B.A.| English, Journalism with Psychology

Programme Overview

  • The Bachelor of Arts (BA) programme at CMR University is a three-year undergraduate programme designed for students who want to pursue a career in the liberal arts and humanities.
  • The course provides a comprehensive education in various disciplines including literature, history, sociology, psychology, and economics, among others.
  • The programme is aimed at providing students with a well-rounded education, as well as the necessary critical thinking and problem-solving skills to succeed in a variety of fields.

Career Opportunities

  • Teaching and Education
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Advertising
  • Public Relations
  • Journalism
  • Media and Entertainment
  • Writing and Publishing
  • Law and Legal Services
  • Art and Design
  • Social Work
  • Non-Profit Management
  • Public Administration
  • Humanities Research
  • Translation and Interpretation Services

Programme USPs

  • Flip Class technique as part of the teaching pedagogy. This brings about confidence in students to pick up newer skills.
  • Emphasis on Community activities.
  • Academic Curriculum aligned with the National Education Policy (NEP 2020).
  • Skills development integrated within the curriculum.
  • Continuous assessment of students.
  • Capstone projects in the sixth semester that students can choose. This includes documentary movie making, working with BPL families/rehabilitation centres, case history taking & diagnosis respectively.
  • Multiple internship programmes/modules for students.

Program Duration

3 Years (6 Semesters)

Program Type


Eligibility Criteria

Basic eligibility for the programme is a pass with minimum 50% at the +2 level in any stream (Humanities, Social Sciences, Commerce & Management, Sciences) from any recognised Board in India.

Expertise You Gain

  • Communication Skills: BA programs emphasize the importance of effective written and verbal communication skills, which are essential in many professional settings.
  • Analytical and Critical Thinking: A BA program helps students develop the ability to analyze and interpret complex information, as well as to form and express well-supported opinions.
  • Cultural Awareness: BA programs often cover a wide range of subjects, including literature, history, and social sciences, which helps students understand and appreciate different cultures and perspectives.
  • Creative Problem-Solving: BA programs encourage students to think creatively and to approach problems and challenges in unique and innovative ways.
  • Interpersonal Skills: BA programs help students develop strong interpersonal skills, such as teamwork, conflict resolution, and leadership.
  • Research Skills: BA programs often require students to conduct independent research, which helps them develop important skills in data collection, analysis, and presentation.
  • Time Management and Organization: BA programs typically involve a heavy workload, which helps students develop good time management and organizational skills that can be applied in many professional settings.

Programme Outcomes

  • Communication: Communicate effectively with the society at large, comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
  • Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
  • Project management: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of academic principles and apply these to one’s own work as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.
  • Life–long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life–long learning in the broadest context of technological change.