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The BA (Honours) English

The BA (Honours) English

Application Kit

The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Program in English is a three year full-time degree program offered by the University. The course focuses on the study of a range of poetry and prose written in English and aims to provide a grasp of concepts and techniques for analyzing texts; and improves communication skills.

Duration : Three years.

Award of Degree:
Students who successfully complete the program will be awarded the “Bachelor of Arts (Honours)” Degree in English by the University.

Pass in Class XII (any discipline) with minimum 40% aggregate marks. Final year students awaiting results may also apply.

Program Structure

The BA (Honours) Program in English consists of 28 courses covered in six semesters spread over three years including an Undergraduate dissertation. Students will be required to complete 18 core subjects in addition to 5 Choice Based Electives and 5 Compulsory Papers. Students are additionally required to complete two summer projects at the end of Year-I and Year-II respectively and an Internship in the sixth semester.

Electives : Choice based electives for the BA (Honours) course may be chosen from various fields offered by the University including Humanities, Management and IT. The Electives offered are subject to change based on the portfolio of subjects offered by the instructors.

The program structure is subject to change (if required).

BA (Hons.) in English Program Structure
Semester-I Semester-II
  • Fiction - I
  • History of English Literature
  • Poetry - I
  • Choice Based Elective - I
  • English Language I (Compulsory)
  • Fiction - II
  • Children's Literature
  • Poetry - II
  • Choice Based Elective - II
  • English Language II (Compulsory)
Summer Project I
Semester-III Semester-IV
  • Drama - I
  • Women's Writings
  • Linguistics
  • Choice Based Elective- III
  • Computers Skills (Compulsory)
  • Literary Criticism & Theory I
  • Drama - II
  • Introduction to American Literature
  • Choice Based Elective - IV
  • Environmental Studies (Compulsory)
Summer Project II
Semester-V Semester-IV
  • Indian Writing in English
  • Anglo American Writings
  • Creative Writing
  • Choice Based Elective - V
  • Soft Skills (Compulsory)
  • English Literature From North East India
  • Literary Criticism & Theory - II
  • Classical Literature
  • Choice Based Elective - VI
  • Undergraduate Dissertation