Candidate must possess a good Master’s degree in English Language or Literary Studies from a recognized university, with a CGPA not below 3.5 on a five-point scale.
Candidates who do not make up to 4.00 will be required to register for the MPhil/Ph.D. programme. Such candidates must present two seminars and a research proposal for grading and must score a minimum CGPA of 3.5 before preceding to the Ph.D. Otherwise the M.Phil Degree should be awarded upon the submission of a thesis. This thesis should be examined following the procedure of a Ph.D. thesis.