Post Graduate Degree Programmes

[English (TESL), Political Science & International Relations]

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

Admissions are open for two years Post Graduate M.A. programme in the subject areas of:

  • English (TESL)
  • Political Science
  • International Relations

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


North East Christian University (NECU),
Burma Camp East Block,

Contact No. 03862-295300 / +91 – 69096 39304

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Year – I

Semester – I :

Course Code Course Title Credits
TESL111 Phonetics and Spoken English 4
TESL112 Historical Perspectives on Language Learning and Teaching 4
TESL113 Teaching Listening and Speaking 4
TESL114 Teaching Reading and Writing 4
Dissertation 4
Total 20

Semester – II :

Course Code Course Title Credits
TESL121 Teaching Vocabulary 4
TESL122 Teaching Grammar 4
TESL123 Curriculum/Syllabus and Material Development in Language Teaching 4
TESL124 Second Language Acquisition and Learning 4
Dissertation 4
Total 20

Dissertation Commences

Year – II

Semester – III :

Course Code Course Title Credits
TESL 231 Language and Society 4
TESL 232 Research Methodology 4
TESL 233 Perspectives on Second Language Pedagogy 4
TESL 234 English for Specific Purposes 4
Dissertation 4
Total 20

Semester – IV :

Course Code Course Title Credits
TESL 242 Language Testing and Evaluation 4
TESL 243 Discourse Analysis 4
TESL 244 Practice Teaching 4
Dissertation 4
Total 20


Total No. of Credits : 80

Note: Open to review and minor changes, as per norms.


Admissions are open to students desiring a Liberal Arts education based on curriculum and structures of International Universities and Institutions. Admissions to the 2020-2021 Sessions starting end July 2020 is open for: Two year Post Graduate degree programme (MA) in English (TESL) – Teaching of English as a Second Language, Political Science and International Relations.


  • 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 UG disciplines for enrollment in the PG program, though 10% higher weightage would be given for those having completed BA Honours in English / Linguistics / Education for those opting for the MA TESL program.
    (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%).



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:  ₹ 35,000 (Thirty Five Thousand Only) Per Semester
(ii) Internship at student’s cost.
Total program cost for PG Programme (All Streams) ₹1,44,500


  • 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.