MA (English Literature) degree at Shoolini University is a comprehensive curriculum that incorporates the old with the new, the traditional with the contemporary. Students are familiarized with the history of literature down the ages and trained in the art of appreciating and critically evaluating texts. They are introduced to the broad rubric of literary studies, to literatures available in the English language and also to Indian writing in English.
Students learn to read widely, analyse and comprehend literature in various forms and genres, and learn to use their skills analytically as well as creatively. This approach helps them hone their essential skills in critical thinking, expression and research.
The vibrant department is allied with other departments of English across the country and aims at establishing global networks. It organises literary programmes at the regional, national as well as international level, collaborating with national and global academic associations.
Literary Criticism | Contemporary Literature | Feminism | Poetry | Narratology | Indian Writing in English | World Literatures in English | Film Studies
MA (English Literature) Career Opportunities
|Sr. No.||COURSE NAME||CREDITS||COURSE TYPE|
|Semester-I||1||Approaches to Literature - I||4||Core|
|2||British Literature up to 1900 (Drama)||4||Core|
|3||British Literature up to 1900 (Poetry)||4||Core|
|4||British Literature up to 1900 (Fiction)||4||Core|
|Semester-II||1||Approaches to Literature - II||4||Core|
|2||British Literature after 1900 (Drama)||4||Core|
|3||British Literature after 1900 (Poetry)||4||Core|
|4||British Literature after1900 (Fiction)||4||Core|
|Semester-III||1||Criticism and Literary Theory||4||Core|
|2||Indian Writing in English||4||Core|
|Semester-IV||1||Introduction to Linguistics||4||Core|
|2||Indian Writing in English II||4||Core|
Frequently Asked Questions
Who teaches MA English Literature at Shoolini University?
The faculty of MA English Literature at Shoolini University comprises renowned and distinguished leaders from noted national and international universities such as Oxford, Delhi University, Punjab University, ISB etc.
What are the future opportunities after completing MA English Literature from Shoolini University?
Students of MA English Literature from Shoolini University can pursue careers in education as English teachers or professors. Additionally, they can explore roles in writing, editing, and publishing, such as content writers, copywriters, editors, or literary critics. Moreover, they have opportunities in media, journalism, research, or even pursuing further studies in the field.
How do you expose students to industry experience?
Shoolini University ensures industry exposure for MA English Literature students through guest lectures, workshops, Belletristic sessions and internships with top organisations etc. Industrial visits are also an integral part of the curriculum.
Is practical training a part of MA in English Literature?
Yes, practical training sessions, literary discussions, and field visits are also incorporated into the curriculum to provide hands-on learning experiences to students. The program provides students with both theoretical and practical knowledge in the field of MA English Literature.
What are the placement opportunities available for students who have successfully completed MA in English Literature from Shoolini?
Shoolini University has a dedicated Placement Cell that helps students secure lucrative jobs after completing their MA English Literature. Graduates find opportunities in education as English teachers or professors. They can also explore careers in writing, editing, publishing, media, journalism, research, or further studies.
Eligibility: Graduation in any discipline with English as one of the subjects and minimum 55% marks
Admission Criteria: Admission through faculty interaction
Duration: 2 years
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