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A milestone has been created by establishing the Department of English Language and Literature, under The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, by The University of Scholars which is one of the most prominent private universities of Bangladesh. We are not only offering courses of BA (Hons) in English Language, Literature and ELT, it’s our promise to the students as to when they will pass from our university, they will be adequate confident to face the world like a warrior and achieve all the expected goals of their lives. The students of BA(Hons) in English language and literature will learn to use the language in a scholarly and practical way to show their efficiency.

Course Purpose and Goals:

It’s an undeniable fact that the world of today is depending on mostly one language which is English, and if you ask the value of English Literature; it’s huge; most importantly literature will teach you about your surroundings, and also teaches you human psychology to understand people more and more quickly and clearly in every step of your life. So it’s important to learn the language to be enough smart among the others and make yourself an exclusive kind of person with an attractive personality. We are ensuring highly qualified teachers with a disciplined and friendly academic environment to make the students comfortable for manifesting their creativity.  To make our students mentally, ethically, and morally strong, the University of Scholars is offering B.A. (Hons) program in English Language and Literature, Applied Linguistics, and ELT. This course is a full-time day program with 12 regular semesters. Students will have to cope-up with 40 courses, including 5 core courses and 120 credits; a thesis of 4 credits, and viva voce examinations of 3 credits- altogether it requires 127 credits to complete according to UGC approved curriculum during their four years of studies.

Admission requirements for B.A (Hons) in English Program:

  • GPA of at least 2.50 or 2nd Division in both  SSC and HSC or equivalent examinations; or
  • GPA of at least 2.00 either in SSC or HSC examination, but the total GPA in both the examinations combined must be at least 6.00;


  • If the student has English medium background, ‘O ‘ Level with at least 5 subjects and ‘A’ Level with at least 2 subjects. In these two examinations out of 7 subjects, a student must have passed 4 subjects with at least B grade or GPA of 4.00 and in 3 subjects with at least C grade or GPA of 3.5.
  • Students can bear North American High School Diploma or International Baccalaureate, or its equivalent to get admission here.
  • In the case of sons/daughters of Freedom Fighters, a total GPA of at least 5.00 in both SSC and HSC Examinations is required. But the official proof of the Father /Mother as Freedom Fighter has to be submitted.



Admission Procedure to get admitted into B.A (Hons) in English Program:

Interested students are requested to collect the form and prospectus from our admission office/ reception desk. After gathering all the necessary documents, the applicants are welcomed to deposit the admission fees and sign the application form to finish the admission process.

The following documents are needed to get admission:

  • Two passport-sized color photographs (studio lab print with white background for the ID card purpose).
  • Photocopies (one copy each) :
    • Certificates and mark sheets of SSC/O-Level, HSC/A-Level, or other equivalent examinations.
    • SSC/O-Level registration card.
    • Birth certificate of the candidate.
    • National ID card of the candidate.
  • Original certificates, mark sheets/transcripts, SSC/O-Level registration card, and birth certificate /national ID card must be summoned for verification by the officer of the University of Scholars at the time of admission.

Structure of the courses

Course Style

No. of courses

No. of credits

A) Foundation & Supportive courses



B) Core Courses



C) Elective courses for different concentrations



D) Thesis







Semesters & Credits

  Total‌ ‌Year‌‌‌ Total Semester Total Credits
HSC / A Level / Equivalent 04 years 08 127

Tuition Fees

  Regular Fees After 30% Waiver
HSC / A Level / Equivalent 2,38,000 1,68,000

Epilogue for our Future Leaders of University of Scholars:

English Language learning is a kind of degree which will open the path of most of the career option for a learner. If you are thinking of winning the world, then please join with us in this course; and we are promising as if God will by the side of us, we will help you as far as we can to make you able to groom like a Champion to win the world.