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The BA (Honours) Geography

The BA (Honours) Geography

The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Program in Geography examines the relationship between society and environment seeking to understand the complex connection between people and places. Practical and field classes offers the students the opportunity to explore and examine geographical issues and problems first-hand.


Three years

Award of Degree:

Students who successfully complete the program will be awarded the " Bachelor of Arts (Honours) " Degree in English by the University.


Pass in Class XII (any discipline) with minimum 40% aggregate marks. Final year students awaiting results may also apply.

Program Structure :

The BA (Honours) in Geography program consists of 28 courses covered in six semesters spread over three years including an Undergraduate dissertation. Students will be required to complete 18 core subjects in addition to 5 Choice Based Electives and 5 Compulsory Papers. Students are additionally required to complete two summer projects at the end of Year-I and Year-II respectively and an Internship in the sixth semester. Electives will be choice based electives from other disciplines.

Electives :

Choice based electives for the BA (Honours) course may be chosen from various fields offered by the University including Humanities, Management and IT. The Electives offered are subject to change based on the portfolio of subjects offered by the instructors.

The program structure is subject to change (if required).

BA (Hons.) in Geography Program Structure
Semester-I Semester-II
  • Introduction to Geography
  • Cartographic Techniques I
  • Geomorphology
  • Choice Based Elective I
  • English Language I (Compulsory)
  • Climatology
  • Cartographic Techniques II
  • Geographical of Population
  • Choice Based Elective II
  • English Language II (Compulsory)
Summer Project I
Semester-III Semester-IV
  • Cartographic Techniques III
  • Oceanography
  • Environmental Geography
  • Choice Based Elective III
  • Computer Skills (Compulsory)
  • Economic Geography
  • Urban Geography
  • Cartographic Techniques II
  • Choice Based Elective IV
  • General Studies (Compulsory)
Summer Project II
Semester-V Semester-IV
  • Social Geography
  • Field Techniques
  • Specialization I
  • Specialization II
  • Soft Skills (Compulsory)
  • Cultural Geography
  • Geography of India
  • Specialization III
  • Specialization IV
  • Undergraduate Dissertation

  • Pass in Class XII (in relevant discipline) with minimum 40% marks (35% for BA (General)). Final year students awaiting results may also apply.

  • Final year students of Class XII who have not received the original certificates from the Board by August 07, 2017 will be admitted provisionally. Their admission will be confirmed subject to their passing the qualifying examination and obtaining minimum 40% marks. The registration of the applicants not meeting the criteria by October 13, 2017 will be cancelled.

Admission Criteria :

  • The selection of applicants into the Program is made through screening of applications and interview. While evaluating students for admission, due weightage is given to their academic distinction, awards in sports/cultural events, debates, quizzes and other extra cocurricular activities.

  • Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time of payment of first semester fee. The original certificates will be returned after verification. The admission decision will be communicated after the interview process.

Special Reservation :

  • There shall be a special provision for admission of students belonging to the State of Mizoram in any course of ICFAI University, Mizoram or in a constituent college, within the State of Mizoram, which shall not be less than 25 (twenty-five) per cent of seats in each course / discipline subjectto the students meeting the minimum qualifying requirements referred to above.

  • Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to students belonging to Open Category.

Guidelines on how to Complete the Application Form :

The applicants are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for Admission.

Application Form :

  1. Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the form.
  2. Fill the Application Form in Capital Letters.
  3. Provide all the available information under appropriate sections.
  4. Make sure to sign the Application Form.
  5. Retain a photocopy of the completed Application Form.
  6. Enclose a Demand Draft for Rs. 300 (drawn in favour of 'The ICFAI University, Mizoram - Fee Collection A/c', payable at Aizawl).

Attested Copies of Certificates :

Applicants have to enclose attested copies of the following certificates (Attestation should be done by any Gazetted Officer/Principal of the College).

  • Date of Birth Certificate/Class X Certificate.
  • Marksheet of Class XII/Degree certificate (as may be applicable).
  • Domicile Certificate.
  • Any other certificates pertaining to academic and other activities.
  • Please paste your recent passport size colour photograph on the Application Form given on next page.

Submission of Application Form :

The completed Application Form for Admission along with a Demand Draft for Rs. 300 (drawn in favour of 'The ICFAI University, Mizoram - Fee Collection A/c' , payable at Aizawl)) may be submitted at:

Address : Durtlang North, Aizawl, Mizoram - 796025.
Phone : 0389- 2361231/322
Mail : admissions@iumizoram.edu.in


Admission Fee :

Admission Fee of Rs. 5,000 for UG Programs is to be paid by all the selected candidates immediately after the admission decision is announced. The last date for payment of Admission Fee is July 28, 2017.

Caution Deposit :

All students are required to pay a Caution Deposit of Rs. 5,000 along with the first semester fee. The Caution Deposit will be refunded without interest and after adjusting for dues, if any, to the students on completion of the Program.

Program Fee :

Students should pay the Fee at the beginning of each semester, as per the due dates which will be indicated in the Student Handbook. The First Semester Fee is to be paid on or before August 07, 2017 failing which, penalty will be charged as per University rules.

Domicile :

Students from State of Mizoram.

Non-Domicile :

Students from States other than Mizoram.

Fee Particulars BBA
(6 Semesters)
(6 Semesters)
B.Com / BA (Hons.) in: Pol. Sci., English & Geography
(6 Semesters)
Domicile Non-
Domicile Non-
Domicile Non-
Fee per semester (Rs.) 11,000 17,500 16,000 24,000 8,000 9,500
Total Program Fee (Rs.) 66,000 1,05,000 96,000 1,44,000 48,000 57,000
Fee Particulars BA (General)(6 semesters) BHM / BTTM (8 semesters)
Domicile Non-
Domicile Non-
Fee per semester (Rs.) 6,500 7,500 96,000 15,500
Total Program Fee (Rs.) 39,000 45,000 77,200 1,24,000

All payments should be made by way of Demand Draft in favor of "The ICFAI University, Mizoram - Fee Collection A/c" payable at Aizawl, Mizoram.


Particulars BA (Hons.) Program
Last Date for Submission of Completed Application Form July 14, 2017
Interview and Admission Decision on or before July 21, 2017
Last Date for Payment of Admission Fee July 28, 2017
Reporting at the ICFAI University for submission of Certificates and Verification by producing originals July 28, 2017
Commencement of Regular Classes August 07, 2017
Registration and payment of First Semester Fee on or before August 07, 2017

The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Program in Geography examines the relationship between society and environment seeking to understand the complex connection between people and places.


Contact Us

Toll-free Number

0389-2361231 / 32

Our Location

The ICFAI University, Mizoram Durtlang North, Aizawl, Mizoram – 796025.