester III
Course code Subject Name L T P Credits Nature
17PHL601 Philosophy of Mind (East and West) 4 0 0 4 Core
17PHL602 Social and Political Philosophy in India 4 0 0 4 Core
  Elective IV 3 0 0 3 Elective
  Elective V 3 0 0 3 Elective
  Elective VI 3 0 0 3 Elective
Semester IV
Subject Name L T P Credits Nature
Elective VII 3 0 0 3 Elective
Elective VIII 3 0 0 3 Elective
Dissertation       10 Core
           
           
           
Total 74

List of Electives

Course code Subject Name L T P Credits Nature
17PHL534 Indian Philosophy of Language 3 0 0 3 D/E
17PHL533 Ecology, Philosophy and Environmental Ethics 3 0 0 3 D/E
17PHL531 Aesthetics (Indian and Western) 3 0 0 3 D/E
17PHL537 Philosophy of Science 3 0 0 3 D/E
17PHL538 Philosophy of Tantra 3 0 0 3 D/E
Sl.No. Subject Name L T P Credits Nature
17PHL536 Philosophy of Advaita Vedanta 3 0 0 3 D/E
17PHL540 Yoga Philosophy 3 0 0 3 D/E
17PHL539 South Indian Philosophy 3 0 0 3 D/E
17PHL532 Contemporary Indian Thought 3 0 0 3 D/E
17PHL535 Indian Philosophy of Religion 3 0 0 3 D/E