Ph.D. English & Linguistics

A PhD is a postgraduate research degree. The curriculum requires that a student has a broad understanding of applied linguistics, linguistics, or a related discipline.The PhD in English with a focus on English Language and Linguistics is a post-graduate research degree in English. The program requires that a student has a Master's degree in Applied English Linguistics (or a related discipline) and extensive linguistic competence. The degree focus is divided into two phases: in the first, the candidate completes course work that leads to the doctorate preliminary examination, and in the second, the applicant completes the dissertation. The emphasis is on providing applicants with the skills and knowledge of materials needed to produce high-quality original scholarly work.

Core Courses

  • Literary Theory and Practice
  • Introduction to Applied Linguistics
  • Introduction to Stylistics
  • Research Methods and Term Paper Writing
  • Creative Nonfiction
  • Modern Novel
  • Discourse Studies
  • Grammar & Syntax
  • Modern Drama
  • Modern Poetry

Eligibility Criteria

  • 18 years of education in relevant field.
  • Minimum 50% marks in previous degree.
  • Passing marks in entry test.


Hard work never fails to deliver a satisfying result and is rewarded handsomely. For individuals who want to make a career out of studying a language, knowing it and mastering it with excitement is the key to success. Work with originality can help you become a well-known author and successful as a result of your useful writing. Novels, poems, poetry, and plays that are written in an attention-grabbing style are more effective in conveying the intended messages. Many writers, as well as their writing styles, can serve as sources of inspiration for readers. Stimulations can then be used to bring about positive changes in society for the better.

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