Brief History of the department

The Department of English was established in 1948 with both Graduate and Post Graduate classes. The Department was affiliated to Pt Ravishankar Shukla University.

 The Heads of Department were as follows:

  1. Professor EG Mane            1948-1956
  2. Professor PN Shrivastava  1956- 1964
  3. Professor NS Verma            1964-1975
  4. Professor PB Yadu               1975- 1985
  5. Professor RK Nema              1985- 1992
  6. Dr Minakshi Verma              1992-2002
  7. Dr Kalpana Paul                    2002-2007
  8. Dr Shukla Banerjee             2008- date       

           Report of Deparment

English Dept 2014-15

English Dept 2015-16

English Dept 2016-17

English Dept 2017-18

 

Vision & mission, SWOC analysis

Vision: – The vision of the department is to develop communication skills in English, an international language. The department is committed to generate skilled, creative, competent, self reliant youth honed with the scientific temper. The college has a vision that the students who march out of its portals are leaders, morally upright and courageous, socially responsible with a humanistic world view.

Mission: The mission of the department to provide value based education

  • To ensure exposure to the latest developments in diverse disciplines
  • To enhance employability skills of the students of the region
  • To facilitate research in traditional and emerging areas
  • To provide courses in tandem with the burgeoning industry requirements of Chhattisgarh.
  • To provide courses that tackle the present and impending environmental crisis
  • To improve the level of English by introducing Communication Courses in English
  • To enhance the contribution of the college to the society by raising awareness through community development programmers.

SWOC analysis

  • Strengths – Qualified and experienced faculty and research activities.
  • Weakness – Students from rural Hindi medium school background. No PG Program.
  • Opportunities – Develop new teaching skills to meet the needs of students
  • Challenges – Teaching students from rural Hindi medium schools. Updating the English Language Lab.

Action plan for next five year

 To start a Course on Communication Skills.

 To update the English Language Lab.

The following are registered guides for PhD

  • Dr Shukla Banerjee
  • Dr Savita Singh

Areas of Research: American Literature and Indian English Literature

Faculty Profile

 

Sno

NAME

DOB

Email-id

Aadhar No.

DESIGNATION

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Academic Achievements

Publications

National

International

 

01

Dr Shukla Banerjee

15.11.1957

Dr.shukla.banerjee@gmail.com

767321360011

 Prof.

UG-31 years

PG- 24 years

MA

PhD

 

 

02

Dr Savita Singh

19.09.1961

savita_singh19@yahoo.co.in

624756427142

Asst. Prof.

UG:-20  years

PG-:20 years

MA

PhD

 

 

03

Dr Rita Soni

17.02.1960

 

740905058961

Asst. Prof.

UG-

PG

MA

PhD

 

 

 

04

Dr Harsh Sharma

12. 05.1960

Profharshsharma007@gmail.com

644402072031

Asst prof.

UG

PG

MA

PhD

 

 

                       

 

 

Faculty Academic Achievements

 

Research Guidance

 

 

Name

Awarded/ Working

Name of Student

Title of Thesis

Date of Notification

1

Dr Shukla Banerjee

Working-06

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

2

 

Dr Savita Singh

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PhD Awarded- 02

 

 

PhD Working- 05

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MPhil Dissertation guided- 05

Neeta Lalwani

 

 

 

 

 

 

Geneth

Kispotta

( As Co Supervisor)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anshu Deshlahara

 

 

 

 

 

 

Harpreet K Dhillo

 

 

 

 

 

Aditi Pandey

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rakesh Jana

 

 

 

 

 

Shabnam Bano

 

 

Narrative Techniques in Ralph Ellison’s Fiction

 

 

Rescripting Indian Culture and History: A Study of VS Naipauls’s  Travel Narratives 

 

 

 

A Study of Devdutt pattanaik’s The Pregnant King

 

 

Prophetic Vision: I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

 

 

Portrayal of Indian Youth in the Select Novels of Chetan Bhagat

 

 

Nuruddin Farah’s Links, Knots and Crossbones

 

 

A Critical Study of Anita Desai’s Cry, the Peacock

 

 

9/4/2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

15.05.2015

 

CV Raman University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOS in Literature and Languages, Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University

 

3

Dr Harsh Sharma

 MPhil Dissertation guided-04

 

 

 

 

 

Papers Published

 

Sr No

Name

Title of paper

Publication

ISSN/ ISBN

Date

1

Dr Shukla Banerjee

 

 

 

 

2

Dr Savita Singh

Postmodernism, Popular Culture and Advertising through Amul’s India

 

 

 

Environment Issues in Ruskin Bond’s Select Short Stories

 

 

 

The Quest

A peer Reviewed Literary Journal

 

 

 

IJELLH

International Journal of English Language, Literature and Humanities

ISSN 0971-2321

 

UGC 41262

 

 

 

 

ISSN 2321-7065

 

Impact Factor: 4.287

Vol 28, No: 1

December 2014

 

 

 

 

Vol 3, Issue 2, April, 2015

3

Dr Rita Soni

 

 

 

 

4

Dr Harsh Sharma

 

 

 

 

 

Conferences Attended/  Papers Presented

 

Sr No

Name

Title of paper

Conference Details

Date

1

Dr Shukla Banerjee

Attended

National Workshop on English in the Air and Everywhere at Govt. Navin Kanya Mahavidyalaya, Raipur, CG

 

 

 

National Seminar on Addressing Students’ Communicative and Grammatical Needs in Institutions of Higher Education

Organized by Dr KB Govt. PG College, Bhilai 3

CG

 

Workshop on ELT at Rajkumar College

 

 

 

Workshop on ELT at Rajkumar College

 

13 August,

2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9-10 February, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5 July, 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

30 October-1 November,2014

 

 

 

 

2

Dr Savita Singh

Attended

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Attended and

 

Presented paper on

“Nursery Rhymes in the UG Classroom in CG”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Convened

 

(As Convener ELTAI Raipur Chapter

 

 

Convened

( As Convener ELTAI Raipur Chapter

 

 

National Workshop on English in the Air and Everywhere at Govt. Navin Kanya Mahavidyalaya, Raipur, CG

 

 

 

National Seminar on Addressing Students’ Communicative and Grammatical Needs in Institutions of Higher Education

Organized by Dr KB Govt. PG College, Bhilai 3

CG

 

Workshop on ELT at Rajkumar College

 

 

 

Workshop on ELT at Rajkumar College

 

13 August 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9-10 February, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5 July 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

30 October- 1 November 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

Dr Rita Soni

Attended

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Attended

 

National Workshop on English in the Air and Everywhere at Govt. Navin Kanya Mahavidyalaya, Raipur, CG

 

 

 

National Seminar on Addressing Students’ Communicative and Grammatical Needs in Institutions of Higher Education

Organized by Dr KB Govt. PG College, Bhilai 3

CG

 

 

13 August, 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9-10 February, 2015

4

Dr Harsh Sharma

Attended

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Attended

 

National Workshop on English in the Air and Everywhere at Govt. Navin Kanya Mahavidyalaya, Raipur, CG

 

 

 

National Seminar on Addressing Students’ Communicative and Grammatical Needs in Institutions of Higher Education

Organized by Dr KB Govt. PG College, Bhilai 3

CG

 

 

13 August 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9-10 February 2015

 

Chair Sessions

 

 

Name

Event

College/University

Date

 

 Dr Shukla Banerjee

 

National Seminar on Addressing Students’ Communicative and Grammatical Needs in Institutions of Higher Education

Organized by Dr KB Govt. PG College, Bhilai 3

CG

 

9-10 February, 2015

 

Dr Savita Singh

 

National Seminar on Addressing Students’ Communicative and Grammatical Needs in Institutions of Higher Education

Organized by Dr KB Govt. PG College, Bhilai 3

CG

 

9-10 February, 2015

 

 

Dr Harsh Sharma

International Conference on Chhattisgarhi

SoS in Literature and Languages, pt. Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur

21-24 December, 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

Board of Studies

 

 

 

University/ College

Session

1

Dr Shukla Banerjee

BOS, Pt Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur, CG

 

BOS, Govt. Digvijay College, Rajnandgaon, CG

 

BOS, Govt. VYTPG College, Durg, CG

2014-15

 

 

2014-15

 

 

2014-15

2

Dr Savita Singh

BOS, Govt. Digvijay College, Rajnandgaon

 

BOS, ITM University, Naya Raipur, CG

 

Member, DGC, NIT, Raipur, CG

2014-15

 

2014-15

 

2014-15

 

Invited Lectures

 

 

Name

Title of lecture

Institution

Date

1

Dr Shukla Banerjee

Spoken English Workshop

 

 

 

Shadows

 

Govt. Pt. SC Shukla College, Dharsiwa, Raipur, CG

 

Mahant Laxminarayan Das College, Raipur, CG

 

12 November, 2014

 

 

2

Dr Savita Singh

Spoken English Workshop

 

 

 

 

Wordsworth and Keats

 

Govt. Pt. SC Shukla College, Dharsiwa, Raipur, CG

 

 

Govt. PG College, Kurud, Dhamtari, CG

12 November, 2014

 

 

 

 

25 February, 2015

 

3

Dr Rita Soni

 

 

 

4

Dr Harsh Sharma

 

 

 

 

 

English Language Society

 

Activity

Details

Venue/Date/ Time/

1

Rakhi Competition

Students made rakhis and spoke about the importance of the festival and the value of brother-sister relationship.

English Language Lab

23. 08. 2015

11 am

2

Lecture

Common Errors in English Vocabulary by Dr Savita Singh

E-Classroom

10.10.2015

11 am

3

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam – A Tribute

The students prepared a presentation on Dr APJ Abdul Kalam’s Life, including interviews from students and teachers and other faculty.

College Auditorium

15.10.2015

11 am

 

 

  1. English Language Lab
  2. Network Resource Centre