The aim of the Master’s Degree in English (MEG) Programme is to give the learners a sound understanding of English and American literatures and also other new areas in literature such as, Canadian, Australian and Indian English. The learners would develop an understanding of English and other literatures of their choice in their proper historico-critical perspectives.
A good knowledge of reading, comprehension and writing skills would be a pre-requisite for this Programme. A student can obtain an MA degree in English by taking 8 courses (of 8 credits each is equal to 64 credits) in all. (Five of these are compulsory). For the remaining three the student has a choice from a number of optional courses. Some more optional courses are under preparation.
The examination will be taken by IGNOU through ICA.
The admission in MA English is taken for July and January session.
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Minimum three years Bachelor Degree from a recognized University.
DOCUMENTS REQUIRED (DURING ADMISSION)
M.A First Year: Compulsory Courses (4 Courses)
Title of the Course
Aspects of Language
M.A Second Year:
Course Code Title of the Course Credits
MEG-5 (Compulsory Course)
Literary Criticism and Theory
Optional Courses ( Choose any Three)
Indian English Literature
New Literatures in English
English Studies in India
A survey Course in 20th Century Canadian Literature
Contemporary Indian Literature in English