M. Phil in English Literature

This two-year program focuses on an all-inclusive coverage and analysis of British, American, Continental and Postcolonial 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 inquiry. The program comprises taught courses of 24 credit hours. Upon the completion of courses, only students obtaining a GPA of 2.75 or above may write a research dissertation (6 credit hours). 

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 Contemporary Literary Theory 3    
2
Pakistani Literature in English 3    
3
Shakespearean Literature 3    

   

   

   
           
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
American Literature 3

2
Research Methodology 3

3
Romantic Literature 3








   






Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
American Literature II (Drama & Poetry) 3

2
Postcolonial Literature 3

3
Research Proposal








   
           






SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Research Dissertation 6



















M.PHIL IN ENGLISH LITERATURE
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Full Time, 2 Years

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