BS English


At the Best University in Multan, BS in English is a 04-year program specifically designed to up-skill the students who harbor a passion for English Language, Literature, and Linguistics. The program follows the mission to encourage the learners to read and analyze a wide range of creative and critical texts critically, with the aim to orient them to various traditions of writing/speaking in English. Being highly interdisciplinary in nature, the program enables students to connect their knowledge of the English language, literature, and linguistics with several areas of social sciences such as philosophy, psychology, globalization, sociology, etc. The BS English program allows the students a considerable degree of choice, both in pursuing their area of interest and in selecting a topic of their curiosity for writing their dissertations in the final semesters. Thus, the intensive and extensive focused learning and practice that the students experience during their four-year stay at the department fully concoct them for pursuing advanced studies and an array of professions and career opportunities.

Eligibility Criteria

Intermediate or equivalent with at least 2nd division

Career Prospects

  • Editing Opportunities
  • Teaching
  • Newspaper reporting
  • Content Creators social media
  • Writers in various research firms.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

To enable students to learn and utilize the English language and Literature.

To equip students with cognitive abilities to excel well on the job and in dynamic situations

To provide students with all the facilities and a conducive environment in order to facilitate the best learning experiences.

To enable students to critically analyze literature as well as cultural texts in terms of analysis and performing research from different historical phases and types.

To enable students to conduct pure and hybrid qualitative and quantitative research in the fields of Literature and Linguistics.

Programs Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

The students would have profound knowledge of the techniques of textual analysis.

The students would be competent to adequately express themselves by oral and written communication.

The students would have profound knowledge of the key concepts in English Language and Literature.

The students would be able to critically explore major schools of literary criticism and theory.

The graduates would be able to conduct both qualitative and quantitative research in the fields of English Literature and Linguistics.

The students would be able to get admission to research programs in English Language and Literature.

The students would be equipped with professional skills in teaching, research, and managerial positions.

Scheme of Study BS English Program

Total Credit Hours = 136

Study Skills
Pakistan Studies
English I: Reading and Writing Skills
Introduction to Geography
Introduction to Language Studies
Islamic Studies
Elementary Mathematics & Stats
English II: Composition Writing
Introduction to Phonetics & Phonology
Introduction to Philosophy
Literary Forms and Movements
Introduction to Information & Computer Technology Skills
Islamic History & Culture
English and Presentation Skills
Short Fictional Narratives
Global Poetry
Introduction to Morphology
Human Rights & Citizenship
English IV: Academic Reading & Writing
Classical Poetry
Classical and Renaissance Drama
Rise of the Novel (18th to 19th century)
Introduction To International Relations
Postcolonial Literature
Foundations of Literary Theory & Criticism
Romantic and Victorian Poetry
Popular Fiction
Modern Poetry
Modern Drama
Grammar & Syntax
Discourse Studies
Modern Novel
Creative Nonfiction
Research Methods and Term Paper Writing
Introduction to Applied Linguistics
Literary Theory and Practice
Pakistani Literature in English
Introduction to Stylistics
Introduction to Women’s Writing
American Literature
Introduction to Translation Studies
World Englishes
Elective Courses (English Literature)
African Literature
Postmodern Fiction
Islam and Western Literature
Postcolonial Women’s Writing
Pakistani Folk Literature
Elective Courses (English Language/Linguistics)
Emerging Trends in Sociolinguistics
Introduction to Critical Pedagogy
Introduction to Computational Linguistics
Pakistani English
Second language acquisition
Introduction to Syntax
Clinical Linguistics
Language Testing and Assessment
Introduction to Forensic Linguistics
Language and education
Language and gender
Corpus linguistics