Master of Arts in English MA (Eng.)

Master of Arts in English

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Last date for submission of duly completed Application Form along with Admission Fees & release of Provisional Admission Letters August 20, 2022
Registration with scrutiny of original certificates & Payment of First Semester Fee August 24, 2022
Commencement of Classes August 29, 2022

About the Program

The Master of Arts in English or MA (English) is a 2-year campus based program offered by the University. The MA – English Program is organized into 4 semesters in two years. Candidates are required to complete 20 courses including Core courses, Discipline Specific Electives and a Post Graduate Dissertation. Upon graduation, students will have an excellent command on the English language. By working in a stimulating environment with accomplished researchers and teachers, and also develop other skills needed for future career, such as skills in presentation, independent and group work, and project management.

    • Two Years
  • Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University with 50% and above aggregate marks. Students awaiting their final examinations results can also apply.

  • The MA in English program consists of 20 courses in four semesters spread over two years. The students are required to take 6 Discipline Elective courses spread in 4 semesters. The actual choice of electives will however depend on the optimal number of students opting for the same electives.

     

    MA (English)

    First Year

    SEMESTER I

    SEMESTER II

    CC1

    Literature in English 1550-1660 -
    Part I

    CC5

    Literature in English 1550-1660 -
    Part II

    CC2

    Literature in English 1660-I798 -
    Part I

    CC6

    Literature in English 1660-I798 -
    Part II

    CC3

    Literature in English 1798-1914
    -Part I

    CC7

    Literature in English 1798-1914
    -Part II

    CC4

    Literature in English 1914-2000
    -Part I

    CC8

    Literature in English 1914-2000 -
    Part II

    DE 1

    Discipline Elective I

    DE2

    Discipline Elective II

    Second Year

    SEMESTER III

    SEMESTER IV

    CC 9

    Critical Theory Part I

    CC 12

    Critical Theory Part II

    CC 10

    Research Methodology

    CC13

    American Literature

    CC 11

    Indian Writing in English

    DIS

    Dissertation

    DE 3

    Discipline Elective III

    DE 5

    Discipline Elective V

    DE 4

    Discipline Elective IV

    DE 6

    Discipline Elective VI

  • Discipline Specific Electives (DE)
    DE I DE II
    • Study of a Genre Fiction Part I
    • Study of a Genre Drama Part I
    • Study of a Genre Poetry Part I
    • Study of a Genre Fiction Part II
    • Study of a Genre Drama Part II
    • Study of a Genre Poetry Part II
    DE III DE IV
    • Colonial and Post Colonial Studies Part I
    • English Language Part I
    • Literature and Gender Part I
    • Literature and Philosophy Part I
    • New Literatures Part I
    DE V DE VI
    • Colonial and Post Colonial Studies Part II
    • English Language Part II
    • Literature and Gender Part II
    • Literature and Philosophy Part II
    • New Literatures Part II