B.A. Anthropology or Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology is an undergraduate Anthropology course. Anthropology covers the study of the evolution of man and also the socio-cultural development of humans. The course also covers the study of several branches of anthropology (Socio-cultural, Biological-Physical, Applied, Linguistic and Archaeological) that deals with various aspects of human developments. B.A. (Anthropology) is three years duration and the syllabus is divided into six semesters. The course is career orienting in nature that opens many jobs for them after its completion in various fields.
B.A. Anthropology Employment Areas
Anthropological Survey of India
Commission for Scheduled Castes
World Health Organization (WHO)
Commission for Schedule Tribes
Documentary Film Companies
Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)
Human Resource Departments of Corporate Houses and Industries
Other Backward Classes Commission
B.A. Anthropology Job Types
Culture Resource Manager
Media House Social Worker
Students after passing 10+2 in any stream from a recognized board are eligible for it.
The admissions are usually based on merit in the qualifying examination. In some of the colleges, the admissions are based on merit, interview or a written test.