Doha Institute for Graduate Studies

The Doha Institute for Graduate Studies (DI), an officially recognized academic institution, is an independent institute for learning and research in the fields of Social Sciences, Humanities, Public Administration and Development Economics in Doha. The DI is premised on four interrelated values in accordance with its mission:​ Arab Contribution to Knowledge Production – Integrating cross-disciplinary learning

The Doha Institute for Graduate Studies (DI), an officially recognized academic institution, is an independent institute for learning and research in the fields of Social Sciences, Humanities, Public Administration and Development Economics in Doha.

  • The DI is premised on four interrelated values in accordance with its mission:​ Arab Contribution to Knowledge Production – Integrating cross-disciplinary learning and research.
  • Commitment to Academic Standards – Informed by the latest developments in social sciences, humanities, public administration, and development economics.
  • Intellectual Responsibility and Critical Awareness – A new generation of intellectuals committed to Arab societies.
  • Space for Intellectual Independence – Knowledge and scientific methodology as the basis for freedom of thought.
Offered Courses:
College Program Language of Instruction Duration Parchment
School of Social Sciences and Humanities History English 2 years
Sep – May
Masters in History
Philosophy Masters in Philosophy
Sociology and Anthropology Masters in Sociology and Anthropology
Linguistics and Arabic Lexicography Masters in Linguistics and Arabic Lexicography
Comparative Literature Masters in Comparative Literature
Politics and International Relations Masters in Politics and International Relations
Media and Cultural Studies Masters in Media and Cultural Studies
Journalism Masters in Journalism
Conflict Management and Humanitarian Action Masters in Conflict Management and Humanitarian Action
Social Work Masters in Social Work
Psychology Masters in Psychology
Critical Security Studies Masters in Critical Security Studies
Human Rights Masters in Human Rights
School of Public Administration and Development Economic Public Administration Masters in Public Administration
Development Economics Masters in Development Economics
Public Policy Masters in Public Policy


Admissions: admissions@dohainstitute.edu.qa
General Inquiries:
info@dohainstitute.edu.qa

More detailed information about the application process and admission may be found at:
https://www.dohainstitute.edu.qa/EN/Pages/Default.aspx