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BACHELOR OF ARTS [BA]

The Bachelor of Arts degree is also known as the BA General or BA Pass course. The duration of this course is 3 years. It is anything but a subject-set course and in this, similar to history, political science, geography, and so on, basic classics, social science, and liberal arts subjects are taught. The combination of subjects depends on the schools and the electives. They could be economics, theological tests, philosophy, etc. The development of general analysis, correspondence, and investigative skills is a versatile course, normally fair. In addition to a couple of elective items, the understudies are required to consider five mandatory subjects. Such topics vary based on the order selected by competitors. It is known to be one of India's most sought after courses. BA comes under the control of humanities/phrases. Similarly, the BA course is divided into 6 semesters. The course is full of several BA subjects, such as history, economics, political science, geography, sociology, literature, and diverse subjects of humanities, social science, and liberal arts. The BA course aims to improve one's outlook on culture. It helps to assemble it according to the most experienced kinds of phrases. The expansion of the BA function is broad and endless. One of the creativity benefits and the need to analyze the different forms of expressions. There are numerous opportunities for work offered to Bachelor of Arts graduates in various fields, such as advertisement, law, public planning, graphics and printing industry, journalism, and some more. As a full-time course or also as a low maintenance course, writing course or in a separation training mode, competitors can pursue a BA course. Universities offer BA courses across various streams, such as Architecture, Catering, Mass Communication, and Pure Humanities.

 

Eligibility Criteria for BA

 

 

Admission Process for BA

 

Merit-Based: Colleges produce a cut-off overview, and you are entitled to take confirmation in the curriculum at that stage in the event you have scored within that scale. The cut-off list for BA courses at world-class universities such as Hindu College, Miranda House, Gargi College, and so on goes up to 98 percent.

Entrance Exam Based: During BA confirmation, few schools such as Banaras Hindu University, Delhi University, and more take confirmation via passageways such as JNUEE, BHU UET, DUET, and so on are considered in these placement exams, as well as Class XII results.

 

Entrance Exams for BA

 

 

Course Highlights for BA

 

Course Level    

Undergraduate

Full-Form    

Bachelor of Arts

Duration    

3 years

Examination Type    

Semester based

Eligibility    

Class XII with any stream from a recognized board (but mostly humanities)

Admission Process    

Entrance and Merit-Based

Course Fee    

INR 10,000- 50,000 annually

Average Salary    

INR 4-7LPA

Top Recruiting Areas

Global Growth, Manufacturing Businesses, International Relations, Field Research Firms, Manufacturing Houses, Law Firms, Lobbying Firms, Media Houses, etc., Banks, Corporate Houses, Consultancies, Educational Institutes,

Top Recruiters

NIIT, Byju's, Deloitte, ITC Hotels, Toppr, BCG, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, KPMG, Accenture, etc.

Major Job Positions    

Content Editor, Foreign Language Specialist, Tutor, Subject Matter Expert, Historian, Political Strategist, etc., Executive Assistant, Partner, Executive, Consultant, Advisor,

 

Skill Set for BA

 

Organized

Good writer

Fluent in language

Logical

Intellectually curious

Inquisitive

 

Top Colleges for BA

 

College Name

Location

Admission Process

Average Fees (INR)

Average Salary (INR)

St. Stephen's College

Delhi

Merit

INR 34,000- 35,000

7.5-8 LPA

Hindu College

Delhi

Merit

14,790

I6-8 LPA

Miranda College

Delhi

Merit

12,000- 13,000

3-7 LPA

Kirori Mal College

Delhi

Merit

12,000- 13,000

4-5 LPA

Madras Christian College

Chennai

Merit

8000- 9000

3-4 LPA

Hansraj College

Delhi

Merit

18,000- 19,000

5.5 LPA

Loyola College

Chennai

Merit

13,000- 14,000

2-4 LPA

Christ (Deemed to be University)

Bangalore

Entrance

45,000- 65,000

2-5 LPA

Indraprastha College for Women

Delhi

Merit

20,000- 25,000

2-5 LPA

Gargi College

Delhi

Merit

12,000- 13,000

3-6 LPA

 

Distance Learning for BA

 

 

University

Location

Average Annual Fees (INR)

IGNOU

New Delhi

8,100

Tamil Nadu Open University  TNOU

Chennai

2,200

University School of Open Learning (USOL)

Chandigarh

24,857

Karnataka State Open University(KSOU)

Mysore

5,450

The University of Madras, Institute of Distance Education (UNOM IDE)

Chennai

5,270

School Of Open Learning, University Of Delhi - [Sol Du]

New Delhi

3,430

Madurai Kamaraj University, Directorate of Distance Education (MKU DDE)

Madurai

2,500

 

Syllabus for BA

 

Foundation Course in English

Foundation Course in Hindi

Understanding Prose and Poetry

Foundation Course in Humanities and Social Sciences

History of Urdu Language

History of Urdu Literature

Society and Religion

Administrative Theory

India: Earliest Times to 8th Century A.D.

Political Ideas and Ideologies

India From 8th to 15th Century A.D.

Government & Politics in India

India From 16th to Mid-18th Century A.D.

Modern Indian Political Thought

Modern Europe: Mid 18th to Mid-20th Century

Government and Politics in East

Economic Development

Government and Politics in Australia

The Study of Society

Society in India

Fundamentals of Economics

Agricultural Development in India

Social Problems in India

Indian Philosophy

Indian Economic Development: Issues and Perspectives

Ancient and Medieval Philosophy

Elementary Statistical Methods and Survey Techniques

Modern Western Philosophy

National Income

Contemporary Western Philosophy

Public Policy

Philosophy of Science and Cosmology

Religions of the World

Philosophy of Human Persons

 

Elective Courses for BA

 

Elements of Rural Development

Understanding Human Language

Archaeological Anthropology

Urban Geography

Economy and Society

Introductory Econometrics

Communication and Development

Ethics In Public Domain

Philosophy of mind

Developmental Psychology

Environmental Issues In India

Global Politics

Contemporary Literature

Public Policy and Administration in India

Ability Enhancement Course

 

Specializations for BA:

 

 

Jobs and Career Options for BA

 

There is an incredible number of open Bachelor of Arts careers available after completing the course. Diverse options are available for work from a material writer to a historian. For relevant cases, you may be hired by privately held firms such as Associate, Executive Assistant, Advisor, Researcher, Political Scientist, Historian, Content Writer and Editor, Feature Writer, Copywriter, Psychologist, Social Worker, Social Activist, and so on.

 

Job Profile

Description

Average Salary (INR)

Content Creator

In any area, from copywriting to travel writing, blogging, and so on, they can be used.

3.5 LPA

Academic Writing and Editing

For research articles or documents, they write material and edit the already published articles for further modifications.

4 LPA

Air Hostess/ Flight Attendant

They are responsible for the welfare of in-flight travelers, for taking care of them, and for serving them on board.

6 LPA

Political Consultant

They analyze the nature, development, and functioning of political institutions, including public opinion, philosophy, decision-making, and political decision-making.

7.5 LPA

Author/ Writer

Apart from various kinds of literary media, they write fictional, scholarly, non-fictional, or some kind of books or short stories.

4.5 LPA

Historian

The historical account or record of past or present events in history is usually written or illustrated, dealing with any period of human existence, either in terms of persons or in terms of demographic, cultural, political or geographic groupings.

4.5 LPA

Psychologist

To conduct psychiatric interviews, psychological tests, and client, social psychotherapy, etc., a counselor uses his experience and professional expertise.

4.2 LPA

Executive Assistant

Usually, they conduct activities including receiving and making phone calls, setting schedules for group meetings and reading incoming information, etc.

6 LPA

Counselor

They guide students or professionals about their careers and studies as per the client’s interest.

3.5 LPA

Foreign Language Expert

In order to address language gaps in industry and correspondence, they are the experts who help to translate communications and written files.

4 LPA

Social Worker

They can be done in any field like child labor, women's rights, unemployment, animal services, etc. 

2.9 LPA

Archaeologist

In order to clarify human ties to the past and to conserve past civilizations, they explore historical and prehistoric sites and study physical traces.

3.5 LPA