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Azim Premji University is deeply committed to having a diverse student profile and the admissions process aims to select candidates who show evidence of:

  • A deep desire to contribute towards education and development in India.
  • Demonstrated independence of thought.
  • Value orientation that is geared towards creating a just, equitable, humane and sustainable society.
Programmes Duration Eligibility
Master of Arts in Education
--Curriculum and Pedagogy
--Early Childhood Education
--School Organization, Leadership and Management --Teacher Professional Development
2 Years

-Bachelor's Degree in any discipline (including Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, Engineering, Medicine, Agriculture, Environmental Sciences, Commerce, Management, etc.) from a recognized University.

-Undergraduate students who are appearing for their final year examinations and completing their graduation on or before September 2017 are also eligible to apply. The offer of provisional admission is valid only on successful completion of graduation.

Candidates with work experience are actively encouraged to apply

Master of Arts in Development
--Public Health
--Law, Governance and Policy
Master of Arts in Public Policy and Governance
LL.M. in Law and Development 1 Year Bachelor of Laws degree (LL.B. 3years / 5 years) from a recognised University in India or abroad.

Candidates with relevant work experience are strongly encouraged to apply.

*Students can pursue a balanced general programme as well, without opting for any Specialization. Specializations indicated above may undergo a change; there could be additional specialzations on offer / some could be dropped due to several factors.

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  • Living aspiration, friendship and love through music make life at Azim Premji University beautiful. Here I found freedom in belonging

    Ritu Gopal
    M.A. in Development I Class of 2014

  • If only life itself was amazing as it is at Azim Premji University. Or perhaps henceforth we could make it.

    Lavanya Murali
    M.A. in Education I Class of 2014

  • The intellectual storehouse that are the students and the faculty. Something we could tap into any time and come out satisfied and stimulated.

    R. Sridhar Rao
    M.A. in Development I Class of 2014

  • It was in Gudalur, an amazing landscape in the Nilgiri district of Tamil Nadu, that I did my two week field immersion. The exposure to the vast share of unseen indigenous knowledge and culture of the Adivasi community in Gudalur was an exciting experience.

    Vijitha Rajan
    M.A. in Education | Class of 2012