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The BA (Honours) History

The BA (Honours) History

Application Kit

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

Award :
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.

Program Structure

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
Semester-I Semester-II
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
Semester-III Semester-IV
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
Semester-V Semester-IV
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)