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   DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

Programmes Available
  Name Duration Total Seats Fee (in. Rs.)
1 Master of Arts (M.A.) 2 years course in 4 sems.
45 Subsidised Seats + 5 Non-Subsidised Seats
 
2 Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) 1 year course in 2 sems. --  
3 Ph. D.  
Subject to availability
 
Eligibility
1. Master of Arts (M.A.)

B.A./B.Sc./B.Com./B.Sc.(Agri.)/ B.Sc. (Home Science)/ B.Sc. Engg. / MBBS./ BAMS/ GAMS/ B.Pharma/ B.T. or B.Ed./ B.Lib.Sc./ B.L./ B.V.Sc./ B.E./ B.Tech./ Vashishta Shastri/ BBA/BCA of University established by law in India with at least Second division in aggregate or 45% marks or Honours in the subject of study  for M.A. For SC./ST. candidates the eligibility will be 45% in aggregate or 40% marks or Honours in the subject of study for M.A.

Basis of Admission

The admission will be made strictly on the basis of marks obtained in Entrance Test as well on the merit worked out on the basis of the academic record of the student. The test will be open to all with any undergraduate degree such as B.A./B.Sc./B.Com./B.Sc.(Agri.)/ B.Sc. (Home Science)/ B.Sc. Engg. / MBBS./ BAMS/ GAMS/ B.Pharma/ B.T. or B.Ed./ B.Lib.Sc./ B.L./ B.V.Sc./ B.E./ B.Tech./ Vashishta Shastri/ BBA/BCA of University established by law in India with at least Second division in aggregate or 45% marks or Honours in the subject of study  for M.A. For SC./ST. candidates the eligibility will be 45% in aggregate or 40% marks or Honours in the subject of study for M.A. The Entrance Test will be of 70 marks and 30 marks will be given to the past academic record of the student as under :

  1. Marks for aggregate in B.A./B.Sc./B.Com., etc.                                10% of the marks scored.

  2. Marks for aggregate of English in 3 years in Bachelor's degree          10% of the marks scored.

  3. Marks for score in class XII                                                             5% of the marks scored.

  4. Marks for score in class X                                                               5% of the marks scored

Note: Students with English Honours and Elective English will be given additional weight-age of 10% and 5% of the scored marks respectively in addition to the merit worked out of 30 marks.

The minimum qualifying marks in the Entrance Test will be 35% to make the candidates eligible for interview/ admission. In case of SC/ST candidates, the minimum qualifying marks shall be reduced until the full SC/ST quota for admission has been exhausted.

2. Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.)

M.Phil. is a full time regular course of study pursued by regular attendance in classes and seminars. A candidate seeking admission to the M.Phil course must have at least 55% marks (50% in case of SC/ST) in the subject concerned at Master's  level. The qualifying marks in the Entrance Test for admission to Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) shall be 50% (at per with Ph.D.). In case of SC/ST candidates, qualifying marks in the Entrance Test shall be 45%.

3. Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D.)
Ph.D. is a full time regular course of study pursued by regular attendance in classes and seminars. A candidate seeking admission to the Ph. D. course must have at least 55% marks (50% in case of SC/ST) in the subject concerned at Master's  level. The qualifying marks in the Entrance Test for admission shall be 50%. In case of SC/ST candidates, qualifying marks in the Entrance Test are 45%.
Faculty
  Name Designation Tel. No. E-Mail
1 Dr.(Mrs.) Rekha Sharma Professor & chairperson 833  
2 Dr.(Mrs.) Sanjana Shamshery Associate Professor 833,2833830  
3 Sh. Savitri Devi Office (English) 830,2833830  
Facilities
  1. Computer systems with Internet facility
  2. Department Library
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Department of English,
Himachal Pradesh University, Summer Hill, Shimla
PIN 171 005



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