BA (Hons.) English Literature

BA (Hons.) English Literature
Starts from:July 1, 2020
  • Course Code BAEN
  • Duration 3 Years
  • Course Type Full Time
  • Min Qualification Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) qualification with a minimum of 50% or an equivalent qualification in any discipline from a recognised board.
Course Objective

The English Literature Honours program at JLU provides the student an opportunity to assess her/his aptitude and be able to carry it through the three years of discovery and interchange. The objective of this course is to enable the students to understand the literatures belonging to various ages and to be able to analyze and interpret the same. During the course the students will read and write on Shakespeare, Romantic poetry, Victorian poetry and the novel. They will also have ample space to delve into Nobel award-winning post-colonial works from Africa, Asia, North and Latin America, and Modern Europe. By doing an in depth study of the different authors and genres, the students will explore and enhance their horizons pertaining to language and literature. While studying the Literature course students are able to appreciate how ‘literary’ and ‘non-literary’ writing forms are related as rhetorical forms. While creating the enactments the students will become aware of the historical context related to various periods of English Literary history.

Semester 1

  • English Literature (14th to 16th Century)
  • Literary Theory
  • Academic Writing and Composition
Semester 2

  • Victorian Literature
  • British Poetry 14th to 16th Century
  • Twentieth Century Indian Writing
  • Language and Linguistics
Semester 3

  • Nineteenth Century European Realism
  • Popular Literature
  • Language Literature and Culture
Semester 4

  • English Literature (17th to 19th Century)
  • Modern European Drama
  • Media and Communication Skills
Semester 5

  • European Classical Literature
  • English Literature- 20th Century
  • English Literature-Neo Classicism and Romantic
Semester 6

  • Literary Criticism
  • Anglo-American Literature from 1930 to late 20th Century
  • Women Writings

Admission Charges
(One-Time, Non-Refundable)
Caution Money
(One-Time, Refundable)
Alumni Fund
(One-Time, Non-Refundable)
Digitalization Charges
(Per Year)
Tuition Fees
(Per Year)
Exam Fees
(Per Year)
INR 5,000 INR 5,000 INR 10,000 INR 5,000 INR 25,000 INR 15,000

Admission Charges
(One-Time, Non-Refundable)
Caution Money
(One-Time, Refundable)
Alumni Fund
(One-Time, Non-Refundable)
Digitalization Charges
(Per Year)
Tuition Fees
(Per Year)
Exam Fees
(Per Year)
$100 $100 $140 $140 $710 $430

100% on Tuition Fees
12th Board 92% and Above

50% on Tuition Fees (Max 25 Seats)
12th Board 87% to 91.99%

25% On Tuition Fees (Max 50 Seats)
12th Board 80% to 86.99%

Note:
All scholarship will be on Year 1 Tuition Fee only

At the end of the Program in English Literature at JLU, students will have a variety of career options which will give them an edge over their counterparts at pursuing similar courses at traditional universities in the country.
These options include:

  • Content Development Positions in Reputed Publication Houses,
  • Openings in Journalism Field– Print and Electronic,
  • Public Relations & Advertising in Corporate Houses and Public Sector Undertakings
  • Language Expert & Translation Services in Search Engines like Google & Yahoo
  • Marketing / Strategic Communication Positions in Corporate Houses,
  • Media Services & Event Management.

Apply Now for 2020 Session