The B.A. programme at DLHS covers Foundation Courses, Discipline Specific Core Courses, Discipline Specific Elective Courses, Specialization Courses, Generic/ Open-Elective (O.E.) Courses, Ability Enhancement Compulsory Courses (AECC), Skill Enhancement Courses (SEC), Skill-Based and Value-Based Courses, Vocational Courses, Internships/ Projects, and Research/ Dissertation.


The History courses orient students to the collective past of humanity. The purpose is to acquaint students with the various significant events that have shaped India, its surrounding regions, Asia, and other regions of the world. Another aim is to provide multiple perspectives to study and comprehend the past. With a special emphasis on Indian History, learners would also be introduced to the histories of various other parts of the world. The programme’s basic goal is to familiarise the students with the complexities and conflicts that have marked the various periods in collective human history.


The other part of the programme is Political Science, which is a versatile social science discipline leading to a variety of career paths. Incorporating a strong interdisciplinary emphasis in the structure and design of its prescribed syllabi, the subject fosters a systematic and scientific understanding of political systems, policymaking, governance issues, Indian and global governments, and procedures, theories, and practices of international politics. Seminars, writing and presenting research papers, presentations, projects, fieldworks, and internship are integrated into the curriculum. The study of Political Science facilitates analytical abilities, communication, leadership, and research skills. It also creates conscientious and alert citizens, Additionally, this part of the programme will assist students in taking up Civil Services, Political Leadership Positions, Political Consultancies, Embassy and Commission Works, Corporate Risks Analysis, Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) Works and assignments with international government organizations.


History Career Prospects

Academic researcher, Archivist, Heritage manager, historic buildings inspector/conservation officer, Museum education officer, Museum/Gallery exhibitions officer, academic librarian, archaeologist, Journalist, civil service administrator, editorial assistant, Information officer, Marketing executive, Policy officer, Analyst.

Political Science Career Prospects

Government organisations, NGOs, Political scientists, Constituency Managers, Campaign Managers, lawyers, lobbyists, public relations specialists, journalists, Analysts, Policy framing/Advocacy/Think Tank organisations, Civil Service, Teaching, and Research.


Detailed Course Structure

Key Dates & Deadlines


Mar 15 24

Mar ' 24

Last date to Apply


Tentative Course Commencement Date


04 Years (Bachelor of Arts with Honours)

03 Years (Bachelor of Arts)