MA English is a two year, four semester program of Tribhuvan University in Central Department of English. But, it is conducted as a two year program in other constituent and affiliated campus taking exam at the end of every academic year. Large students get enrolled in major English every year making it one of the most taught subjects in humanities and social science. The core philosophy of the course is same whether it is yearly or semester but there may be the difference in the timing of teaching. In semester, the students have to appear in exam every 6 months so the course is designed accordingly. The course unfolds wide range of areas from history of literature to drama, poetry to novel, critical thinking to linguistics, etc.
Not much should be taught about English language and its application and importance. Most of us are familiar with it. English language has been of the most dominant language and is spoken all over the world. It is international language. Most of the powerful and developed countries like America, England, Canada, Australia, etc are the native speaker of English. So, students with good command of writing, listening and speaking can flourish to his fullest.
List of colleges offering M.A. in English are:
The fee for studying MA English in Central Department of English in TU comes around Rs. 50,000 to Rs. 60,000. Per semester fee comes around Rs. 14,000 to Rs. 15,000. However, fee structure is subject to change every year. The fee structure of yearly system is lesser compared to semester system.
Below is the list of colleges for MA English program under Tribhuvan University in Nepal.
The objectives of MA English are as follows:
Elective Areas (Any Two):
ENGL 561 Non-fiction (from the Margin)
ENGL 562 Literature of War, Conflict and Trauma
ENGL 563 Media Studies
ENGL 564 Environmental Literature and Criticism
ENGL 569 Nepal Studies
ENGL 570 South Asian Studies
ENGL 573 Gender and Masculinity Studies
ENGL 574 Life Writing and Autobiography
ENGL 575 Literature and History
ENGL 576 Translation Studies
ENGL 580 Postmodernist Studies
ENGL 581 Performance and Theatre Studies
ENGL 583 Economics and Literature
ENGL 584 Interpersonal Communications
ENGL 585 English Language Teaching (ELT)
The name, fame and money that literature and its artistic exploitation bestow are phenomenal. There is rarely any field where English is not used. It has become universal, influencing the life of many people. As an English graduates one is exposed to tremendous job opportunities. One can work as writer, researcher, journalist, content writer, teacher, lectures, administrator, editors, TV anchor, translator, communication officer, supervisor, etc. A graduates with good command of English language can work in international organizations, INGO's, NGO's, government departments, etc. Good written English is a treasure, which is applicable and saleable everywhere throughout the world. One can sit at home, write stories and poems as a freelancer and earn decent payment. Graduates having an ability to play with words can earn good job and attractive salary without any doubt. From nursery to master level, there is need of English language. The graduates with degree in English have huge career prospects all over the world.