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BA (Hons.) English Literature

The objective of this course is to capacitate the students to be able to understand the literatures belonging to various ages and to be able to analyze and interpret the same. 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. This course will also develop their potential to make sound decisions about career options.

School: JLU School Of Humanities And Arts

Course Duration: 3 Years


  • Twentieth Century Indian Writing
  • English Literature (14th to 6th Century)
  • Victorian Literature
  • English Literature (17th to 19th Century)
  • Nineteenth Century European Realism
  • English Literature (Neo Classical and Romantic Periods)
  • English Literature (20th Century)
  • Contemporary Literature
  • Classical Literature
  • Anglo-American Literature from 1930
  • Literary Theory


The skills you gain through studying an English Literature degree are marketable in most career areas. A graduate degree in English Literature would lead to the following career paths:

  • Digital copywriter
  • Editor
  • Journalist
  • Publishing copy-editor/proof reader
  • Web content manager
  • Writer
  • Content Writer
  • Advertising copywriter
  • Academician /Teaching

Eligibility Criteria:

Admission to an undergraduate degree at School of Humanities and Arts requires a Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) qualification with a minimum of 50% or an equivalent qualification in any discipline from a recognised school under ICSE, CBSE, IB or State Board. Candidates appearing for their HSC examination (or equivalent) are also eligible to apply for admission.


Admission Charges (One-Time, Non-Refundable) Fees per Year Caution Money (One-Time, Refundable) Alumni Fund (One-Time, Non-Refundable) Digitalization Charges Per Year
INR 5,000 INR 45,000 INR 5,000 INR 10,000 INR 5,000


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