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The BA (Hons.) / BA Program
ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The Bachelor of Arts (BA) Program is a three year degree program offered by the University with a view to impart in-depth knowledge and broad understanding of Humanities and Social Sciences. A student can opt for either BA (Honours) or BA program, depending on fulfillment of certain eligibility criteria. The BA program focuses on training the students in the areas of Economics, History, Political Science, Information Science, English, Linguistics, Education, Philosophy, and Soft Skills. This course aims to prepare the students in the skills required of a Playwright, Administration Officers, Journalists, Orator, and Creative Writer; and equips them to pursue MA degree program in due course.

Duration

Three years

The number of seats

100

Eligibility
BA (Honours)

The candidate must have passed Class XII with an aggregate of 40% and above in the subject opting for Honours or passed Class XII with an aggregate of 45% and above (any discipline), if the student has not opted for the subject of Honours at Class XII.

BA

The candidate must have passed in Class XII or equivalent (any discipline). Final year students awaiting results may also apply.

Age limit

Below 25 years

Program Details

The BA Program is organized into 6 semesters in 3 years. The University follows a Credit-based semester system of teaching-learning and evaluation, and the components of BA Program are as given below:

Honours Subjects

Political Science, History, Economics, English, Library & Information Science, Education, and Linguistics & Translation studies.

Generic Electives

Economics, Education, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Linguistics & Translation studies, Mathematics; of which a student needs to choose three subjects.

Ability Enhancing Compulsory Courses (AECC)

English (Prose), English (poetry) and Environmental Science.

Skill Enhancing Courses (CBCS)

Soft Skills, English Drama.

Subject combination for Honours course

It is mandatory for a Student of Honours to opt for the subject of Honours as one of the three electives; in addition to this she/he has the freedom to choose any two elective courses, from the Subjects given under Elective Subjects.

Subject combination for Non-Honours course

A student opting for BA program needs to chose three electives, in addition to the compulsory subjects.

Award of Degree

Students who successfully complete the BA (Honours) Program will be awarded the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree by the University; while a student who successfully completes the BA Program will be awarded the Bachelor of Arts degree by the University.

Skill Enhancing Courses (Extra Departmental)**
Course Code Course Title Semester
Economics
RD(O)243 Rural Development IV
IE(O)353 Industrial Economics V
Education
PE(O) 242 Principles Of Education IV
TE(O) 353 Teacher Education V
English
FE (O) 244 Functional English IV
EL(O) 353 English Literature V
History
CH(O)243 Culture and History of the Nagas till 19th century IV
PH(O) 353 Foundation of Naga Political History V
Philosophy
PC(O) 242 Popular Culture and Philosophy IV
PI (O) 353 Philosophical Soft Skills V
Political Science
IP(O)243 The Basic Study of Indian Polity IV
HR(O)353 Introduction to Human Rights V

**To be selected by the students from other Undergraduate streams as a part of CBCS facility. The program structure is subject to periodic review.

BA (Honours) Program Structure
Year I Semester - I Semester - II
  • English - (Poetry)
  • Major Paper -1
  • Elective- (Major Paper - 1)
  • Elective - Paper - 1
  • Elective - Paper -1
  • English - (Prose)
  • Major paper - 2
  • Elective (Major Paper -2)
  • Elective - Paper - 2
  • Elective - Paper - 2
Summer Project (Audit) -- [Summer Internship for BA Honours in Library & Information Science will carry 2 credit - in lieu of Major paper - 6 in fifth semester]
Year II Semester - III Semester - IV
  • Environmental Science
  • Major Paper - 3
  • Elective (Major - Paper - 3)
  • Elective - Paper - 3
  • Elective - Paper - 3
  • English Drama
  • Major paper - 4
  • Elective (Major Paper - 4)
  • Elective - Paper - 4
  • Elective - Paper - 4
  • Skill Enhancing Courses (Extra Departmental)*
Summer Project (Audit) -- [Summer Internship for BA Honours in Library & Information Science will carry 2 credit - in lieu of Major paper - 6 in fifth semester]
Year III Semester - V Semester - VI
  • Major paper -5
  • Major paper -6
  • Elective - (Major Paper -5)
  • Elective - Paper -5
  • Elective - Paper -5
  • Skill Enhancing Courses (Extra Departmental)*
  • Soft Skills
  • Major paper - 7
  • Elective-(the subject of Major) Paper -6
  • Elective - Paper -6
  • Elective - Paper -6
  • Project (Major subject)

*Student needs to opt for a paper from other streams of Undergraduate Studies (BBA/ BCA/ B.Com) as a part of CBCS facility.
The program structure is subject to periodic review.

  • Total Number of Credits to be completed by student of BA Honours Program: 154
  • Total number of credits to be completed in Core Courses of Honours subject: 70
  • Total Number of Core Courses: 13 courses + 1 project (of 6 credits)
  • Total Number of Ability Enhancing Compulsory Courses (AECC): 03
  • Total Number of Skill Enhancing Courses: 02
  • Skill Enhancing Courses (Extra Departmental): 02
  • Summer Projects (Audit): 02 -- [Summer Internship for BA Honours in Library & Information Science will carry 2 credit - in lieu of Major paper -6 in fifth semester]
  • Total Number of Generic Electives: 12

BA Program Structure
Year I Semester - I Semester - II
  • English - (Poetry)
  • Elective - Paper - 1
  • Elective - Paper - 1
  • Elective - Paper - 1
  • English - (Prose)
  • Elective - Paper - 2
  • Elective - Paper - 2
  • Elective - Paper - 2
Summer Project
Year II Semester - III Semester - IV
  • Environmental Science
  • Elective - Paper - 3
  • Elective - Paper - 3
  • Elective - Paper - 3
  • English Drama
  • Elective - Paper - 4
  • Elective - Paper - 4
  • Elective - Paper - 4
  • Skill Enhancing Courses (Extra Departmental)*
Summer Project
Year III Semester - V Semester - VI
  • Elective - Paper -5
  • Elective - Paper -5
  • Elective - Paper -5
  • Skill Enhancing Courses (Extra Departmental)*
  • Soft Skills
  • Elective - Paper - 6
  • Elective - Paper - 6
  • Elective - Paper - 6

*Student needs to opt for a paper from other streams of Undergraduate Studies (BBA/ BCA/ B.Com) as a part of CBCS facility.
The program structure is subject to periodic review.

  • Total Number of Credits to be completed by student of BA program: 114
  • Total Number of Generic Electives: 18
  • Total Number of Ability Enhancing Compulsory Courses (AECC): 03
  • Total Number of Skill Enhancing Courses: 02
  • Skill Enhancing Courses (Extra Departmental): 02
  • Summer Projects (Audit): 02

ADMISSION MODALITIES
Eligibility
B.A. (Hons.)

The candidate must have Passed Class XII with an aggregate of 40% and above in the subject opting for Honours or pass in Class XII with an aggregate of 45% and above (any discipline), if the student has not opted for the subject of Honours at Class XII level.

B.A. (Pass)

The candidate must have Passed Class XII in any discipline

General Note:

For the purpose of determining eligibility based on aggregate percentage of marks, the procedure used by the respective Board of school education will only be taken into consideration. All applicants should have completed a minimum of 12 years of formal schooling by August 01, 2018.

Final year students who have not received the transcripts/ certificates from the respective Board of school education by August 01, 2018 will be admitted provisionally. However, the admission of such candidates will be confirmed subject to passing the qualifying examination and meeting the minimum requirements as indicated above. The registration of the candidates not meeting the criteria by September 01, 2018 will be cancelled and the permissible fees will be refund.

The process of admission and selection of eligible candidates

The selection of applicants into the program is made through screening of application and interview. While evaluating students for admission, due weightage is given to their academic distinction, awards in Games & sports, Literary & cultural activities, and other extra co-curricular activities.

Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time of admission. The admission decision will be communicated after the admission process.

Special Reservation

There shall be a special provision for admission of students belonging to the State of Nagaland (Domicile) in any course of ICFAI University, Nagaland, which shall not be less than 25 (twenty-five) percent of seats in each course/discipline subject to the students meeting the minimum qualifying requirements referred to above. The fee for the Domicile students is less than that of the non-domicile students (please refer the fee chart).

Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to students belonging to Open Category.

Refund Policy

Refund, if any, will depend on the date of commencement of the classes and the date of leaving the semester. The amount of refund will be proportionate to the number of days the student is supposed to have attended the classes. In such cases the student has to inform the Registrar in writing that he/she will be de-registering from the course/ semester with effect from whatsoever date he/ she intends to de-register. No refund will be given to a student who completes a given semester/ course. Refund is also not applicable for the students falling short of attendance, and those who are rusticated due to disciplinary problems or malpractices. However, if a student decides to withdraw from a course immediately after registering for the course by paying the semester fee (but before the commencement of the classes), then on the basis of a written application to the Registrar, a full refund of the Tuition fee and examination fees will be given to the student.

APPLICATION MODALITIES
Guidelines

The candidates are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for admission.

Application Form
  • Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the form.
  • Fill the Application Form in Capital Letters.
  • Provide all the available information under appropriate sections.
  • Make sure to sign the Application Form.
  • Retain a photocopy of the completed Application form.
  • Cost of the Application material for UG Programs is Rs. 200
  • Cost of the Application material for PG and Doctoral Programs is Rs. 300
Attested Copies of Certificates

Applicants have to enclose attested copies of the following certificates (Attestation should be done by any Gazetted Officer/Principal of the college).

  • Date of Birth Certificate /Class X Certificate
  • Marks sheets of Class XII / Diploma / Degree certificate (as may be applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate in case of student belonging to the State of Sikkim
  • Nationality Certificate/Proof, for foreign students only
  • Other certificates pertaining to academic and extra curricular activities.
Admissions Office

The ICFAI University Nagaland,
6th Mile, Sovima Village, Dimapur, Nagaland 797112
Ph: 03862- 282762/ 280001
E-mail: admissions@iunagaland.edu.in
Website: www.iunagaland.edu.in

FEE SCHEDULE

Admission Fee:

Admission fee of Rs. 5,000 (non-refundable) is to be paid by all the selected candidates of BA immediately after the admission decision is announced. The last date for payment of admission fee is June 30, 2018.

Program Fee:

Students must pay the program fee on the first day of each semester, after which a fine of ` 20 per day will be charged. The first semester fee is to be paid on or before July 31, 2018.

Note: Domicile refers to Students from State of Nagaland. Non-Domicile refers to Students from States other than Nagaland.

Particulars Domicile Non - Domicile
Establishment Fee (non-refundable) 8,300 8,300
Program Fee 46,100 52,700
Developmental Fee (non-refundable) 5,500 5,500
Library Fee (non-refundable) 1,100 1,100
Examination Fee 4,300 4,300
Identity card (non-refundable) 100 100
Total Program Fee (6 Semester) 65,400 72,000
Fee Per Semester 10,900 12,000
Remittance:

All Payments should be made through Bank Challan, in favor of "The ICFAI University, Nagaland - Fee Collection A/C". Details about the payment modalities, and the relevant Challan can be obtained from the Accounts Officer.


ADMISSION CALENDAR

Particulars BA
Last date for submission of Completed Application Form May 26, 2018
Interview and Admission Decision May 31, 2018
Last date for payment of Admission Fee June 30, 2018
Payment of First Semester Fee July 31, 2018
Commencement of Preparatory classes July 16, 2018
Commencement of Regular Classes / coursework August 1, 2018
BA PROGRAM

Bachelor of Arts (BA) Program is a three year degree program offered by the University with a view to impart in-depth knowledge and broad understanding of Humanities and Social Sciences.

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Contact Us

Toll-free Number

3862-282762 / 16

Our Location

The ICFAI University, Nagaland 6th Mile, Sovima Village, Dimapur, Nagaland - 797112.

Email

registrar@iunagaland.edu.in