The undergraduate programme that the department of English offers is BA English Language and Literature, a model II programme, specializing in Copy Editing. When the programme was launched, it was a first-of-a-kind in the state. While it provides courses in literary studies, the programme’s unique combination allows students to pursue specialization in editing and designing.As part of the programme, the students bring out a biannual sophomore journal named Koppee, which showcases their creative endeavours and news from the department. A one-month internship occurs at the summer vacation of the second year of the course, and provides students an opportunity to hone their skills at prospective workplaces.
The postgraduate programme of the department has been a matter of great pride for the college as it has produced top ranks in the university consistently and brought forth renowned academicians and scholars to the society. The programme offers courses that are current with most advanced Literary studies across the globe. One of the highlights of the programme is the array of electives that student can choose from at the final semester.
The department became a research centre in 2019 and from then has many scholars pursuing their doctoral research on relevant topics. The department also offers seminars and workshops that help the scholars stay focused on their pursuit.
The department offers National Eligibility Test coaching for aspiring students of the department as well as students from outside the department. The coaching produces a good crop of Junior Research Fellows and NET holders consistently over the years.
The department conducts a Theory and Practice Course that focuses on various philosophical and theoretical approaches and frameworks that aid research and analysis. It is designed as a five-day programme scheduled on consecutive Saturdays and various academicians and experts engage the classes that focus on theory and praxis. Department offers a course on Methodology, which is beneficial for research scholars.