About the Department
Welcome to the Department of English Language and Literature at Isra University, Jordan, an integral part of the vibrant Faculty of Arts. Since its establishment in 2002, our department has been a beacon of academic excellence, fostering a rich legacy over the years. It offers a diverse array of courses in Linguistics and Literature, taught by qualified and experienced staff. It provides students with a comprehensive and dynamic educational experience, eventually producing well-educated and qualified individuals who actively engage in making meaningful contributions to society. In the academic year 2018/ 2019, a major and significant addition was made to the department with the opening of the master’s program in English Language and Literature. The program offers a wide range of courses in linguistics, literature, and EFL taught by a group of distinguished associate and full professors. With dozens of graduate students who bring life to the college halls in the evening and on Saturdays, Top of Form
the master's program offers two tracks: the Thesis Track (Dissertation) and the Comprehensive Examination Track which covers the areas of knowledge studied by the student. With a distinguished alumni base comprising (1620) undergraduates and (19) graduates, embodying the values instilled during their time at Isra University, our department takes pride in the accomplishments of those who have passed through its halls, and in our commitment to shaping well-rounded individuals equipped with a deep understanding of Linguistics and Literature.
We are dedicated to nurturing a community of scholars who are passionate about the written and spoken word. Join us on a journey where language, literature, and community converge to create a foundation for knowledge, critical thinking, and community service.