Padmashree College
The British College
ISMT College

Padmakanya Multiple Campus, Kathmandu

MA English

Affiliated To: Tribhuvan University (TU)



Course Level

Master Degree


2 Years

Study Mode

Full Time




UGC Approved


Overview of MA English at Padmakanya Multiple Campus (PK Campus), Bagbazar, Kathmandu, Nepal

Course Overview:

The MA in English at PK Campus provides students with a comprehensive exploration of English literature from its historical roots to contemporary texts. This program also emphasizes critical thinking, linguistic skills, and the cultural contexts of English literature.

Course Outlines:

The curriculum for the MA English encompasses a wide range of subjects including:

  1. Literary Criticism and Theories
  2. History of English Literature (from Old English to Modern)
  3. American Literature
  4. World Literature in English
  5. Postcolonial Studies
  6. Contemporary Literary Trends
  7. Drama and Theatre Studies
  8. Poetry Analysis
  9. Prose Studies
  10. Dissertation/Project work


The program extends over two years and demands a full-time commitment. Evaluations are conducted using an annual examination system.


  1. To impart a profound understanding of English literature across different periods and genres.
  2. To develop students' analytical and critical skills in interpreting literary texts.
  3. To nurture linguistic proficiency in English.
  4. To provide a platform for research and scholarship in English literature.


Aspirants must possess a Bachelor's degree in English or a related subject from an institution recognized by Tribhuvan University.

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of the course, graduates will:

  1. Demonstrate extensive knowledge of English literature across different eras and genres.
  2. Exhibit advanced linguistic proficiency in English.
  3. Analyze and critique literary works with nuanced understanding.
  4. Possess the capability to undertake independent research in English literature.


An MA in English opens up avenues not just in the field of literature and academia, but also in various other sectors where language and analytical skills are highly valued.

Fees Structures:

For a detailed breakdown of tuition and other fees, candidates are advised to contact the administration office of PK Campus.

Career Prospects:

The program equips students for a multitude of career paths in sectors ranging from academia, media, corporate, and more.

Career Options:

  1. Lecturer or Academician in English Literature
  2. Literary Critic or Reviewer
  3. Content Creator, Writer, or Editor
  4. Translator
  5. Public Relations or Communications Specialist
  6. Journalist or Media Analyst

Why Choose this Course:

  1. Comprehensive coverage of English literature from historical to contemporary.
  2. Development of strong linguistic and analytical capabilities.
  3. Diverse career prospects in both academic and corporate sectors.
  4. Opportunity to delve deeper into research and scholarship in English literature.


PK Campus extends scholarship opportunities to meritorious and needy students. Specific criteria and application processes can be sourced from the campus's administrative office.


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