In the light of the decision of the Government of India to cancel the class 12 Board Examination (CBSE) and similar decisions taken by other Boards, O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) will admit students for the academic year 2021-22 on the basis of their performance in the relevant entrance examination.
All students admitted to undergraduate programmes at JGU should have successfully completed their class 12 and should submit the transcripts as and when it is provided to them by their respective Boards.
B.A. (Hons.) in Public Policy is a unique and first-of-its-kind interdisciplinary programme in India, which provides the students with a solid grounding in social science theories and their applications. Students will learn to use social sciences to solve problems of the society and the economy. They will acquire skills to develop models and tools, and apply those in the field of public policy, development interventions, journalism, advocacy, communications, branding and marketing research.
The broad structure of the programme will impart the knowledge required to succeed in the civil services entrance examination. The core courses will help students to gain conceptual clarity and an array of electives will allow them to learn about the social issues and topics of their choice.