B.A. (Hons.) History

Bachelor of Arts Honours in History

Stream Arts
Course Type Degree
Duration 3 Years

B.A. Hons. History or Bachelor of Arts in Honours History is an undergraduate History language course.  History is the study of past events, particularly in human affairs. B.A. Hons (History) students get knowledge about features of ancient, medieval and contemporary India. They also studies India’s social, economic, political and cultural aspects, while pursuing this course. After completing B.A. (Hons) History, one can continue postgraduate course in History. The duration of the course is three years and it is career orienting in nature that opens many scopes in different areas for them.

B.A. Hons. History Employment Areas


Historical Fiction Centres


Preservation Centres

Historical Parks

Research Centres

Art Galleries

Historical Parks

B.A. Hons. History Job Types

Curator and Guide

Documentation Specialist


Information Manager

Historic Sites Manager

Research Assistant

Records Manager

Teacher & Tutor

10+2 in any stream with at least 50% marks or equivalent from a recognised Board.

Merit in qualifying examination, subject to eligibility criteria.

Some of the reputed institutes conduct entrance examination for admission to undergraduate degree courses. Selection to the degree course in these colleges is based on marks secured in the final merit i.e. total marks aggregated in the final exams of 10+2.