Career Scope 

If you have the focus on creativity, there is no other better option than a course in English literature. You will explore into the world of literature, right from Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales to Rabindranath Tagore’s ‘Shomapti’. You will strengthen your English communication skills, writing techniques and analysis of literature. Creative skills and an interest in reading all kinds of literature come with the territory. In addition, you will understand historical, political, psychological and spiritual aspects as well.

You can choose from a number of jobs, such as teaching, publishing, writing, advertising, research or translation. Becoming a scriptwriter or author is another possibility. You can become an English teacher, too. Salary will vary according to the place where you join.

Jobs directly related to your degree include:

  • Foreign Affairs
  • University Teacher
  • Primary/ Secondary/Higher Secondary School Teacher
  • English as a Foreign Language Teacher
  • Writer
  • Digital Copywriter
  • Advertising Copywriter
  • Editorial Assistant
  • Magazine Journalist
  • Newspaper Journalist
  • Publishing Copy-Editor/Proofreader
  • Web Content Manager
  • Public Relations Officer
  • Freelancer