PDPU has launched School of Liberal Studies which
currently offers a four year Bachelor in Liberal Studies
that equips a student to develop an array of intellectual
skills, a variety of methodologies or ways of understanding
our changing world, and a broad base of varied knowledge.
In turn, such a liberal education establishes an invaluable
foundation for more specialized study in one's major
or in one of the professions, and for a life-long affinity
for learning and continuing intellectual development.
The course imparts classical education in various fields
like art, literature, languages, music, dramatics, philosophy,
politics, history, law, mathematics, science and general
studies. It emphasizes on the need to seek knowledge
for knowledge’ sake, promoting intellectual growth,
creative expression and rational thought.
Bachelor of Liberal Studies
In order to develop fully rounded and responsible future
leaders, PDPU introduces an innovative course of Bachelor
of Liberal Studies. The duration of this course is of
four years and it is a fully residential undergraduate
programme. School of Liberal Studies gives full exposure
to students by offering wide range of interdisciplinary
subjects such as social science, humanities and arts,
history, economics, political science etc. The Undergraduate
Programme will enable students to participate in the
research initiatives and uniquely creative pedagogy
to develop their analytical and critical skills.
The undergraduate programme consist of eight semesters
which are as under: Students at SLS will study General
Education from semester one to five which will be common
for all students and minimum credit requirement is of
50 credit points.
At the end of the fifth semester students can opt for
minor and major subjects according to their interests
The major and minor programs attract students who wish
to explore the most intellectually engaging and promising
interdisciplinary fields under the direction of scholars
who are pioneers in charting these new areas and methods
of inquiry. The University has been and continues to
be, an incubator for new ideas, combining experimental
programs and courses with a curriculum designed to promote
the ideals of a Liberal Studies education.
PDPU SLS Major subjects: Minimum credits 40 and Maximum
PDPU SLS Minor subjects: Minimum credits 30.
For more information please visit http://sls.pdpu.ac.in