Awarded college with potential for excellence (CPE) by the UGC

M.Phil (ELT)

Components of the course:

  1.  The degree is awarded by Sardar Patel University. 
  2. The course is designed to develop researchers’ specialized knowledge, skills and understanding in the field of Literature and Language.  

Course Duration:

 M.Phil. (ELT) is a one-year full-time course, run on a self-financed basis.

Special Features of the course:

  1.  Sessions by eminent scholars and experts from various Universities in India and abroad.
  2. Expert supervision from recognized scholars.
  3. Exposure to National and International research activities, like conferences, seminars and workshops.
  4. Significant amount of exposure to multimedia skills and analytical skills.
  5. Two fully-funded research scholarships from Chanderia Foundation (, each covering tuition fees, accommodation charges and required research materials.

Admission Process:

 The Application Process: 

Forms and Prospectus are available in the Library of the Institute between 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. during working days. Please note that filling up the form does not entitle a student to automatic admission. Completed forms may be returned to the library staff.

You may also apply by downloading the form from the following website: The fee may be paid while submitting the form at the Institute.

Admission Requirements: 

The students need to have a B.A. with English as the principal subject for  For M.Phil(ELT) , the students need to have 55% at their M.A. External Examinations.

 Admissions Policy: 

The Institute reserves the right to admit students according to its own criteria. The applicants need to clear the following for getting admission in the courses:

  1. A written admission test
  2. An interview (only if you have cleared the written admission test)

 Advice for Applicants :

  • Please make sure that you appear for the admission test. The Entrance Test for MA [ELT].
  • The test consists of a grammar section, a reading section and a free writing section. You need to answer all the sections.
  • If you clear the written test, you would be asked to attend an interview on the same day of the test
  • You may be asked to do a special course to improve your English if your English is found not up to the standards required for the courses.