B.A. (Hons.) English

with Preparation for Competitive Exam (Banking/ Insurance/ Railways/SSC) for Central and State Govt Jobs

“Empower Your English Skills for Government Career Success”

    OVERVIEW

    The Kr Mangalam University B.A. (Hons.) English with Preparation for Competitive Exam program is a distinctive and career-focused education that connects the domains of government job preparation and literature. This curriculum, which offers a complete English education with a strategic focus on competitive test readiness, is designed for students who aspire to gain careers in the banking, insurance, railway, and SSC sectors of the federal and state government.

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    1. Inclusivity and Diversity:

    B. A (Hons.) in English emphasises inclusivity and diversity by fostering an environment that values and respects varied perspectives, cultures, and backgrounds within the study of language and literature.

    2. Global Perspective:

    With a focus on a global perspective, B. A (Hons.) in English explores literary works from diverse cultures, societies, and historical periods, encouraging a broad understanding of the inter-connectedness of the world.

    3. Communication Skills:

    Communication skills are honed through B. A (Hons.) in English, where students develop proficiency in written and verbal expression, critical analysis, and effective presentation of ideas within a linguistic and literary context.

    4. Interdisciplinary Approach:

    Employing an interdisciplinary approach, B. A (Hons.) in English integrates various disciplines such as history, sociology, philosophy, and cultural studies to provide a comprehensive understanding of literature’s impact on society.

    5. Research Skills:

    B. A (Hons.) in English cultivates research skills by enabling students to conduct in-depth analysis, interpret texts critically, and engage in scholarly inquiry to contribute original insights and knowledge to the field of English studies.

    Elevate Your English,

    Elevate Your Future

    An extensive grasp of the English language, literature, and critical analysis is what students pursuing a B.A. (Hons.) in English are expected to gain from this demanding academic program. Basic composition and grammar classes, an examination of different literary eras and genres, introduction to critical theory, and chances for creative writing are usually included. In their last year, students usually finish a capstone project in addition to developing good writing and research skills.

    Program Structure

    Semester 1
    Semester 2
    • Indian Writing in English (Core 1)
    • British Literature: 18th Century (Core 2)
    • Communication Skills (AEC 1)
    • Academic Writing & Composition (Generic Elective 1)
    • European Classical Literature (Core 3)
    • British Romantic Literature (Core 4)
    • Environmental Studies (AEC 2)
    • Media & Communication (Generic Elective 2)
    Semester 3
    Semester 4
    • British Poetry and Drama:14th to 17th Centuries (Core 5)
    • American Literature (Core 6)
    • Women's Writing (Core 7)
    • Creative Writing (SEC 1- from group of SEC I)
    • Language & Linguistics (Generic Elective 3)
    • Disaster Management (AEC 3)
    • British Poetry and Drama:14th to 17th Centuries- Practical
    • American Literature- Practical
    • Popular Literature (Core 8)
    • British Poetry and Drama:17th to 18th Centuries (Core 9)
    • Postcolonial Literatures (Core 10)
    • English Language Teaching (SEC I1- from group of SEC I)
    • Contemorary India: Women & Empowerment (Generic Elective 4)
    • Popular Literature- Practical
    • British Poetry and Drama:17th to 18th Centuries- Practical
    Semester 5
    Semester 6
    • British Literature: 19th Century (Core 11)
    • Modern European Drama (Core 12)
    • Literary Theory (DSE 1- from list of Group I)
    • Literature of Indian Diaspora (DSE 2- from list of Group I)
    • British Literature: 19th Century- Practical
    • Modern European Drama- Practical
    • Indian Classical Literature (Core 13)
    • British Literature: 20th Century (Core 14)
    • Literary Criticism (DSE 3- from list of Group II)
    • Modern Indian Writing in English Translations (DSE 4- from list of Group II)
    • Value Added Course

    Connecting Talent to Dream Careers

    At KRMU, we take immense pride in our strong network of corporate partnerships and collaborations. Our B.A. (Hons.) English program opens doors to a diverse array of opportunities in esteemed organizations across various industries. We have fostered associations with leading firms, multinational corporations, financial institutions, and renowned consultancies, including Ernst & Young India, AZB and Partners, ICICI Bank, Trilegal, S&R Associates, Desai & Diwanji, Deloitte, Amarchand Mangaldas & Co., among others.

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    Career Options

    Our B.A. (Hons.) English program serves as a gateway to a multitude of exciting career opportunities at the intersection of language, communication, and various sectors. Graduates of this program are equipped with a versatile skill set and a deep understanding of language and literature, preparing them for diverse roles in today’s dynamic job market. While the possibilities are vast, we outline five key career paths below, but there are countless 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

    Fatima

    The program offers a well-rounded curriculum that not only focuses on enhancing your English language skills but also provides a strong foundation for competitive exams. The English courses cover literature, grammar, writing skills, and communication, which are essential for any competitive exam. Additionally, the program includes specialized coaching for the specific exams mentioned, ensuring that students are well-prepared for their chosen career paths.

    Chirag Jindal

    The caliber of the faculty is one of the program's most notable features. The professors and instructors are experts in their fields and have extensive experience. They not only effectively teach the subject matter, but they also provide valuable insights and advice on exam strategies and preparation techniques. Their encouragement and mentoring have been invaluable to my development.

    Yogesh Iyer

    The program's focus on preparing students for Central and State Government competitive exams is evident throughout the coursework. Mock tests, practice papers, and real-time exam simulations are regularly conducted to gauge our preparedness. This approach greatly boosts our confidence and equips us with the skills needed to excel in these competitive exams.

    Roshan Kumar

    The program offers flexibility in terms of class timings and study schedules, which is particularly beneficial for students who may have part-time jobs or other commitments. This flexibility allows us to balance our academic and personal lives effectively.

    Programme
    Outcomes

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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    • 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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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    Financial Assistance

    K.R. Mangalam University partnered with the leading banks to help you to finance your dream course through Education Loan. You only have to start repaying one year after finishing your course or six months after you get a job.

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

    • Concessional rate of interest.

    • Speedy disposal of loan applications

    • Availability of the loan across the country

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

    • Repayment tenure ranging from 5-15 years.

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    • 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

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Our B.A. (Hons.) English program is distinctive for its comprehensive approach to language and literature. We offer a curriculum that balances traditional literary studies with contemporary language applications, ensuring that students gain a well-rounded education in English. Our experienced faculty, state-of-the-art language labs, and a commitment to fostering a love for language and literature set us apart.
    Practical learning is integral to our program. Students engage in creative writing workshops, literary analysis projects, and communication skills development. They also have opportunities to contribute to campus publications, organize literary events, and participate in internships that provide hands-on experience in various language-related fields.
    We believe in staying current with the evolving landscape of language and literature. Our curriculum is dynamic, with regular updates to incorporate contemporary literary works, linguistic trends, and digital communication. Guest lectures, author interactions, and literary events ensure that our students stay informed about the latest developments in the world of English language and literature.
    we encourage global perspectives in language and literature. Students have opportunities for international study tours, literary exchange programs, and collaborations with universities abroad. These experiences enrich their understanding of language and literature on a global scale.
    Ethics in language use and literary analysis are integral to our curriculum. We emphasize responsible communication, respectful literary criticism, and ethical considerations in language-related professions. Our graduates not only excel in language and literature but also uphold the highest ethical standards in their professional lives.
    Students can participate in literary clubs, creative writing workshops, literary festivals, and language-related seminars. These activities not only enhance their language and communication skills but also provide ample networking opportunities within the language and literature community.

    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.) English