About the Course:
English Literature has a long and prestigious history. This course provides us with an excellent education in literature, drama and film. The degree combines a flexible approach and wide range of option choices with extensive historical coverage. English Literature is a broad and accessible subject that is important in its own right and offers connections to a wide range of other kinds of cultural enquiry. This wide-ranging, fascinating degree course draws on a rich variety of texts and approaches, helping to reveal the extraordinary scope of English Literature and its importance in today’s world.


Candidates for the admission to the first year Bachelor of English course shall require pass percentage in Higher Secondary Examination conducted by the Government of Tamilnadu/ other States


The duration of the course is three years which includes six semesters with two semesters per year. Each semester has ninety working days followed by examinations at the end of each semester.The odd semesters shall consist of the period from June to November of each year and the even semester from December to April of each year.

Academic Progression:

B.Ed., M.A. (English), M.A. Mass Communication, M.A. Public Administration, M.A. Journalism.

Career Progression:

  • Teaching
  • Journalism
  • Media
  • Technical Writing
  • Copy-Editing
  • Proof-reading
  • Publishing
  • Call Centres
  • Secretarial Services
  • Medical Transcription

Date & Commencement of the Course for Shift I: 27 May 2010
University Recognition No. Affiliation No. A1/VPK/24/New Courses/2010 11/27