MA English or Master of Arts in English is a two years postgraduate course in English & literature studies. It is considered as one of the most demanded courses in terms of career and personal growth. It covers subjects such as English literary studies, criticism, pedagogy, theories, etc, along with the Prose, Poetry, and Drama. It includes English literature from all over the world, such as American, Irish, Scottish, Welsh and Polish. Cultural aspects of English language, political and historical contexts are explored on an advanced level in the course.
The major subjects in the course are study of a Genre, Critical Theory, Indian Writing in English, American Literature and optional subjects.
This degree course prepares an individual for teaching, public relation, and management-level jobs in corporate sectors and government institutions. It also improves the candidate’s Verbal and Communication Skills, Research Aptitude, Writing Skills, Understanding of Human Behavior and Psychology, and Articulating Skills.
On passing the M.A. English course, the learner has many career options in the industrial, educational, consultancy, and other field. After the course completion, MA English graduates may have Publishing, BPOs and KPOs, Education, Theatre, Entertainment & Media, Corporate, Advertising, Writing, and Public Relations etc as career.
Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya Shekhawati University, Sikar has adopted the syllabus of University of Rajasthan, Jaipur for the course.