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B.A Honours Political Science (BAPSH)

Minimum Duration: 3 Years
Maximum Duration: 6 Years
Course Fee: Rs. 9,600
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar

Eligibility:

10+2 or its equivalent or BPP from IGNOU.

With a substantial number of courses drawn from the discipline of Political Science and a few interdisciplinary and skill-based elective courses, the Bachelors Honours programme in Political Science is designed to give the learner a strong foundation in the basic ideas, concepts, institutions and processes of politics and government at the national, regional and international levels.
 
Programme Structure
 
The BA Honours programme in Political Science ( Programme Code BAPSH) is of 148 credits with a mix of five types of courses: fourteen a) Core Courses, four b) Discipline Specific Electives, two c) Ability Enhancement Compulsory Courses, two d) Skill Enhancement Courses and two e) Generic Electives. While each of the Ability and Skill Enhancement is of four credit weightage, all other courses of this programme are six credit courses.
 
Eligibility
 
The University admits students to its Bachelors programmes from both formal and non-formal scheme. The non-formal stream consists of those students who have not cleared 10+2 or equivalent exam. To take admission to IGNOU’s degree programme they have to pass its Bachelor’s Preparatory Programme (BPP) first.
There is no entrance test for seeking admission.
 
Medium of Instruction
 
The BA Honours programme is on offered in English and Hindi. The student has to opt for a particular medium of study while applying for admission to the programme.
 
Duration
The programme can be completed by earning the required number of credits under each category in a minimum period of three years (six semesters) or in the maximum period of six years.
 
Fee Structure: A total of Rs.  9600/- is to be paid  @ Rs. 3200/- per year. In the First year, in addition to  Rs. 3200/-, a Registration fee of Rs. 200/- also has to be paid. The programme fee should be paid only by means of Debit Card/Credit Card through online mode only. Fee once paid is not refundable.