Duration : 5 Years - 10 Semesters
Eligibility : 10+2 any stream with 50% marks.

Course of Study

Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3 Semester 4 Semester 5
Communicative English  Professional Communication Communicative English - Theory and Practice  History of English language and Phonetics Elements of Literary Criticism
Language I History of English Literature: The Pre- Romantic to the Victorian  History of English Literature: Victorian to the Present Indian Writing In English:Poetry Spiritual Literature
History of English Literature : The Pre-Chaucerian to the Augustian  English Poetry :The Pre- Romantic to the Victorian  American Literature Shakespeare : Comedies  Canadian Literature
English Poetry : The Elizabethan to the Augustan English Prose II:The late Victorian to the Modern Biography  Environmental Studies English Poetry: Modern
Englaish Prose: The Elizabethan to the Victorian  Indian Writing in English: Fiction English Fiction: Victorian Core Elective A English Drama: Elizabethan to Victorian
Introduction to Computer  Cultural Education II Life Skills I  Life Skills II Core Elective B
Cultural Education I  CAP (Career Advancement Programme) AVP * /Live in labs/Free Elective  AVP/Live in labs/Free Elective Life Skills III
CAP (Career Advancement Programme)    CAP (Career Advancement Programme)  CAP (Career Advancement Programme) AVP/Live in labs/Free Elective
        CAP (Career Advancement Programme)
Semester 6 Semester 7 Semester 8 Semester 9 Semester 10
Literary Criticism: Introduction Linguistics Literary Criticism Research Methodology for Language and Literature Post Independence Indian Writing in English
European Fiction English Poetry up to the Pre-Romantic English Poetry - 19th Century Contemporary Literary Theory  
Autobiography English Prose up to 19th Century English Prose:20th Centuryry English Poetry - 20th Century  
English Fiction: Modern English Fiction Contemporary Fiction Modern English Drama  
English Drama: Modern Shakespeare Elective 1 Elective 3  
Shakespeare: Tragedies  Cultural Education P/F Elective 2 Elective 4  
Minor Project   AVP/Live in labs/Free Elective AVP/Live in labs/Free Elective  
Project ( for Exit-option students)   Live in Labs    


  Free Electives 
Group (Electives A and B) 4th and 5th Semester Creative Writing in English Carrebean Literature
Teaching of English for Indian Students Black Literature
Technical and Professional Writing Technical Writing
Journalism and Mass Media Creative Writing
Web Content Development Indian Writing in English
Foreign language Instrumental music
Group (Electives 1,2,3 and 4) Methods of Teaching English Language Comparative Literature Cultural Studies Eco Criticism
Indian Literature in Translation Translation Studies Literary Criticism and Theory New Literatures
Introduction to Film Studies Canadian Fiction Dalit Studies Spiritual Literature
Twentieth Century American Literature Indian Women Novelists in English Forensic Linguistics Translation Studies
New Media Foreign language Gender Studies Media Management
    Advertising Practice New Trends in Literature
    Basic Mathematics Sri Lankan Diaspora
    Australian Literature PhotoGraphy
    Film Theory Videography

Electives listed above are only indicative. Actual Offering will depend on the number of students registering for the courses and availability of faculty.

School Administration reserves the right to modify the subjects / curriculum / detailed syllabus as per the topical needs or changes in trends of the academic stream or industry requirements.

* One of the electives can be a Live-in-labs project done over a period of two semesters.

You can join this program at
Integrated Degree
Undergraduate (UG)
School of Arts and Sciences
NIRF 2018