BA History relates to the study of activities involving humans or incidents from the past. It is a 3-year undergraduate programme, offered in universities and colleges across India. Candidates are selected on the basis of cut-offs. Some colleges conduct entrance tests. Candidates pursuing BA History will learn to study and analyze written documents from the past as well as curate unrecorded information, that is, pre-history. After BA one can do a Master’s programme. For further studies you can opt for M.Phil or PhD.


•For UG: Candidates must pass 10+2 from CBSE or any equivalent board. 

•For PG: Candidates who have completed BA degree in History from recognized university or college could opt for two-year Master of Arts in History. 




•A graduate in History can analyze and interpret ancient information and determine its authenticity and significance. You can gather historical data from archives, books, and artifacts and conduct research and trace developments in a particular field. 


•You can write reports and articles on findings and theories for future reference  




Salary : 2 L INR - 3 L INR
Degrees: B.A., M.A.


  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 19.7 Lakhs Ashoka University, Sonepat
    Minimum Fees 0.003 Lakhs Nilamani Mahavidyalaya, Balasore
    Degree Offered in UG
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 20 Lakhs Government Brennen College, Thalassery
    Minimum Fees 0.006 Lakhs Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
    Degree Offered in PG



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Tanzeel Alam 22 hours ago

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Tanzeel AlamLast Seen: 4 hours 37 min agoJoined on: 12-Oct-2018Education Interest: Media and JournalismEducation Level: Class 12

I am not able to understand the college timing of dyal singh fir eco hons 2019.I saw the list bt when I entered the section classes where

Where from11:30 bt when I removed the section timing was from 10 30 and I also want to know of additional subject timing where it is given.please give me full detailed college timing of eco hons 2019 ... Read More
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Kritica DwivediLast Seen: 1 day 12 hours agoJoined on: 11-Jun-2019Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 12

I have hindi, sanskrit and geography in my bachelor's. Can I do masters in history?

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Mansi arora 2 days ago

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Mansi AroraLast Seen: 1 day 11 hours agoJoined on: 04-Jun-2017Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation
Hey!The basic eligibility criteria for masters in history is that the candidate must have completed a bachelors degree from a recognized university with minimum 50%..So , no matter with which subject ...Read More

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shine B 2 days ago

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Shine BLast Seen: 2 days 5 hours agoJoined on: 20-Jul-2019Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Class 12

I thought LSR had a UG entrance for selection process...I wish to try for history there! What do I need to do and study?

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Sriya Bose 2 days ago

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Sriya BoseLast Seen: 1 day 6 hours agoJoined on: 17-Apr-2019Education Interest: Study AbroadEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello Aspirant! You dont have to give any entrance test for admission into B.A. Honours program of History in Lady Sri Ram College. Rather, your admission is based on your Class 12 Board Results. Th...Read More

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Manisha 2 days ago

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ManishaLast Seen: 2 days 5 hours agoJoined on: 31-May-2019Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Class 12

Is there any entrance exam in du for ba hons. In political science or history

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Aman 2 days ago

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AmanLast Seen: 2 days 5 hours agoJoined on: 05-Mar-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12
Hii Manisha ,Coming to your question I would like to tell you that there is no any entrance exam for the BA Hons in the political science or the history subject in the DU.The admission in the du for b...Read More

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Kritica DwivediLast Seen: 1 day 12 hours agoJoined on: 11-Jun-2019Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 12

Syllabus of MA in history of bhu Banaras?

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Akansha 3 days ago

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AkanshaLast Seen: 8 hours 50 min agoJoined on: 31-May-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hey Kritica,Syllabus for MA in History in Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi is :Semester 1 CoursesPrinciples of HistoryContemporary WorldIndian Nationalism (Socio-religious and other protest movement...Read More