Maharishi University

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Arts or BA is an undergraduate program. It comes under the discipline of Humanities & Arts.BA is a3 years program divided into six semesters. The School offers two programs under the Bachelor of Arts, one BA (Pass) and another BA (Honours).

BA (Pass) is the program in which the student chooses a combination of three disciplines, out of myriad disciplines (like Economics, Education, English, Hindi, History, Home Science, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology)  are offered under this program. The disciplines can be chosen subject to fulfillment of eligibility criteria and offered combinations as mentioned by the University. The student studies all the three disciplines in the first two years and drops one in the last year. As part of a BA program the students need to studycourses pertaining to skill/ability enhnacement and language along with those for chosen discipline.

BA(Honours) program is offered in two disciplines viz., Sociology and Psychology. Under this program the student has to opt for only one discipline which he studies all through the three years of the duration of the program. He gains extensive knowledge pertaining to the chosen discipline. During the three years of this programme, the student enhances his/her ability to acquire advanced skills of analysis, to apply innovative solutions to complex problems and to develop original ideas. This program is basically designed to develop knowledge and skills required for a research in a specific area necessary for an advanced professional career.

B.A

Eligibility Criteria:

10+2 or equivalent from a recognised board in relevant stream with minimum 40% for General and OBC and 33% for the SC/ST/PH, respectively.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can pursue advanced studies (like MA and later Ph. D.)or pursue a job depending on your future goals. However, it is advisable to continue with your further studies as you can specialize in the discipline as it opens more avenues for career options.

Yes, you can. However, it depends also on the course which you opted for in your graduation and how it will benefit you while doing your MBA.

The general duration of a Bachelor of Arts (BA) course is three years which is divided into 6 semesters.

The candidate should have comleted their 10+2 from a recognized board in either Humanities or Science stream and should have secured a minimum of 40% aggregate for General and OBC and 33% for SC/ST/PH.

On doing a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) program, you can specialise in a particular subject which you have chosen for study.This program is basically designed to develop knowledge and skills required for a research in a specific area necessary for an advanced professional career.