The MA Public Policy (MPP) programme at O.P. Jindal Global University opens doors to the exciting world of public life. Students are equipped to serve development and policy sectors, and work in international organisations, civil service, social and development initiatives of corporations, and in think-tanks. They also acquire knowledge and skills needed for working as policy analysts and independent consultants for government and nongovernmental organisations, to enable the media to become more analytical and evidence-based, or even to establish their own organisations. The University provides extensive assistance to graduating students for placements. A dedicated professional Placement and Career Development Cell conducts workshops on writing up student profiles, preparing them for job interviews, and offers individual counselling. JSGP graduates get employed on social sector/development driven projects, within the private sector, public sector and civil society organizations. This career pathway will also enable them to seek a PhD, broadly within field of Development Studies.

The JSGP students were placed (final placements) in mentioned organizations  

  • Bennett & Coleman Group
  • Indian Police Foundation
  • IL&FS Education and Technology Services Limited
  • Centre for Equity Studies
  • MSME Foundation
  • KIIT, Bhubneshwar
  • Digital Empowerment Foundation
  • Prime Minister Rural Development Fellow (PMRDF)
  • Indian Institute of Human Settlement (IIHS)
  • Sewa Mandir
  • Ekco Financial Services Gurgaon
  • Quantum Consumer Solutions, Delhi / Bangalore

Alumni of JSGP M A Public Policy

Pankaj Jiwrajka – PMRDF 2012-14 batch

“ JSGP provided me a solid foundation to understand and analyze policy making process. It boosted my confidence to work in unchartered areas of public policy “

Ishita Trivedi – LAMP Fellow 2013-15 batch

Being a student at JSGP has many advantages, the greatest of which is being mentored by superb faculty and everyone who has taught me helped me grab the best of opportunities like “LAMP fellowship”

Yogendra Singh Metriya , Bennett & Coleman Group – Strategy Division 2014-16 batch

JSGP had offered me an enriching teaching and learning environment. The teachers accommodated the perspectives of all the students, which made the classroom an exciting place.

Sukanya Nair- Indian Police foundation   2014-16 batch


For placements and internship requirements in Public Policy domain 

Please contact : Ms. Hemlata Varma