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B.A Jainology

Bachelor of Arts in Jainology

Have you done your 12th and want to learn about Jain religion in detail? There is a course 'B.A. in Jainology' which may help you to learn about it. The course is available in some institutes and candidate need to search for any suitable college for him. It can be done as a distance learning course if interested.

Course Name: B.A Jainology
Stream: Science
Course Category: Humanities
Duration: 3 Years

Course Detail

Bachelors of Arts with specialization in Jainology is a theoretical course with an objective of encouraging Jain unity by providing opportunities for interaction between different Jain communities and organizations. Candidates learn about faith in Jainism, its different communities and their relations.


Any candidate who has done his/her 12th can pursues this course. Being not in demand, there are no restrictions about age or previous specialization for this course. The minimum passing marks required may range between 50% to 55% as aggregate in 12th standard.

Admission Procedure

The admission procedure is very simple and includes submission of duly filled application form. It must be enclosed with all other required documents like previous qualification mark sheet copies, identity proof document, application fee, etc. There is no entrance examination for this course and admission can be secured on first come first serve basis. Some institutes may create merit list for admission.

B.A Jainology 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


B.A Jainology - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering B.A Jainology course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Jain Vishva Bharati InstituteJain Vishva Bharati UniversityRajasthan

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It is a graduation degree with duration of 3 years in regular mode. It can be more than 3 years for candidates who are pursuing it as distance learning mode.

Further study options

Candidates can continue their studies as Masters Degree with same specialization and can pursue Masters of Arts then M.Phil and lastly PhD. The doctorate degree will give them excellent job options afterwards. A Post graduate Diploma in Jainism is again a good option for candidates from this field.
Candidates interested in teaching can pursue B.Ed to have good career in the same line

Course highlights

The course includes languages- Hindi and English and also learn about literature. Another part of course includes study about Jainology, Agam Vidya and Prakrit Literature, Sanskrit Grammar and Literature, etc. Subjects like Jainism and other Philosophies, Political Science, Science of Living, etc are included in all the 3 years.
Candidates also learn about history of this religion, Nonviolence and Peace, Jain Religion and its antiquity Time-Cycle, Lord Mahavira and his succeeding traditions, Jain Culture, Jain Festival, Jain Art and many more.

Job aspects

The job options are less immediate after BA course but once you are done with your Post graduation or PhD, you can work in institutes offering this course, you can work in Jain organizations and communities as manager.
You can also become a free lancer for writing and translating content related to Jainism/ Jainology.

B.A Jainology Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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