About the Programme
PhD English is a doctoral programme that offers advanced study and research in literary theory, history, and criticism, along with excellent opportunities for interdepartmental and interdisciplinary study. The programme lays focus on literary theory, translation studies, Indian literature, gender studies, linguistics, visual arts, literature of discovery, cultural encounter literature & science, postcolonial literature, modernism & postmodernism film studies and cultural studies.
The coursework of the programme covers major periods, genres, authors, and a wide range of methodological and theoretical approaches. The literary theory and methodology module help students establish the core methods and problems of the dissertation project.   An active group of students & faculty and extensive campus resources ensure that the aspirants are well-supported in the atmosphere throughout their programmes.