The Faculty of Arts began with undergraduate teaching in the economics department in 1947 and postgraduate classes in 1949. At present, the faculty of arts has a sanctioned strength of 10 sections across its various departments. Except for the department of Defence and Strategic Studies (in which postgraduate classes and research facilities are not available in Dr. B.R.A. University, Agra), all departments of the faculty of arts offer postgraduate classes and research facilities in their respective discipline.
RESEARCH FACILITIES-The faculty of arts offers research facilities in Sanskrit, Hindi, Literature, English, Sociology, Mathematics, Drawing and Painting, History, Geography, Psychology and Political science. Till date, nearly 300 scholars have obtained their Ph.D. degree.
M.A. –Post graduate courses are offered in Sanskrit, Hindi, Literature, English, Sociology, Mathematics, Drawing and Painting, History, Geography, Psychology and Political science.
B.A.- Three year undergraduate degree course is available in the college. The B.A. course has one compulsory and three optional subjects. Out of the subjects offered, applicants must mention 5 subjects that they wish to study in their application form. Based on availability, the college shall offer three of these courses to the students. If admissions are completed in all the courses desired by the student, the college reserves the right to allot other subjects to the applicants.
A. Compulsory subject- Rashtriya Gaurav and Environmental studies
B. Optional subject-
2. Hindi literature
3. English literature
9. Political Science
10. Military Science
11. Fine Arts
1. Both M.A. and M.Sc. are offered in Mathematics.
2. Economics, Geography and Defense and strategic studies are offered in combination with other subjects in both B.A. and B.Sc. at the undergraduate level.