P.G.D.P.C.H.S.P. Post Graduate Diploma in Philosophy of Communal Harmony and Social Peace l Intake : 60

Programme Approved by the Savitribai Phule Pune University (Former Pune University)

Objective of the Course

This Diploma course aims to take a look at:

  • The nature of Indian society
  • The philosophical/ideological principles behind its social structure
  • The factors that have caused or contributed to communal riots and social violence
  • Their impact on individual and social life, on trade, industry and workers
  • The observations and suggestions of some of the commissions of inquiry
  • The legal provisions and governmental schemes


1 Year (Part – Time Evening Programme)

Highlights of the course

  • Can be completed along with any other fulltime Master Programme.
  • Exposure to Industry through Industrial tours and visits.
  • Experienced Faculties and expert from Industry.
  • ICT supported and project based learning.
  • Fully furnished Library with e-learning resources


  • Graduate from any discipline shall be eligible for admission to the Course.

Admission Procedure

  • On Merit basis.

Examination Pattern

  • For each theory paper there will be annual examination of 80 marks and 20 marks for internal assessment.
  • Dissertation of 200 marks is compulsory.
  • Minimum number of marks for passing 40% in each paper.
  • Minimum number of marks for passing 40% in each paper.


Paper Subject
I Indian Society and Social Reform
II Contemporary Indian Society and the Concept of Peace
III Critique of Communal Violence
IV Communal Harmony and Peace: Conceptual and Practical Aspects
V Dissertation