BA Liberal Studies

BA Liberal Studies
Starts from:August 16, 2022
Course Feature
  • Course Code BAHLS
  • Duration 3 Years
  • Course Type Full Time
  • Min Qualification Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) qualification or an equivalent qualification in any discipline from a recognized board. The Common University Entrance Test (CUET) introduced for admission into all UG Programmes, 60% in qualifying exam JLUET followed by personal interview.
Course Objective

The three-year BA Liberal Studies, offered at Jagran Lakecity University, presents a flexible and imaginative curricular structure as the key to a future-looking education for learners in the 21st Century. Learning to learn and reflective thinking is placed at the core of the programme. The learning experience encourages learners to envision multiple and layered perspectives on issues to connect learning not just to societal issues but life itself. Travel and learn, experience and learn are the key components embedded in the programme.

 

Specializations offered

Major and Minor courses of Core Specializations are available in Psychology, Public Policy, Economics, or English Literature from second year onwards.

 

Learning Objectives

At the end of the three-year education, learners will be able to

  • develop a holistic vision of life and living
  • grasp 21st-century skills that would be important for professional pursuit
  • build social empathy, resilience, spirit of collaboration through the learning framework
  • be aware of challenges in society and develop an interest to engage with the community
  • internalize the concepts for an enhanced understanding of self

 

Sl. No. Type of Courses Names of Courses (select) Year of Offering
1. Foundation – Mandatory
  • India Through the Ages
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Meaningful Life
  • Global Perspectives
  • Society, Politics, and Economy
  • Environment and Sustainable Development
Year 1
2.  Interdisciplinary 
  • Popular Culture
  • Mathematics for Liberal Studies
  • Voices of Women in Indian Literature
  • Legal Literacy
Year 1-3
3.  Experiential Learning 
  • Appreciating Diversity: Travel for Learning
  • Clay Modelling
  • Design Thinking in Life
  • Experiencing Theatre
Year 1-3
4.  Ability/ Skill Enhancement
  • Citizen Rights and Responsibility
  • Appreciating Music
  • Contemporary Narratives on Ethics
  • Critical and Creative Thinking
  • Working Together for Success
Year 1-3
5.  Core-Major and Core Minor Courses from the following disciplines would be offered:

  • Psychology
  • English Literature
  • Public Policy
  • Economics
Year 2 and 3

 

Admission Charges (One-Time, Non-Refundable) INR 20,000
Caution Money (One-Time, Refundable) INR 5,000
Alumni Fund (One-Time, Non-Refundable) INR 10,000
Digitalization Charges (Per Year) INR 10,000
Tuition Fees (Per Year) INR 50,000
Exam Fees (Per Year) INR 15,000
Total Fees Per Year INR 75,000

Caution Money (One-Time, Refundable) $135
Total Admission Charges (One-Time, Non-Refundable) $535
Total Course fees (Per Year) $2,000

 

100% on Tuition Fees
12th Board 92% and Above

50% on Tuition Fees (Max 25 Seats)
12th Board 87% to 91.99%

25% On Tuition Fees (Max 50 Seats)
12th Board 80% to 86.99%

Note:
All scholarship will be on Year 1 Tuition Fee only

The biggest advantage of Liberal Studies is that it opens a wide range of career vistas. A few are indicated below:

  • International think tanks
  • UN agencies
  • Civil Services and Government Bodies
  • Research and Academia (based on Major and Minor options)
  • Policy drafting, implementing and evaluating bodies
  • Practitioner/ Consultant
  • Media and Publishing houses
  • Content development
  • Politics
  • Health care (Psychologists)
  • NGOs
  • Public Relations

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