Bachelor Of Arts (Hons.) English With Research

A Degree in Bachelor Of Arts (Hons.) English With Research offers numerous career options.

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Best Bachelor Of Arts (Hons.) English With Research College in India

English is considered to be language of communication developed over a period of more than 1400 years and it has spread across the globe after British Empire and then influenced by USA. People looking for career in English literature, drama, poetry for reading, writing and speaking should posses a professional degree in English with research orientation. Owing to this, Uttaranchal University offers 4 years BA (Hons.) English with research program who wish to pursue career as content writer, school teacher, Technical training and development manager, Editor, executive assistant in public and private organizations.

B.A. (Hons.) English with research is an undergraduate programme in English Literature. The programme teaches about English Language and Literature and the way it has developed into its modern form along with highlighting varied aspects of English society through its genres like Drama, Poetry, Novel, etc.

The Programme is intended for the students who have a strong interest in English Language and Literature and who show promise in the study of either or both. Students with research inclination receive an intensive educational experience with respect to the courses offered. The student learns to critically analyze and debate on a variety of texts, and acquires knowledge of literary movements, periods and critical approaches. The student develops comprehensive written and spoken communication skills, becoming adept at arguing a point, framing a narrative and analyzing various levels of meaning.

In the 4th year of the program, students are given ample opportunity to do research and publish manuscripts and write copyrights in the acquired field and embrace research aptitude and attitude for furtherance and for pursuing Post graduation and Ph.D. to get into academics.

Exit Policy as per NEP 2020

As per new education policy NEP -2020, exit option is give to students in the 6th semester and for those students enrolled in Bachelors of Arts (Hons) ENGLISH with Research can exit after 6th semester with Bachelors of Arts (Hons) ENGLISH degree. Intimation to university authority on the exit option should be given by the student in 5th semester itself so that he / she can exit the program Bachelors of Arts (Hons) ENGLISH with research in the 6th semester while opting exit pathway designed for the same.

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Career Prospects:

A student with B.A. (Hons.) English with research can opt for jobs in both public and private sector organizations. One can aspire for the Job Profiles, such as, Teacher (in Schools and HEIs), Policy Analyst, Writer, Editor, Publisher, Researcher, Communicator, Public Relations Officer, Speech Writer, Travel Writer, Blogger or Reviewer, etc.

Graduates with this degree have opportunities in industries like Media and Journalism, Publishing Industry, Teaching & Research, Advertising & Marketing, HR and Administration jobs in public and private sectors, Hospitality Industry, Translators, Technical Writers, Web Editors and Content Managers as well as in Civil Services. Roles in advertising, marketing, and public relations have turned out to be highly popular and sought-after by the English graduates nowadays. Graduates in English are also likely to be well suited for roles in public sector in the English-speaking countries.

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Eligibility & Fee Details

Uttarakhand Quota (Amount of fee details in INR)

Semester Heads (12th Aggregate%)
>=90.01
(1st Category)
(12th Aggregate%)
>=80.01 and <=90
(2nd Category)
(12th Aggregate%)
>=70.01 and <=80
(3rd Category)
(12th Aggregate%)
<=70
(4th Category)
1st Semester Tuition Fee 28,120 28,120 28,120 28,120
Merit Scholarship 8,436 5,624 2,812 --
Net Tuition Fee 19,684 22,496 25,308 28,120
2nd Semester Tuition Fee 28,120 28,120 28,120 28,120
Merit Scholarship 8,436 5,624 2,812 --
Net Tuition Fee 19,684 22,496 25,308 28,120
Total Fee year wise inclusive of other charges (1st Category) 64,668 (2nd Category) 70,292 (3rd Category) 75,916 (4th Category) 81,540

All India Quota (Amount of fee details in INR)

Semester Heads (12th Aggregate%)
>=90.01
(1st Category)
(12th Aggregate%)
>=80.01 and <=90
(2nd Category)
(12th Aggregate%)
>=70.01 and <=80
(3rd Category)
(12th Aggregate%)
<=70
(4th Category)
1st Semester Tuition Fee 38,000 38,000 38,000 38,000
Students Diversity Scholarship 2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500
Merit Scholarship 10,650 7,100 3,550 -
Net Tuition Fee 24,850 28,400 31,950 35,500
2nd Semester Tuition Fee 38,000 38,000 38,000 38,000
Students Diversity Scholarship 2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500
Merit Scholarship 10,650 7,100 3,550 -
Net Tuition Fee 24,850 28,400 31,950 35,500
Total Fee year wise inclusive of other charges (1st Category) 75,000 (2nd Category) 82,100 (3rd Category) 89,200 (4th Category) 96,300

Uttarakhand Quota (Amount of fee details in INR)

Semester Heads (Diploma Aggregate%)
>=90.01
(1st Category)
(Diploma Aggregate%)
>=80.01 and <=90
(2nd Category)
(Diploma Aggregate%)
>=70.01 and <=80
(3rd Category)
(Diploma Aggregate%)
<=70
(4th Category)
3rd Semester Tuition Fee 68,080 68,080 68,080 68,080
Scholarship 20,424 13,616 6,808 --
Net Tuition Fee 47,656 54,464 61,272 68,080
4th Semester Tuition Fee 68,080 68,080 68,080 68,080
Scholarship 20,424 13,616 6,808 --
Net Tuition Fee 47,656 54,464 61,272 68,080
Total Fee year wise inclusive of other charges (1st Category) 1,22,612 (2nd Category) 1,36,228 (3rd Category) 1,49,844 (4th Category) 1,63,460

All India Quota (Amount of fee details in INR)

Semester Heads (Diploma Aggregate%)
>=90.01
(1st Category)
(Diploma Aggregate%)
>=80.01 and <=90
(2nd Category)
(Diploma Aggregate%)
>=70.01 and <=80
(3rd Category)
(Diploma Aggregate%)
<=70
(4th Category)
3rd Semester Tuition Fee 92,000 92,000 92,000 92,000
Scholarship 16,500 16,500 16,500 16,500
Merit Scholarship 22,650 15,100 7,500 -
Net Tuition Fee 52,850 60,400 67,950 100,000
4th Semester Tuition Fee 92,000 92,000 92,000 92,000
Scholarship 16,500 16,500 16,500 16,500
Merit Scholarship 22,650 15,100 7,500 -
Net Tuition Fee 52,850 60,400 67,950 100,000
Total Fee year wise inclusive of other charges (1st Category) 1,33,000 (2nd Category) 1,48,100 (3rd Category) 1,63,200 (4th Category) 1,78,300

One Time Payable Charges in 1st Semester (INR)

Admission Fee Enrolment Fee Caution Money
(Refundable after completion of programme)
6,000 2,000 2,000

Other Charges Per Semester (INR)

Examination Fee Library Fee Student Welfare Fee Online Student Information Fee Total
4,600 800 750 1,500 7,650

Optional Fee (INR)

Hostel & Mess Fee Single Bed Double Bed Triple Bed Four Bed
Rent and other Fee per Academic Year 75,000 55,000 47,000 42,000
Mess Fee per Academic Year 40,500 40,500 40,500 40,500
Laundry Fee per Academic Year 2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500
Hostel Security Fee (Refundable after completion of the session) 2,000 2,000 2,000 2,000
Total Amount 1,20,000 1,00,000 92,000 87,000

Optional Fee (INR)

Transportation Fee for Doiwala Route per Academic Year 22,000
Transportation Fee for Other Routes per Academic Year 20,000

Eligibility

  • Passed 10+2 or equivalent examination in any stream from any recognized board with minimum 50% marks in aggregate for general category and 45% marks in aggregate for SC/ST category.

Note:

  • Only one choice of scholarship will be allowed to the candidate from the following:
    • 5% scholarship on Net Tuition Fee (after merit scholarship) to Girl Candidate for complete programme.
    • 5% scholarship on Net Tuition Fee (after merit scholarship) to ward of Defence Personnel for complete programme.
    • 10% scholarship on Net Tuition Fee (after merit scholarship) to Alumni of Uttaranchal University (only in 1st year).
    • 10% scholarship on Net Tuition Fee (after merit scholarship) to Sibling of Uttaranchal University (only in 1st year).
  • If any student deposits his/her complete yearly Fee, in that case additional scholarship of 5% on Net Tuition Fee (after merit scholarship)will be provided for 1st year only.
  • The Net Tuition Fee for the programme will increase by 5% per annum from 2nd year onwards. It will be applicable to both All India and State Quota students.

Admission Procedure:

Programme Structure

Under Choice Based Credit System (CBCS)

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
1 TBHE 101 Introduction to Prose: Essays 4
2 TBHE 102 History of English Literature 4
3 TBHE 103 Critical Foundation 4
4 TBHG 10x Understanding Globalization – (TBHG 101) Or Understanding Comparative Government and Politics – (TBHG 102) 4
5 TBAE 101 English Communication 2
6 TBHSE 101 Data Analysis & Computer Application 2
7 PBAE 101 English Communication Lab 2
Total credit Sem. I 22

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
1 TBHE 201 Indian Writing in English 4
2 TBHE 202 British Poetry and Drama:14th to 17th Centuries 4
3 TBHE 203 European Classical Literature 4
4 TBHG 20x Fundamentals of Effective Communication (TBHG 201) Or Basics of International Relations (TBHG 202) 4
5 TBAE 201 Environmental Studies 4
6 TBHSE 201 Human Values and Professional Ethics 2
Total credit Sem. II 22

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
1 TBHE 301 American Literature  4
2 TBHE 302 Popular Literature 4
3 TBHE 303 British Poetry and Drama: 17th and 18th Centuries 4
4 TDHE 30x Or TBHG 30x Partition Literature (TDHE 301) / Language and Linguistics (TDHE 302) Or Gender & Society (TBHG 301) / Indian Sociology (TBHG 302) 4
5 TBHSE 301 Entrepreneurial Development / IAPC 2
6 TBAE 301 Organizational Behavior 4
Total credit Sem. III 22

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
1 TBHE 401 Indian Classical Literature 4
2 TBHE 402 Travel Writing 4
3 TBHE 403 British Literature: 19th Century 4
4   TBHG 40x Or  TDHE 40x Human Resource Management (TBHG 401) / Economics of Money and Banking (TBHG 402) Or Literary Theory (TDHE 401) / MOOC (TDHE 402) 4
5 TBHSE 401 Creative Writing/IAPC 2
6 TBAE 401 Principles of Management 4
Total credit Sem. IV 22

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
1 TBHE 501 Women’s Writing 4
2 TBHE 502 British Literature: The Early 20th Century 4
3 TBHE 503 Literature of the Indian Diaspora 4
4 TDHE 50x Modern Indian Writing in English Translation (TDHE 501) Or AI in ELT (TDHE 502) 4
5 TBHG 50x   Research Methodology (TBHG 501) Or Youth Psychology (TBHG 502) 4
6 TBHSE 501 Content Writing 2
Total credit Sem. V 22

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
1 TBHE 601 Modern European Drama  4
2 TBHE 602 Postcolonial Literatures 4
3 TBHE 603 Dalit Literature 4
4 TDHE 60x Literature and Cinema (TDHE 601) Or  Research Writing (TDHE 602) 4
5 TBHG 60x   Employability Skills (TBHG 601) Or Psychological Skills in Organization (TBHG 602) 4
6 TBHSE 601 Academic Writing 2
Total credit Sem. VI 22

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
1 TBHE 701 World Literature 4
2 TDHE 70x Review of literature (TDHE 701) OR Research Paper Writing (TDHE 702) 4
3 TDHE 70x Language, Literature and Culture (TDHE 703) OR Research Seminar Presentation I (TDHE 704) 4
4 TBHG 70x   Cross Cultural Communication (TBHG 701) OR Effective Oral Communication (TBHG 702) 4
5 DHE 70x Dissertation (DHE 701)/ Academic Project (DHE 702) 6
Total credit Sem. 7 22

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
1 TBHE 801 Indian Aesthetics 4
2 TDHE 801           or TDHE 802 Acts of Critical Reading (TDHE 801) OR Autobiography (TDHE 802) 4
3 TDHE 80x Research Seminar Presentation II (TDHE 803) OR Research Publication & Ethics II (TDHE 804) 4
4 TBHG 80x   Intellectual Property Rights (TBHG 801) OR Global Professional Communication (TBHG 802) 4
5 DHE 80x Dissertation (DHE 801)/ Academic Project (DHE 802) 6
Total credit Sem. 8 22

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