Program Code


Program Code
Program Level


Program Duration

3 Years


Programme Overview

B. A. in Applied Arts is an undergraduate program at Om Sterling Global University, one of the top colleges at Hisar, Haryana under the art domain. In our college, this is a 3-year full-time course that aims to develop the innate talent and artistic flair for arts within an aspiring student. The course is concerned with providing a visual treat via utilizing imagination and diversity.

Some students might confuse ‘Applied Arts’ with ‘Fine Arts’ but they are entirely different from each other. FYI, fine arts deals with expressions of creative talent of an artist whereas applied arts are concerned with aesthetics, i.e. making things look beautiful that we see every day in our lives.

Applied Arts at Om Sterling Global University deals with – interior and graphic designing, visual communication, fashion designing, advertising, and architecture. OSGU is a top college in Hisar, Haryana, and aims to provide the best and highest quality of education to develop the required skills amongst the students to make them ready for the future. With a BA in Applied arts, you can enter any domain or field that you prefer as per your interest and skill set.

Programme Objectives

The B.A. in Applied Arts degree program at OSGU’s School of Architecture and Fine Arts (SAF) has the following program objectives

  • To serve as an elite educational platform for the aspiring students in arts
  • Ignite passion and innovation amongst the art students
  • Develop a highly creative and job-oriented career for the interested applicants
  • Provide professional training of global standards
  • Render self-esteem, motivation, aesthetic awareness, cultural exposure, social harmony, and appreciation of diversity.

Programme Outcomes

The BA in Applied Arts will train and prepare the students with the fundamental and complex understanding of various designing and aesthetics concepts. The program will equip the aspiring students with color theory, design, and drawings that are vital to produce visual messages and communication.

The students can attain skills and knowledge in various software programs and tools that are concerned with designing and aesthetics. This will allow the students to independently create original and unique designs that the world needs.

Career Path

The career path in BA in Applied Arts is paved with myriads of golden opportunities. Along with great engineers, lawyers, doctors, and scientists the world also needs good designers and artists who possess a great understanding of visual aesthetics. By completing this 3-year course at Om Sterling Global University a student will be acquainted with a booming career. As per the skill set, interest, and aptitude attained, a graduate in BA in Applied Arts can opt to become

  • Graphic Designer
  • Social Media Designer
  • Modeler
  • Visual Effects Supervisor
  • Lead Designer
  • Art Director
  • Academic Institutions
  • Design Consultant
  • Educational Facilities Designer
  • Various institutions and industries

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum percentage and others criteria for admission will be as per UGC/ Concerned Regulatory Bodies.

Provided below are the criteria that need to be met for the given course.

For National Students

  • 10+2 or its equivalent.

For International Students

  • Rule framed by University Grants Commission (UGC) and notified in its website will be followed for deciding the eligibility and admission of International students to various courses offered in Om Sterling Global University, Hisar.

Programme Syllabus

The program syllabus is designed to keep all the modern industry trends and demands in our minds. The syllabus is diligently curated so that a student can become a world-renowned professional in the applied arts domain. Om Sterling Global University aims to produce leaders in the applied arts domain who can revolutionize the industry with their intellect and innovation. The program syllabus contains all aspects of designing and aesthetics that are crucial for aspiring students in applied arts. Our syllabus will make you ever ready to face any modern world challenges and requirements with ease.

Semester I

S.No. Subject
01. Appreciation and Fundamental of Visual Art
02. Practical Sketching
03. Hindi Compulsory
04. English Compulsory
05. Basic computer Education Level-2 (Theory)

Semester II

S.No. Subject
01. History of Modern Western Art-II
02. Aesthetic & Art Appreciation
03. Option Papers
04. Display + viva -voce+ Project Report
05. Graphic Design-1/Relief
06. Composition / Clay
07. Modeling-1(Elective)

Semester III

S.No. Subject
01. History of Indian Art-I
02. History of Western Art-I
03. Method & Materials-I
04. Communicative English-I
05. Drawing-I
06. Press Layout-I
07. Poster Design-I
08. Graphic Design-I

Semester IV

S.No. Subject
01. History of Indian Art-II
02. History of Western Art-II
03. Methods & Materials-II
04. Communicative English-II
05. Drawing-II
06. Press Layout-II
07. Poster Design-II
08. Graphic Design-II

Semester V

S.No. Subject
01. History of Indian Art-I
02. History of Western Art-I
03. Advertising Profession & Practice-I
04. Magazine Layout & Typography-I
05. Poster Design-I
06. Printing & Photography-I
07. Computer Graphics-I

Semester VI

S.No. Subject
01. History of Indian Art-II
02. History of Western Art-II
03. Advertising Profession & Practice-II
04. Product Campaign Design-II
05. Social Campaign Design-II
06. Printing & Photography-II
07. Computer Graphic-II

Option Papers

S.No. Subject
01. Option-1: Creative Painting
02. Option-2: Mural
03. Option-3: Portrait

How to Apply

You can fill-up the Admission Enquiry Form below if you have any queries regarding the admission procedure. Now, if you are unable to decide on which program to choose, feel free to reach out to us via the FREE tele-counseling session. If you have decided that you want to study BA in Applied Arts and start a career in this domain then go ahead and fill-up the Online Application now.


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