MA English

MA English This Post Graduate programme facilitates graduates to study in detail and explore the depth of English language and literature. The course offers inquisitive and studious minds great scope for analyzing the intricacies involved in literature. It is also a course that transforms and equips individuals to further the studies in research and there by enriches their potential to take up promising careers in the fields of teaching and allied services, as commentators and

Eligibility:B.A English Lang & Litt./BA English & History/ BA Functional English/ or BA/BVC/BSc (excluding alternative pattern) Degree with English as Common Course or Part I English with at least 45%marks ( mark pattern) .from the university recognized by Calicut University
No Of Seats: 20
Semester I

  • British Literature from Chaucer to 18th century
  • British Literature - 19th century
  • History of English Language
  • Indian Literature in English

Semester II

  • Twentieth century British Literature up to 1940
  • Literary Criticism and Theory - Part 1(up to New Criticism)
  • American Literature
  • Postcolonial writings

Semester III

  • Twentieth century British Literature post 1940
  • Literary Criticism and Theory - Part 2
  • Elective 1
  • Elective 2
    • List of Electives
               1. Shakespeare Studies
               2. European Fiction in Translation
               3. Women’s Writing 
               4. Introduction to Linguistics
               5. Introduction to Cultural Studies
               6. Teaching of English
               7. World Drama
               8. Latino Literature
               9. American Ethnic Writing

Semester IV

  • English Literature in the 21st Century
  • Dissertation / Project
  • Comprehensive viva-voce
  • Elective 1
  • Elective 2
    • List of Electives
               1. Film Studies
               2. Queer Studies
               3. Literature and Ecology
               4.  Regional Indian Literature in Translation
               5.  Indian English Fiction
               6.  Introduction to Children’s Literature
               7.  Dalit Studies
               8.  Writings from the Middle East
               9.  Malayalam Literature in English Translation
  • Audit courses: Writing Skills
  • Professional Competency Course: Translation Theory and Practice

Semester V

Semester VI