BA English

Bachelor of Arts in English is a three year course. It is an excellent preparation for careers in teaching, media, and advertising, writing, and publishing; for graduate or professional studies in English, communications, or law; and for advancement in any field in which communication skills are important. It deals in literary analysis, Prose, and Poetry, written and oral communication skills and related disciplines. It provides a strong background in the study of English. The BA in English program stresses diversity, literary analysis, written and oral communication skills critical thinking and through a rigorous curriculum of literature, composition, language and linguistics, and communication studies. Students interested in creative writing may choose the concentration in creative Writing.


Career Prospects

One may choose from a range of careers like Media and Journalism, publishing industry, Teaching & research, Advertising & Marketing, HR/ Administration jobs in public and private sector, Hospitality industry, Translators, Technical Writers, Content Developers, Civil Services


Job Positions

Teacher, Policy analyst, Writer, editor, publisher or researcher, Communicator, Public Relations Officer, Speech writer, travel writer, blogger or reviewer, Arts administrator, developer or manager.


Department Highlights

  • We conducted English Language Teaching Conference in 2012 with chief guest Dr. Peruvazhuthi, Associate Professor of English , Thiruvannamalai.

  • Literary Association of English was formed and conducted poetry recitation under the topic "CREATIVE WRITING" on 9th Feb, 2015.

  • Literary Association of English conducted QUIZ PROGRAM in 2017.

  • Our students participated in NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CULTURAL AWARNESS IN LANGUAGE AND  LITERATURE  and presented seminar paper in SOCIAL MEDIA on 29th Sep 2018.

Year of  Establishment

BA English  :  2009

University Syllabus