MA English Course & College for Girls


MA English is a two-year postgraduate course which deals with all fields of literary studies including the ancient, the modern, as well as contemporary. The course is meant to enrich the understanding of students with regards to forms of literature from all over the world. The course includes study of literary works primarily written in English as well as works translated into the English language. It also includes courses such as literary theory, post-colonial literature, gender studies, film studies, and more. It is a comprehensive course dealing with literary works from celebrated as well as obscure writers all over the world including countries like the UK, America, Canada, India, and more.


Semester 1

  • Chaucer to Puritan Age
  • The Augustans to The Pre-Romantic Age
  • The Romantic Age
  • Language- Phonetics
  • Indian Literary Theory and Criticism

Semester 2:

  • The Victorian Age
  • The Twentieth Century
  • Language II- Linguistics and ELT
  • Indian Aesthetics and Writings in English I
  • Literary Theory and Criticism

Semester 3:

  • Basics of Research Methodology
  • American Literature
  • Indian Writings in English and Translations in English II
  • Literary Theory and Criticism II
  • Gender Studies/ Post-Colonial Studies/ Cultural Studies/ Film Studies I

Semester 4:

  • Indian Writings in English and Translations in English III
  • Literary Theory and Criticism III
  • Diasporic Literature/ Canadian Literature/ African Literature
  • Gender Studies/ Post-Colonial Studies/ Cultural Studies/ Film Studies II
  • South Asian Literature/ Travel Literature



Students who have earned their Master’s degree in English literature can choose from a variety of career options. They can go into the field of research and pursue a PhD in literary studies. They can also get into the field of higher education by becoming a teacher or a lecturer in educational institutes of all levels. Furthermore, they can also choose to be a content marketing specialist or a trainer with any reputed MNC. Academic writing is also a flourishing field for literature scholars these days. With a Masters in English, the students can also appear for the UGC NET exam and apply for government as well as private Assistant Professor vacancies.

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