M.Phil./ MS in English Literature

This two-year program focuses on an all-inclusive coverage and analysis of British, American, Continental and Post-Colonial literatures in English. It focuses on contemporary trends in modern critical and literary theories. All these areas of specialization are covered through intensive research, its application, and interlocution, which stimulates intellectual enquiry. The program comprises taught courses of 24 credit hours. Upon the completion of courses, only students obtaining a GPA of 2.50 or above may write a research dissertation (6 credit hours). In lieu of research dissertation, two additional courses (3 credit hours each) will be offered to the students who fail achieving the required GPA.

Degree Requirements

·        16 years of education

·        Minimum 2.5 CGPA (semester system)/ minimum second division (annual system)

Career Opportunities

As per HEC’s regulations, M.Phil. is now a basic requirement for lectureship at universities in Pakistan. It is a gateway to research enabling students to pursue a Ph.D. in their selected areas of interest. M.Phil. graduates are also taken up by research firms for assistance in research projects. 


Courses Offered

Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 Research Methodology 4    
2
Tragedy 4    
3
American Literature 4    

   

   

   
           
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Short Story 3

2
Comparative Literature 4

3
English Fiction 3








   






Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Colonial  Literature 4

2
Modern Literature 4











   
           






SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Thesis 4