M.A. (English)
About Course

The course content is designed to develop the inherent potential of the students to be efficient in the art of communication and English literature. The course aims to strengthen the fundamentals of the subject thereby instilling a sense of confidence, enriching the analytical and critical minds of the students, enabling them into individuals with excellent communication skills and evolving their personality with value consciousness. The objective of the programme is to enable the students to understand human civilization through literature and learn to use language to address issues in the society.


2 Years

Course Outline

History of English Literature/ Indian Writing in English/ Literary Criticism & Theory/ British Literature from 14th to 17th Century/ American Literature / Linguistics / Appreciation of Literature / Literature, Gender and Ethnicity / Research Methodology / Comparative Literature/ Diasporic Literature / Eco criticism / Comparative Literature

Career Options

A degree in M.A English gives a strong foundation for teaching in Higher Secondary with B.Ed., with M.Phil. in colleges and with Ph.D. /NET in Universities. Editorial work, Journalism, Event Management, Professional Anchoring, Competitive exams for Bank Probationary Officers, Civil Service Exams are few other options.

Eligibility Criteria

The minimum eligibility criterion required for the candidates is to possess a Bachelor's degree in respective subject or relevant discipline from a recognized university with a minimum aggregate score of 50%.

Fees Structure
First Year Fee Rs.1,00,000/-
SEMESTER-I Rs.50,000/-
SEMESTER-II Rs.50,000/-