Programme Specification
  • Name of the Home BaseCollege:                            Sherubtse College, Kanglung

    Name of the College adopting the programme:    Yonphula Centenary College

    Title of the award:                                                    MA in English

    The duration and mode of study:                           18 months (full-time)

    Award granting body:                                              Royal University of Bhutan

    Date of initial approval:                                            New proposal for validation

    Date of last review:                                                   Not applicable

    The MA in English is an 18-month fulltime programme. All the semesters have 60 credits each and the total number of credits to be completed to be eligible for the award is 180 credits. The programme comprises of intensive study in language and literature modules and a substantive dissertation work based on supervised research. REP503 Proposal Writing and Presentation is offered in second semester to orient students on the fundamentals of research and develop the proposal.

    The modules of the first semester of Year 1 serve as a foundation for more advanced studies in the later semesters, that the modules of the second semester of Year 1 build on knowledge and understanding acquired from the modules in the first semester.

    The first semester of Year 2 provides opportunities for students to engage in more in-depth study of language and literature, as well as opportunities to explore or adopt alternatives ways of looking at literary studies.

    The final semester, students will be engaged in the writing and production of a research based dissertation, as well as explore the world of English theatre by reading about, writing and performing a play.

YCC Graduates


Total Graduates

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    1st Cohort Convocation with His Majesty The King
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    2018 Graduation Day