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Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies
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Master Of Arts in English

The Department of English and Languages at Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies was set up in July 2005 with a firm hope to gain distinction in academic quarters by achieving synchronization between the interests and creativity of students and the demands of the contemporary world and translate hope of students into a tangible achievement.

To be centre of Academic and Research excellence in the field of Information Technology inculcating value based education for the development of quality Human Resource.

The mission of the Department is to promote critical and technological literacy through general and advanced study in literature, rhetoric and composition, creative writing, ESL, linguistics etc. It specifically intends to promote literacy in the global language- to be precise the ability to read, write and think critically and analytically.

Duration : 2 Years

Eligibility : Candidates with 40% in aggregate in all the optional subjects and 50% of marks in the cognate subject at the Bachelor’s Degree level. Candidates with B.A., B.Sc., or B.Com Degree are eligible to apply provided they have scored 55% in the Language concerned in the degree course.

Career Scope :
Students of English Literature can get jobs with the media as reporters. It is also possible for them to get jobs with newspaper firms. Besides, they have good chances in news broadcasting firms like NDTV, CNN – IBN, Zee News, Star News Communication etc. Companies that print out Magazines as well as journals too take in students of English literature frequently. Content development and ITES firms are another areas where English post graduates can build a strong carrer. Students of English literature can also find jobs as independent literary critics, writing for print or online publications. They also have the option to start their own tuition centres for the English language.