Profile

The UG department was established in 1961, and the PG department in 1977. Ours is one of the few aided PG centres in English under University of Pune. There are three teachers with PhD in the department and one doing PhD research. Ours is the first research centre in English for M Phil and PhD in Ahmednagar district. There are two recognized research guides in the department – Dr. R S Kawale (Head of the department) and Dr U S Jagadale (Director, Research Centre). There are two more research guides associated with the centre.

Sr No. Courses available Intake capacity
1 BA (Special English)
2 MA (English) 60
3 M Phil As per availability of the vacancies with the guides in the respective academic years.
4 PhD

The department conducts various activities like ’Brushing up the basics’, screening of films for teaching, library orientation and developing reference skills through introduction to dictionaries. The faculty strives to promote research aptitude among students by encouraging them to participate in ‘Avishkar‘ competition and Students’ research projects.