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MPGD Syllabus ( Master in Population Gender and Development)

Master of Population gender and development studies is a program run by Pokhara University. It is two years program which was designed to produce qualified development professionals in the fields of Population, Gender and Development. Hence, the syllabus is more focused on development issues and practical skills with courses that are using analytical tools for sound analytical skills, Specialization and research works. It integrates the multidisciplinary fields such as Mathematics, Humanities and Political Science.

mpgd Syllabus - PU (Pokhara)

It is two years four semesters program of Pokhara University. Curriculum is divided into core areas of five subjects, multidisciplinary area three subjects, analytical three subjects, specialized area six courses and research area based on internship and dissertation.

Semester Subject Credit Hour Code
1 Introduction to Population Studies N/A N/A
1 Fundamentals of Economics N/A N/A
1 Evolution and Development of Gender Studies N/A N/A
1 Principles of Development Studies N/A N/A
1 Statistics and Mathematics N/A N/A
2 Gender, Environment and Development N/A N/A
2 Gender, Poverty and Development N/A N/A
2 Decentralization and Local Governance N/A N/A
2 Migration and Urbanization N/A N/A
2 Research Methodology N/A N/A
3 Economic Development and Planning N/A N/A
3 Contemporary Population, Health and Gender Issues N/A N/A
3 Development Policies and Programmes N/A N/A
3 Demography of Nepal N/A N/A
3 Methods of Population and Gender Analysis N/A N/A
3 Internship N/A N/A
4 Human Development N/A N/A
4 Project Management N/A N/A
4 Fundamentals of Human Rights N/A N/A
4 Guided Readings N/A N/A
4 Information Technology for Social Sciences N/A N/A
4 Dissertation N/A N/A