M.Phil./MS English Literature

M.Phil. in English Literature is a 2 Year Degree Program that covers core areas of English Literature, and Literary Theory.  This program offers candidates the opportunity to acquire knowledge and understanding of a range of issues concerning English Literature. The broad field of subjects includes the core course modules such as Literary Theory and Criticism and advanced research and bibliographic methods related topics. The program encourages the participants to develop a deeper understanding of the theory and practice of English Literature. Moreover, gain the skills required to challenge current professional practices for innovation and to undertake a range of leadership roles in the field.


  • Sr. No. Category Cr. Hrs.
  • 1Core Courses 9
  • 2Elective15
  • 3Thesis/Project/Additional Courses 6
  • Total30

Road Map

Core Courses

  • Sr. No. Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
  • 1Advanced Literary-Cultural Research EL56133
  • 2Critical TheoriesEL56233
  • 3Pakistani Writings in EnglishEL51033

Admission Criteria

  • At least 2.00 CGPA or 50% marks in BS/MA English or equivalent.
  • A candidate will need to qualify UCP Admission Test and Interview for admission in MPhil/MS English Literature


The program primarily aims at producing effective professionals in the discipline of English Literature who will be able to contribute in different practical and research fields of Literature. To achieve the said goal, the program offers a broad range of cautiously selected courses. These courses provide the students with requisite and fundamental knowledge of theoretical underpinnings in the field of English Literature. Similarly, the candidates are trained both in theory and practice by applying the theoretical knowledge gained in practical and meaning oriented field research. It also aims at providing crucial preparation for writing the dissertation and making substantial contributions to work in students’ chosen field(s). The program ultimately envisions producing well-trained and productive scholars, sympathetic and intelligent critics, and effective and imaginative teachers and professionals.

Fee Structure

MS/M.Phil English Literature (2 years, 4 semetser)

  • 1MS/MPhil English Litrature25,0008,70030286,000

Research Work

A Student will register for each Semester during the Thesis work and will pay Fee of one Course for each Semester. A student Registered for MS/MPhil Thesis will have to pay minimum fee equal to two courses and a student registered in Ph.D Thesis will have to pay minimum fee equal to four courses.


The above-mentioned fee structure is for illustration purpose only. UCP reserves the rights to make changes in the Fee Structure whenever deemed necessary or appropriate.

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