Department Profile

With more than sixty six years of impressive performance, the Department of English, established in 1951, strives to provide an excellent academic environment to all students of this institution. The Department of English is widely recognised for its distinctive stamp of quality that has resulted from the invaluable services of the eminent faculty who helped in nurturing, inspiring and grooming responsible citizens for the future. The programmes offered by the Department are widely sought after resulting in the opening up of undergraduate programme in English in the Self-Financing stream. The Department was elevated to a research centre in the year 2006 and is currently known as the "Post-Graduate and Research Department of English". 

Major Milestones

1951: Department of English established
1963: Under Graduate courses in English
1965: Post-Graduate courses in English
1999: Language Laboratory established
2006: Research Centre recognition


The Post-Graduate and Research Department of English has a sanctioned teaching post of fifteen. Currently there are thirteen permanent teachers and three guest lecturers - six Associate Professors, seven Assistant Professors and three Guest Lecturers.

Faculty of the Department


With the traditional Wisdom of Yesterday
Using the Innovative Technology of Today
We aim to equip our students to face the Challenges of Tomorrow