The B.A. (General) programme is a three year degree course under the 10+2+3 system
of education. A person who has passed the +2 examination under 10+2+3 system of
education of a recognised University/Board/Council or any other examination recognised
by the P.U. as equivalent, with pass in English as one of the subjects shall be
eligible to join the First Year class of B.A. degree course. However, a person who
has not qualified English as one of the subjects at the +2 examination, shall be
eligible to join B.A. I Year class provisionally subject to his/her qualifying the
deficient subject of English from the parent Board/Body/Council/University in two
consecutive chances subsequent to his admission, failing which his/her admission
to B.A. I year class and the result for the examination shall automatically stand
- Punjabi/History & Culture of Punjab
- Three elective subjects
- Environment Education & Road Safety
The students who are not domiciled in Punjab and have not studied Punjabi up to
10th class; wards of defence personnel and central government employees who are
transferred on all India basis; and foreigners shall have the option to take History
and Culture of Punjab (HCP) in lieu of Punjabi as compulsory subject in B.A., B.Sc.,
B.Com, B.C.A. and B.B.A., Classes.
- Political Science
- Public Administration
- Physical Education
The college offers Honours in the following subjects: English, Hindi, Economics,
Political Science, Sociology, Public Administration, Geography, History and Psychology.
The B.A. Hons. Course carries 28 credits (each credit carrying the equivalence of
100 marks). Apart from the structure of the programme of study prescribed for the
BA (General) degree course, credit value of the subjects/papers and hours of teaching
allocated to them, the honours course includes 4 papers of I credit each of an advanced
nature in one of the elective subjects the student shall study in all the three
years of the degree course.
A student may offer Honours in Second Year in anyone of the elective subjects mentioned
above to be studied by him/her in all the three years of the Degree course. Provided
that he/she has obtained at least 50% marks in the subject of honours in the First
Year of the B.A. (General) Course.
No 'Failed' candidate shall be admitted in any of the courses. (The students whose
admission forms were duly sent by the Department/College to the Controller of Examinations
for appearing in the examination, but did not appear, or dropped the paper, will
also be considered 'failed' students under University Rules).
A student of any other university who is placed in compartment in 1st year / 2nd
year of B.A./B.Sc./B.Com/B.C.A./B.B.A. course is not allowed to join 2nd year or
3rd year course of Panjab University.