DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

“Literature is the most agreeable way of ignoring life.”

:-Fernando Pessoa.

The Department of English was started in the year 2011. Mrs. P.V.JAYALAKSHMI 16 years experienced in college teaching was a head of the department, during that period. The Department of English is enriched with Qualified and Experienced Faculty, keen on imparting education of high standard. Literature can offer a host of career options in today’s world, especially with the explosion of opportunities in communication and media. The focus is on the most important skills such as speaking and writing enabling the students to become successful in their professional career. Teaching strategies like Discussions, Debates, Seminars and Literary contests are employed. The bridge courses and soft skills training programmes have provided the necessary impetus to overcome the language difficulties of students hailing from rural areas. Providing space for optimum growth of latent talents the department continues ‘to strive, to seek, to find and not to yield’.

VISION

To provide incomparable internationally acclaimed teaching for the betterment of the world and to imbibe the necessary personality traits to move towards a sound life with academic and research enrichment.

MISSION

  • • To help the students to learn the language in such a way that they can handle it practically, with ease and enjoyment.
  • • To help the students to gain mastery over the language and its literature so that their learning would be an influence on their personal life and on the subjects of their professional undertakings.
  • • To sensitize the students to the use of language for realizing the finer values of life.
  • • To equip the students with the basic skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing in English.