P.G. Department of English

Year of Establishment  1929

Courses offered

Total No of Programmes :23
Interdisciplinary Programmes: 18

  • M.A. English
  • B.A. Honours School in English
  • B.A. English Honours
  • B.A. with Elective English as a subject
  • B.A. with General English as a compulsory subject

Teaching Faculty

  1. Mrs. Seema Associate Professor & Head
  2. Dr. Madhumeet Associate Professor
  3. Mrs. Vanilla Khanna Associtate Professor
  4. Mrs. Shalini Gulati Associate Professor
  5. Ms. Seema Arora Associate Professor
  6. Dr. Deepika Anand Assistant Professor
  7. Ms. Reena Sharma Assistant Professor
  8. Mrs. Ritu Parna Chakrbarty Assistant Professor
  9. Mr. Jaideep Singh Assistant Professor
  10. Mr. Ranjit Singh Lecturer
  11. Mrs. Anubha verma Lecturer
  12. Ms. Preeti Lecturer
  13. Ms. Anukiran Janeja Lecturer
  14. Mrs. Satinder Lecturer

Visiting Faculty

  1. Mrs. Satinder Kaur

Strengths of Department

  • First and the only department of a women's college in Jalandhar to offer the prestigious B.A. Honours School in English
  • Clean Sweep in University Results of B.A. Honours School in English; Hat-trick in top positions in all the three years repeated by many students year after year since 2005
  • A Hi-tech Digital Language Lab with innovative and comprehensive software for Advanced Listening & Speaking Skills
  • Another Fully Automated Language Lab for Interactive Language Learning ICT based Infrastructure Facilities

Highly active & vibrant Emerging Littérateurs' Society (ELS) that regularly organizes student- centric literary activities  like:

  • Shakespeare Festival
  • Creative Writing (Poem & Short Story)
  • Literary Quiz: Explorations
  • Paper Reading/Declamation Contest
  • Extension Lectures/ Seminars with experts as Resource Persons from International/ National Universities
  • Film Festivals
  • Acta Diurna: An Innovative Wall Magazine designed and edited by students singly or in groups to give vent to their creativity
  • Well Stocked Departmental Library with latest books, journals, movies DVDs and e-resources
  • International exposure through KMV- US Universities' tie-up for various programmes
  • Unique opportunity to learn foreign languages like French, German, Chinese, Spanish and Spoken English from native teachers
  • Special skill development programmes like personality development, foundation course, moral education etc
  • Highly competent & dedicated faculty which mentors the students

Faculty Accomplishments:

Minor Research Projects granted by the UGC : 2
  • Mrs Mohini Sharda
  • Mrs Rituparna

From 2004 to 2013:

  • 10 Books (Creative, Critical, Translations, Edited Books) by the Dept Faculty
  • About 100 Papers Published by the Dept faculty in International & National Journals & Books
  • More than 80 Papers Presented by the Dept faculty at International & National Seminars

Other Achievements:

The Dept. Faculty has acted as Resource Persons in Academic and Skill Building Training Programmes / Workshops at National & State level events as well as within the college for various Innovative Programmes like School for Personality Developmesnt, KMV School of Communications, Foundation Programme and Moral Education Lectures

Some Outstanding Alumnae:

  1. Mrs Upma Chaudhary IAS Officer
  2. Mrs Gauri Sud Sharma Vice-President Bank of America
  3. Ms Kamalpreet Kaur Asst Prof MLUDAV College Phagwara
  4. Ms Astha Saini APJ College Jalandhar
  5. Mrs Suruchi Sharma RKSD College Kaithal
  6. Mrs Rachna Oberoi APJ School Jalandhar
  7. Mrs Aradhna Bowry Jt Director Innocent Hearts College of Education Jalandhar
  8. Mrs Shalini Gulati Dept of English KMV Jalandhar
  9. Mrs Roopkiran Radio Mirchi
  10. Mrs Reena Sharma Dept of English KMV Jalandhar
  11. Mrs Ujla Joshi Dept of English S D College Jalandhar

Some Events at a Glance

A Festival of Inter-College Competitions on the Theme of Shakespeare

Inauguration of yet another issue of 'Acta Diurna' - English Wall Magazine

Extension Lecture by Dr. Tejinder Kaur, Prof. in Eng., DCC, Patiala

Extension Lecture by Dr. Gurupdesh, Prof. ,Dept of English, GNDU Amritsar