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Department of English

Department of English

The Department of English Studies in consonance with its mission statement is committed to promoting an intellectual climate through artistic creation, critical mediation and innovative ideation. The Department inculcates critical reading of the self and the society among the students with the aim of moulding them into responsible and socially sensitive citizens. The Department facilitates their holistic development by building emotional, academic, social, professional and global competencies. Offers programme in BA, MA and M.Phil. in English.

Courses

B. A. English Literature

Eligibility: A Pass in Higher Secondary Examination

M. A. English Literature

Eligibility: As per Bharathiar University norms

M. Phil. English

Eligibility: As per Bharathiar University norms

Extra Curriculum Activities

Apart from planned and time-bound course knowledge, we inculcate in our standard curriculum the following programmes;

  • YOGA FOR YOUTH EMPOWERMENT as Value Added Programme
  • COMMUNICATIVE ENGLISH as Modular paper

Unique Features

ATHENA

The Department circulating Library named ATHENA. It has more than 2000 books including popular fiction, classics, biographies and inspirational books. In addition, the library has 500 World Classics in digital form. The library is intended to spread the habit of reading in the institution.

Literary Association – MINERVA

Various competitions are organised by the students for the students every year.

Debating & Oratorical Club – CICERO

Debates are conducted every fortnight with cash prizes.

BEC Programme [Cambridge University]

Business English Certificate is a programme conducted by the British Council. The Council and the Department of English prepare the students for the Cambridge University Certification programme known as BEC. Students are given training for three levels of BEC Preliminary, Vantage and Higher. BEC has lifetime validity and it is universally recognized as the benchmark of efficiency in communication. It is also recognized as an essential qualification by more than 150 multinationals and business houses in India and abroad.

CALT (English Language Laboratory)

The Department has a CALT (Computer Aided Language Teaching) programme. All first year students (Part II – Language) get an hour per week in the language laboratory as a part of their curricular training. There is no prescribed time limit for any user. The self learning programmes in the language laboratory and a multimedia teaching strategy improve the linguistic competency of the slow learners.

Career Opportunities

  • English Language Trainer
  • Teaching at Schools & Colleges
  • Content Writer
  • Career in Electronic & Print Media
  • IT & Service Sectors
  • Soft Skill Trainers
  • Blog Editors & Freelancing
  • Travel & Tourism sectors

Faculty Profile

Ms.B.DEVARANI

Department : ENGLISH
Qualification : M.A., M.Phil., (PhD), TESOL

Head of the Department

Ms.B. Devarani is an Assistant Professor and Head of the Department. She is a TESOL (American TESOL Institute – ATI) certified language Trainer and BEC (Business English Certificate) trained Trainer. She obtained M.A. and M.Phil. in English Literature from PSGR Krishnamal College for Women, Coimbatore. She has a rich teaching experience of 20 years. She is a recognised M.Phil. Guide and has produced 9 M.Phil. Scholars till date. Her areas of specialization are ELT, Gender studies and Indian Literature.

email           : bdevarani13@gmail.com
Contact no.: 8072428076
Experience : 20 years

Mr.S.JAFFER BASHA

Department :  ENGLISH
Qualification : M.A., M.Phil., (PhD)
email : globalhome.123@gmail.com
Contact no.: 8072429371
Experience : 12 years

Mr.K.Bhojarajan

Department :  ENGLISH
Qualification : M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., (PhD)
email : bhojarajajjur@gmail.com
Contact no.: 8072428076
Experience : 9 years

Ms.D.REVATHY

Department :  ENGLISH
Qualification : M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., (PhD)
email : revathyrrs@gmail.com
Contact no.: 8072429371
Experience : 17 years

Ms.D.MANJU

Department :  ENGLISH
Qualification : M.A., M.Phil.
email : saimanjudharma@gmail.com
Contact no.: 8072428076
Experience : 11 years

Ms.S.GEETHA

Department :  ENGLISH
Qualification : M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., (PhD)
email : geetha12priya@gmail.com
Contact no.: 8072429371
Experience : 11 years

Mr.SENTHIL KUMAR.R

Department :  ENGLISH
Qualification : M.A., M.Phil.
email : vanisen@gmail.com
Contact no.: 8072428076
Experience : 12 years

Ms.R.G.PRIYADHARSHINI

Department :  ENGLISH
Qualification : M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil.
email : priyasameehaa@gmail.com
Contact no.: 8072429371

Activities

FLORA

It is the mini magazine edited and published by the students of the Department.

IELTS

The Free guidance for IELTS, TOFEL, & ESOL – An internationally recognized benchmark for corporate placement of Cambridge.

NIB – Manuscript Magazine

NIB is the manuscript magazine of the Department. It was inaugurated in 2009 by the famous novelist and Jnanapeeth Award winner Sri. M. T. Vasudevan Nair. It gives an opportunity for creative expression.

Film Society – MAGNIFICIO

The Department has a Film Society called MAGNIFICIO. The society conducts regular film shows for its members. It also trains them to make short campus films. Workshops on film making are conducted every year. Experts in the field of Film Studies are invited to give lectures and conduct seminars. The Department plans to develop the society into CMS Centre for Film Studies.

Placements Cell

Placement has been functioning in our college since 2000. The Cell interacts with reputed organizations and arranges campus interviews for the placement of final year’s students.

Prominent Recruiters: Infosys, Digital Nirvana, South Indian Bank, Cognizant, Byjus etc.

Majority of our students opt for higher studies like MA, MBA, Mass Communication, Law, etc.

Alumni with Testimonial