Careers prospects

Career Prospects

Electoral Politics being the ultimate objective where in every student aspires to contest elections at some level in our democratic system. There are plenty of opportunities in the offices of Members of Parliament, Speakers, Chief Ministers & Members of various State Legislative Assemblies. Also opportunities in functional politics as - Political Analyst, Policy Research Associate, Politcal Consultant, Political Strategist, Constituency manager, Election & Campaign manager, Media Analyst, Elections Analyst, Public Relations Officer, Social media analyst etc.

Learning Outcomes

The holders of the Two-year Post Graduate degree program in Political Leadership & Government from the MIT School of Government, Pune moulded as leaders would master skills w.r.t

  • Personal enhancement and communication with the society
  • Professional approach to pursuing a career in the political & governmental sector
  • Understanding the hierarchy of processes with respect to various levels of government from the Panchayats to the highest national offices.
  • Chalking a career route with respect to occupying positions in the social, political and bureaucratic structure of democratic institutional offices.

Future prospects

The career prospects for the students who graduate from MIT School of Government are excellent.

  • Students of this course can look forward to work with leading political leaders, social leaders and various government bodies as Functional Advisors, Strategists and Policy Makers, as back office executives in Political Parties, as Political Analysts & Election Consultants etc.
  • Students interested in actively pursuing politics, for them the course is an eye opener as we are exposing them to all the facets of government & nuances of politics in India as well as providing them with the much-needed global exposure.
  • Several leading corporate houses having social wings are interested in recruiting people with this kind of exposure. A career in NGOs as Consultant or at the Advisory level is also a very good option.
  • This program also develops entrepreneurial spirit - Conceptualize and establish one’s own NGO or political party to transform specific areas in the socio-political arena.
  • Networking of these students with their colleagues within the class as well as the networking they develop in due course of time with the guest & eminent faculties coming to deliver the lectures or while doing field projects and Internship in Political, Social and other sectors also generate immense opportunities in terms of career growth in related areas.

Career Impact

Electoral Politics

  • Students interested in actively pursuing career in politics, for them the course is an eye opener as we are exposing them to all the facets of politics, India, government & nuances of politics in India as well as providing them with the much-needed global exposure.

Policy Making

The career prospects for the students who graduate from MIT School of Government are excellent as they develop understanding on public administration India so they can get associated as Public Policy Maker or Policy Analyst with any of the Political Party & Assembly House.

Political Operations

  • Students enrolling for courses for political Leaders can look forward to work with leading Political leaders, Social leaders and various government bodies as Functional Advisors, Political Strategists and as back office executives in Political Parties, as Political Analysts & Election Consultants etc.
  • Several leading corporate houses having social wings are interested in recruiting people with this kind of exposure. A career in NGOs as Consultant or at the Advisory level is also a very good option.