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M.Phil Tamil Literature

Master of Philosophy in Tamil Literature

Have you done with your post graduation in Tamil literature? Are you willing to pursue higher studies with same specialization? If yes, then you can enroll yourself for M.Phil in Tamil literature which is an advanced course for those who want to study Tamil literature in detail. You can find the general details below.

Course Name: M.Phil Tamil Literature
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 2 years

Course Detail

Master of Philosophy is usually abbreviated and used as 'M.Phil' which is a research based course. The specialization- 'Tamil literature' is solely deals with literature in Tamil language. Candidates learn about the rich history of Tamil literature which is around two thousand years old. They learn about its evolution and contribution of various people for such a long period. Not only Tamil people have contributed but there are notable contributions from European authors also
Candidates also learn about political and social issues and details of different periods.


Candidates holding a post graduate degree from any of the recognized university with specialization in Tamil literature are eligible for this course. The minimum qualifying marks ranges between 50-55%. There is no age restriction for this course and candidates can pursue the same as per their suitability and interest.

M.Phil Tamil Literature 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


M.Phil Tamil Literature - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering M.Phil Tamil Literature course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
C.M.S. College of Science and CommerceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
CBM College of Arts And ScienceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Chidambaram Pillai College of WomenBharathidasan UniversityTamil Nadu
Dr. S.N.S. Rajalakshmi College of Arts and ScienceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Dr.SNS Rajalakshmi College of Arts & ScienceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Ethiraj College for WomenUniversity of MadrasTamil Nadu
Government Arts College (Autonomous)Bharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Government Arts CollegePeriyar UniversityTamil Nadu
Government Arts College, UdagamandalamBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Government Arts College, UdumalpetBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Government Arts College,UdhagamandalamBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Jairam Arts and Science CollegePeriyar UniversityTamil Nadu
Jamal Mohamed College OF Teacher EducationDr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University Tamil Nadu
K.S.R College of Arts and SciencePeriyar UniversityTamil Nadu
Kanchi Mamunivar Centre for Post-Graduate StudiesPondicherry UniversityPuducherry
Karuppannan Mariappan CollegeBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Kongunadu Arts and Science CollegeBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Lady Doak CollegeTamil Nadu Music and Fine Arts UniversityTamil Nadu
M.V.Muthiah Government Arts College for WomenMother Teresa Women's UniversityTamil Nadu
Madura CollegeMadurai Kamaraj UniversityTamil Nadu
Maharaja Arts and Science CollegeBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Meenakshi College for WomenUniversity of MadrasTamil Nadu
Meenakshi Ramasamy Arts and Science CollegeBharathidasan UniversityTamil Nadu
Nallamuthu Gounder Mahalingam CollegeBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Nirmala College for WomenBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Pachaiyappa''s College for Men, ChennaiUniversity of MadrasTamil Nadu
Park's CollegeBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
PGP College of Arts And SciencePeriyar UniversityTamil Nadu
Presidency CollegeUniversity of MadrasTamil Nadu
R.V.S College of Arts and ScienceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu

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Admission Procedure

For admission, candidates need to submit the filled application form before due date. The form must be enclosed with all other required documents like copy for graduation and post graduation degrees and mark sheets, application fee, experience certificate (if applicable) etc.


The duration for this course is 2 years. Most of the institutes have divided the course in 4 parts/ semesters. Each of these semesters is having 6 months duration and a prescribed syllabus to complete.

Further study options

M.Phil is considered as a research based degree and candidates pursuing this can go further for PhD if their interest persist for the same. During PhD, they study the literature for their references and then they can select any of the available topics to conduct their own research.

Course highlights

Through this course candidates get an opportunity to learn about Tamil literature in much detail. They learn everything including origin, evolution, history, etc. Tamil poetry, dharma, theater, novels, scripts, etc are also part of this course.
Apart from all this, candidates also learn about Tamil authors, their contributions towards Tamil literature advancement, their inspirations and may more.
The last part of course includes a short term project or dissertation. During this, candidates need to learn practical aspects and prepare a thesis mentioning the concluding part.

Job aspects

These candidates have job options in different sectors like Education sector, media, publishing sector, etc. They can work as a teacher, can join publishing firms for content writing and can join tours and traveling firms.
Talented candidates can become an independent writer or poet and can work as a freelance.

M.Phil Tamil Literature Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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