SNU BA Admission 2023: Shiv Nadar University admissions are open to all UG courses for the academic year 2023. The application deadline for (Round 2) was June 30. Interested candidates can apply by visiting the official college website.

The School of Humanities & Social Sciences Bachelor of Arts (Research) program is a four year course that gives students the opportunity to specialize in one of four subjects viz., English, History, International Relations, or Sociology. In the final year, students need to submit a thesis. The thesis is an independent research project that allows students to demonstrate their knowledge and skills in the field. The thesis is supervised by a faculty member.

Shiv Nadar University BA Admission: Highlights

Interested aspirants must check the essential highlights of the BA course like application fees, specializations, eligibility, and more in the table below.

Particular  SNU Noida BA Admission 2023
Duration 4 years 
Total tuition fee ₹ 10 lakh 
Specializations 4 (English, History, International Relations and Sociology)
Eligibility Class 12 with 60-75%
Selection criteria SAT (college board)/ ACT/ SNUSAT + personal interview

* The fee does not include the hostel and other changes.

Shiv Nadar University BA Admission 2023: Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility for the online and campus BA courses at Shiv Nadar University is a little different. The class 10th and 12th class eligibility is 60%-75% aggregate in the CBSE/ ISC board exam and a minimum of 50% marks in every subject. Aspirants can check the details of eligibility for courses in the table below.

SNU BA Programs Eligibility
Degree Eligibility Criteria
BA  65%-75% in Class 12th, and 50% in marks in every subject and a Valid score in SAT (college board)/ ACT/ SNUSAT + personal interview

*Preferences will be given to the students with English, History, International Relations, and Sociology.

SNU BA Admission 2023: Admission Process

Candidates need to apply online for admission to all courses. Aspirants need to pay an application fee of INR 2,500 for SNUSAT. Find below the steps to apply for SNU Noida admission:

Step 1: Visit the official website, 

Step 2: Click on ‘Apply Now’ and select UG admission from the drop-down on the home page.

Step 3: Register with basic details to generate login credentials. 

Step 4: Log in with the registered email and password to fill out the application form. 

Step 5: Upload the documents and pay the application fee. 

Step 6: Submit and print the application form for future reference.

Shiv Nadar University BA Admission 2023: Annual Tuition Fees and Other Expenses

The total tuition fee for an online BA course is ₹ 10 lakhs. The hostel and mess changes for the campus courses are ₹ 1.75 lakhs per year. 

* Tuition, Hostel, Mess, and Laundry Fees: may be revised annually by 5-8%.

SNU BA Admission 2023: Curriculum

For the BA Course, the 8-quarters curriculum is followed. The BA Syllabus is divided into 8 quarters where students need to clear all papers. Below given is curriculum for BA English program:

SNU BA English Curriculum

SNU BA  English Curriculum
Quarter Subjects
Quarter 1 The Language Game of Literature
Logic and The Scientific Method (C)
Academic Writing (C)
Quarter 2 Understanding Modernity (C)
Fantasy and Science Fiction
Drama: Tropes and Adaptations (C)
Quarter 3 Getting Verse (C)
Shakespeare and his Contemporaries (C)
Linguistic Approaches to Literature
Quarter 4 Introduction to Translation Studies
Modernist Literature
South Asian Literature (C)
Quarter 5 The Fundamentals of Creative Writing
Mapping Language Change
Introduction to Critical Theory
Quarter 6 Landmarks in the Novel Form (C)
Introduction to Postcoloniality
Popular Fiction
Quarter 7 Contemporary Forms of Fiction
Feminist Theory: Unlocking the Literary
Literary Culture of the Enlightenment and Romanticism
UG Supervised Research Paper
Quarter 8 Crafting Short Fiction
World Folk Literature
Vernacular Literary Practices
UG Supervised Research Paper

SNU BA History Curriculum

SNU BA History Curriculum
Quarter Subjects
Quarter 1 Academic Writing
Logic and Scientific Reasoning 
Core Course 1: Introduction to Archaeology 
Core Course 2: Does History Matter? 
Quarter 2 Understanding Modernity: A Critical Exploration 
Core Course 3: Early Historic South Asia 
Core Course 4: Bronze Age Civilizations 
University-Wide Elective 
Quarter 3 Core Course 5: Early Medieval South Asia 
Core Course 6: Introducing the Early Modern
Core Course 7 
University Wide Elective 
Quarter 4 Core Course 8: Establishment of British Power in South Asia 
Core Course 9: Social Change in South Asia
Core Course 10 
University Wide Elective 
Quarter 5 Major Elective Course 1 
Major Elective Course 2 
Major Elective Course 3 
Major Elective Course 4
University Wide Elective 
Quarter 6 Major Elective Course 5
Major Elective Course 6
Major Elective Course 7
Major Elective Course 8
University Wide Elective 
Quarter 7 Major Elective Course 9
Major Elective Course 10
University Wide Elective 
Undergraduate Dissertation (Part 1)
Quarter 8 Major Elective Course 11 
Undergraduate Dissertation (Part 2) 

SNU BA Admission 2023: Scholarships

Shiv Nadar University provides scholarships to students pursuing Undergraduate (UG) programs. The scholarships aim to support students who exhibit both academic excellence and financial hardship. The university offers two types of scholarships for UG students: the Gifted Student Scholarship and the Rural Scholarship. The Gifted Student Scholarship is for students having exceptional academic performance on the other hand the Rural Scholarship is for students from rural areas.

Shiv Nadar University Scholarships
International Student Scholarship Scholarship for Candidates from Low-income Households College Board India Scholar
Gifted Student Scholarship Merit-cum-Means Scholarship Rural Scholarship
Sports Scholarship