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The Department of English was established in 1944. It is the largest department in the college having 16 members as permanent faculty and 4 members on contractual basis for about 5500 students. The department offers the following courses :

General English is a compulsory subject for all students at the under-graduate level therefore the department has linkages with the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Commerce and BCA (Professional Course). English Literature (Optional Subject). Functional English (Vocational Course as an optional subject for Arts students). Secretarial Training (Vocational Course).

The objectives of these courses are :
To improve the communication skills of students in English so that they have access to curricular and extra-curricular opportunities offered at a global level. To arouse and sharpen their aesthetic sensibility by introducing the students to a wide spectrum of literature in English. To create a general awareness among students of the relevance of humanistic values in the modern world. To adopt methodologies for integration of language and content instruction for the acquisition of English language to comprehend, create, analyze, assess, evaluate knowledge, not ignoring the ethical responsibilities, in order to face and overcome social, cultural and personal challenges. Technology is, and will continue to e a driving force in workplaces, societies and personal lives, therefore we have incorporated informational and communication technologies into the teaching-learning methodologies.

English Language Lab :

The department has a language lab. Its purpose is to improve English language, communication skills and personality of the learners using computer and digital technology.

JAWS for Windows---Screen Reading Software for the visually impaired is one of the unique features of the lab.

Faculty Members

1. Prof. Seema Mir Associate Prof.
2. Prof. Geetanjali Multani Associate Prof.
3. Prof. Samriti Manchanda Associate Prof.
4. Prof. Anju Bala Dogra Associate Prof.
5. Dr. Shalini Sharma Associate Prof.
6. Dr. Sonia Khajuria Associate Prof.
7. Dr. Sandhya Bhardwaj Associate Prof.
8. Prof. Bandana Bakshi Assistant Prof.
9. Prof. Shivani Kotwal Assistant Prof.
10. Prof. Irshad Hussain Assistant Prof.
11. Dr. Shivani Suri Assistant Prof.
12. Dr. Shashi Sharma Assistant Prof.
13. Prof. Anju Bala Lochan Assistant Prof.
14. Prof. Archana Dubey Assistant Prof.
15. Prof. Deepshikha Sharma Assistant Prof.
16. Prof. Sukriti Sharma Assistant Prof.
17. Prof. Lakshmi Sohan Assistant Prof.
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