Master of Arts (MA) English

Course Duration : 2 years(4 Semesters)



Student should be a graduate with at least 50% marks, preferably B.A. with English Literature from Punjabi University or any other university recognized by UGC. Relaxation of 5% for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste category on production of certificate.

Career Prospects :

The course will help the students to acquire abroad and deep factual understanding of literary history works, genres & major theoretical approaches in English . After doing master degree in English, students have ample opportunities in teaching, research, creative writing, media (electronic & print), competitive exams like IAS, IFS, PCS.

Programme Outcome:

PO 1. Students will be able to demonstrate an appropriate level of expertise in literary history, literary theory, and rhetoric
PO 2. Students will be able to demonstrate high-level proficiency in literary research and in the synthesis of research
PO 3. Students will be able to demonstrate critical and analytical skills in the interpretation and evaluation of literary texts.
PO 4. Students will be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of primary literary texts and a familiarity with the culture, genre, and place in literary history.
PO 5. Students will be able to identify the major theoretical schools and apply those approaches to a variety of texts.