MA In English

BA English is a 2 year postgraduate program focusing on English Literature.

About the BA In English Program

Our MA in English program offers a comprehensive exploration of literature, language, and culture. Through a blend of traditional and contemporary approaches, students delve into various literary genres, periods, and critical theories, enhancing their analytical and interpretive skills. With a focus on interdisciplinary perspectives, students engage in rigorous academic inquiry, seminars, and research projects, fostering a deep understanding of literary texts and their cultural contexts. Emphasizing both breadth and depth, the program prepares graduates for diverse career paths in education, publishing, media, arts administration, and beyond, as well as for further academic pursuits.

Career prospects

Graduates of the MA in English program have a wealth of career opportunities across various sectors. They can pursue roles such as:

Educator: Teaching English literature, language, or composition at colleges, universities, or secondary schools.

Editor: Working in publishing houses, magazines, or online platforms to edit and review written content.

Writer/Author: Creating original literary works, articles, essays, or content for websites and blogs.

Content Manager: Overseeing the creation and management of digital content for websites, social media, or marketing campaigns.

Communications Specialist: Crafting messages, press releases, or marketing materials for organizations or companies.

Public Relations Officer: Managing public relations campaigns, media relations, and corporate communications.

Literary Agent: Representing authors and negotiating contracts with publishers on their behalf.

Librarian/Information Specialist: Curating and organizing literary collections in libraries, archives, or cultural institutions.

Arts Administrator: Managing programs, events, or exhibitions in arts organizations, museums, or galleries.

Researcher: Conducting literary research and analysis in academic or corporate settings.

With their advanced analytical, communication, and critical thinking skills, MA in English graduates is well-equipped to excel in a wide range of professions that value strong writing, research, and creative abilities.

Program Details
Composition Name
Affiliation
Sigma University
Approvals
UGC, New Delhi and Sigma University, Vadodara
Duration
2 Year
Eligibility for Admission
The candidates must have qualified for their Bachelor's degree in any stream.
The candidates can qualify for the AIE CET (All India Engineering Common Entrance Test) to get admission an MA in English.
Admission Schedule
Usually from May to October every year.
How to Apply?
Start Date
October 2024
College / Campus
Faculty of Hospitality & Tourism, Sigma University Vadodara.
Shifts (Working hours)
09: 00 am to 05:00 pm
Intake capacity
60

Curriculum

Sem Course Code Course Name Theory (T) Tutorial (T) Practical (P) Hrs Credit Detail Syllabus
I
1MAH01
Elizabethan Age (1558 to 1663)
5
0
0
5
5
I
1MAH02
English Literature History (1660 to 1798)
5
0
0
5
5
I
1MAH03
Modern Indian Writings: English
5
0
0
5
5
I
1MAH04
American Contemporary Literatures (PE-I)|
2.5
2.5
0
0
2.5
I
1MAH05
Postcolonialism Literary Explorations (PE-I)
2.5
2.5
0
0
2.5
I
1MAH06
Research Methodology
2
0
0
2
2
22
0
0
22
22
Sem Course Code Course Name Theory (T) Tutorial (T) Practical (P) Hrs Credit Detail Syllabus
II
2MAH01
English Literature History (1798 to 1914)
5
0
0
5
5
II
2MAH02
Modern Indian Writings: English Translation
5
0
0
5
5
II
2MAH03
Literary Critism
5
0
0
5
5
II
2MAH04
Graphic Narratives of Conflict Zones (PE-II)
5
0
0
5
5
II
2MAH05
Feminism and Literature (PE-II)
5
0
0
5
5
20
0
0
20
20

Advantage At Sigma

Research Opportunities
Campus Life and Extracurricular Activities
Alumni Network
Supportive Learning Environment
Interdisciplinary approach for holistic learning
State-of-the-Art Facilities

Admission Procedure

Visit www.sigmauniversity.ac.in or you may visit the Admission Office at Sigma University, Vadodara.

Admission in all programs of Hospitality & Tourism is done by Sigma University Based on Merit

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