| Department of English

M.A. in English

Admission Requirements

The Department accepts only full-time students. Selections will be based on (a) your Statement of Purpose, (b)  an open book test which can be taken from your home anytime before the submission of the complete application, and (c)  an online interview for short-listed candidates. The last date for applying online is 15th July 2020.


A candidate should have an undergraduate degree in any discipline from the Humanities and Social Sciences from a recognised university or institution at the time of admission with a minimum of 55%. Candidates from disciplines other than the Humanities and Social Sciences must have a minimum of 70% in their undergraduate degree at the time of admission. Third year B.A. Candidates are eligible to apply but their final admission is contingent upon fulfilling the admission criterion outlined above.