The Department of English, as one of the founding departments of the University, has been functioning since 1984. The Department emphasizes through its curriculum and other activities, its firm belief in quality enhancement, academic excellence, social concern and character formation. Ensuring a smooth and easy transition for the higher secondary students into the University programmes is the prime focus of the Department. The Department conducts diagnostic tests in English at the start of the year to identify the English proficiency of the learners and to offer the right kind of course to them.
Focus is provided on the necessary general and technical communication skills required to engineering graduates, who aim to be placed in high profile IT and Core companies in India and abroad. The Department has been robustly involving in the curricular design, which has always been relevant and student-centred. These improvements have augmented well-defined English language proficiency of students through planned classroom practices. Intending to improve employability and entrepreneurship, it believes in instilling good value system in students with strong human values and discerning social awareness.
The Department also designs and offers Basic English Courses to various disciplines including science and commerce. Through the Four-year Integrated B.A. B.Ed. (English) programme offered by the School of Education, we impart an appreciation of aesthetics in Literature by creating aparticipative, literary ambience for the students.
Creating a knowledge community with excellent communicative competence and discerning social awareness with strong human values is envisaged by the various Departmental activities. It is continuously moving ahead towards its vision, mission and objectives to inculcate these skills in the students which would motivate them to become effective communicators.