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

Department of ENGLISH (M.A. English)

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History Of The Department

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.

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Hone communication skills for better placements and global mobility.
  • Use technology based teaching/learning strategies.
  • Reconstruct curriculum to face the challenges of the society.
  • Mould students to fit into positions that the job-market requires.
  • Enable them to communicate effectively and efficiently.
  • Creating an awareness of the rising status of English language in the global scenario.
  • Providing platforms of encouragement for curricular and co-curricular activities..
  • Making available Certificate courses to improve language skills.
  • Exposure to parallel activities besides the curriculum.
  • Offering courses to satisfy the needs of first generation learners.
Highlights Of M.A(English)
  • A Survey of English Classic from the Renaissance to the present.
  • A survey of American literature of the 19th and 20th centuries.
  • A survey of Post-Colonial Literature, Indian writing in English and the latest critical approaches to literary studies.

A comprehensive study of the English language with focus on the salient elements of grammar, correct usage and phonetics. An exclusive paper on “English for Career Development” which purports to fulfill the communicative needs of graduates looking for jobs.

The two-year post-graduate course, which also features all the above, enables the students to gain further critical insights into all these literatures.

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. Prabhu K R


Assistant Professor

Mrs. Indhirakumari K


Assistant Professor

Mr. Vijayan T


Assistant Professor