NIHIL ULTRA: Nothing Beyond

UNDER GRADUATE ADMISSION 2018-2019

General Information for Admission to B.A. and B.Sc. (Choice Based Credit System - CBCS)
 

1. Courses offered

B.A. Honours: English, Political Science, Sociology, Bengali

B.A. with English, Political Science and Sociology

B.Sc. Honours: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Economics, Statistics, Computer Science, Microbiology, Mass Communication, Biotechnology (5 years Integrated M.Sc.), Multimedia (5 years Integrated M.Sc).


2. Subject Combinations offered for B.A. and B.Sc. (Honours)

Along with the Honours (Core subject) a student will have to choose 2 other subjects, called Generic Electives (GE).
Each Generic Elective is a 2 semester course.
The GE may be chosen from the pool of subjects available.
Pool 1 is for 1st year, Pool 2 for 2nd year. 1 subject is to be chosen from each Pool.

Generic Elective Pools:

Pool 1 (1st year - Semester 1 and 2):
ENGLISH / FILM STUDIES / SOCIOLOGY / COMPARATIVE BENGALI / INTRODUCTION TO MASS COM / MATHEMATICS / PHYSICS / COMPUTER SCIENCE / BIOTECH

Pool 2 (2nd year - Semesters 3 and 4):
ENGLISH / JOURNALISM/ HISTORY / ECONOMICS / POLITICAL SCIENCE / COMPARATIVE BENGALI
MATHEMATICS / CHEMISTRY / COMPUTER  SCIENCE / STATISTICS / MICROBIOLOGY / ECONOMICS

RAGHAVPUR campus:
1ST YEAR: HUMAN RIGHTS/COMPARATIVE BENGALI
2ND YEAR: HISTORY/COMPARATIVE BENGALI/POL SC

Note: Some familiarity with the subject will be beneficial: so it is expected that a student will choose the Generic Elective subjects that might have been studied at the +2 level.

 

For B.Sc. Honours

B.Sc. students are free to choose any Arts subject as a GE in 1st and/or 2nd year according to availability of a limited number of reserved seats.

However choice of Science subjects for Generic Elective has to be determined by the combinations given below.
Note: You cannot choose your Honours subject as a Generic Elective.

Subjects in bold indicate the department. The choices for each department are listed column-wise. Pool 1 (1st year). Pool 2 (2nd year). 1 subject is to be chosen from each pool according to the choices offered.

  Maths Physics Economics Chemistry Statistics Comp. Sc. Microbio Biotech Mass Com
Pool 1
(1st Year)
Physics   Physics Physics Physics Physics Physics Physics Physics
  Maths Maths   Maths   Maths Maths  
Comp. Sc.   Comp. Sc. Comp. Sc.     Comp. Sc. Comp. Sc.  
Biotech.   Biotech. Biotech. Biotech. Biotech. Biotech.   Biotech
                   
Pool
2
(2nd Year)
Chemistry Chemistry Chemistry   Chemistry Chemistry Chemistry Chemistry  
      Maths   Maths     Maths
Stats Stats Stats     Stats Stats Stats  
Eco Eco     Eco Eco Eco Eco  
Microbio Microbio Microbio   Microbio Microbio   Microbio  
  Comp. Sc.     Comp. Sc.       Comp. Sc.

 

For B.A. Honours

B.A. students are free to choose any Science subject as a GE in 1st and/or 2nd year according to availability of a limited number of reserved seats. However choice of Arts subjects for Generic Elective has to be determined by the combinations given below.

Note: You cannot choose your Honours subject as a Generic Elective.

Subjects in bold indicate the department. The choices for each department are listed column-wise. Pool 1 (1st year). Pool 2 (2nd year). 1 subject is to be chosen from each pool according to the choices offered.

 

  English Political Science Sociology Bengali
Pool 1
(1st Year)
Film Studies Film Studies Film Studies Film Studies
Sociology Sociology   Sociology
Comparative Bengali Comparative Bengali Comparative Bengali Comparative Bengali
Mass Com Mass Com Mass Com Mass Com
  English   English
         
Pool 2
(2nd Year)
Journalism Journalism Journalism Journalism
History History History History
Economics Economics Economics Economics
Political Science   Political Science Political Science
Comparative Bengali Comparative Bengali Comparative Bengali Comparative Bengali
       

 

3. Subject Combinations offered for B.A.

In the B.A. program a student will choose 1 Generic Elective for study in Semesters 5 and 6.
Pool: English or History or Human Rights