BA (Government and Administration)

BA (Government and Administration)


The degree is a blend of interactive learning methods by introducing concepts of experiential learning, debates, critical analysis techniques etc which will help in student’s personality development along with academic teaching. The learning pedagogy will promote critical thinking and communication skill sets. The program aims to bridge the gap between the traditional classroom learning and lack of field experience. Students will be acquainted with actual functioning of the government and various policy making exercise.
The program includes rigorous academic and field learning with exposure to subjects like Indian constitution and Governance, Indian history ancient to medieval to modern and post-independence challenges faced by country, aspects of Indian economy, concepts of environment and challenges like climate change, world trade, disaster management or international relations. Such diverse subject knowledge will equip students with necessary tools for multi-dimensional understanding of issues. The dissertation in last trimester or the attachment activity will expose students to dimensions of self-learning and decision making.

Programme Highlights


  • In-depth learning through multi-disciplinary approach.

  • Impetus for developing an analytical mind and to form own opinions.

  • Emphasis will be on continuous evaluation, where students writing and oral skills development is emphasized upon.

  • Development of persona, in order to make student robust towards his/her outlook to challenges in life.

  • Under the experiential learning activity, there will be attachment activity at any government office or NGO, and students peer discussion on lessons learned will be conducted.

  • Creating a Digital Learning Library(DLL), with an objective to have a repository data base of the subject, so that students can have access to study material from any time anywhere.

  • The course subjects are sequences in such a manner that continuity for three years is maintained. Methods like differentiated learning will equally emphasis on co-curricular activities, book reading.

Programme Outcome


  • The students will be tested for integrity development so that they do not face any dilemmas in life.

  • Emphasis on critical and analytical skill enhancement, to better understand our society, polity, and happenings in the surrounding.

  • Enhanced research skills with developed academic insights with the multi-disciplinary subject approach.

  • Personality Development with a focus on creative writing skills and oral skills enhancement.

  • The lessons will focus on aspects of policy-making and design, in order to promote creative thinking skills.

Programme Structure


  • Duration of Programme: 3 years

  • Pattern followed: Trimester

  • Credits System:

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Eligibility Criteria for Admission


HSC (10+2) from any stream OR Three years Diploma of Board of Technical Education OR Its equivalent.

Programme Fees


Rs.60000/- per year

Intake


60 students

Employability


  • The course structure and syllabus prepares students in areas of policy research and policy making, which is growing with governments opening up activities like CM Fellowship program or PM fellowship program etc.

  • Working with NGO and civil society organizations, with a view of growing CSR activities and funding. The dissertation in last trimester will expose students to dimensions of self-learning and decision making.

  • Course has multi-disciplinary structure which prepares students for various central and state examination.