The department aims at creating a intellectual community with strong human values, discerning social awareness and excellent communicative competence. It strives to impart an appreciation of the finer aspects of life through a clear understanding of the nuances of Language and the aesthetics of Literature in a globalized world.
Why Literature Program @ AJU?
- To gain a sound theoretical knowledge both in Literature and allied fields
- To prepare for UGC – NET examinations
- To take up research in current topics
- To take up faculty positions in universities
- To help aspiring journalists and critics
- To gain a multicultural exposure
- To thrive and learn in a competitive environment
Job Opportunities for Literature Students
- Media and Journalism
- Publishing Industry
- Teaching & Research
- Advertising & Marketing
- HR/ Administration jobs in public and private sector
- Hospitality Industry
- Technical Writers
The programme offered at our university provides a deep insight into the world of literatures and enables the student to critically appreciate the major literary works introduces the student to the political, social, cultural, economical and intellectual background of the various periods in literary history, thereby enabling him/her to acquire an understanding of life helps to strengthen the linguistic capabilities of the student through theory and practical sessions includes electives that helps the student to identify his/her area of specialization.
A team of well qualiﬁed and experienced faculty members have been teaching English language and literature courses for the students of Literature and other Arts and Sciences and Engineering Programmes. They are also certiﬁed trainers and examiners who help students take up International Language tests like BEC, IELTS, TOEFL, etc..
The literary club provides a platform to showcase the literary aspirations and talents of the students. It is an excellent forum for self expression and cultural aspirations of the students. Poetry-reading sessions, debates, extempore speeches, quizzes, cross-word games, book reviews, play enactments and classical movie screenings are showcased at the forum.
Duration: 3 Years I Six (6) Semester
Eligibility: A candidate should have passed Senior Secondary Examination (10 + 2) from any recognized Board