Course -
Master of Arts in English

Duration: 2 years (4 semesters)
Eligibility: Any bachelor’s degree. Applicants are required to be competent in spoken and written English and may have to undergo a screening test.

About the program

The prime focus of the Masters of Arts in English is to study culture vis-a-vis literature, and languages of a people and to pass on such knowledge through pedagogy. The program will help students to identify avenues for preservation of one’s own language and culture. They will be able to critique socio-cultural systems and through their cultural awareness, to find expression at a universal arena. The program will help students in classroom teaching skills by equipping them with knowledge and skills in different pedagogical approaches students.  During the program students will be exposed to field of study in English Literature, Linguistics and English Language Education.

Career prospects

  • Teaching
  • Research
  • Freelance writers
  • Content writers
  • Editing and copy editing

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Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, by providing knowledge, skills and values that will enable our students to become global citizens while upholding gender, ethnic and religious equity for all, conserving its bio-cultural heritage, and  by recognizing its Christian legacy and commitment .

Student's Pledge

We the incoming/outgoing students of the Martin Luther Christian University vow to always uphold the principles of Honesty, Sustainability, Tolerance and Respect, Quality, Perseverance, Humility, Teamwork, Leadership, Accountability and Recognition as upheld to us in the University. This pledge we make freely, fully understanding that these values will make us good humans and role models.

Contact Details

Martin Luther Christian University
Dongktieh, Block -1,
Nongrah, Shillong 793006
Ph: 0364-2535467/0364- 2535437
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