Online PhD in Political Science


In an academic partnership with the University of Central Nicaragua, Texila American University offers an online PhD in political science.

  • Well-structured, international standard curriculum
  • Gain proficiency to become an expert in political science
  • Complete the doctorate in political science with ease

TAU’s acclaimed online PhD in political science is provided on a par with the regular program as this doctorate in political science blends the flexibility of online learning with advanced learning. Earning an online political science degree will fetch you a better opportunity in your interested area of politics.


3 Years


  • A Master’s Degree in the Same Stream/Health Science/Paramedical Science from a Recognized University

Salient Features

  • Helps in understanding complex contemporary problems
  • Provides holistic approach to problem solving

What do you Gain?

  • Graduates learn to critically analyse political tactics and treatise as well as how to run campaigns and create awareness among voters.
  • Students have the opportunity to publish their work in academic journals and take part in global research conferences.
  • Graduates gain a deep understanding of how politics affects governments and people alike.
  • Graduates gain critical life skills and can become a beacon to their community irrespective of their vocation.

Course Structure

Block Course/Research Credits
I Political Theory: Concepts and debates 3
II Policy Analysis 3
III Research Methods in Political Science 3
Capstone Project I 1
IV Comparative Public Policy 3
V Globalization, Politics & Justice 3
VI Modern Political Philosophy 3
Capstone Project II 1
VII Theories of Administration 3
VIII Theories of International Relations and World History 3
IX International Politics 3
X-XVIII Research Work 41
Total Credits 70

Why Choose Us?

Our PhD in political science has a well-established global reputation. Our School of Research offers excellent programs that are taught by global faculty with extensive knowledge in their specific field. We offer affordable costs and excellent support services for international students as well. Since we offer a fully integrated online program, student expenses are likely to be far lesser than traditional PhD programs as well.

Teaching Methodology

The core learning methodology includes BRICS models, Forum Discussions, Case Studies, Contextual Project Work, Article Review and Research Project. BRICS model is a uniquely designed methodology


Doctoral Structure

Our PhD in Political Science program is designed to remove roadblocks for you and demystify the dissertation process. This unique approach centers on supporting you in three ways: through program structure, a dedicated faculty and support team, and online resources. To help generate momentum toward graduation, you’ll begin your dissertation early in the program. Our faculty, support team, and online resources will help guide you every step of the way.

Doctoral Structure

Career Path

Our doctoral program in political science prepares students for careers in several fields. Graduates are likely to find a plethora of job opportunities in the public or private sector. Some of the job paths include; political analyst, political consultant, PR specialist etc.

Faculty and Support

At Texila, we pride ourselves on being able to provide you with experienced, international faculty, and world-class support.


Our faculty members come from international backgrounds and are committed to ensuring your period of study. They are advising and guiding the students to complete their Academic Requirements on time. Our prime focus is to deliver timely and constructive feedback to complete the program successfully.

Student Mentors

Our Student Mentors are experts in delivering the academic support, and they are specifically assigned to help you on completion of academic requirements on time, they will assist and guide students on academic issues whenever required.

Academic Advisors

Our academic advisors will guide, develop, and manage comprehensive academic activities, also render the faculty support to the students on submission and evaluation to complete the program on time.

Academic Head

Our experienced academic heads provide expert guidance to our students to ensure that their period of study is smooth and effortless. They provide guidance in all subject matters and can be reached either through emails, skype, or telephone calls.

Online Resources

We understand that academic resources are a vital aspect of succeeding in your doctoral program, and keeping this in mind, we ensure that our online resources are always up-to-date and of the highest quality.


Our e-journals are published periodically and is accessible to all our students. Since 2012, we have developed an extensive collection of journals that will be extremely useful for your thesis and dissertation research and planning.

Thesis/Dissertation Support

A successful dissertation requires both extensive research and planning. With the help of our dissertation and academic planning tools, you will be able to identify focus areas and successfully create noteworthy research papers and dissertations.

Apply Now

Please provide details below and we will mail you the details for Tuition Fees and Scholarships.

course after mbbs


Is This Online PhD in Political Science from Texila American University Recognized?

Texila American University is offering this doctorate in political science in association with the University of Central Nicaragua. This online political science degree is recognized and accepted across the globe.

Can I Study an Online PhD in Political Science Without a Master’s in Political Science?

Yes, you are eligible to study for this online political science degree without a master’s in political science if you satisfy the below criteria.

Any master’s degree in the same stream/health science/paramedical science from a recognized university

How Long Does It Take to Complete This Online PhD in Political Science?

At Texila American University, you can complete this course in just 3 years.

What Does Distance and Blended Learning Program Mean?

To put it in simple words, distance and blended learning programs mean an online program where you will not be left alone with study materials. You will get complete support from the day you enrolled until you get your course completion certificate.

Does TAU Offer Any Scholarship to Study This Online Political Science Degree?

As of now, there is no scholarship announced. If there is any, it will be announced on our website and respective social media pages. Stay tuned!

Share via
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap