B.A. (Hons. with Research) English

Advancing Literary Knowledge at KRMU


    B.A. (Hons. with Research) English programme at K.R. Mangalam University offers students an immersive journey into the world of English language and literature, coupled with the opportunity for in-depth research exploration. This programme at KRMU is designed for students passionate about literature, critical theory, and scholarly inquiry. Through a combination of advanced coursework and independent research projects, students delve into literary texts, theoretical frameworks, and historical contexts, honing their analytical skills and scholarly abilities.

    B.A. (Hons. with Research) English

    Programme Highlights

    • The pogramme delves deeply into the rich tapestry of English literature, spanning from classical works to contemporary masterpieces.
    • Students can explore interdisciplinary connections in the fields of Media studies, Psychology, Data sciences and Investment mangement.
    • Continuous updating of syllabi based on the feedback of academia, industry, and alumni.
    • Preparation for Competitive Exam for Banking, Insurance, Railways, and SSC
    • Experiential Learning through participation in literary events, workshops, conferences, role plays and debates.
    • Global Exposure: International paid visit to attend 2 weeks summer school at a Prestigious European university
    • Internship and Placement opptunitunities in leading companies.

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    A B.A. (Hons. with Research) English is an advanced undergraduate programme that combines traditional literary studies with a strong emphasis on research. This programme delves into English literature and language, offering students an opportunity to explore a wide range of texts from various historical periods, geographical regions, and cultural contexts.

    Programme Structure

    Semester 1
    Semester 2
    • History of English Literature (14th to 18th Centuries)
    • Indian Writing in English
    • Communication Skills
    • Minor-I
    • New Age Life Skills - I
    • Microsoft Excel-Refresher to Advanced
    • Value-Added Course
    • British Poetry and Drama: 14th to 17th Centuries
    • British Poetry and Drama: 14th to 17th Centuries-Practical
    • European Classical Literature
    • Women’s Writing
    • New Age Life Skills-II
    • Minor-II
    • Open Elective
    • Value-Added Course
    • Summer Internship
    Semester 3
    Semester 4
    • British Romantic Literature
    • Popular Literature
    • Popular Literature-Practical
    • Minor-III
    • New Age Life Skills-III
    • Open Elective
    • Value-Added Course
    • Evaluation of Summer Internship
    • Contemporary India: Women and Empowerment
    • Literary Criticism
    • British Poetry and Drama: 17th to 18th Centuries
    • British Poetry and Drama: 17th to 18th Centuries-Practical
    • Minor-IV
    • Digital Marketing
    • Open Elective
    • Value-Added Course
    • Summer Internship
    Semester 5
    Semester 6
    • British Literature-18th Century
    • American Literature
    • American Literature-Practical
    • Language and Linguistics
    • Minor-V
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Discipline Specific Elective-I
      • World Literatures OR
      • Travel Writing OR
      • Applied Linguistics
    • Evaluation of Summer Internship
    • Modern European Drama
    • Modern European Drama-Practical
    • British Literature–19th Century
    • Minor-VI
    • Discipline Specific Elective-II
      • Partition Literature OR
      • Literature of Indian Diaspora OR
      • Regional Literature in Translation
    • Basics of Artificial Intelligence
    • Minor Project
    Semester 7
    Semester 8
    • British Literature-20th Century
    • Research Methodology
    • Minor-VII
    • Minor-VIII
    • Dissertation

    Connecting Talent to Dream Careers

    At KRMU, we take immense pride in our strong network of corporate partnerships and collaborations, extending our commitment to excellence to the B.A. (Hons. with Research) English programme. We have forged associations with leading law firms, multinational corporations, financial giants, and renowned consultancies, including Ernst & Young India, AZB and Partners, ICICI Bank, Trilegal, S&R Associates, Wipro, Deloitte, Cognizant, among others.

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    Career Options

    Our B.A. (Hons. with Research) English programme serves as a gateway to a wide range of rewarding career opportunities, encompassing the realms of language, literature, research, and beyond. Graduates of this programme are equipped with a versatile skill set and in-depth knowledge that prepares them to excel in various roles. While the possibilities are vast, we outline four key career paths below, though there are numerous other exciting prospects available:

    • Content Strategist and Writer: Craft compelling narratives and content for organizations, helping them connect with their audiences and drive engagement.
    • Editorial and Publishing Professional: Work in the publishing industry, shaping manuscripts, overseeing publications, and contributing to the literary world.
    • Language and Communication Consultant: Offer expertise in language and communication to businesses, helping them enhance their branding, marketing, and communication strategies.
    • Education and Research: Pursue a career in academia or research, inspiring the next generation of scholars or contributing to the field of literature and linguistics.

    Hear straight from our Students

    Madhav Sharma

    Overall, my experience in the B.A. (Hons. with Research) English programme with competitive exam preparation was extremely enriching. It gave me a solid academic foundation in English as well as the skills and knowledge I needed to excel in competitive exams for federal and state government jobs. I would strongly recommend this programme to anyone interested in pursuing a career in these fields while also developing a passion for English literature and research.

    Rohit Sharma

    Placement Services: The programme also provided placement services for government job opportunities. The college had partnerships with various government agencies and held regular placement drives, which were extremely beneficial to students aspiring to government positions.

    Rohan Gupta

    Infrastructure and Resources: The college provided outstanding infrastructure and resources, such as a well-stocked library, computer labs, and online learning platforms. These resources helped me with my research and exam preparation.

    Aditi Gautam

    Opportunities for Research: The programmes research component allowed me to delve deeper into my interests in English literature. I had the opportunity to work on research projects that expanded my knowledge of literary theory and critical analysis. This experience was invaluable for both personal and academic development.


    • To develop a comprehensive understanding of the theories and practical applications of their subject.


    • To acquire a sense of social responsibility and service to the greater good of humanity.


    • To foster scientific temper, creative ability and cross cultural sensitivity.


    • To provide the students opportunities in terms of employment and research.


    • To develop ability for advanced critical thinking and ability to formulate logical arguments.


    • To acquire the capability to work independently, as well as a member of the diverse team,


    • To develop awareness about the existing social and cultural constructs and develop strategies to contribute to the wellbeing of society.


    • To understand the scope of the discipline and be motivated to pursue the contemporary developments and happenings.


    • To be competent in language and communication skills for interacting with diverse audiences in a variety of contexts and genres.


    • To be able to use digital sources to aid and augment their scholastic pursuits.


    • To prepare future teachers and writers/authors who will be able to spread knowledge via ‘literature and its diversity of interpretation’ at local and global levels.


    • To develop skills in literary analysis, interpretation and research.


    • To develop strong competencies in undergraduate-level students in broad fields of English and its applications in an interactive environment.


    • To prepare the students to successfully compete for employment in teaching of English, Linguistics, Writing, Research, and Entrepreneurship.


    • To prepare socially responsible, rational and enlightened citizens for the betterment of society and nation.


    • To develop competence in the structure, levels and discourse functions of the English language


    • To appreciate different literary texts with respect to its genre and history.


    • To gain an understanding of the social and cultural connotations associated with a literary work.


    • To be able to critically analyse and apply literary theories with respect to other disciplines.


    • To be able to recognize and comprehend different varieties of English language and develop a writing style of their own.


    • To apply their knowledge and skills to a wide range of industries and academia.


    Financial Assistance

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    • Includes tuition fees, books cost, hostel fees, airfare.

    • Concessional rate of interest

    • Repayment tenure ranging from 5-15 years

    • Speedy disposal of loan applications

    • Up to 100% loan with lower interest rate and zero processing fees

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    Embark on an MBA journey without financial constraints and unlock your full potential. At KRMU, we provide more than just an education; we offer a pathway to excellence and success in the business world. Seize this opportunity to transform your academic prowess into a thriving career.

    • The student must be enrolled in an undergraduate course at KRMU and needs to score more than 8.0 CGPA

    • The student must have 75% or more attendance during the whole course period

    • Students must clear all of the papers/exams across the tenure in the first attempt

    • The student should not have any disciplinary charges against him/her during the whole period of their undergraduate degree

    Commence Your Journey
    in 6 Simple Steps

    Commence Your Journey in 6 Simple Steps

    Start your Application

    Complete payment and submit

    Pay the required Application Fee

    Take an entrance test

    K.R. Mangalam University Entrance Examination (KREE)

    Appear for interaction

    Attend our Faculty-Led Interview.

    Get the admission offer

    You will receive the offer letter after the successful interaction

    Get Enrolled

    Be prepared to embark on your journey

    B.A. (Hons. with Research) English