Department of English

Department of English

This department was established in the year 2009. Department offers English to all the UG Courses as Part I, M.Phil/Ph.D from the year 2013.

  1. To enable the learners to communicate in English effectively and appropriately in real life situation.
  2. To help them use English effectively for academic and career purpose across the curriculum.
  3. To motivate interest in understanding and appreciating English Literature
  4. To encourage students to hone their four language skills i.e Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing.
  5. To inspire the students to undertake the research activities in English literary text.
  6. To enable the students to acquire women empowerment through proficiency of English.
  1. To empower the students of literature by stimulating and developing their imagination and critical thinking through teaching and research.
  2. To transform the students into morally and ethically responsible citizens of the society.
Under Graduate Programme
  1. To train the students in developing communication skills in English.
  2. To strengthen their ability to understand all forms of English literature.
Post Graduate Programme
  1. To enable students to develop a holistic understanding of literary text of English.
  2. To introduce students the tools of research and broaden their critical thinking.
  3. To equip them for further research activities and career opportunities.
Research Programme
  1. To enable scholars to pursue advanced research techniques in English studies.
  2. To sharpen their critical abilities to interpret and evaluate literary theories.
Under Graduate:

A pass in the Higher Secondary Examination of Tamil Nadu Higher Secondary Board or some other Board accepted by the Syndicate as equivalent thereto.

Post Graduate:

A candidate who has passed B.A. English or any other Bachelor degree examination of this university or any university recognized by the syndicated as equivalent thereto shall be permitted to appear and qualify for M.A. English (2 years course) will be given to students of B.A. English. Students from other Bachelor’s degree must possess a minimum of 50% in part II English. Candidate shall be required to have obtained a minimum of 40% in UG degree course

  1. Dr.N.Venkatasubbu, M.A.,M.Ed.,M.Phil.,Ph.D., Head of the Department
  2. Mr.R.Senthamaraikannan, M.A.,B.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  3. Mr.S.Kaliyappan, M.A.,B.Ed.,M.Phil.,SET., Assistant Professor
  4. Mr.M.Saminathan, M.A.,M.A.,(His)B.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  5. Mrs.M.Poovizhi, M.A.,B.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  6. Mr.A.Gnanasekar, M.A.,B.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  7. Mr.M.S.Vijayakumar, M.A.,M.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  8. Mr.M.Nelson Don, M.A.,M.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  9. Mr.M.Srinivasan, M.A.,M.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  10. Mr.K.Chinnasamy, M.A.,B.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  11. Mr.S.Sivasankar, M.A.,B.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  12. Mr.K.Mahaboob Badsha, M.A.,M.A.,(Jour).,M.Phil.,PGCTE., Assistant Professor
  13. Mr.M.Selvaraj, M.A.,B.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  14. Mrs.P.Radha, M.A.,M.Ed., Assistant Professor
  15. Mrs.K.Dhanalakshmi, M.A.,B.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  16. Ms.R.Nandhini, M.A.,B.Ed., Assistant Professor
  17. Mr.S.Sanjeevan, M.A.,B.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  18. Mr.P.Gnanavel, M.A.,B.Ed.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  19. Mrs.D.Thiripurasundari, M.A., Assistant Professor
  20. Ms.M.Anjali, M.A.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  21. Ms.S.Aarthi, M.A., Assistant Professor
  22. Mrs.M.Reavathi, M.A,B.Ed., Assistant Professor
  23. Mr.N.Nartheegan, M.A,B.Ed., Assistant Professor
  24. Mrs.M.Shanmugapriya, M.A,B.Ed., Assistant Professor
  25. Ms.S.Grace Juliet, M.A.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
  • UG Intake                            120

  • PG Intake                              36

  • M.Phil Intake                         15

  • Ph.D. Intake                            8


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Gold Medals: 3 nos
Rank Holders: 15 nos