M.A in English

The School of Arts and Humanities at REVA UNIVERSITY offers MA in English–a postgraduate programme to create motivated, innovative, creative and thinking post graduates to work across various sectors.

The MA Programme in English offered at REVA UNIVERSITY includes several core courses relating to Literature, Linguistics/TESOL and Translation along with specialized courses in all areas. The program is planned to give students a good orientation in the best literatures of the world, acquire English teaching skills and hands on training in translation too. The students are offered advanced courses in Creative Writing, Linguistic and Literary theories and research methods. The students study diverse sub-disciplines in the area of English studies, communicative skills, Literature, Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and Translation.

The MA Programme in English offered at REVA UNIVERSITY includes several core courses relating to Literature, Linguistics/TESOL and Translation along with specialized courses in all areas. The program is planned to give students a good orientation in the best literatures of the world, acquire English teaching skills and hands on training in translation too. The students are offered advanced courses in Creative Writing, Linguistic and Literary theories and research methods. The students study diverse sub-disciplines in the area of English studies, communicative skills, Literature, Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and Translation.

Course Curriculum

Course Curriculum

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

The aim of the programme is to produce postgraduates with advanced knowledge and understanding of English Literature and English Language; higher order critical and transferable skills; ability to think rigorously and independently to meet higher level expectations of varied sectors of society, academics, and research establishments or take up entrepreneurial route.

The Programme Educational Objectives are to prepare the students to:

  • Be proficient in English Literature and English Language to take varied job roles across varied sectors of society
  • Pursue doctoral research degree to work in colleges, universities as professors or in research establishments
  • Act as administrators in public, private and government organisations with further training and education

Programme Outcomes (POs)

Program Outcomes (POs)

On completion of this programme, a student will be able to:

  • Articulate ideas in English
  • Teach English literature and English language
  • Edit literary, scientific work written in English
  • Translate the works of English to any other languages
  • Work as a journalist
  • Work as team member or lead a project team
  • Conform to cultural, environmental, sustainability and ethical issues
  • Communicate across teams verbally, visually and by writing
  • Choose an appropriate online educational programmes for further learning, participate in seminars and conferences

Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Post Graduates in English will have a wide range of career opportunities to choose from. In the academic sector the linguistic skills, research presentation, scholarly writing and communication skills acquired as a part of the program equip students to opt for teaching as a career. This could also naturally lead to pursuing research leading to higher degree. The program also benefits students to make a career in industries, corporate sectors, media houses, publishing industry and so on. Career prospects also are very bright in the global scenario.

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria

MA in English

  • Bachelors Degree of 3 years duration in Arts with English as a major / optional subject with a minimum 45% (40% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST) of marks in aggregate from any recognized University/ Institution; or any degree of 3years duration with minimum 50% (45% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST) of marks in English language or English minor from any recognized university or institution or any other qualification recognized as equivalent there to.

 

Admissions

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Application Fee

M.A in English

Indian / SAARC Nationals 1000
NRI Fee 2000
Foreign Nationals 50