University of Madras, Chennai - Master of Arts [MA] (English)

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Master of Arts [MA] (English)

Full Time
5,305FIRST YEAR FEES
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Duration2 Years
Course typeDegree
PlaceOn Campus
Type of coursePost Graduation

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    Syllabus

    Sem. I

    Sr. No. Subjects of Study
    1 Literature in English: 1550-1660 (Part-I)
    2 Literature in English: 1660-1798 (Part-I)
    3 Literature in English: 1798-1914 (Part-I)
    4 Literature in English: 1914-2000 (Part-I)
    5 Study of a Genre (Option-i) Fiction(Part-I)
    Study of a Genre (Option-ii) Drama(Part-I)
    Study of a Genre (Option-iii) Poetry(Part-I)
    Sem. II
    1 Literature in English: 1550-1660 (Part-II)
    2 Literature in English: 1660-1798 (Part-II)
    3 Literature in English: 1798-1914 (Part-II)
    4 Literature in English: 1914-2000 (Part-II)
    5 Study of a Genre (Option-i) Fiction (Part- II)
    Study of a Genre (Option-ii) Drama (Part- II)
    Study of a Genre (Option-iii) Poetry (Part - II)
    Sem. III
    1 Critical Theory (Part-I)
    2 American Literature (Part-I)
    3 Indian Writing in English (Part-I)
    4 (Opt.i) Colonial and Post-Colonial Studies (Part-I)
    (Opt.ii) English Language (Part-I)
    5 (Opt.i) Literature and Gender (Part-I)
    (Opt.ii) Literature and Philosophy (Part-I)
    (Opt.iii) New Literatures (Part-I)
    Sem. IV 
    1 Critical Theory (Part-II)
    2 American Literature (Part-II)
    3 Indian Writing in English (Part-II)
    4 (Opt.i) Colonial and Post-Colonial Studies (Part-II)
    (Opt.ii) English Language (Part-II)
    5 (Opt.i) Literature and Gender (Part-II)
    (Opt.ii) Literature and Philosophy (Part-II)
    (Opt.iii) New Literatures (Part-II)

    Eligibility Criteria

    Aspirants seeking admission to 2-year Full-time M.A. Program should meet the following criteria as specified by the institute.

    Academic Requirement:

    Candidate should have passed Graduation and a bachelors degree obtained through the 10+2+3 system or an equivalent qualification with a minimum aggregate of 50% or equivalent.

    Course Details

    Course Name Master of Arts(English)
    Duration 2 Years
    Eligibility Graduated 
    Course Level Post Graduation
    Admission Mode Online/Offline
    Job Types
    • IELTS Trainer
    • English Translator
    • Junior Parliamentary Reporter (English)
    • English Editor
    • Translator/Interpreter
    • English Teacher
    • Content Writer/Trainer
    • English Tutor
    • Customer Support Executive
    • English Proof Reader
    • English Language Specialist
    • Media Analyst
    • Stenographer (English)

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    Kiran Nag , English Hons.
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    I wanted to be a teacher, so i have selected this course for my future career. I was referred to this institution by my friend, who also got graduated from the same college. You should carry the previous institution mark sheets and will be asked to attend an entrance exam.

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    pavithra k
    How can i apply M. Sc Physics in Madras university
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    Diya Pillai

    The eligibility criteria includes having a B.Sc. degree or equivalent from a recognized university. Admission to M.Sc course except for M.Sc (Photonics & Biophotonics/ Yoga) is offered on the basis of Entrance Test conducted by Madras University followed by evaluation of marks obtained in the relevant Bachelor’s degree. For more information, please read Madras University Admissions.

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    senthamil r
    Hi IAM senthamil,I completed in BSC chemistry,I interested in MBA program,how can apply in Madras University
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    Jaspreet Kaur

    Madras University’s registration process for the MBA course started in the month of April 2021 and the last date of application is August 1, 2021. You can find the application form on the official website of madras university. To know more about the application process, do visit Madras University Admissions 2021. 

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    abhisekk
    Hi my name is Abhishekk. I am going to complete my UG Microbiology. Having intention to join PG molecular biology in university of Madras. Can you let me know how to join and what will be the tuition fee for mol bio per annum
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    Sinbad Chongtham

    Candidates who have completed their graduation in the relevant field from a recognized university are eligible to apply for the M. Sc Molecular Biology program at University of Madras. Admission is based on the merit of the qualifying examination passed and entrance test conducted by the university. The total course fee for this program is INR 13735.

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    g n baskar
    Hi, My daughter going to complete Bsc computer science this month. She wants to do Msc cyber forensics and information security (regular). Please let me to know, what is the procedure to join this course. If we she wants to attend entrance exam, when it will conduct?
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    Sinbad Chongtham

    Admission to M. Sc Information Security and Cyber Forensics is based on the entrance test conducted by the university. Candidates seeking admission must have passed their graduation in the relevant subject. The official announcement for the entrance examination date will be released in the official University of Madras website. Your daughter can get herself register and submit the application form online at M. SC Information Security and Cyber Forensics.

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    humera fathima
    Hi, I'm Humera Fathima and I'm in my final year of BSc Biochemistry. I would like to apply for MSc Neuroscience in University of Madras. How do I proceed? Do I need to write an entrance exam?
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    Aniket Ranjan

    For admission in MSc neuroscience program, You need appear for entrance tests conducted by the university. The eligibility criteria is Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline. Visit the official website of Madras University for applying. 

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    sreelakshmi v
    Hi I'm Sreelakshmi I'm gonna complete my degree in Bsc information technology. I'm interested in Information technology and cyber security how can i apply to University of Madras and is there any entrance test to join?
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    Diya Suresh

    The college offers 2 years full time course in Information Security and Cyber Forensics for which the minimum required academic qualification is a pass in UG degree and as you have B.Sc qualification, you are very much eligible for the course. Selection will be done on the basis of merit in University conducted entrance test followed by interview process. To know more details visit Madras University admissions 2021.

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    lalramthari
    Hi im lalramthari I almost completed my BA Psychology course, can i apply for Msc psychology?
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    Diya Suresh

    The college conducts M.Sc in HRD Psychology as well as counselling psychology and for both, the minimum required eligibility criteria is a pass in bachelor’s degree course. It is therefore suggeste dto complete the course and then apply for the PG degree.

    Selection is done on the basis of merit in entrance test conducted by the university along with marks in qualifying exam. To know more details visit Madras University Admission 2021.

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    priyadharshini r
    Hi 'm Priya I completed my Bachelor's in English last year. Can I apply for HRM.?
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    Diya Suresh

    HRM is available under MA course which is of 2 years full time duration and as you have completed your UG degree, you will be eligible on condition that at least 50% aggregate is obtained at bachelor’s degree.

    Selection is done on the basis of merit in qualifying exam i.e. UG degree. Find more details at Madras University admission 2021.

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    hemapriya r
    Hi I am Hemapriya... Iam going to complete my B.sc in physics...Iam interested in doing M.sc in medical physics in madras University...this course in available or not and is the entrance exam for joining the course
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    Aniket Ranjan

    Hiii Hemapriya, Greetings from collegedunia. No, MSc in Medical Physics program is not available in this Institute. You can check out other MSc programs offered by this institute Click Here

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    aravindan r
    Hi I am aravind i want to study in university of madras (MBA) i want to apply how to apply
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    Swati Srivastava

    Hi Aravindan, Greetings from Collegedunia. Madras University is a state university. You can apply if you are a graduate on the official website. For more details visit: MADRAS UNIVERSITY

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    Mansha Azad

    Greetings Aravindan R,

    For applying to this institute, you need to visit its official website.  Application option will appear on its home page. Fill in the details and upload the scanned copies of required documents. Pay the application fee of INR 300 by SBI Collect. 

    For more information refer : MBA Admissions

     

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    srimathy
    Hi I am srimathy ...I am going to complete my b.sc in microbiology....I am interested in doing M.Sc in microbiology in madras University...what is the entrance exam for joining this course
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    Devnath Tiwary

    Dear Srimathy

    Greetings from Collegedunia. You can take admission in M.Sc. Microbiology at Madras University, Chennai if you have passed M.Sc. in the relevant discipline from any recognized University. Selection is done on the basis of the Entrance Test score and marks in the qualifying degree. For more details, kindly go through this link – Madras University Admission 2020

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    manisha
    HI I AM MANISHA.COMPLETED MY UG COURSE IN BIOCHEMISTRY.I WANTS TO DO MASTERS IN TOXICOLOGY (COURSE TYPE-PART TIME). IT IS POSSIBLE? WHAT SHOULD I DO??
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    Swati Srivastava

    Hi Manisha, Greetings from Collegedunia. University of Madras is a state university. You are eligible for Msc Toxicology and you can apply on the official website. For more details visit: UNIVERSITY OF MADRAS

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    muthuvalliappan
    Hai sir I am Muthuvalliappan I completed my UG in mathematics in 2020 Can I study Pg in actuarial in 2021? If I eligible, what I do for? Sir And I want When you start admission and entrance test details.
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    Swati Srivastava

    Hi Muthuvalliappan, Greetings from Collegedunia. Madras University provides various courses including both UG And PG. You are eligible for PG and you can apply for the course on the official website. For more details visit: MADRAS UNIVERSITY

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    subhadip bhattacharya
    Sir i have done my graduation in physiology. so i am interested to do my masters in physiology . so sir what is the eligibility criteria for get admission in this university ?
    S
    Swati Srivastava

    Hi Subhadip, Greetings from Collegedunia. Madras University offers various courses to the students. For Masters in Physiology, You should have completed graduation from a recognized university. For more details visit: MADRAS UNIVERSITY

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    tarnija shahi
    How to take admission in PhD botany??? Please tell me the process whether I have to give any exam or is it merir based?
    S
    Swati Srivastava

    Hi Tarnija, Greetings from Collegedunia. Madras University is a state university approved by UGC.. You will have to apply and then on the bais of entrance exam, the admission will be given. For more details visit: MADRAS UNIVERSITY

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    banupriya s
    I'm Banupriya I studying 3rd year physics. I complete my ug I have joined MBA?
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    Aditi Arun

    Hello Banupriya,

    If you have qualified TANCET. You can take admission for MBA in Madras University but you’ll have to produce your final degree at the time of admission or it will stand cancelled.

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    keerthi
    I am keerthi I have completed 2 with 82% of marks I wanted to join in Madras University for the course marine biology .is this course is offered by the college. if this course is offering by Madras University then how can I get admission in Madras University
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    Aniket Ranjan

    Hii Keerthi, Greetings from collegedunia. No, this course is not provided by Madras University. You can check out other programs offered by this institute, Click Here

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    abhishikth
    Hello sir/madam good morning I am abhishitha now i am studying B.A Literature. Can I do M.ED in university of madras?
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    Devnath Tiwary

    Dear Abhishiktha

    Greetings from Collegedunia. You have to complete B.Ed. after completing your B.A. Literature to get admission in M.Ed. You can do directly M.Ed after completing your Graduation. For more details, kindly go through this link – Madras University Admission 2020

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    asha
    is mphil a doctorate degree?
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    Apurva Tamhane

    Hello Asha

    M.Phil is a precursor to a Ph.D. Doctorate degree. You can think of M.Phil as a preparatory phase to a Doctorate degree. When you do M.Phil, which is of 1 to 2 years, the Ph.D. can be completed in another 1 to 2 years. It then does not require 3 to 5 years to complete.

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    chandru sekar
    Hi mam/sir Good morning I am Chandru Now I am studing b.com in agruchand manmuall Jain College, next week I write my final year semaster examination Then, how I can apply post graduate in Madras University
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    Apurva Tamhane

    Hello Chandru

    The University of Madras conducts an entrance test to screen admissions to the M.Com. course. You should fill up the application form to register your interest in the M.Com admissions. To find the admission form, go to the Admissions page by Clicking here. The last date is 14th September 2020.

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