GITAM Humanities at a glance

In a world dominated by AI and automation, softer, human-focused skills bring an unrivalled advantage in the job market. The ability to communicate effectively, understand and manage people better, and possess the skills to understand what makes the world tick – the economy, are all skills that will attract a premium in the years to come.

The Humanities department at GITAM have been specially designed to equip you with the soft skills to become leaders in a tough world. These specialisations have been developed to give you the ability to lead in a diverse set of industries. You can choose from the following Humanities degrees:

Gain the ability to dissect fundamental questions at the heart of pressing social and cultural debates. A 5-core program with electives such as social work, peace studies, environmental studies and geography, this course equips students for the civil services, along with providing a range of options after graduation.

Master your ability to speak the language of the world. As the platforms on which brands communicate multiply, so do their need for effective communicators who can define their voice and gain share of mind with it. This pathway will prepare you for a role in media and visual communication that helps you achieve just that.

Learn to manage workplace dynamics with more of a human touch, even as technology marches on with automation and Artificial Intelligence. In this landscape, knowing why people behave the way they do and managing them productively are compelling skills that will be in high demand for a long time.

Understand and solve real-world problems of all sizes from businesses to entire nation states. You will learn how mathematics can be applied to solve practical problems, in addition to developing excellent analytical and problem-solving skills highly valued by employers today.



How to Apply

Candidates need to apply for the GITAM Admission Test (GAT). See the steps below to know how to apply for the GAT.

Appear for the GITAM
Aptitude Test (GAT) 2021

Based on the score, attend
the counselling session

Select your course
and campus

Apply for GAT 2021


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Established in 2009, the Hyderabad campus is the second branch of GITAM. Matching the pace of growth of Hyderabad itself, this campus has transformed into a hub of higher education in Telangana.