- Brief History of the Department Of English -
Department of English established in June 1994(100% grantable in 1999).
B.A. Part I 1994
B.A.Part II 1995
B.A.Part III 1996
The courses of B.A. I & II and III became grantable in 1999. Department has Two full-time sanctioned post. Department started functioning with some students but later on the strength of students increased. It progressed rapidly with increases in student number as well as faculty strength. At present, the department of Political Science has 06 students for T.Y B.A But it was introduced as a special subject in 1994.
Highlights/ Features of the Department:
The department has One Short-term course “Spoken English” since 2010 to 2018, in terms of Resources and infra-structure too, the Department has shared common LCD projector. The department has a good collection of books in the central library it also has a fair number of quality CDs and DVDs related to literature that enables us to arrange screenings for students from time to time. The Department of English provides a platform to the students for extra and co-curricular Activities such as Seminars, Group discussions, Tours, cultural programs every year. The students write about literature and other current issues which are included in Rayat Ganga magazine. Majority of the past students have occupied important positions in self-employment. The department and faculty of Arts jointly organized a National Level Conference in 2017-18 on Interdisciplinary subjects. The Department has organized various activities for students such as Departmental Seminars and Group Discussions. The students of the Department participate in Sansatha level Research Avishkar Competition. The faculty members are actively involved in various research projects at UGC and University level. All these developments clearly speak about the bright future of the Department.
Courses offered by the Department-
1. Communication Skills in English
2. Introduction to Literature
3. Indian English Literature
4. American English Literature
5. 16th to 18th Century English Literature
6. Literary Criticism
7. Grammar & Art of Writing
8. Business Communication in English
9. Foundation Course
Short Term Course –Spoken English Course.