WELCOME TO ENGLISH DEPARTMENT
The Department aspires to be a leading academic and research institute in the field of English language and literature at the graduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels. By providing a nurturing yet academically challenging environment it envisions developing a community of responsible, empathetic, intellectual, critical and creative individuals and thinkers equipped with an improved awareness and perception of the world around them.
The English Department is dedicated to provide excellence in literary and language studies at the graduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels and aims to help shape individuals into outstanding scholars, teachers, researchers and responsible citizens; to promote and expand productive, innovative and diverse research that generates new literary approaches and contributes to the study of languages and literatures across the world. Our aim is to prepare students with the knowledge of literature, language and culture through a variety of texts and to help them appreciate the power and impact of the study on the global community.
|The Department fosters the following goals:|
|To develop and refine critical thinking and writing skills for analyzing individual texts from different genres.|
|To promote a study and an understanding of societies, cultures, traditions and history through literary texts from across the globe.|
|To train students in critical theory and current literary research methods in order to help them initiate specialized and interdisciplinary research.|
|To enhance the awareness of the English language and its correlation with other cultures and communities.|
INAYAT AFRIDI ACADEMIC CO-ORDINATER
As Leeds College Coordinator it is my distinct pleasure to extend to you especially our first-year students – a very warm welcome. Together with the team at LEEDS I will endeavor to make this year a memorable one for you. From September to final exams, we will offer you a varied programs of academic workshops to support you in your studies, of cultural events to broaden your knowledge, and of social activities to celebrate with new and old friends.
Our mission at LEEDS College is to provide to the student community a vibrant environment in which to thrive academically and in which to participate in college and university affairs to become a fully engaged university student . As we approach the strategic objectives let me extend the whole staff best wishes . The Founders community is there to support you, to guide you, to help you succeed.. Let’s all make 2019-20 an unforgettable one!
Eligibility & Distribution of Seats:
70% of the open merit seats (28) allocated for F.A./A-Level (Humanities Group) candidates.
30% of the open merit seats (12) allocated for F.Sc/A-Level (Science, Commerce Group) or Equivalent candidates.
Admission criteria: Basic
• Candidates who have opted for English literature at F.A level as elective subject will get additional 20 marks.
• For candidates of A-Level who have studied English literature as elective subject: Their marks of English literature will be considered as subject marks. (They will not get additional 20 marks for studying English literature).
• For candidates of A-Level who belong to Science/Commerce group:Their marks of English Language in O-Level will be considered as ‘’subject marks’’, since English Language is not compulsory at A-Level.
Hafiz-e-Quran: 20 Marks
Merit Formula: Basic
Academic Record: 100%
No hostel facilities are available for this program.