The Bachelor of Arts in History
(Honours) Program will be a three
year full-time degree with a view
to introduce students to various
themes, concepts and events
related to the history and heritage
of India and the world.
Duration : Three years
Students who successfully complete the program will be awarded the "Bachelor of Arts (Honours)" Degree in History by the University, subject to University regulations.
Pass in 10+2 in any discipline with an aggregate marks of 40%. Final year students awaiting results may also apply.
The BA (Honours) Program in History
consists of 28 courses covered in
six semesters spread over three
years including an undergraduate
dissertation. Students will be
required to complete 18 core
subjects in addition to 5 Choice
Based Electives and 5 Compulsory
Papers. Students are additionally
required to complete two summer
projects at the end of Year-I
and Year-II respectively and an
Internship in the sixth semester.
Electives will be choice based
electives from other disciplines.
Electives : Choice based electives for the BA (Honours) course may be chosen from various fields offered by the University including Humanities, Management and IT. The Electives offered are subject to change based on the portfolio of subjects offered by the instructors.
The program structure is subject to periodic review.
|BA (Hons.) in History Program Structure|
|YEAR I||Introduction to Concepts in History||History of India from C 600 to C1500|
|Pre and Proto History of India||History of Medieval Europe|
|Ancient World Civilizations||Art and Arch. in Early Medieval India|
|Choice Based Elective I||Choice Based Elective II|
|English Language I (Compulsory)||English Language II (Compulsory)|
|Summer Project I|
|YEAR II||History of India from 1500 to 1857||Nationalism in India, C. 1857 – 1919|
|History of Imperialism and Nationalism||Research Methods|
|History of France||The First World War|
|Choice Based Elective III||Choice Based Elective IV|
|Computer Concepts (Compulsory)||General Studies (Compulsory)|
|Summer Project II|
|YEAR III||History of India from 1919 to 1947||History of India from 1947 to 1980|
|History of Russia and the Soviet Union||Post World War and the Cold War|
|The Second World War||History of Mizoram|
|Choice Based Elective V||Undergraduate Dissertation|
|Soft Skills (Compulsory)|