IGNOU BA Course 2018 – Admission, Exam Date, Fee & Syllabus

Checkout the details regarding IGNOU BA Course 2017 – Exam Date, Syllabus and Fee. If you are searching for IGNOU distance B.A course details 2017, then you are at right place. Here we are providing the detailed information about distance BA (BACHELOR OF ARTS) programme in IGNOUThe Indira Gandhi National Open University offers admission to Bachelor of Arts (BA) programme in both January and July academic sessions.

It is a three year degree programme which includes the courses worth 96 credits Where each credit is equivalent to 30 study hours which consist of all the learning activities. Therefore, the students who are pursuing the IGNOU BA programme has to pass out all the courses (96 credits) within the maximum programme duration to make themselves eligible for this bachelor degree.

IGNOU BA Course – Application Last Date, Fee & Qualification

Course Bachelor in Arts in English (B.A)
Eligibility & Qualification10+2 with science subjects or its equivalent qualification.
Medium of InstructionEnglish & Hindi
DurationMinimum 3 years and
Maximum 6 years;
Fee StructureRs. 10,500/- for full programme to be paid year wise @ Rs.3,500/- per year.
Admission Starts fromJanuary and July of every year
Admissions Last DateFor January Admissions – 31st December

For July Admissions – 30th June

BA Exam Date Click here for IGNOU Exam Dates

IGNOU announces Admission to Bachelor’s Degree Programmes for the Academic commencing from January 2017 and July 2017.

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Admissions open for July-2017 Session
Note : Last date for Fresh Admission without Late Fee is : 30th-June-2017

IGNOU Bachelor of Arts (BA) Syllabus

While pursuing the IGNOU Bachelor of Arts (BA) programme, the students has to choose the subjects in all three years from three different types of courses which has been mentioned below:

  • Foundation Courses (24 Credits)
  • Elective Courses (56 Credits or 64 Credits)
  • Application Oriented Courses (16 or 8 Credits)

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Apart from these courses, the students also need to study an awareness course on environment ‘An Introduction to the Environment’ (NEV1). But there will be no examination conducted for this programme.

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) offers admission to Bachelor of Arts (BA) programme in various streams. These are mentioned below :

  • BA English
  • BA Hindi
  • BA Urdu
  • BA Economics
  • BA History
  • BA Political Science
  • BA Public Administration
  • BA Sociology
  • BA Psychology
  • BA Philosophy
  • BA Mathematics

B.A Course Subjects & Structure

To pursue all the above mentioned programmes, you have to choose from the below mentioned IGNOU BA Courses. The complete detail about how to choose the BA courses are available in the prospectus. We have provided below all the courses for your reference. These are as follows :

CourseCodeCourse NameCredits
 FEG-01 Foundation Course in English-1 Or Foundation Course in Hindi-2 4
 FST-01 Foundation Course in Science and Technology 8
 BHDF-01 Foundation Course in Hindi 4
 FHS-1 Foundation Course in Humanities and Social Sciences 4
 Any one of the following Courses: 4
 FGB-01 Foundation Course in Bengali 4
 FKD-1 Foundation Course in Kannada 4
 FML-1 Foundation Course in Malayalam 4
 FMT-1 Foundation Course in Marathi 4
 FOR-1 Foundation Course in Oriya 4
 FOR-1 Foundation Course in Oriya 4
 FPB-1 Foundation Course in Punjabi 4
 FTM-1 Foundation Course in Tamil 4
 FTG-1 Foundation Course in Telugu 4
 FUD-1 Foundation Course in Urdu 4
 BEGE-101 From Language to Literature 8
 EEG-02 The Structure of Modern English 8
 EEG-03 Communication Skills in English 8
 EEG-04 English for Practical Purposes 8
 EEG-05 Understanding Prose 8
 EEG-06 Understanding Poetry 8
 EEG-07 Understanding Drama 8
 EEG-08 Reading the Novel 8
 AFW-(E) Feature Writing 4
 AWR-(E) Writing for Radio 4
 AWR-(H) Radio Lekhan (Hindi) 4
 EHD-01 Hindi Gadya 8
 EHD-02 Hindi Kavya 8
 EHD-03 Hindi Sahitya ka Itihas evam Sahitya Parichay 8
 EHD-04 Madhyakaleen Bharatiya Sahitya: Samaj aur Sanskriti 8
 EHD-05 Adhunik Bharatiya Sahitya: Navjagaran aur Rashtriya Chetna 8
 EHD-06 Hindi Bhasha: Itihas aur Vartman 8
 EHD-07 Hindi Samrachna 8
 CTE-03 Teaching Strategies 4
 CTE-04 Teaching English (Elementary School) 4
 CTE-05 Teaching English (Secondary School) 4
 FAS-01 Foundation Course in Assamese 8
 FEG-1 Foundation Course in English-1 4
 AOM-1 Office Organisation Management 4
 ASP-1 Secretarial Practice 4
 AHE-1 Human Environment 8
 EHI-1 Modern India, 1857-1964` 8
 EHI-2 India: Earliest Times to 8th Century A.D. 8
 EHI-3 India From 8th to 15th Century A.D. 8
 EHI-4 India From 16th to Mid 18th Century A.D. 8
 ESO-15 Society and Religion 8
 BPVI-028 Entrepreneurship and Marketing 4
 DECE-1 Organising Child Care Services 8
 MPA-012 Administrative Theory 8
 AED-1 Export Procedures and Documentation 4
 ATR-1 Translation 8
 ACS-1 Consumer Studies -ACS-1 8
 BCOA-001 Business Communication and Entrepreneurship 1
 DNHE- 01 Nutrition for the Community 8
 MS-51 Operations Research 4
 EU-1 History of Urdu Language 8
 EU-2 History of Urdu Literature 8
 EU-3 Urdu Poetry 8
 EU-4 Urdu Fiction 8
 EU-5 Urdu Non-Fictional Prose 8
 EU-6 Elements of Urdu Literature 8
 EU-7 Diasprestic Urdu Literature 4
 EU-8 Women in Urdu Literature 4
 EU-9 Socio-Cultural Forms in Urdu 8
 EPS-11 Political Ideas and Ideologies 8
 EPS-12 Government & Politics in India 8
 EPS-03 Modern Indian Political Thought 8
 EPS-15 South Asia: Economy, Society 8
 EPS-06 Government and Politics in East 8
 EPS-07 International Relations 8
 EPS-07 International Relations 8
 EPS-08 Government and Politics in Australia 8
 EPS-09 Comparative Government and Politics 8
 EHI-05 India from Mid 18th to Mid 19th Century 8
 EHI-06 History of China and Japan 1840-1949 8
 EHI-07 Modern Europe: Mid 18th to Mid 20th Century 8
 BECE-015 Elementary Mathematical Methods in Economic Development 8
 BECE-016 Economic Development: Comparative 8
 EEC-07 Industrial Development in In 8
 EEC-10 National Income Accounting 8
 EEC-11 Fundamentals of Economics 8
 BECE-002 Indian Economic Development:Issues and Perspectives 8
 EEC-13 Elementary Statistical Methods and Survey Techniques 8
 EEC-14 Agricultural Development in India 8
 EPA-3 Development Administration 8
 EPA-4 Personnel Administration 8
 EPA-5 Financial Administration 8
 EPA-6 Public Policy 8
 APM-1 Integrated Pest Management 8
 AEC-1 Environmental Chemistry 8
 AST-01 Statistical techniques 4
 AMT-1 Teaching of Primary School Mathematics 8
 BHDA-101 Samachar Lekhan aur Feature Lekhan 4
 ESO-11 The Study of Society 8
 ESO-12 Society in India 8
 ESO-13 Sociological Thought 8
 ESO-14 Society and Stratification 8
 ESO-16 Social Problems in India 8
 BPY-001 Indian Philosophy: Part I 4
 BPY-002 Logic: Classical and Symbolic 4
 BPY-003 Ancient and Medieval Philosophy 4
 BPY-004 Religions of the World 4
 BPY-005 Indian Philosophy: Part II 4
 BPY-006 Metaphysics 4
 BPY-007 Ethics 4
 BPY-008 Modern Western Philosophy 4
 BPY-009 Contemporary Western Philosophy 4
 BPY-010 Epistemology 4
 BPY-011 Philosophy of Human Persons 4
 BPY-012 Philosophy of Science and Cosmology 4


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  1. Subham Prasad says

    B.a social science syallbus kya haaa foudation course

  2. Tahir Hussain says

    sir my enrollment number 151980902 plz tell me 3rd year subject code

  3. Santosh singh says

    Hello sir pls tell me that i want to take mathematics in B.A.then what will be course of it.and when new admission will be started …reply sir pls

  4. Shreya verma says

    Sir credits kya hai aur ba me sociology ,political science,education ek saath le sakte hai pls sir bataiye

  5. arjit dhiman says

    Is NEV1 and NEV001 is same or different things?

  6. Musharaf says

    Why Arabic isn’t there in BA??

  7. Premlata says

    Sir My Enrollment No. 159741775 pls tell me 3rd year Subject Code

  8. MD arsad says

    Sir, I am student of diploma in civil engineering but I have degree in intermediate. I want I can doing the course graduation with diploma pls tell me

  9. Rosy says

    Dear sir/madam am 12th pass this session 2017 pls tell me ignou admission last date & fee structure information

  10. shammi says

    I have not got books till now.

  11. Bijender says

    Session 2017-2018 ki book kab tak milegi sir bahut dile ho rha h.

  12. Rakesh panday says

    Sir mera Enrollment no 169879480 hai plz BA second year subject code

  13. himanshu sharma says

    Sir plz upload pdf of EHD1 Hindi gadya book 📚 with all unit and section plz plz

  14. Anchar uddin says

    I want to take B.A Pol.Science (Major)

  15. Reshma says

    Sir I have downloaded the exam hall ticket .but there is only 3 papers .what should I do.

  16. Riya paul says

    Hello …sub subjects Ke bagal me 4,8 no Diya haa ya Kaya paper ha ? Please batae

  17. sahil says

    sir…..B.A. ki books kab tak ayeingi…maine july me registration karaya tha abhi tak nhi aya…..plz tell sir

  18. Puspa says

    Sir BA Course मै Hindi and English के अलाबा में Environment science, geography and political science. Subject मै ले सकती हू

  19. Janamjai laguri says

    BA history honours k foundation course Kya hai Mai Aapna sub history Pol. Sc. Eco, psy, Hindi rakhna chahta hoo

  20. Murli Mahato says

    Sir 161706499 BA part 2 KA subject code mil sakta hai

  21. kuk says

    Can I leave the English Subject and select other .

  22. Bappa says

    Sir/mam. mere pass BA 2nd year ki provisional certificate hai(from defence).kya me Bengali medium se final de Sakta hoo.

  23. PUNEET says

    Dear sir /madam
    can you plz tell me about upcoming exams of students session july 2017

  24. sanni kumar says

    Sir ba part 1 last date admision and sc caste fee tell me sir

  25. duleshwar prasad says

    ba part 1 ka last date kab h

  26. Pradeep singh says


  27. Ananda Das says

    which one can i take in my B.A 1st year as my fundamental compulsory course ?..1) fundamental course in humanities and social science…2) fundamental course in science and technology…3) anything of the above (either 1 or 2)…

  28. Athira says

    Sir, please first year BA history subject code

  29. Athira says

    Sir, please first year BA history subject code

  30. Dennise says

    Sir please tell me how to find my subject code
    Please, anyone

  31. Dennise says

    Sir please tell me how to find my subject code. Please, anyone

  32. Pir Zahid says

    please notify me

  33. Jayant kumar arvind Singh says

    Sir main intermediate aur fire safety engg management Mai diploma Kiya hain mujhe fire safety Mai b.a Karna hai kya mera 2 sal Mai b.a complete ho jayega

  34. Sanjeet kumar says

    Sir mere AbI tak b.a 1st year ke two books EHI1 or BHDF101 ka questions paper nhi aaya hai 31 March tak esinment Jama krwane ke last date hi pls muje mere email id par bta de thnx

  35. Anil kumar sharma says


  36. MANISHA says


  37. nusrat shaikh says

    ignou ba history course ka syllabus kya hai ?

  38. Andrew Rongmei says

    I Andrew Romgmei student of Bachelor of Arts Enrollment No. 183500280 SL:386 04/A1/04/9153 I want to know my subjects that I have chosen in this course.Session of 2018 Dec batch.
    Thanking you

  39. Prasanta sahu says

    My subject choose AMO-01,EHI-06,EHI-05,EHI-03

  40. Deepan says

    FEG-01 English foundation course ,
    What kind of topic covered by this courss

  41. Sujata Rakesh Singh says

    I want to do b.a.in mathematics.So what to do for it.Plz send me the details.

  42. Sujata Rakesh Singh says

    I want to do b.a.maths. So what can I do for that.Plz send me details.

  43. Valsala K P says

    Detailed syllabus of sociology and public administration


    B. A. Political science ek subject see karna chahta ho

  45. Chinta Devi says

    Sir Mene BA 2nd year me admission lena hai please sir Mujhe course code bata denge please help me

  46. Jagdeep says

    Mne june2017 ke liye B, A ke form fill kiye the… Kya mai ab complete kr skta hu mne fstyear ke exam bhi nhi diye plz help

  47. sunita says

    Is tym ignou Ki year fee kitni h

  48. salim says

    Ba hon.eco.kitne year ka hota hai

  49. m salim says

    Ba hon.eco.kitne year ka hota hai

  50. m salim says

    Ba hon.eco.kitne year ka hota hai

  51. Jaspreet kaur says

    I did not get my original certificate of passing in Bcom in 2004-07 enrolled as 043919824. I gave all exams but my grade card doesn’t show ECO-12. PLZ suggest me what to do

  52. Vikram Saini says

    Sir i want to change my subject . Hwo can i do this?

  53. kusum lata says

    Sir I want doing M.A. English plz Sir give me fees structures and subject name

  54. D C Ray says

    Can I do BA in solar energy from ur University

  55. Ankit Kumar says

    Sir mera results show ho gya h pr mera assiment no. Nahi Lage h Janki mane Apne sabhi assiment Jama kr WA diye the sir pls uska koi hal bataye apki badi meharbani hogi pls sir

  56. Partap kumar says

    Dear sir mene Jan. Me admitino kervya tha or MERI history ki books abhi tak nhi aai pliesh btaoo lab tek aae gi

  57. Sabin says

    I would like to know complete details about BA program course.
    Things like fees for each year, admission starting from when, point of contact, nearest center from uttam nagar,etc..

  58. ऋषि कपूर पटेल says

    History of part 3 ka all subjects बताने का प

  59. Poonam Mishra says

    Sir / ma’am,
    I want to doing BA in English, I am living in Varanasi. Please tell me private course is available.

  60. Bharat Kumar says

    Please tell me BA first year subject,my program code is 5501.how many subjects are for term end exam

  61. Indhu says

    I finished 10.,12th std(commerce) group..Is that I am qualified take BA English.

  62. Asutosh says

    Can I get my subject through PDF..
    I just joined 10:12:18…
    My subjects are …
    BSHF 101
    BEGF 101
    FOR 1
    EHI 1

  63. Om veer says

    BA arts admission Kese le

  64. ashmita says

    maine ignou 1st year clear kiua hai lekin 2nd year ka na to project submit kiua na hi exam de payi kya is year 3rd year k sath sath mujhe 2nd ka exam v dena padega. or kya 2nd year ka project file v submit krna padega.

  65. Manisha kumari says

    Mai admission Lena chahti hi ba me kya iska avi admission ho skta h

  66. Upashna Tamang says

    Hello madam /sir …I have one question..I had done my admission on 2014 for BA and I have done my exam also in 2014,2015,2016 but I have not cleared 2 subjects and there was a gap also between 2017 and 2018 .So can I complete it on 2019?

  67. Ridhi says

    Hlo sir.
    I want to join b.a English honours.
    Will you pls tell me list of compulsory subjects and elective subjects seperately.

  68. Bhagirath says

    Dear Sir Plz Solve Problam i am 1st year Student but my sallebs Subject code not clear BPSE 212, BSHF 101



  70. Amarjeet Kumar says

    Respected sir
    mujhe subject code se subject ka pta nhi chl pa rha h so plz help me sir
    subject code detail

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