Full form of MA is Master of Arts. Master of Arts is a post-graduation level course which is usually of two years duration. Candidates who possess a graduation degree can only pursue an MA course.
MA is a specialised course in which aspirants are offered in-depth knowledge of the discipline they have selected. Candidates can pursue MA as a full time course or even as a part time course. MA courses are also offered by many colleges in the correspondence or distance mode.
Here we will be talking about MA courses offered in Humanities stream. Aspirants can pursue an MA course under various specialisations such as:
Different languages (English, French, German, Hindi, Spanish, Chinese/ Mandarin, Greek, Latin)
Library and Information Science