Our BS English program advances your powers of engagement and brings rigor to your thinking with literature and linguistics. From contemporary drama to medieval poetry, from psycholinguistics to Elizabethan drama, and from the post-Shakesperian era to American Literature and Forensic Linguistics, our 4-year program offers an opportunity to explore multiple literary domains while equipping you with the tools required to become a discerning and original critic of literature and broader world issues.

The curriculum fosters skills such as critical thinking, research, and expression. During the course of 8 semesters, we help graduates develop communication and analytical skills as well, making them extremely desirable for employers across a wide array of sectors. Our highly-qualified faculty uses interactive teaching methodologies so that you can benefit from individual attention. Likewise, teachers will asses your performance through a combination of written examinations and coursework.

With our well-constructed BS English degree program, you’ll be able to:

  • Get a headstart in the graduate market.
  • Develop and foster in-demand employability skills with a placement in relevant industries like journalism, publishing, marketing, teaching, and art.
  • Write professionally, analytically, and creatively in a range of genres.
  • Get knowledge that will empower you to make a meaningful impact in an ever-changing world.


Intermediate or equivalent with at least 45% marks; preference will be given to students who have studied English Advanced in their Intermediate

BS (English) ROADMAP

Semester I
PST-101 Pakistan Studies 02
General Course 03
General Course 03
ENG-101 English-I 03
ENG-105 Introduction to Literature-I 03
ENG-106 Introduction to Linguistics

(Note: List of General Courses is given below)
Total Credit Hours 17
Semester II
ISL-101 Islamic Studies 02
General Course 03
General Course 03
ENG-102 English-II 03
ENG-107 History of English Literature-I 03
ENG-108 Phonetics and Phonology 03
Total Credit Hours 17
Semester III
CS-101 Fundamentals of Computers 03
General Course 03
General Course 03
ENG-103 English-III 03
ENG-109 Introduction to Literature-II 03
ENG-110 Morphology and Syntax 03
Total Credit Hours 18
Semester IV
LAW-114 Human Rights and Citizenship 03
General Course 03
General Course 03
ENG-104 English-IV 03
ENG-111 History of English Literature-II 03
ENG-112 Semantics 03
Total Credit Hours 18
Semester V
ENG-306 English-V 03
ENG-301 Literary Criticism 03
ENG-302 The Pre-Romantic Experience 03
ENG-303 The Novel: Birth and Rise 03
ENG-304 Schools of Thought in Linguistics 03
ENG-305 Psycholinguistics 03
Total Credit Hours 18
Semester VI
ENG-307 Literary Criticism and Theory 03
ENG-308 The Elizabethan Drama 03
ENG-309 The Romantic Experience 03
ENG-310 Sociolinguistics 03
ENG-111 Grammar 03
ENG-312 Pragmatics 03
Total Credit Hours 18
Semester VII (Literature)
ENG-313 The Victorians and the Moderns 03
ENG-314 The Novel: Growth and Development 03
ENG-315 Shakespeare Studies 03
ENG-316 American Literature 03
ENG-317 Pakistani Literature in English 03
Total Credit Hours 15
Semester VII (Linguistics)
ENG-318 Discourse Analysis 03
ENG-319 Stylistics 03
ENG-320 Second Language Acquisition 03
ENG-321 Historical Linguistics 03
ENG-322 Media Discourse Analysis 03
Total Credit Hours 15
Semester VIII (Literature)
ENG-323 Post-Shakespeare Dramatic Experience 03
ENG-324 The American Experience 03
ENG-325 Women Writers in the 20th and 21st Century 03
ENG-326 World Literature in English 03
ENG-449 Research Report 03
Total Credit Hours 15
Semester VIII (Linguistics)
ENG-327 Forensic Linguistics 03
ENG-328 Language, Culture, and Identity 03
ENG-329 Language and Gender 03
ENG-330 World Englishes 03
ENG-499 Research Report 03
Total Credit Hours 15
List of areas from which general courses will be chosen.
1. Introduction to Anthropology ARCH-107
2. Introduction to Gender Studies GS-101
3. International Relations IR-101
4. Introduction to Law LAW-101
5. Mass Communication JMC-101
6. Philosophy PHIL-101
7. Introduction to Political Science -I PSC-101
8. Psychology PSY-101
9. Introduction to Social Work SW-101
10. Sociology SOC-101
11. Introduction to Statistics STAT-102
Any Other


– Merit Scholarship for High Achievers
– Concession for Old Students
– Kinship Concession
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