BS English Literature Post ADP

Program Introduction

The BS (Hons) in English Literature program 2024 at UMT equips students with analytical and writing skills which can be applied to many other situations and professions. Students who choose this degree have numerous opportunities to excel in life.  At UMT, the study structure of the program mainly focuses on the distinct literary history of Pakistan and provides students a unique chance to explore wide range of regional literature.

The course of BS (Hons) in English Literature program consists of literature and creative writing. Both these tracks are intertwined and organically linked. The Institute has an excellent reputation for challenging, innovative, forward-thinking teaching and research in literature and creative writing. Faculty members are acclaimed writers and scholars who are also enthusiastic and experienced teachers, and have the ability to convey ideas and explain techniques strongly and clearly. The participants of English Literature are taught about the role of creative writing in literature. Similarly, students of creative writing are introduced about the current literary trends in creative writing.

An open disciplinary spaces have been created through a variety of subject combinations. The combinations of disciplines offered in the beginning of program train students for lifelong effective communication in English. The discipline broadens the vision of students and gives them deep insight into literature.

A UMT BS (Hons) English Literature degree prepares students for English majors and for postgraduate research in language and literature within and outside Pakistan. They also have the option of joining various careers as digital copywriter, editorial assistant, English as a foreign language teacher, lexicographer, magazine journalist, newspaper journalist, publishing copy-editor, secondary school teacher, etc.

Career Prospects

Graduates of this program can expect promising careers in the following roles and fields:

  • Journalist
  • English teacher
  • Freelance writer
  • Editorial assistant
  • Interpreter
  • Librarian
  • Copywriter
  • Social media manager
  • Copy editor
  • Advertising account executive
  • Educational consultant
  • Technical writer
  • Public relations manager
  • Content manager

Program Details

2 years


  • Associate Degree Programs (ADP) in the relevant disciplines with a Minimum 2.00 CGPA
  • No 3rd Division in Academic Career
  • Intermediate with minimum 50% Marks & UMT entrance test.

Fee will be structured on the basis of per credit hour taken by the applicant after admission.

*Note: For Degree completion (The student has to complete a minimum of 130 total credit hours

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