SRN Adarsh Degree College





Journalism, Psychology and Economics- BA


SRN Adarsh College offers three years BA program (under semester system) with CBCS scheme of NEP from the academic year 2023-2024.

The college offers the following three courses in BA program:

  • Journalism
  • Psychology
  • Economics

SRN Adarsh College is committed to provide value-based education for holistic development of the student and to make them employable.

The Department of Arts applies innovative teaching pedagogy with a balance of theoretical and practical applications. The course curriculum immensely help students in gaining hands-on industry experience through internships, industry visits and interactive sessions from experts in the respective fields.

B.A- Psychology is a right choice for career in:

  • Psychotherapist
  • Probation and Parole officers 
  • Counsellor 
  • Human resource manager
  • Social Worker 
  • Pursuing higher education- Clinical Psychology, Industrial Psychology, Counselling Psychology etc.

B.A- Journalism is a right choice for career in:

  • Television and Radio producers 
  • Public Relation Officer
  • Content Writers  
  • Multimedia specialist
  • Social media manager 
  • Pursuing higher education- Media Research, Media Analyst, Mass Communication etc.

B.A - Economics is a right choice for career in:

  • Economist 
  • Financial risk analyst 
  • Data analyst 
  • Economic researcher 
  • Investment analyst 
  • Higher education in relevant field

Objectives of BA


  • To help students develop knowledge, attitude and values appropriate to the practice of journalism profession.
  • To stimulate and encourage integration of theory and practices of journalism.
  • To impart education and training in research activities and thereby exposing students to new areas of multi-disciplinary learning.


  • To provide a knowledge base of human behaviour across the broad areas of psychology.
  • To become acquainted with applications of psychology in the profession associated with psychology field.
  • To develop a strong research backgrounds and understanding of the subject foundation of psychology.


  • To equip students with skills and knowledge in the use of economic theory and practice in the evolving job market.
  • To initiate the students into the acquisition and applications of diverse economic theories.
  • To develop the potential among students for higher education, research and career placement.


A candidate who has passed the two years Pre-University Examination conducted by the Karnataka Pre-University Education Board or any other examination considered as equivalent thereto shall be eligible for admission to these programmes.


The course of study for B.A degree shall extend over a period of three years divided into six semesters. Each semester will be of 16 weeks or more duration with a minimum of 90 actual working days.


Economics - Syllabus
Journalism- Syllabus
Psychology- Syllabus

Value Added Programmes

The Department of Arts offers Value Added Programs for the benefit of the students ensuring practical exposure such as,

  1. Certificate course in French/ German
  2. Counselling Psychology
  3. Sign Language 
  4. Health psychology 
  5. TV/News anchoring
  6. Web journalism 
  7. Copy writing 
  8. Social media content writing 
  9. Skill enhancement course in Computer Literacy
  10. Certificate course in Research Methodology