Master of Bangla

The MA in Bangla programme focuses on Bangla language and Literature. The curriculum is designed to enhance students’ knowledge and understanding about Bangla literature from ancient to modern periods. Students will study Bangla linguistics and phonetics, Bengali life and culture, and literary works of major writers.

The MA programme is offered in 1 year or 2 year track. Students with background in Bangla in the Bachelor (Hons) level are placed in the 1 year track and students with background in other disciplines (including degree pass course) are placed in 2 year track.


Students in the 2 year track MA in Bangla programme will study the following modules in the 1st year:

  • Bangladesher Itihash
  • Bangla Sahitter Itihash
  • Adi-O-Adi Moddayjuger Bangla Sahittya.
  • Moddyajuger Bangla Sahittya-1
  • Moddyajuger Bangla Sahittya-2
  • Adhunic Bangla Mohakabbya
  • Adhunic Bangla Kobita
  • Adhunic Bangla Kathasahittya
  • Adhunic Bangla Natok
  • Vasatatto-O-Dhanitatto

The following modules are studied in the 1 year track programme. Students in the 2 year track programme will also study the following modules in the 2nd year of the programme:

  • Bangla Kabita-1
  • Bangla Goddya-1
  • Bangla Uponnash-1
  • Bangla Chotogolpo-1
  • Bangla Natok
  • Rabindronath Tagore
  • Kazi Nazrul Islam-O-Jasim Uddin
  • Bangladesher Sahittya (1947-)
  • Bangla Kabita-2
  • Bangla Kabita-3

Career Options

  • BCS Cadre
  • Bangla Teacher
  • Reporter/Journalist
  • Corporate and Banking Professional
  • Writer
  • Researcher
  • Public Service