Bachelor of Arts in English (BA in English)

BA in English is a three-year degree program which has been designed to provide the relevant knowledge and skills in the field of English Language & Literature while paving the way for more rigorous post-graduate studies in English/English literature and linguistics at local and international universities. This program aims to provide career opportunities in teaching/lecturing/journalism/publishing, mass media etc.

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Why follow a

BA in English at Saegis?

  • Approved by the Ministry of Higher Education and Cultural Affairs
  • Most Qualified and Experienced lecture panel
  • Professional project guidance provided throughout Industry Expert/ Academics
  • Convenient location with campus environment.
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities
  • Easy payment scheme

Career Opportunities

  • Teaching/Lecturing (both in Sri Lanka and abroad)
  • Speech Therapy
  • Publishing
  • Events Coordination
  • Journalism
  • Civil Service


3 Years


Full Time


March / July



Entry Requirements

Three (03) simple passes (S) in Local A/L in one and the same sitting with English as a subject


Three (03) simple passes (S) in Local A/L in one and the same sitting with a Credit Pass in English Language at the GCE (O’ Level) and a Pass in General English at the GCE (A’ Level)    


Three (03) simple passes (S) in Local A/L in one and same the sitting with a Pass at the Special Entry Test held by the institution.    

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