Bachelor of Arts (BA) is a 3 years undergraduate degree course that focuses on various disciplines like English, History, Political Science, Geography etc. Candidates can pursue a BA general or BA Hons program as per choice and also on the marks obtained at their +2 board exams. BA general program focuses on an overview of primary subjects whereas BA Hons program focuses on a particular specialization.

The eligibility criteria to pursue a BA course is securing a minimum of 50% marks in class 10 and class 12 exams. BA admission is based on both entrance and merit.

The job opportunities after the BA course depend on the specialization. Students can consider pursuing Civil Services, becoming a teacher, Content Writer and other relevant professions after completing graduation or can also pursue MBA or law. The average salary offered after a BA course depends on the BA Specialization. As per salary reports, BA Economics graduates earn INR 7 – 8 lakhs annually whereas BA English graduates earn INR 3 – 4 lakhs annually.

BA Course: Admission Process

BA admission is now based on the CUET exam. A few colleges like IPU and NMIMS conduct their own entrance exam for BA admission. However, some colleges consider exam scores secured in class 10 and class 12 exams and take a round of personal interviews as a part of the BA admission process.

BA Admission 2022

BA admission 2022 is open in top Universities and colleges. The registration process for BA Admission will take place in the month August, 2022. 

BA Course: Eligibility Criteria

Students must complete 10+2 from a recognized board. He/she should score more than 50% marks in class 10 and class 12 exam.

Some colleges offer a 5% relaxation in the aggregate score for SC/ST/PWD.

Some colleges require students to have English as a mandatory subject in class 10 and class 12.