Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) - English

School of Languages, Literature and Society

M.A.- M.Phil. (English) programme combines Master's degree course in Arts with Master of Philosophy. This programme is designed to meet the advanced interests of the students of English Studies in selected areas.

The duration of programme of M.A.- M.Phil. (English) is 3 years. A student who successfully completes the three years of M.A.- M.Phil. (English) programme shall be eligible for the award of two degrees: one M.A. English and the other M.Phil. English.

Key Information


1 Year


M.A. English with min. 55%

Selection Procedure

Entrance Test + PI

Career Prospects

  • Students can be employed as language trainers, Soft-skills trainers, Voice & Accent trainers apart from regular teaching assignments at schools, colleges and universities.
  • Students who have good skills in writing can be employed as campaign managers, speech writers and other positions that require the sophisticated use of written and spoken English.
  • Students can be employed by various institutions to teach English for all kinds of competitive exams.
  • Content development and ITES firms also recruit English post graduates.
  • Some of the fields where students with a degree in English can look for careers are: Copywriter, Editor/ Sub- Editors, and Freelance Writer.
  • Students of English literature can also find jobs as independent literary critics.
  • Writing for print or online publications.
  • Media reporters in private sectors.
  • Companies that print out Magazines and journals.
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