Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Course, Eligibility, Duration, Degree

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B.A course

Bachelor of Arts is a 3-year undergraduate course pursued by the applicants after completing there 12th from any stream(Science, Commerce & Arts). BA degree is one of the oldest and renowned degrees in the world. The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) course curriculum covers all the related topics for the field and gives rigorous training to the scholars. Aspirants go through a well-defined study program for their all-round development. BA Degree courses worth can be gauged from the fact that it offers more avenues of employment opportunities than any other stream.

Specialization of BA Course:

  • BA Ancient History

  • BA Fine Arts

  • BA Computer Science

  • BA Education

  • BA Geography

  • BA History

  • BA Hons Political Science

  • BA Hons History

  • BA English

  • BA Arabic

  • BA Economic

  • BA French

  • BA Hindi

  • BA Home Science

  • BA Hons Philosophy

  • BA Hons Sociology

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Aspirants successfully passing there (10+2) examination from a recognized Education Board can opt for Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) course.

  • Candidates must possess a minimum of 50%  aggregate marks to take admission in this course.

Admission Procedure:

Admission in BA course is possible through entrance exam and on merit-based. Several universities/colleges conduct entrance exam on there own for the admission of deserving candidates.

Various colleges/universities also intake scholars with exceptional performance in extra-curricular activities under the ECA and Sports Quota. Generally, 5% seats are reserved under the ECA and Sports quota.

Duration and Syllabus:

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) course is a 3 years course which is divided into 6 semesters. The  Course allows a novice to study a combination of 5 subjects. These subjects are generally related to Social Sciences and Humanities. The syllabus for the bachelor degree is different in some points of aspects. Some of BA course subjects are:

  • English

  • Hindi

  • Philosophy

  • Public Administration

  • Sociology

  • Mathematics

  • Political Science

  • Hindi

  • Geography

  • Psychology

  • Education

  • Home Science

  • Economics

  • Social Work

  • French

  • Sanskrit

  • German

Illustrious College for BA Course:

  • Madras Christian College, Chennai

  • Shri Ram College of Commerce, New Delhi

  • St. Xavier's College, Mumbai

  • Christ University, Bangalore

  • Lady Shri Ram College for Women, New Delhi

Career Prospects after BA Course:

Aspirants pursuing Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Course can further opt for higher studies or seek employment in any of public or private sector. Applicants can opt for Masters of Arts (MA) course in any of the subjects they studied as a part of the BA degree. There are still more options available for professional degrees like CA, CS or ICWA.

Recruitment Companies:

  • Wipro

  • Accenture

  • Hindustan Computers Limited (HCL)

  • Genpact

  • UnitedHealth Group

  • InterGlobe Technologies

  • Times of India Group

  • Oracle

  • HDB Financial Services Ltd

  • Concentrix Corporation

Salary Package:

After the successful completion of the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Course the graduates can earn an average starting salary ranging between Rs. 2.5 to Rs. 5 lakhs annually (approx) which also depends on the reputation of the organization and skills and knowledge of the applicants.


Bachelor of Arts is a 3-Year undergraduate course which is pursued by numerous of applicants in the world. There are assorted lucrative job opportunities for the aspirants. For more information read the article given below. If you are curious to know more about BA course, fees, admission and students reviews then you may visit our official web portal CollegeDisha.

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