BA History

Study B.A. with Major in History

The B.A. in History is a 3 years undergraduate degree programme that covers the progression of human civilisation from ancient times to the present. The degree program gives an in-depth study of historical incidents that happened within India and the outside world.

The programme helps the students understand the theories of humanities and social science. In addition, the program makes the students analyse various aspects of traditions, thinking and practices within society.

In the end, it enables the students to learn human values and face the world in a much better way.

Scope of B.A. History

The scope of B.A. History is spread widely from the prehistoric era to the present time. The programme forces the students to delve into a deep understanding of human evolution and behaviour. The programme is designed to help the students to understand the past in the context of the present and enable them to contribute towards shaping the future with the knowledge of patterns that have existed in an ever-evolving society. The historical studies are enough for the students to find great jobs or even undertake competitive exams such as UPSC or higher education and research.

Career Options for B.A. History

The degree programme helps the students become aware of nations' development, historical heroes, and much more. It prepares the students for an exciting career.

The B.A. History degree from our university can help you to fetch various interesting job opportunities. Post the completion of the programme, the students can find jobs in various fields of history such as the following listed below:

  • Archaeologist
  • Museology
  • Curator
  • Museum
  • Archivists
  • Historians
  • Archaeologist
  • Archaeologist
  • Auctioneers
  • Journalism
  • Restoration
  • Survey

Apart from these, the program also helps the students to prepare for various civil services in India and other government jobs.

 Programme offered at

  • GITAM School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Visakhapatnam Campus
  • GITAM School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Hyderabad campus

Duration of the Programme

  • 3 Years

Check Eligibility

  • A minimum of 60% or 6.0 CGPA (55% in the case of CBSE, ICSE, ISCSE, IGSCE, and IB) in Pre-University / Higher Secondary / 10+2 / Intermediate examination in any discipline or equivalent from any recognized Board or Council and Qualified in GAT (UG Humanities) 2023.

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Curriculum and Syllabus