Bachelor of Arts

Psychology, Sociology, Economics
Program code: 001A
Course code : 1A04
Course Commencement : June 2020
Eligibility

The minimum qualification required to apply is a pass in the 10+2 examination in Science / Commerce / Arts from PUC / ISC / CBSE or equivalent board.

Study Campus

School of Humanities & Social Sciences
#1/1-1, Atria Towers, Palace Road
Bengaluru - 560001
P+ 91 80 46498300

Admissions Office

JGI Knowledge Campus
#44/4, District Fund Road
Jayanagar 9th Block Campus
Bengaluru - 5600 69
P+ 91 80 46650128

Are you interested in gaining an understanding of the processes that govern the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services in an economy? Simultaneously, are you curious to understand the society, the challenges embedded in the current socio cultural and issues connected to gender? Do you also want to pursue a career in understanding human psychology? Then, this is the course for you. It is an interesting combination to learn how intricately the human mind, society, culture, and economy of a country are connected.

  • Innovative and Learning Practice

    Jain (Deemed-to-be University) places importance on quality and value when it comes to academics and is committed to providing students with knowledge and skills that are in demand, besides offering opportunities to learn a variety of new concepts and skills.

  • Supportive Environment (Infrastructure)

    Well–equipped digital classrooms, e-library, and state-of the-art-infrastructure are offered to create a unique academic ambience. Jain (Deemed-to-be University) has a multi-disciplinary approach to provide cutting edge quality education to students and enhance discipline, integrity, and the ability to think innovatively. The University aims to create future leaders, who can be the driving force in the society.

  • Career Development Opportunities

    At Jain (Deemed-to-be University), students can build academic networks through seminars, conferences, University-Industry interface, study-tours, student-exchange programs, and internships that bring endless opportunities to create great career paths.

  • Further Study Guidelines

    Programs at Jain (Deemed-to-be University) offer a strong basic foundation for further studies encouraging your passion to cater to human development as well as the changing industry and social needs.

Course Highlights
  • Undertake minor research projects interlinked to the study of three major courses - Psychology, Sociology, and Economics
  • Expand your understanding of the world through internships
  • Do a variety of career enhancement programs
  • Get good placement opportunities and career support from our experienced faculty
Semesters I
  • Language
  • English
  • Psychology-I
  • Sociology-I
  • Economics-I
  • Learning labs: Psychology-I
  • Value Enhancing Course : Mind management & human values
Semesters II
  • Language
  • English
  • Psychology-II
  • Sociology-II
  • Economics-II
  • Learning Labs: Psychology-I
  • Value Enhancing Course : Indian Constitution
Semesters III
  • Language
  • English
  • Psychology-III
  • Sociology-III
  • Sociology-IV (Elective)
  • Economics-III
  • Learning Labs: Psychology-II
  • Value Enhancing Course : Environmental Science
Semesters IV
  • Language
  • English
  • Psychology-IV
  • Sociology-V
  • Economics-VI (Elective)
  • Economics-V
  • CBCS* (Choice Based Credit System)
  • Learning Labs: Psychology-III
  • Value Enhancing Course : Computer Fundamentals
  • *CBCS (Student has to select 1 from papers related to the following)
    - Journalism
    - English
    - Skill Based Psychology
Semesters V
  • Psychology-V (elective)
  • Psychology-VI
  • Sociology-VI
  • Sociology-VII
  • Economics-VI
  • Economics-VII
  • Economics-VIII
Semesters VI
  • Psychology-VII
  • Psychology-VIII
  • Psychology-IX
  • Sociology-VIII
  • Sociology-IX
  • Economics-IX
  • Economics-X

The objective of Jain (Deemed-to-be University) is to provide integrated coaching to students that adds value to students’ profile and can make them more employable. These value added courses are designed as per current industry standards in partnership with other institutions. Currently these courses are offered in Bachelor of Arts Program.

This is one of the best combinations that opens your mind to understand the world and how it works. It provides you an opportunity specializing in any one of the three leading subjects. Be it Psychology, Sociology or Economics, the options are numerous. Jain (Deemed-to-be University) is committed to preparing you for your future career and giving you a competitive edge in the graduate job market.

With Psychology, there are multiple career opportunities like a school psychologist, special educator, corporate trainer, or even working in clinical or hospital settings as an assessment specialist. NGOs and international organizations like Red Cross are also seeking people who have studied psychology. Pertaining to journalism, some of the options include writing for national, regional and local newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations and online publications and companies involved in public relations, corporate communications, content writing and marketing. Studying economics will equip you with a strong grasp of economic principles which will help to make more informed decisions and get into the government sector, banks, accountancy, insurance companies, regulatory bodies etc.

This combination is appropriate for students wanting to pursue the civil services examinations or want to enter into international organizations like UN. Graduates not wishing to work can get into further studies by doing a post-graduation and expand it by doing a research in any one of the subject.