English Literature and Languages Programs - SRM University-AP


  • To inculcate the zeal and application of interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary studies strengthening the spirit of diversity, universality, and liberalism.


  • Foster knowledge with a love of languages and literature.
  • Set up a congenial collaborative research environment that incorporate(s) multiple points of view pursuing new avenues of inquiry in(to) the ‘Humanities’.
  • Encourage the learners to groom themselves as SMEs in the fields of language and literature with its new creative pedagogical and andragogical methods.

English: A Global Language

Language is the result from evolution of humans for many million years. As vital as mathematics itself, English is a global language and the one who can use it correctly is a powerful speaker, writer and thinker. English studies aim at exactly that – To make you an effective Speaker, Writer and Thinker.

At SRM AP, the English studies is designed to help students increase writing and verbal English skills with regular practice and analysis of effective writing. This course will cover English in social, business, scientific and professional situations as well as public speaking. We will uncover the building blocks of linguistics. We will also examine the ways in which languages are systematically alike and different. Our investigation of English will introduce basic concepts of linguistics and a variety of cross-cultural topics.

English studies in short, aims to sharpen the individual as a person who can effortlessly put the language to good use at great lengths. Perhaps you would like to write a movie, or create the content for a website, or just like to learn to speak and write more clearly to help you find the job of your dreams. All of these options and many more are available through the Department of Literature and Languages at SRM AP. Additionally, students will also pursue Foundation Courses and Minors across other departments within the School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences.

This programme will be one of the best in India and has international faculty with experience in written novels, research grants, and non-fiction content for websites and magazines, including screenplays for Hollywood movies. Rest assured you are in the best possible hands that can mould you into an effective communicator.

The employment opportunities for this discipline are as varied as they can be; starting from Copyrights editor, Quality Analyst, Soft-skills trainer, to Content writers. The possibilities of employment are as high in demand as in any other discipline as the need for communication never runs dry.

Courses Offered

  • B.A. English (Hons.)
  • PhD English