Empower Your Dreams and Embrace Limitless Possibilities with
GITAM's Liberal Education Programme!


Liberal Education @ GITAM

As a trailblazer in implementing India's new National Education Policy (NEP), we are committed to shaping the future of education and empowering students like you to thrive in an ever-evolving world.

With the NEP's emphasis on multi-disciplinary education, GITAM allows you to broaden your horizons and nurture holistic growth. Our curriculum goes beyond the confines of traditional learning, igniting the power of critical thinking, creativity, and problem-solving within you. By exploring subjects beyond your primary study area, you'll develop a well-rounded skill set that sets you apart.

Recognising the importance of a liberal arts education, GITAM integrates liberal arts into all undergraduate programs, enabling you to delve into diverse disciplines. Our multi-disciplinary institutions provide a nurturing environment that nurtures adaptable individuals who positively impact society.

Prepare yourself for triumphant success in the world of tomorrow. Join GITAM and unlock a world of possibilities where education is not just a degree but a transformative experience.


Experience a New Approach to Education!

Critical Thinking Skills

Gain the ability to think critically, analyse information, and make informed decisions—a valuable asset across all industries.

Ignite Creativity

Nurture your innovative thinking and embrace fresh perspectives to solve complex problems creatively.

Effective Communication

Develop strong communication skills, both written and verbal, enabling you to articulate ideas with confidence and connect with others effectively.

All-Round Education

Explore diverse subjects beyond your primary focus, cultivating a comprehensive foundation that prepares you for any career path.

Adaptability for the Future

Equip yourself with multi-disciplinary skills that are highly sought after in the ever-evolving job market, ensuring your ability to adapt and thrive in a dynamic global economy.

Holistic Development

Experience a well-rounded education that embraces various disciplines, fostering critical thinking, communication, problem-solving, and creativity—valuable skills in all aspects of life.

Programme Structure

Structure of program

In the liberal education program, students must take the University Core courses in their first year. These courses cover a variety of subjects like Programming Fundamentals,Venture Development, Academic Writing, Language Skills, Introduction to Data Science,Critical Thinking and Analysis (in three parts), Environmental Studies, Gandhian Studies,Values and Ethics, and Indian Constitution and History. They help students develop critical skills and provide a broad educational foundation before focusing on specialised studies.

Majors & Minors: How does it Work?

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Major Core

The major core consists of vital courses directly relevant to a student's chosen major. These courses offer in-depth knowledge and specialised skills in the major field, ensuring a strong foundation and expertise. They provide a comprehensive understanding and specialisation in the chosen area of study.

Minor Core

The minor core includes required courses that relate to the student's major in a secondary field, offering a basic understanding of another subject area. For example, a biology major with a chemistry minor may take organic chemistry, biochemistry, and physical chemistry courses.


Gain valuable hands-on experience and exposure through our multi-disciplinary program's mandatory internship between the 2nd and 3rd years. This internship bridges classroom learning with real-world application, preparing you for the professional realm. It offers a transformative opportunity to apply theoretical knowledge, develop practical skills, and enhance employability.


A minimum of 60% or 6.0 CGPA (55% in the case of CBSE, ICSE, ISCSE, IGSCE, and IB) aggregate marks in the Intermediate or 10+2 examination or equivalent examination in any discipline from a recognised Central/State Board or its equivalent, and is qualified in the GAT UG (Management/Humanities/Sciences) 2024 online test..