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