P.G. Department of English

Year of Establishment  1929

Courses offered

Total No of Programmes/Courses offered: 19

  • M.A. English
  • B.A. (Hons) English (Three Year Degree Program)
  • B.A. with Hons in English
  • Certificate Course in Spoken English Proficiency Level 1
  • B.A. with Elective English as a subject
  • B.A. with General English as a compulsory subject
  • B.Com. (Hons.) with English as a subject
  • Communication Skills in various Professional Programs like B.Sc. IT, BCA, B.J.M.C., B.Sc. Home Science, B.Sc. Fashion Designing, B.Sc. Biotech
  • Communication Skills as a compulsory subject in various Skill Development B Voc Programmes—Retail Management, Management and Secretarial Practices, Nutrition, Exercise and Health, Animation, Textile Design & Apparel Technology
  • As a subject in Diploma in Medical Lab Technician

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. Rituparna Assistant Professor
  9. Mr. Jaideep Singh Assistant Professor
  10. Ms. Barjinder Lecturer
  11. Ms. Tejaswini Lecturer
  12. Mrs. Anubha Chadha Lecturer
  13. Ms. Aabroo Lecturer
  14. Ms Deeksha Samra Lecturer
  15. >

Visiting Faculty

  1. Mrs. Satinder Kaur

Strengths of Department

  • The only department of a college in Jalandhar to offer the prestigious B.A.(Hons) English: A Three Year Degree Program
  • Clean Sweep in University Results of B.A.Hons English Program: 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
  • A Fully Automated Language Lab for Interactive Language Learning ICT based Infrastructure Facilities
  • 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 who mentor the students


    Department Activities at a Glance:

    1. International Conference

    A Two-Day International Conference on “Cross Cultural Nuances” (ICCN-14) was organized on October 30-31, 2014.

    2. National Seminar

    A Two-Day U.G.C .sponsored National seminar on English Language Teaching (ELT) was organized on August 30-31, 2014.

    3. Extension Lectures

    • Prof. Prabhjot Parmar, Associate Prof. Dept. of English, University of Fraser Valley, British Columbia, Canada on “Postcolonial Theory: Issues and Perspectives”
    • Prof. Z.N Patil former Prof. and Head, Dept. of Training and Development, EFLU, Hyderabad on the topic of “Language, Culture and Identity”
    • Prof. Tejinder Kaur (Retd.), Dept. of English, Punjabi University, Patiala on “Gender and Literature”
    • Prof. Aneel Raina, Dept of English & Cultural Studies, Panjab University, Chandigarh on “The Postcolonial Theory”
    • Prof. Gurupdesh Singh (Retd.), Dept. of English, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar on “Phonetics and Spoken English”

    4. Workshops

  • A 3-Day workshop on the topic “Teaching the Nuances of Language through Literature” by Prof. Z.N Patil, former Prof. and Head, Dept. of Training and Development, EFLU, Hyderabad, 29-31 , Jan , 2017

  • Extension Lecture by Dr. Prabhjot Parmar Associate Prof. University of Fraser Valley, Canada.

  • Two-Day WorkShop with Dr. Karen Kingsbury, Univirsity of Harvard, 30-31 Oct, 2014

  • Two-Day National Seminar on English Language Teaching on 30-31 Aug, 2014

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Research and Publications Profile :

Minor Research Projects granted by the UGC: 2
No. of M. Phils: 7
No. of Ph.Ds: 3
No. of Ph.Ds ongoing: 3


The Department  publishes The Oracle: A Peer Reviewed International Journal of English Language and Literature

Department Faculty Members have published

15 Books (Creative,Critical,Translations,Edited)
Nearly 100 Papers in International & National Journals & Books
More than 150 Papers Presented at International & National Seminars

Other Achievements:

The Dept. Faculty has acted as Resource Persons in Faculty Development Programs, 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 Development, KMV School of Communications, Foundation Programme, KMV Centre for Competitive Exams and Moral Education Program


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
  12. Mrs. Anubha Chaddha Dept of English KMV Jalandhar
  13. Ms. Barjinder Dept of English KMV Jalandhar
  14. Ms. Tejaswini Dept of English KMV Jalandhar
  15. Ms. Babita Dept of English KMV Jalandhar
  16. Ms. Anukiran Dept of English KMV Jalandhar
  17. Ms. Gurleen (Doing Ph.D. in English from PU Chandigarh)
  18. Ms. Vijeta (Attended 1.5 months Summer School in Boston University, USA)

Litmania 2016

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Literaria 2015









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