It is one of the three Departments of the Faculty of Arts in BRUR. It was started in 2008-09 session with a vision to generate competent and skilled general graduate in the field of English. The name of the degree was B. A. (Hons.) The curriculum was designed by the renowned experts of different universities of Bangladesh. The Discipline has been offering B. A. (Hons) in English and M. A. in English.

Aims of the programs:

Undergraduate program: Department of English of BRUR has been conducting undergraduate program, offering BA degree with the aims:

  • To provide profession-based education in English Language and Literature.
  • To produce graduates having advance up-to-date knowledge.
  • To provide knowledge regarding how to do research.
  • To enable the graduates how to deal with public.
  • To enrich common sense of the graduates so that they can analyze and solve the real life

Postgraduate programs: The discipline is offering MA degree with the aims:

  • To provide advance knowledge in English.
  • To provide knowledge for planning individual research;
  • To teach how to prepare a review paper, conduct a seminar.

Message from the Head of the Department

Department of English is one of the earliest departments in Begum Rokeya university, Rangpur. This is the platform, from where the graduates can take various directions in their lives. During their student life these students can make themselves very much skilled and efficient according to the necessities of the present world. The students can be the best people in different places wherever they are going to be involved to serve. Their professional mentality will make them as resource for the human kind. Their education will make not only them but also the nation, a prosperous one. By keeping the positive attitude and self motivation they are going to be the future leaders in a variety of organizations in Bangladesh and abroad.

Asif Al Matin