BA (Hons) History (4 years) at Shoolini University is an interdisciplinary programme providing diverse career opportunities. Especially formulated as per the National Education Policy (NEP), this programme prepares students for global competition.
History is the study of evolution of human civilizations down the ages, i.e., from the pre-historic to the present times. It focuses on the broad and comparative understanding of human evolution along with major historical events in India and across the world. Students gain in-depth knowledge about ancient and contemporary archaeological methods through seminar-style formats and regular tutorials.
The demand for higher education in History has greatly increased as it has become popular among students appearing for competitive exams.
Shoolini University provides valuable and unique opportunities to the young historians with support from the on-campus 24X7 Yogananda library with EBSCO access. Students can develop their academic, scholastic and critical thinking skills, equipping them to make a mark in advertisement, journalism, teaching, museum curators, genealogy, public relations, research, etc.
- Develops critical insight on the latest interpretations, theories and approaches
- Equips students with a broad range of skills through seminar and research-based curriculum
- Highly qualified faculty from global institutions
- On-campus 24X7 Yogananda library with EBSCO access
- Ranks #1 in India for online learning programme with QS IGAUGE E-LEAD Certification (E-Learning Excellence for Academic Digitisation)
- #19th in Best Private Universities (India Today Ranking 2019)
- Outlook-ICARE University Ranking 2020: 16th in top State Private Universities
BA (Hons) History as an interdisciplinary course has a variety of careers opportunities in liberal arts, research, academics, and public policy.
Key Areas of Research
Advertisement| Journalism| Teaching| Museum Curators| Genealogy| Public Relations Research
Being interdisciplinary in nature, the programme curriculum covers a broad and comprehensive study of both Indian and global history, along with ancient and contemporary archaeological methods. Some of the highlighted topics in project-based curriculum include History of India, Social Formations and Cultural Patterns of the Ancient World, Medieval World, History of Modern West and the History of Modern Europe.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the accreditation of BA (Hons) History?
BA (Hons) History is approved by HPPERC and has UGC certification.
What are the job prospects after BA (Hons) History?
After completing this program, students can either opt for higher studies or pursue a career in advertising, journalism, research, teaching, and public relations.
What is the Infrastructure available to BA (Hons) History students?
Shoolini provides world-class infrastructure facilities to its students. It is ranked #1 among India’s Top 10 private higher education institutions for Excellence in IT-Enabled Learning in the Education World India Higher Education Grand Jury Awards 2020-21. The campus has 104+ labs and innovative e-studios with high-speed Internet, Ethernet, whiteboards and lightboards. The on-campus 24X7 Yogananda library has EBSCO access with over one million publications.
How are the placement opportunities available at Shoolini University?
Shoolini University has 250+ tie-ups with International Universities. We also have industry tie-ups that enhance placement opportunities for students. A variety of placement opportunities are provided to students in the field of research and public relations.
- Eligibility: 10+2 (in any stream) with minimum 55% marks
- Admission Criteria: CUET/NEET/JEE/ SAT or Shoolini University's multiple choice entrance test (SU-SAT)
- Duration: 4 Years
- Semester Fee
Himachal Pradesh Domicile : ₹54450
Non-Himachal Pradesh Domicile : ₹60000
* One-time refundable security fee of Rs. 10,000