Post Graduate Degree Programmes

[M.A. English (Teaching of English as a Second Language), M.A. in International Relations (IR) & M.A. in Religious Studies’]

The North East Christian University is a liberal arts University and the course content and syllabus are structured to develop Language skills, Academic survival (critical, creative and analytical thinking) skills, Academic Integrity and focus on overall Personality Development.

Admissions will also be open to a two years M.A. English (TESL) degree programme (Teaching of English as a Second Language) , M.A. in International Relations (IR) and M.A. in Religious Studies’.

The Courses will be based on the two Semester per year academic plan.


M.A. English (TESL) degree programme (Teaching of English as a Second Language).

First Semester (20 Credits):

S.No Description Credits
TESL01 Historical Perspectives on Language Learning and Teaching 5
TESL02 Second Language Acquisition and Learning 5
TESL03 Introduction to Sociolinguistics 5
TESL04 Perspectives on Second Language Pedagogy 5

Second Semester (20 Credits):

S.No Description Credits
TESL05 Curriculum/Syllabus and Language Materials Design 5
TESL06 Teaching the Language Skills 5
TESL07 Introduction to Phonetics and Spoken English 5
TESL08 Teaching Reading and Writing 5

Third Semester (20 Credits):

S.No Description Credits
TESL09 Teaching Vocabulary 5
TESL010 Teaching Grammar 5
TESL011  English for Specific Purposes 5
TESL012  Discourse Analysis 5

Fourth Semester (20 Credits):

S.No Description Credits
TESL013 Research Methodology 5
TESL014 Second- language Assessment 5
TESL015 Practice Teaching 5
TESL016 Project /Dissertation 5


Admissions are open to students desiring a Liberal Arts education based on curriculum and structures of International Universities and Institutions. Admissions to the 2019-2020 Sessions starting end July 2019 is open for: 1) Two year Post Graduate degree programme (MA) in English (TESL) – Teaching of English as a Second Language.


  • Candidates should fill in and submit the Application Form according to the Guidelines. (Filled forms can be scanned and mailed to
  • Copies of all supporting documents should be attached.
  • Admissions will be on Merit basis.
  • 25% seat allocation will be for Merit cum means.
  • Upto 10% extra weightage would be given for candidates who have represented their States in different activities ranging from Music to Sports.
  • 5% seats would be reserved for Differently Abled Candidates.

APPLICATION FORM GUIDELINES (Candidates to fill in):

  1. Official names (as per matriculation certificate), Father’s & Mother’s Name, Permanent Address, Present Address for communication, Mobile/Phone number, email address, with passport size photograph.
  2. Academic Qualification Record starting from Matriculation, with all supporting documents (Pass Certificates and Marksheets).
  3. Distinctions/ Awards if any; Sports, Music etc. Attach Certificate, if represented State/Country
  4. Differentially Abled Certificates, if relevant, from recognized authorities.
  5. Mention if belonging to any reserved categories.
  6. Any other information eg., Hobbies, Social activities, if any. Admission for the UG programmes will be for Candidates who have passed their Higher Secondary or equivalent Examinations.
  7. Admission is open to candidates from all disciplines for the PG program, though 10% higher weightage would be given for those having completed BA Honours in English / Linguistics / Education.
    (Weightage % calculations would be on the average overall % marks the candidate has earned: If the candidate has earned 60% in normal merit listing, 10% weightage would be adding another 6%).


MA English (TESL) – Teaching of English as a Second Language


S.N Description Amount (in Rupees)
1 Application fees ₹ 100 (One Hundred) only
2 Identity Card ₹ 200 (Two hundred) only
(Duplicate / Replacement : ₹300)
3 Medical Card and General consultation / Checkup ₹ 300 (Three hundred) per Year
4 Students Welfare Fund ₹ 200 (Two Hundred) per Year
5 Examination Fee Per Semester PG ₹ 800 (Eight Hundred)
Per Semester
6 (i) Tuition Fees: 

(ii) Internship at student’s cost.

₹ 35,000 (Thirty Five Thousand Only)
Per Semester————————————-


  • The University would strive to build all round knowledge skill as a liberal arts University, with stress on upright living and integrity, critical analytical thinking skills and respect for one another.
  • The Dress Code of the University would be a white colored top/ shirt/ T-Shirt/ blouse, etc.
    • One would be free to wear skirts, pants, wrap around in any color of one’s choice.
    • During cold weather, black colored sweaters / jackets, etc can be worn over the white tops.
  • Number of seats will be limited to 25 (twenty five) per class for UG & PG programme.


North East Christian University (NECU),
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