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DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

SELF SUPPORTING

COURSES OFFERED

UG COURSES

PG COURSES

B.A English

B.A English and Communication Skills

M.A English

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U.G. English

U.G. English & CS

P.G. English

Sanctioned Strength UG

B.A English : 70

B.A English and Communication Skills: 70


Eligibility Criteria
B.A English : Candidates who have passed in +2 Board exams from all disciplines with a good foundation in English Language and Communication.

B.A English and Communication Skills:

Candidates who have passed in +2 Board exams from all disciplines with a good foundation in English Language and Communication.

PLACEMENT ACTIVITIES

S.No.

year

Number of students Registered

Number of students selected

2014-2015

23

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9

2015-2016

24

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13

2016-2107

59

10

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2017-2018

10

5

2018-2019

6

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1

2019-2020

13

1

STUDENT ACHEIVEMENTS

SPORTS ACHIEVEMENT

ACHIEVEMENTS

S.NO. NAME YEAR& EVENTS BATCH

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PLACE

ORGANIZATION/ INSTITUTION

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National Level/International Level/State Level

1 Steffi Sylvia. S 2014-2015 Cricketer

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II

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University of Madras

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State Level

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2 Ranjitha R 2014-2015 Football

II

Nationals in Orissa University of Madras

Nationals

3 Gayathri R 2014-2015 Football

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II

Nationals in Orissa University of Madras

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Nationals

Abha
4 Mozinder 2014-2015 Tennis

Boruah

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I

AITA Championship (Guwahati)

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Nationals

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Abha
5 Mozinder 2015-2016 Tennis

Boruah

I

University of Madras

University of Madras B Zone

Steffi Sylvia. S
6 Keerthana 2015-2016 Cricketer

Vijaya Malini

Runners up

University of Madras

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National Level

7

AISHWARYA PRATHINA.T

2016-2017

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Throw ball

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Winners

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National Level

8

Archana K K

2017-2018

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Silambam

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Winners

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National Silambam Championship

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9

Nivetha R.S

2017-2018

Yoga

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two gold and one silver medal

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Tamil Nadu Yogasana Championship

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10

Siona Mariya Jeren. J

2018-2019

Basketball

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Winners

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IIT Madras

Tournament

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FACULTY PROFILE

K.Yeshoda

Qualification:M.A., M.PHIL, (NET)

Designation :Associate Professor & Head Of The Department

Years Of Experience :UG : 22 Years

Area Of Specialization : British Literature.

Email ID:[email protected]

Dr. S.S.Pankajam

Qualification:M.A., M.PHIL, Ph.D.

Designation :Assistant Professor

Years Of Experience :UG : 19 Years

Area Of Specialization : British Literature, American Literature And Indian Literature.

Email ID:[email protected]

Elizabeth Thomas

Qualification: M.A., M.PHIL (SLET)

Designation :Associate Professor

Years Of Experience :UG : 19 Years

Area Of Specialization : Afro-American Literature.

Email ID:[email protected]

B.Chitra,

Qualification: M.A., M.PHIL, (SLET)

Designation :Associate Professor

Years Of Experience :UG : 14 Years

Area Of Specialization : British Literature.

Email ID:[email protected]

Vidya.S

Qualification:M.A., M.PHIL, (SLET)

Designation :Assistant Professor

Years Of Experience :UG : 13 Years

Area Of Specialization :African Literature.

Email ID:[email protected]

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

Papers presented by the Faculties at the National level / International level

S.NO

NAME

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TOPIC

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SEMINAR /CONFERENCE

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INSTITUTION

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1

Aazhi Arasi A

The Politics of (Mis)Representation of Trans women in Super Deluxe(2019)

(Re)Negotiating the Spectacle: Gender, Body and Discourse in Films

2

Abinaya.B

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Making Strides and Gaining Ground : A Study to Examine the Increasing Role of Women in Migration

Gendering Literature and Culture : Australia and the Asia-Pacific Countries.

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3

Ms. Nazeema Begum

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James Alan McPherson, Transcends the Boundaries of Race: A Study

Reminiscence of Revolutionary reality of African literature

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ABOUT US

The Department of English was established in the year 1981. From teaching Foundation English course, the Department has grown into offering two full-fledged undergraduate programmes, namely

BA English
BA English Literature and Communication
BA ENGLISH
Introduced in 1986, BA English programme aims to enable students to critically engage with diverse literatures in English across the world in social, cultural, political and historical contexts.

BA ENGLISH LITERATURE AND COMMUNICATION
BA English Literature and Communication programme, (known as BA English and Communication Skills from the academic year 2005- 2006 to 2017- 2018) provides the students with a strong literature content and an equivalent content of communication – based courses. The programme trains students to.

Apply critical and theoretical approaches to the analysis of literary texts in various genres and traditions.
Synthesise language aesthetics and mechanics with various communication strategies for competency in professional and social discourses.
The pedagogic practices of the Department, besides imparting domain- knowledge and skills, seek to promote interpersonal skills and team spirit among students.

With a view to strengthening the language and communicative competencies of students across disciplines, the Department offers them the following value- added courses:

English for Competitive Examinations
Public Speaking and Presentation Skills
The Department provides a platform for the myriad talents of the students of the College and from other institutions by organizing several literary competitions at inter – class, inter-departmental and inter-collegiate levels every year. The students of the Department of English bring out an annual in-house journal named ‘Scrambler”, which showcases the creative skills of the students across departments.

Ever inspired by our revered Founder’s vision, the faculty members of the Department of English are dedicated to moulding the students into confident, knowledgeable, skilled, career -ready, value – guided and socially conscious citizens contributing to the progress of our Nation and the wider humanity.

Department Email ID:[email protected]

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