Approved by Govt of Tamil Nadu (G.O. NO. 72)
Affiliated to Periyar University
Rasipuram, Namakkal

Department of English (B.A English)

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The program aims to introduce a wide range of Literatures in English. At a primary level, this program aims to offer opportunity to the students to read and respond to a large spectrum of novels, plays and poetry with associated genres. At a secondary level, the students will be exposed to wider socio-cultural and political issues in relation to contemporary English literature. This intensive Honours program in English would serve as an excellent foundation to students who want to pursue an in-depth study.

The Department caters the educational needs of its students and all round development in the students under its care. English Department, one of the outstanding departments, working eminently with its fullest efforts has been assisted by ten efficient Assistant Professors, out of which most of us have a work experience of more than Two years.


The Department Of English was established 2014. We offer both undergraduate and post graduate courses in English. Facilities available in the Department are Digital Language Lab and a department library.

  • To enrich the aesthetic sensibility and critical acumen of the students by exposing them to good literature.
  • To help them understand the nuances of life through literature and relate to fellow human beings meaningfully.
  • Impart holistic education giving preference to rural, first generation, economically Backward Men & Women.
  • Equip Men & Women to contribute at the national and global levels.
  • Sensitize students to human values and human rights through literature.
  • To facilitate students enrich their communication skills in the English language and inculcate in them a love for reading and interpreting literature.
  • Ensure state of the world learning experience.
  • Espouse value based Education.
  • Empower rural education.
  • Instill the spirit of entrepreneurship and enterprise.
  • Create a resource pool of socially responsible world citizens.
  • To become familiar with the terms, practices and theoretical foundations of the discipline.
  • To enable them to communicate effectively and efficiently.
  • To be familiar with the theoretical approaches to literary interpretation and to create aesthetic structures for the genre in which they are writing.
  • To develop the reading, analytical, and critical skills of the discipline.
  • To inculcate the ability to communicate correctly and effectively within and about the discipline.
Bridge Course

We organized a bridge course for the fresher’s in the beginning of this academic year which helped them to feel relaxed, and to make them get used to the college atmosphere. We revised the important topics in grammar and work sheets were given in the class rooms for their practice. This course was conducted for one week and at the end of which the students had a good brush up of grammar which they learnt in their school.

Why Major in English at Ldc ?
  • Innovative , career oriented and tailored courses to match contemporary trends.
  • Perfect integration of critical thinking, communication skills & technology
  • Good interpersonal relationship between faculty and students
  • Collaborative programme with external agencies
  • Well Equipped Language Lab
  • Team of dedicated faculty
  • Periodic parent -teachers meet.
Quality Policy
  • To achieve excellence in imparting quality education thereby producing competent professional experts.
  • To strive for the development of leadership qualities, personality and intellectual skills of the students.
  • To strive industrial trainings, employments opportunities for students by building up industry-institute interactions.
  • To impart knowledge in science & research to the young graduates thereby serving the society.
  • Rural Upliftment.
  • The Department has well furnished Staff room.
  • Department Library with 102 Books and 88 E-Books.
  • Spacious ventilated 5 Class rooms.
  • Wi-Fi Facility on the Entire Campus for the student and faculty members.


Mr. Barnabas A


Head & Assistant Professor

Mr. Jagatheesan S


Assistant Professor

Mr. Anbumani C


Assistant Professor

Ms. Geetha M

M.A., M.Phil.,

Assistant Professor

Ms. Seetha R

M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil.,

Assistant Professor

Mr. Prabhu K R


Assistant Professor

Mrs. Indhirakumari K


Assistant Professor

Mr. Vijayan T


Assistant Professor



Current Trends in Literary Criticism & Enriching Communication Skills
1. Dr. T. Gangadharan, Assistant Professor, Dept of English, Government Arts College (Autonomous), Salem-7, Tamil nadu
2. Mr. D. Jayavelu, HEAD & Assistant Professor, Department of English, Muthayammal Engineering College, Namakkal(DT), Tamil nadu.


Importance of Science and Literature
Dr. T. Gangatharan, Assistant Professor, Govt. Arts & Science College, Salem – 7.


Roll of English In India
Dr. Anbarasan, Assistant Professor, Govt. Arts & Science College, Salem – 7.