Masters of Arts (M.A.)
English

Advanced level M.A. English

About the Programme

Master of English (M.A. English) is a postgraduate degree course in English Literature. It is a two-year postgraduate programme that deals with the study of Literature and Language in English across the world. Chandigarh University’s curriculum for M.A. English in distance learning equips students with analytical and critical thinking skills to produce original insights in scholarly academic writing and discourse. The programme would foster fundamental literary concepts tendencies and trends across periods, genres and cultures in English literature literary theory and approaches composition and rhetoric.

Eligibility:

Bachelor's Degree with English as a subject OR Bachelor's of Arts (Hons.) in English from recognized University/ Institution.

Lateral Entry:

  NA

Min. Duration:

  2 years (4 Semesters)

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Chandigarh University (M.A.) English Distance Education

Fee Structure for M.A. (English)

Semester Fees

Programme Fee Structure Fee/sem (₹)

M.A. (English)

Academic fee

7950

Registration fee

2000

Exam fee

2400

*SLM Hard copy Charges (Optional)

1500

Total (Excluding SLM hard copy)

12350

Total (Including SLM hard copy)

13850

NOTE:
  • One time new admission prospectus fee – ₹ 500/- (at the time of admission)
  • * including courier charges.

Subject List for M.A. (English)

Total Credits = 80

M.A. (English) 1st Semester

S.No. Codes Subject Title Th/P/Pro Cr.

1

22ODMET611

Literary Criticism and Critical Approaches- I

Th

4

2

22ODMET612

British Poetry Till 17th Century

Th

4

3

22ODMET613

British Drama - I

Th

4

4

22ODMET614

Early British Fiction

Th

4

5

22ODMET615

English Language

Th

4

Total Credit 20

M.A. (English) 2nd Semester

S.No. Codes Subject Title Th/P/Pro Cr

1

22ODMET651

Literary Criticism and Critical Approaches- II

Th

4

2

22ODMET652

British Poetry of 19th and 20th Century

Th

4

3

22ODMET653

British Drama - II (19th and 20th century)

Th

4

4

22ODMET654

British Novel of 19th and 20th Century

Th

4

5

22ODMET655

Indian Writing in English

Th

4

6

22ODMET656

Research Methodology

Th

4

Total Credit 24

M.A. (English) 3rd Semester

S.No. Codes Subject Title Th/P/Pro Cr.

1

22ODMET721

Literary Theory – I

Th

4

2

22ODMET722

Indian Writing in Translation

Th

4

3

22ODMET723

Autobiography

Th

4

4

22ODMER724

Research Paper

Pro

2

5

22ODMET731

Specialization –Paper I (Postcolonial Theory)

Th

2

6

22ODMET732

Specialization –Paper II (Postcolonial Novel)

Th

2

Total Credit 18

M.A. (English) 4th Semester

S.No.

Codes

Subject Title

Th/P/Pro

Cr.

1

22ODMET751

Literary Theory – II

Th

4

2

22ODMET752

Dalit Literature

Th

4

3

22ODMET753

Women’s Writing

Th

4

4

22ODMER754

Dissertation

Pro

2

5

22ODMET771

Specialization–Paper III (Postcolonial Drama)

Th

2

6

22ODMET772

Specialization–Paper IV (Postcolonial Poetry)

Th

2

Total Credit 18
NOTE:
  • It is a single specialization programme. In the starting of the programme the student must select one Specialization out of the two specializations offered.
  • Please note that the specialization once selected cannot be changed.

Semester Code Subject Title Cr.

3rd Sem

22ODMET731

Postcolonial Theory

2

3rd Sem

22ODMET732

Postcolonial Novel

2

4th Sem

22ODMET771

Postcolonial Drama

2

4th Sem

22ODMET772

Postcolonial Poetry

2

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