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B.A. (Hons) English Program

ICFAI University Tripura offers three years full time BA-English (Hons) Program. A degree in English Honours provides large scope of career options. Beside the teaching field, one can also venture into journalism, writing, editing, Civil Services, MBA etc.


Pass in Class XII (any discipline) with 40% and above marks in English. English medium students preferred.

Duration :

Three Years

Elective Courses:

Economics, Sociology, Education, Political Science: ● Postcolonial Literature ● Postcolonial Theory ● Popular Literature ● New Literature ● Modern English Grammar and Usage ● ELT and Stylistics

Program Structure
  Semester-I Semester-II
  • History of English Literature- I
  • Rhetoric and Prosody
  • Elective 1 (Part-I)
  • Elective 2(Part-I)
  • English Language Skills-I
  • History of English Literature – II
  • History of Indian English Literature
  • Elective 1 (Part-II)
  • Elective 2 (Part-II)
  • English Language Skills-II
  Semester-III Semester-IV
  • 16th and 17th Century Poetry
  • Indian English Drama, Short-stories
  • Elective 1 (Part-III)
  • Elective 2 (Part-III)
  • Foreign Language (French)
  • 16th and 17th century plays:
  • Indian English Novel, Poetry
  • Elective 1 (Part-IV)
  • Elective 2 (Part-IV)
  • Introduction to Computers
  • Environmental Studies
  Semester-V Semester-VI
  • 16th and 17th century Poetry and Prose
  • History of English Language, Phonetics, Linguistics, Critical appreciation
  • 18th and 19th Century Poetry
  • 18th and 19th Century Prose
  • Journalism & Mass Communication
  • 18th Century Drama, Literary terms
  • 19th Century Fiction
  • Late 19th & 20th Century Poetry
  • 20th century Fiction (Short stories)
  • Project

Note: The program structure may change marginally. The specific details will be given in the Student Handbook.


The Admission Modalities are with reference to the campus-based B.A.(Hons.) English program offered by the ICFAI University, Tripura at Agartala. The medium of instruction is English.


Pass in Class XII (any discipline) with 40% marks in English

Final year students in respective qualifying examinations awaiting results can also apply.

Final year students who have not received the original certificates from the Universities/Boards by July 27, 2018 will be admitted provisionally. Their admission will be confirmed subject to their passing the qualifying examination and obtaining minimum required marks mentioned above. The registration of the applicants not meeting the eligibility criteria by September 28, 2018 will be cancelled. In such cases, admission fee will be forfeited and only 50% of the semester fee will be refunded after notifying the cancellation of the seat by the University.

Admission Process

The admission into the Programs is made through Application. Eligible applicants are required to apply for the program using the Application Form. The University will offer provisional admissions subject to the students satisfying all the eligibility criteria. The admission would be confirmed only after all the required proof of eligibility have been produced by the student and verified by the Admissions Office. Due weightage is given to past academic record, academic distinctions, achievements in sports and extra-curricular and co-curricular activities.

Special Reservation

There shall be a special provision for admission of students belonging to the State of Tripura in any course of the ICFAI University, Tripura or in a constituent college, within the State of Tripura, which shall not be less than 25 (twenty-five) per cent of seats in each course/discipline subject to the students meeting the minimum qualifying requirements referred to above.

Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to students belonging to Open Category.

Guidelines to Complete the Application Form

The applicants are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for Admission.

Application Form :
  • Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the form.
  • Fill the Application Form in CAPITAL LETTERS.
  • Provide all available information under appropriate sections.
  • Make sure to sign the Application Form.
  • Retain a photocopy of the completed Application Form.
  • Cost of the Application material is ₹ 500.

Attested Copies of Certificates:

Applicants have to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates

  • Date of Birth Certificate /Class X Certificate
  • Marks sheets of Class XII/ Degree certificate (as may be applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Any other certificates pertaining to academic and other activities

Submission of Application Form :

The completed Application Form for Admissions may be submitted or sent to the University at:

The Admissions Officer, The ICFAI University Tripura,
University Campus, Agartala-Simna Road, P.O.
Kamalghat, Mohanpur, Agartala-799 210, Tripura (West),
Ph : 0381-2865752/62, Fax: 0381-2865754,
Toll-free: 1 800 345 3673
WhatsApp : 91-8415952506
E-mail : admissions@iutripura.edu.in
Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/iutripura


Fee comprises of Admission Fee, Program Fee, Caution Deposit (Refundable) and Hostel fee as per the details mentioned below:

Admission Fee :

All students have to pay an Admission Fee of Rs. 20,000 towards the confirmation of admission.

Program Fee :

Students should pay the fee mentioned in the table below at the beginning of each semester as per the due dates indicated in the Student Handbook. The Ist semester fee for all programs is to be paid on or before August 01, 2018.

Particulars B.A. (Hons) English (3 Years)
Domicile Non Domicile
Fee Per Semester (Rs.) 18,000 20,000
Total Program Fee (Rs.) 1, 08,000 1,20,000

Domicile: Students belonging to the North-East States@;
Non-Domicile: Students from States other than North-East States.
@ (North East States: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura).

Caution Deposit :

All students are required to pay a caution deposit of Rs. 10,000 along with the first semester fee. The caution deposit will be refunded without interest and after adjusting for dues, if any, to the students on completion of the program.

Bus Facility:

Transportation facility is provided from city to campus on payment basis.

Hostel :

Hostel facility is available within the campus. Students will be required to pay the hostel fee as mentioned in the following table:

Hostel Accommodation per semester Rs. 12,000 per semester for 1st year. Subsequent years fee will be communicated before the commencement of the academic year.
Hostel Deposit (refundable)  Rs. 10,000
Mess Charges  Actual cost will be work out in consultation with Mess Committee.

All payments should be made by way of demand draft drawn in favor of “The ICFAI University, Tripura - Fee Collection A/c” payable at Agartala, Tripura.


B.A. (Hons) English Program
Particulars Dates
Last Date for submission of completed application forms July 16, 2018
Admission Test, Interview and Admission Decision July 20, 2018
 Last Date for Payment of Admission Fee  July 27, 2018
 Reporting for submission of certificates and verification by producing originals  August 01, 2018
Registration & Payment of First Semester Fee  August 01, 2018
 Commencement of Preparatory Classes  August 01, 2018
Commencement of Classes August 06, 2018
B.A. (Hons) English Program

ICFAI University Tripura offers three years full time BA-English (Hons) Program. A degree in English Honours provides large scope of career options.


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