BA (Bachelor of Arts)

Students in arts and humanities have diverse subject options in languages, social sciences, fine arts & economics. These can open up avenues in fields as diverse as journalism, advertising, foreign trade and civil services. Mathematics with humanities widens the career options. The vocational streams (Group-X onwards) equip the students for jobs after graduation.

SUBJECT COMBINATIONS FOR BA

• General English and General Punjabi are compulsory.
• Students from other states can opt for Basic Punjabi in lieu of Punjabi in BA-I.
• Students can opt for any one group of the following, selecting three subjects, picking one each from (a), (b) & (c).
• A student will have to study the same subjects for three years taken in BA Sem-I.
• A student cannot opt for more than two vocational subjects in BA Sem-I.
• Students will have to clear a paper of Environmental Studies in BA Sem-III or IV.

GROUP I
  1. Home Science / Computer Science
  2. Economics/ Sociology/ Fine Art/ Applied Art/ Psychology/ History
  3. English/ Hindi/ Punjabi/ Sanskrit
GROUP II
  1. Economics / Sociology/ Fine Art/ Applied Art
  2. Music Vocal/ Music Instrumental/ Philosophy/ Psychology/ History/ Political Science
  3. English/ Hindi/Punjabi /Sanskrit
GROUP III
  1. Physical Education
  2. Psychology/ History/ Music Vocal /Philosophy/Political Science/ Geography/ Dance/ Applied Art
  3. English/ Hindi/ Punjabi/ Sanskrit/ Music Instrumental
GROUP IV
  1. Music Vocal
  2. Music Instrumental
  3. English/ Hindi/ Punjabi/ Sanskrit
GROUP V
  1. Political Science / Dance
  2. Philosophy/ Music Vocal/ Music Instrumental/ Psychology/ History
  3. English/Hindi/ Punjabi/ Sanskrit
GROUP VI
  1. Political Science / Dance
  2. Economics/ Sociology/ Fine Arts / Applied Art / Music Vocal
  3. Music Instrumental/ Philosophy/ History/ Psychology
GROUP VII Mathematics/ Quantitative Techniques with any two of the following:

  • Economics/ Sociology/ Philosophy
  • English/ Hindi/ Punjabi/ Sanskrit
  • Computer Science / Computer Applications
GROUP VIII Geography with any two of the following:

  • Economics/ Sociology / Political Science / Tourism & Travel Management
  • English/ Hindi/ Punjabi/ Sanskrit
  • Psychology/ History
Group IX Tourism and Travel Management with any two of the following:

  • English/Hindi/ Punjabi/Sanskrit
  • History/ Psychology/ Computer Science/ Computer Applications
  • Geography
Group X Fashion Design and Garment Construction with any two of the following:

  • English/ Hindi / Sanskrit / Punjabi (Elective)
  • Economics/ Fine Arts/ Sociology/ Applied Art
  • Gemology & Jewellery Designing
Group XI Still Photography and Audio Production with any two of the following:

  • English/ Hindi/ Punjabi/ Sanskrit
  • Fine Arts/ Applied Art/ Sociology/ Economics
Group XII Gemology and Jewellery Design with any two of the following:

  • English/ Hindi/ Punjabi/ Sanskrit
  • Economics/ Sociology/ Fine Art/ Applied Art
  • Fashion Designing & Garment Construction/ Home Science
Group XIII Computer Applications with any two of the following:

  • English/ Hindi/ Punjabi/ Sanskrit
  • Fine Art/ Applied Art/ Economics/ Sociology
  • Maths/ Psychology/ History/ Philosophy

Note:

  • Mathematics cannot be taken with Fine Art or Applied Art.
  • Paper on Drug Abuse has been introduced as a compulsory subject for all Semester-I classes.