MA in Gender Studies

MA in Gender Studies

2 years

Gender Study is a growing subject all over the world due to the Inclusion of Women and Women Empowerment, Gender issues etc. Moreover, this field of study opens an arena to create right based Gender just societies all over the world. Interested students can study this subject for shaping their future career.

Students can take admission in this Master level Program from various disciplines such as Medicine, Engineering, Humanities and Social Sciences, Pure Science, Agriculture, Forestry and so on. This discipline has a scope for further study and research area in the Scandinavian Countries, Netherlands, the EU Countries, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

There is already a partial introduction of Gender Studies in 10+2 Higher Secondary School Curriculum. In accordance to it, T.U is going to introduce the under graduate level course for Gender Studies, very soon and is in the process of syllabus designing. Moreover, Gender Studies, as a paper is introduced in the Masters Level of various subjects like English, Rural Development, Population Studies, Sociology and Anthropology, to name a few.

Therefore, this subject has a potential Job market in Tribhuvan University for Teaching and Research, and various ministries of Nepal Government, Security Organs of the Government (Military, Armed Police and Nepal Police), INGOs, NGOs, Multi Governmental Organizations like ICIMOD and Multinational Organizations such as the UN Systems, diplomatic corps etc.


The candidate applying for admissions to the MA in Gender Studies program must have successfully completed the Bachelor Level of study in any discipline or any equivalent course from any board or university recognized by Tribhuvan University.