• The ICFAI University,  Tripura

M.A. English Program

M.A. English Program

ICFAI University Tripura offers two years full time M.A-English Program. This degree aims to provide graduates with a wide range of transferable skills, which are important in many career fields. Students will develop the art of thinking independently, able to express clearly in both oral & written form, to summarize and précis, to condense facts, ideas and arguments, to write reports, to present information effectively and to work as part of a team.

Pass in Graduation with 45% and above marks in English (40% in case of SC/ST/OBC).

Duration : 2 Years

Program Structure
The Program covers 36 courses apart from soft skills spread over 4 semesters in 2 years. Students are also required to do intensive summer internship program and hospital interaction in reputed hospital and healthcare institutions. Electives offered will be specified in the Student Handbook.

Optional Papers: The Elizabethan Era (1558-1603), Readings from 19th Century Literature, Modern Literary Theory and Poems, Modernism and Postmodernism, Humanism and Literature, Language Acquisition versus language learning, Language in Effective Communication, English in Media and Advertising, English in Management and Technical Studies, Linguistic & Rhetorical Approaches to Writing.

Semester-I Semester-II
  • Medieval to Elizabethan Literature
  • Post Shakespearean to Puritan Literature
  • Restoration to Neo-classical Literature (including 18th century fiction)
  • Business Communication
  • Romantic and Victorian Poetry
  • Victorian , Post-Victorian & Continental Literature
  • Modern British and Indian English Literature
  • Modern and Post-Modern Fiction and Drama
Semester-III Semester-IV
  • Critical Theory – I
  • American Literature – I
  • Linguistics – I
  • Optional Paper- I
  • Critical Theory – II
  • American Literature – II
  • Linguistics – II
  • Optional Paper- II

Note: The program structure may change marginally. The specific details will be given in the Student Handbook.