Achieving leadership and excellence in the field of English language and literature locally and regionally.
The BA program of English Language and Literature seeks to provide its undergraduate and graduate students with well-rounded quality education and rigorous training in the English language, the literature of the English-speaking world, theoretical and applied linguistics. It also aims at developing the students’ English language, thinking, and research skills. Through the unique combination of breadth and depth, theory and practice, knowledge and skills, the BA program endeavors to prepare its students to achieve language proficiency, succeed academically and professionally, thrive intellectually, and meet the requirements of the job market. The BA program also emphasizes scholarly research and community outreach and service and promotes intercultural understanding and exchange.
1. Prepare competent graduates who are empowered with technical, social, and professional capabilities enabling them to work in competitive global environment in the fields of English language teaching and learning, linguistics, and literary cultural studies.
2. Prepare graduates to create partnership with the public and private sectors through conducting studies and offering consultations in the fields of English language teaching and learning, linguistics, and literary cultural studies.
3. Develop a competent support to the program to keep pace with changing environment.