B A (English)

Aim of the course Bachelor of Arts (English Literature) is for developing intellectual, personal and professional abilities through effective communicative skills; ensuring high standard of behavioural attitude through literary subjects and shaping the students socially responsible citizens. Aim is also to enhance employability of the students by developing their linguistic competence and communicative skills.

Eligibility of admission to the programme is any candidate who has passed the Plus Two of the Higher Secondary Board of Kerala or Pre Degree of Calicut University or that of any other University or Board of Examinations in any state recognized as equivalent to the Plus Two of the Higher Secondary Board in Kerala, with not less than 45% marks in aggregate is eligible for admission, However, SC/ST, OBC and other eligible communities shall be given relaxation as per University rules.

The duration of the B.Com programme of study is three academic years with six semesters. The medium of instruction and examination shall be English.

On successful completion of the Programme, the students will be accurate both in oral and written communication as they will be strong in Grammar and its usage.  They can express a thorough command of English and its linguistic Structures.  They can apply critical frameworks to analyze the linguistic, cultural and historical background of texts written in English.  They will be familiar with the conventions of diverse textual genres including fiction, nonfiction, poetry, autobiography, biography, Journal, film, plays, editorials etc.