English

PG & RESEARCH DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

 

VISION

The Department of English thrives for a learning culture and tries to achieve excellence in quality teaching, learning and research to fulfill its cherished goal.

MISSION

Effective teaching to impart the literary concepts among the students.

Enhancing the Standard of the courses through effective and innovative teaching methodology.

Practical application of  literary works of great Authors through visual media.

HIGHLIGHTS

Bridge course for the freshers.

Adding new books to the library.

Encouraging students to participate in several competitions.

Holding periodical tests on Saturdays followed by Remedial Teaching.

Teachers participation in Orientation Programmes conducted by University.

Arranging Poetry & Drama Competitions .

Seminar  Programmes for I, II & III year students.

Audio-visual Screening Bernard Shaw/Shakespearean Plays.

Guest Lecture for the benefit of both staff & students.

Organizing Seminars in the college.

Bringing out News Letters of the Department for internal circulation.

Utilizing Language Lab ( Orell  Software Technology Empowered)

INCEPTION

The college was unveiled by the then President of India, Sri Shankar Dayal Sharma in the year 1996. Our Holiness, Srimad Andavan Swamigal is the founder of the institution. The Dept. of English was started in the same year to teach Part II English for all UG students. It has been offering BA and MA English Literature since 2009 and 2012 respectively. It was exalted to the status of the Centre for Research in 2012. M.Phil., programme was introduced in 2015. There are recognized Research Advisors of Bharathidasan University to guide M.Phil and Ph.D scholars in English, besides ten faculty members  are pursuing their research in the college. Every year, the Department organises various literary programmes such as Drama Festival, Poetry-Recital Competition, Seminars, Conferences, Workshops and Guest Lectures for students and teachers under the auspices of Pegasus Literary Association of the Department. Members of the faculty have  publications to their credit.

  • Year of establishment of BA. English - 2009
  • MA. English – 2012
  • Centre for Research (Ph.D) – 2012
  • M. Phil in English – 2015

OPPORTUNITIES

Universities, Colleges and Other Educational institutions.

Tourism Department, Hotels.

IT industry -BPO, Call centers

Editors in e-Publishing, Journals, Magazines & Media



PROGRAMMES OFFERED

UG PROGRAMS

  • Bachelor of English Litrature

M.PHIL PROGRAMS

  • M. Phil. - English

PG PROGRAMS

  • Master of English Litrature

PH.D. PROGRAMS

  • Ph.D. - English

PROJECTS

Minor Projects completed

Title of the Project

“Plight of women” : A study of the Poems of  Kamala Das.

Name of Investigator

Mr..R .Krishnan  Assistant Professor.

Funding Agency

UGC, Govt of India, New Delhi .

Amount Sanctioned(in lakhs)

1.5

Year

2014-2016


Title of the Project

“American Dream' in 20th century America Drama”.

Name of  Investigator

Dr..M..Jayachandran  Assistant Professor.

Funding Agency

UGC, Govt of India, New Delhi .

Amount sanctioned(in lakhs)

1.5

Year

2014-2016

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • V. Latha -MA English (2012-14) - VIIIth Rank
  • M. Sathya – MA English (2013-15) - Xth Rank
  • M.Jeyabharathi – MA English (2013-15) - Vth Rank
  • S. Srinidhi – BA English (2012-15) - Vth Rank
  • S. Sangeetha -BA English (2012-15) - XIth Rank
  • M. Yamuna – BA English(2012-15) - XIXth Rank
  • Mr. P. Vijay of II MA made a Record (6 mins, 111 voices) in Mimicry at SAASC, Feb.2016 and it was included in the Jetlie Book of World Records.

 EVENTS

  • GUEST LECTURES -7
  • INTER-DEPARTMENTAL ACTIVITIES such as guest lectures, workshops etc.,
  • INDUSTRIAL VISIT
  • POETRY RECITAL- COMPETITION
  • DRAMA FESTIVAL
  • INTER-COLLEGIATE SEMINAR
  • WORKSHOP
  • STATE/NATIONAL SEMINAR