Those who love reading and literature, MA English is a program which introduces English cultures, societies, drama and poetry, comedy and tragedy, from old English literature to modern and colonial era and American literature with its unique style. Learners are able to take deep dive into past and present. Literature is a form of art which throws light on societies and psychological aspects of humans at the same time. For people of literary inclination this program is not a study program it’s a treat of a life time.

Who Should Study ?

Those wishing to learn language and literature from around the world must take up this program.

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  • Freelance Blogging
  • Communication and PR

Eligibility Criteria:

Student must have passed Bachelor’s degree or equivalent examination in second division with at least 45% marks (under annual system) at least 2.0 CGPA out of 4.0 (under semester system) from any HEC recognized institution, in a field of study relating to the respective subject he/she desires to take admission.

For external and annual examination system from 2012 and onwards list of courses

Part -I

Paper no.                     Scheme of Studies                                     Marks

  1.                                Classical poetry                                         100
  2.                                Drama                                                         100
  3.                                Novel                                                           100
  4.                                Prose                                                           100
  5.                                Classical poetry                                         100

                                       Total marks for part I                             500

NOTE: The first four papers are compulsory ; the other three are optional. The candidates are required to opt anyone of the three optional papers.

Part -II Compulsory Papers

Paper no.                     Scheme of Studies                                     Marks

  1.                               Poetry ll                                                       100
  2.                               Drama ll                                                      100
  3.                               Novel ll                                                         100
  4.                               Literary criticism                                        100
  5.                               Short stories / Literature in English

around the world / Eassys (optional)                                              100

                                       Total marks for part II                             500

Total marks of the M.A. degree                                                      1000