School of Languages, Literature and Society at JNU, Jaipur provides combined degree in B.A. (Hons.) English with M.A. English. Duration of this programme is 5 years.

This programme will develop language skills of the students in order to be able to communicate in professional contexts. After successful completion of the programme, a  student will be awarded dual degrees – one  in B.A. (Hons.) English and the other of M.A. English.

Duration: 5 years


10+2 (any stream) for BA(Hons) and II Div. for MA programme

Selection Procedure:

Merit and Interview

Career Prospects

Career Prospects

There are numerous career prospects as experts of literature and language (s) such as :

  • Students can be employed as language trainers, Soft- Skill trainers, Voice & Accent trainers apart from regular teaching assignment at schools, colleges and universities.
  • Students who have good skills in writing can be employed as campaign managers, speech writers and other positions that require the sophisticated use of written and spoken English.
  • Students can be employed by various institutions to teach English for all kinds of competitive exams.
  • Content development and ITES firms also recruit English post graduates.
  • Some of the fields where students with a degree in English can look for careers are: Copywriter, Editor,/ Sub- Editors, and Freelance Writer.
  • Students of English literature can also find jobs as independent literary critics.
  • Writing for print or online publications.
  • Media reporters in private sectors.
  • Companies that print out Magazines and journals.