Is a liberal arts degree worth the price?
- An undergraduate degree from new-age schools can cost ₹25-40 lakh. The payback is beyond jobs
- New liberal arts schools are pricey. An undergraduate degree at schools such as Ashoka, Krea, Flame or JGU will be 6 to 10 times more expensive than courses at the Delhi University.
Coming from Palakkad in Kerala, Ritikaa TL was not confident entering college. She did not even score well in her first year. After 4.5 years of graduation, she now heads business operations at a fintech startup, Mool, in Gurugram. She attributes “wherever she is today" to her university education.