Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in English with International Relations

Study Discipline: Arts & Humanities
Study Programme Details
City: Msida
Country: Malta
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a captivating journey through the realms of literature and language with our Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in English with International Relations program. Delve into the rich tapestry of literary history, from the ancient epics of Greece to the vibrant narratives of contemporary life. Explore diverse writing styles and immerse yourself in the complex theories and critical approaches that shape our understanding of literature. Our comprehensive curriculum covers canonical and non-canonical writers, both British and international, broadening your literary and linguistic horizons.

In your final year, seize the opportunity to conduct research with a dissertation on a topic of your choice, showcasing your newfound expertise. Additionally, embrace multiculturalism through our Erasmus+ mobility program, enriching your academic journey with diverse perspectives and experiences.


Upon completing this transformative program, you’ll emerge equipped with the skills and knowledge to:

  • Conduct rigorous literary and linguistic research across various forms of literature.
  • Engage in critical discourse within interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary contexts.
  • Gain proficiency in the works of influential theorists and writers, enriching your analytical prowess.
  • Perform close readings of texts to uncover nuanced insights and interpretations.
  • Explore literature from Western, European, and non-European perspectives, fostering a global understanding of cultural and historical contexts.
  • Develop a profound appreciation for the intersections of history, culture, politics, and human nature as depicted in literary works.

Admission Requirements

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  • Year 1: Introduction to Literary Criticism, Shakespearean Drama, Genre Studies, Language Syntax and Phonetics, Romantic Poetry, English Fiction of the Nineteenth Century
  • Year 2: Theories of Literature, Modern Novels, Elective Courses in Literature and Linguistics
  • Year 3: Contemporary Fiction, Dissertation, Elective Courses in Literature and Linguistics

Non EU Applicants:

Fee per academic year: Eur 8,500

Local/EU/EEA Applicants:

No fees apply

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates have embarked on diverse career paths, from flourishing as acclaimed authors and editors to excelling in communication roles across various industries. They leverage their expertise in literature and language to navigate complex narratives, shape compelling stories, and engage audiences worldwide. With a solid foundation in critical thinking and interdisciplinary analysis, our alumni are poised to thrive in dynamic professional landscapes.

Visa Requirements:

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