Bachelor of Arts in History (BA History)


This is a 3-year course where you will learn about 3 core subjects dealing with Ancient, Post Classical and modern history. If as an individual, you are interested to know the history and evolution of mankind and civilisation in all aspects, this course is for you. This degree is widely chosen all around India. The curriculum not only includes ancient history but also the recent histories about war, economics, trade and technology.

The only eligibility that they look into in getting you admitted for this course is that getting 50% marks or more for your 12th, being history your mainstream, and if you have studied at a school from a recognized board or University.


Importance of BA in History

The greatest advantage of pursuing this degree is you will be well versed in knowing the history of human development, freedom fighters and struggles, Indian National Movement, French Revolution, Indian Independence and so many other histories that you have never known. In this whole 3-year course duration, you will get a detailed insight into major events that happened in ancient times that took place in your country and around the world.

The course equips students with knowledge of world history and how it impacts the vents all across the globe. If you are a person of history, a fast learner with the greatest interest in knowing about history as a whole, this is your best choice.


Job Opportunities on completion of Bachelors in History

  • Historian
  • Museum Curator
  • Teacher or Professor
  • Civil service
  • Social worker
  • Travel and Tourism expert
  • Journalist
  • Librarian
  • Public Relation Officer
  • Politician

Entrance Exams applicable for BA in History

  • Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Exam (JNUEE)
  • Dayananda¬†Sagar Admission Test (DSAT)


Colleges Offering B.A in History

  • Christ University
  • Jain University
  • Universal Group of Institutions
  • Kristu Jayanti College
  • Vivekananda Degree College