Philosophy Department

Head: Prof. Xavier P. Mao

Contact: 272 3552/272 3551

Address

Prof. Xavier P. Mao, Head
Department of Philosophy,
North-Eastern Hill University
Shillong 793 022

History

The Department of Philosophy, established in 1974, is a Teaching and Research Department. It conducts two-years M. A. Programme; also M. Phil and Ph. D. programmes in Philosophy. Its thrust area is philosophy of Culture, in particular, the tribal cultures of the North-East region. Besides research in Western and Indian philosophy, it has done significant and pioneering work in its thrust area.

Courses offered

The Department of Philosophy offers the following courses

  • M. A
  • M. Phil
  • Ph. D

Student intake

Particulars : M.A. M.Phil. Ph.D.
Enrolment Capacity : 50 -- 04
Actual Admission (total): 47 -- 03
       SC/ST 1/35 -- 0/3
       General 11 -- 00
       Male 15 -- 01
       Female 32 -- 02