Admission Requirements

Candidates for admission into the MA English degree programme of the department of languages and literary studies should possess.

A bachelor's degree in English of Babcock University or any other university or institution of higher learning approved by the senate of Babcock University with a minimum of second lower


A bachelor's degree in related disciplines such as Linguistics, Language arts

Communication Arts may be considered for admission.

Candidates may be required to write and pass a qualifying examination before admission.

Graduation Requirements

To obtain M.A. in English, a candidate must take and pass a minimum of 49 units of courses made up as follows:

            GEDS                          4 Credits

            Core Courses              27 Credits

            Elective Courses         9 Credits

            Dissertation                6 Credits

            TOTAL                      46 Credits

Programme Duration- Minimum of Three Semesters