IGNOU Master of Arts in English (MEG) – Admission, Eligibility, Fees

IGNOU Master of Arts in English (MEG)

About Programme : MEG stands for Master of Arts in English. It comes under School of Humanities (SOH). This programme is of 2 Years in which for 1st Year, they have 4 subjects and for 2nd Year, they have Compulsory Course and Optional Courses (Choose any three). The main aim of this course is to give the learners a sound understanding of English and American literatures and also other new areas in literature such as Canadian, Australian and Indian English.

The students would develop an understanding of English and other literature of their choice. A good knowledge of reading, comprehension and writing skills would be a per-requisite for this programme. Below are features of this programme :

  • Name of Programme : MEG – Master of Arts in English
  • Medium : English only
  • Eligibility : To take admission and be eligible, the students must have Bachelor’s Degree or a higher degree from a recognized University
  • Duration : This course is offered in both January & July admission cycle. Minimum : 2 Years, Maximum : 5 Years.
  • Fee Structure : For full programme, the fees is Rs 9,000/- which is to be paid year wise @Rs 4,500/- per year.
  • Programme Coordinator : Dr. Neera Singh, neerasingh@yahoo.com, Ph.011-29572790

MEG Course & Syllabus Details : The Total Credits of programme is 64.

1st Year Courses

Course CodeTitle of the courseCredits
MEG-01British Poetry8
MEG-02British Drama8
MEG-03British Novel8
MEG-04Aspects of Language8

2nd Year Courses

Compulsory Course
MEG-05Literary Criticism and Theory8
Optional Courses (Choose any three)
MEG-06American Literature8
MEG-07Indian English Literature8
MEG-08New Literatures in English8
MEG-09Australian Literature8
MEG-10English Studies in India8
MEG-11American Novel8
MEG-12A Survey Course in 20th Century Canadian Literature8
MEG-14Contemporary Indian Literature in English Translation8

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  1. When is the Meg mid term exam in December 2016. Kindly provide exact date????

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