MANAV RACHNA INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF RESEARCH AND STUDIES

(Formerly MANAV RACHNA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY )

Deemed to be University under section 3 of the UGC Act,1956

BA/Bsc – Liberal Arts – MRIIRS

Duration: 3 Years
Intake: 30
FEES (Per annum) for Indian Nationals in Rupees: ₹ 1,11,000
FEES (Per annum) in US $ For PIO/NRI Students: US $ 3300
Criteria for Preparation of Merit list – Preference Wise:
I – Merit in MRNAT 2019
II – Minimum 50% marks in Class 12.
Eligibility Criteria
Pass in 10+2 / equivalent examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate.

 

About

The undergraduate program in Liberal Arts is designed to empower students for dealing with complexity and diversity in rapidly changing society. The study of liberal arts courses would provide students with broad knowledge of the wider world with multidisciplinary perspective covering social and natural sciences, culture and society as well as in-depth lesson in their specific areas of interest. Such a liberal approach of education is expected to help students develop their sense of social responsibility with strong and transferable intellectual capacities involving communication and professional skills, analytical and problem-solving abilities, and demonstrated aptitude to apply critical thinking in the real-world scenario.

Liberal Arts program covers a range of subjects wherein students have to be opted papers from foundation course, minor course and major course. The major course gives specialization in a specific subject and minor course is intended to offer a fairly intermediate level of knowledge about wide range of diverse subjects as per choice. The program is designed in way to create thoroughly informed intellectuals for the academia. In the program, a student gets liberty to choose subjects that provide him/her an opportunity to learn alternative levels of proficiency in the chosen subjects after completion of the course.

 

COURSE STRUCTURE

SemesterFoundation CourseOpen ElectiveCore CoursesDiscipline Centric Elective Total CoursesTotal Credits
CreditNo. of CourseCreditNo. of CourseCreditNo. of CourseCreditNo. of Course
I212141516
41
41
II212141516
41
41
III212142620
42
IV212142620
42
V2144520
Dissertation Proposal21
VI2143518
Dissertation41
Total32110


Course Available

Foundation CourseCore Course involving major/minor subjects
Ability/Skill Enhancement CourseGeneric Elective (Optional Course)
Value and EthicsUnderstanding Economic Principles/ Science and Philosophy3 papers

(from 3 Subjects)

Environmental StudiesUnderstanding Human Behavior/ Basics of Information Technology3 papers

(from 3 Subjects)

Vedic MathematicsQuantitative Reasoning/

Indian Society and Culture/

Life Skills Training (LiST)

4 papers

(from 2 Subjects)

Introduction to Critical ThinkingBasics of Creative Writing/ Introduction to Constitution of India4 papers

(from 2 Subjects)

Developing Research Perspective4 papers

(from Discipline Centric Subjects)

Applied Research Methodology3 papers

(from Discipline Centric Subjects)


Subjects Available

PsychologyEconomics
Applied Social and Community  PsychologyQuantitative Economics and Econometrics
Emotional and Social IntelligenceMathematics*
Media Studies*Computer Science*
SociologyHistory*
Political SciencePhysics*
Gender StudiesChemistry*
English LiteratureGeography*
PhilosophyVisual Arts*
Statistics*Culinary Arts
Biotechnology*Business Studies*
Social Work

*Can opt for minor only. Further, to complete major or minor in any subject, students will be required to complete the foundation papers of that subject. First two papers from the list of courses in each subject will be treated as foundation paper for the subject.