Since 1964-65 Academic year we maintained PU and Degree courses in the same campus. ENGLISH as the Basic Language. In 1991-92 college introduced OPTIONAL ENGLISH for B.A Degree course.
We have been successfully maintaining OPTIONAL ENGLISH for the last 30 years. basic English language exists from the beginning Prof.Subba Rao, Prof.Sreenivasa Rao . Prof. Raghava Varma Raja , Prof.Aravind nadahalli etc. ran the department quite successfully.
Now the permanent and guest faculties are involved in research, criticism and academic activities at present the permanent staff had Doctorate with academic track records. One among the guest faculty is doctorate holder and he is also involved in Institutional activities.
Name of Faculty
Dr. Sushma Hugar
Dr. G. Umamaheshwar
Sri. Maruthi Prasad
Sri. Sharath Kumar K.M
Sri. Vijay Kumar S
Kum. Asha S
Our department is always at the forefront in providing the best facilities for the UG/PG students. We give maximum preference to both, i.e. language and literature. To further our course, we’ve established a “LANGUAGE LAB” we’ve 20 computers with internet connection.UG/PG students can avail the facilities from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm where the lecturers will be readily available for better guidance.
All the PG class rooms and some UG class rooms are ‘SMART BOARDS’. Students are quite used to PPT presentations. Learning is very fait and comfortable.
We’ve two well equipped libraries for UG & PG students. Totally we’ve 3000 books about English literature. The students are benefited a lot by the library.
Apart from all these facilities, we regularly conduct study tours. We take our students to the great writers homes, and one of the best universities and libraries, so that the students can get real time experience and inspirations. Study tours and village tours help the literature students in assessing the historical literatures which are going scholarly acceptance in the society