Indian Military Studies

Military Studies is also known by various names like defence and strategic studies, military science, war and national security studies, war and strategic studies. The importance of having strong armed forces and the need to protect the people against various threats is a constant feature of our life. Knowledge of military security, how armed forces are organised to fight a war and what is the art of warfare are questions, which get answered by studying military studies.

1. Introduction to Military Studies

  1. Importance of Military Studies
  2. Military Studies in Ancient India
  3. Military Education in Medieval India
  4. Military Education in British India
  5. Transformation of Armies Over the Ages
  6. Modern System of Training Armed Forces

2. Forces

  1. Indian Army
  2. Indian Navy
  3. Indian Air Force
  4. Special Forces
  5. Paramilitary Forces
  6. Assam Rifles (AR)
  7. Border Security Force (BSF)
  8. Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
  9. Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
  10. Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
  11. Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)
  12. Indian Coast Guard (ICG)
  13. Special Frontier Force (SFF)

3. Security and Geo Strategy

  1. Geo-Strategy
  2. Energy Resources and Natural Resources - Contributor to Economy
  3. Geo Economic and Economic Power
  4. Geo-Politics
  5. Treaties and Alliances
  6. Issues Between India and its Neighbours
  7. Panchsheel and Non-Alignment Policy of India
  8. Maritime Security
  9. Maritime Security for India
  10. Agencies and Institutions of Maritime Security

4. Weapons and War Equipment

  1. Infantry - Weapons and Equipment
  2. Ships and their Weapon System in Indian Navy
  3. Indian Air Force - Role and Equipment

5. Internal Security

  1. Peace Keeping Operations
  2. India Armed Forces in UN Peacekeeping
  3. Armed Forces in Disaster Management
  4. Armed Forces in Internal Security
  5. Special Forces for India's Strategic Assets
  6. Indian Intelligence Agencies and India's Internal Security