M.Sc. On Campus

English Literature and Applied Linguistics

24 months
5410 USD/year
1904 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Department offers two fields of study in the English Literature and Applied Linguistics program of the University of Peshawar: MPhil in Literature, and MS in Applied Linguistics.


Candidates in the English Literature and Applied Linguistics program of the University of Peshawa shall offer the required number of courses from either Literature or Applied Linguistics (or both). The Department reserves the right to offer all or some of the optional courses in a particular session, depending on the availability of teachers.

Course Requirements

According to the University of Peshawar MPhil/PhD rules, a candidate for the MPhil degree must attend and complete:
  • Approved courses of 18 credits in the major subject;
  • Approved courses of 6 credits in related subjects.
  • Any additional course work as may be prescribed in an individual case.
  • Dissertation 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Bibliography & Research
  • Modern Critical Trends & Theories
  • Psychoanalytic Literary Criticism
  • A Critical Survey of English Literature
  • Chaucer and the Medieval Narrative
  • Historical Linguistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Soon after the declaration of B.A/B.Sc result by the University of  Peshawar, the admission process commences by wide publicity in print & electronic media.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2705 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    1904 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 952 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • 77,400 Rs per semester


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