IGNOU BA - Bachelor of Arts


Students are admitted by the University to a programme of Bachelors Degree from the formal and non-formal scheme. Students who had not cleared high school/10+2 examination falls under the non-formal stream. Bachelor’s Preparatory Programme (BPP) should be cleared first in order to take admission in IGNOU's programme for some degree.

BA Major Degree is provided to those learners who successfully earn 48 credits and others with less than 48 credits will be given a degree of BA General. Foundation courses, Application-Oriented Courses and Elective Courses, are the division of courses, where if a student whether he/she completes 96 credit points will get a degree of BA./BSW/BCom./BSc.

IGNOU BA (Bachelor of Arts) is available in 1153 study centers.

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Courses
Code Course Credit
FHS-01 Foundation Course in Humanities and Social Sciences 4
FEG-01 Foundation Course in English-1 4
FST-01 Foundation Course in Science and Technology 8
BHDF-01 Foundation Course in Hindi 4
FEG-01 Foundation Course in English-1 4
Any one of the following Courses: 4
FGB-01 Foundation Course in Bengali 4
FKD-1 Foundation Course in Kannada 4
FML-1 Foundation Course in Malayalam 4
FMT-1 Foundation Course in Marathi 4
FOR-1 Foundation Course in Oriya 4
FPB-1 Foundation Course in Punjabi 4
FTM-1 Foundation Course in Tamil 4
FTG-1 Foundation Course in Telugu 4
FUD-1 Foundation Course in Urdu 4
BEGE-101 From Language to Literature 8
EEG-02 The Structure of Modern English 8
EEG-03 Communication Skills in English 8
EEG-04 English for Practical Purposes 8
EEG-05 Understanding Prose 8
EEG-06 Understanding Poetry 8
EEG-07 Understanding Drama 8
EEG-08 Reading the Novel 8
AFW-(E) Feature Writing 4
AWR-(E) Writing for Radio 4
AWR-(H) Radio Lekhan (Hindi) 4
EHD-01 Hindi Gadya 8
EHD-02 Hindi Kavya 8
EHD-03 Hindi Sahitya ka Itihas evam Sahitya Parichay 8
EHD-04 Madhyakaleen Bharatiya Sahitya: Samaj aur Sanskriti 8
EHD-05 Adhunik Bharatiya Sahitya: Navjagaran aur Rashtriya Chetna 8
EHD-06 Hindi Bhasha: Itihas aur Vartman 8
EHD-07 Hindi Samrachna 8
CTE-03 Teaching Strategies 4
CTE-04 Teaching English (Elementary School) 4
CTE-05 Teaching English (Secondary School) 4
FAS-01 Foundation Course in Assamese 8
AOM-1 Office Organisation Management 4
ASP-1 Secretarial Practice 4
AHE-01 Human Environment 8
EHI-1 Modern India, 1857-1964` 8
EHI-2 India: Earliest Times to 8th Century A.D. 8
EHI-3 India From 8th to 15th Century A.D. 8
EHI-4 India From 16th to Mid 18th Century A.D. 8
ESO-15 Society and Religion 8
BPVI-028 Entrepreneurship and Marketing 4
DECE-1 Organising Child Care Services 8
MPA-012 Administrative Theory 8
AED-1 Export Procedures and Documentation 4
ATR-1 Translation 8
BCOA-001 Business Communication and Entrepreneurship 1
DNHE-01 Nutrition for the Community 8
MS-51 Operations Research 4
EU-1 History of Urdu Language 8
EU-2 History of Urdu Literature 8
EU-3 Urdu Poetry 8
EU-4 Urdu Fiction 8
EU-5 Urdu Non-Fictional Prose 8
EU-6 Elements of Urdu Literature 8
EU-7 Diasprestic Urdu Literature 4
EU-8 Women in Urdu Literature 4
EU-9 Socio-Cultural Forms in Urdu 8
EPS-11 Political Ideas and Ideologies 8
EPS-12 Government & Politics in India 8
EPS-03 Modern Indian Political Thought 8
EPS-15 South Asia: Economy, Society 8
EPS-06 Government and Politics in East 8
EPS-07 International Relations 8
EPS-08 Government and Politics in Australia 8
EPS-09 Comparative Government and Politics 8
EHI-05 India from Mid 18th to Mid 19th Century 8
EHI-06 History of China and Japan 1840-1949 8
EHI-07 Modern Europe: Mid 18th to Mid 20th Century 8
BECE-015 Elementary Mathematical Methods in Economic Development 8
BECE-016 Economic Development: Comparative 8
EEC-07 Industrial Development in In 8
EEC-10 National Income Accounting 8
EEC-11 Fundamentals of Economics 8
BECE-002 Indian Economic Development:Issues and Perspectives 8
EEC-13 Elementary Statistical Methods and Survey Techniques 8
EEC-14 Agricultural Development in India 8
EPA-3 Development Administration 8
EPA-4 Personnel Administration 8
EPA-5 Financial Administration 8
EPA-6 Public Policy 8
APM-1 Integrated Pest Management 8
AEC-1 Environmental Chemistry 8
AST-01 Statistical techniques 4
BHDA-101 Samachar Lekhan aur Feature Lekhan 4
ESO-11 The Study of Society 8
ESO-12 Society in India 8
ESO-13 Sociological Thought 8
ESO-14 Society and Stratification 8
ESO-16 Social Problems in India 8
BPY-001 Indian Philosophy: Part I 4
BPY-002 Logic: Classical and Symbolic 4
BPY-003 Ancient and Medieval Philosophy 4
BPY-004 Religions of the World 4
BPY-005 Indian Philosophy: Part II 4
BPY-006 Metaphysics 4
BPY-007 Ethics 4
BPY-008 Modern Western Philosophy 4
BPY-009 Contemporary Western Philosophy 4
BPY-010 Epistemology 4
BPY-011 Philosophy of Human Persons 4
BPY-012 Philosophy of Science and Cosmology 4
ACS-01 Application Oriented Course in Consumer Studies 8
AMT-01 Teaching of Primary School Mathematics 8