DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH (UNDER GRADUATE)

YEAR OF ESTABLISHMENT: 1955

INTAKE 85
FACULTY MEMBERS
Associate Professor Dr. Debnita Chakravarti, M.A., Ph.D
Associate Professor Dr. Malini Mukherjee, M.A., Ph.D
Assistant Professor Smt. Baidehi Mukherjee, M.A., M.Phil
Assistant Professor Smt. Debolina Guha Thakurta, M.A.,M.Phil
Guest Lecturer Smt. Anam Jawaid, M.A.
Guest Lecturer Smt. Divyani Sharma, M.A.,M.Phil
Guest Lecturer Smt. Suchetana Sarkar, M.A.,M.Phil
DEPARTMENTAL HIGHLIGHTS

Inauguration of IMPRINT (English Literary Society) on August 8, 2016

LiteraryFest IMPRESSIONS 2016, IMPRESSIONS 2017 (Austentatious)

Collaborative Translation Workshop (for both teachers and students) with CENTIL, Jadavpur University on August 25, 2017.

Special Lectures by eminent scholars in the academia, academic collaboration with other departments of the college and contiguous colleges, Active Learning Day students’ paper presentationin every academic session.

University Rank Holders in recent years:

2016 – 5th, 8th, 10th
2017 – 8th

Special Web-Lectures and inter-departmental collaborative students’ presentation.

Programs/webinars/workshops/conferences/special lectures oragnised by the department

Date Title of the program Name of resource person Platform
25.09.2020 Special Lecture: Ernest Hemingway’s The Old Man and the Sea Dr. Ajanta Paul Impartus
25.02.2021 Special Lecture: “Now more than ever seems it rich to die”: The Theme of mortality in Keats’ poetry Dr. Subhajit Sen Gupta Impartus
10.06.2021 Students’ Presentation in collaboration with Imprint (English iterary Society): A Slightly Mad Universe: The Poetry of Allen Ginsberg Prepared & presented by Students of then semester 2 Impartus
17.06.2021 Active Learning Day: Students’ Paper Presentation of all three semesters Sem2, 4, 6 Impartus
16.11.2021 Active Learning Day: Students’ Paper Presentation of all three semesters Sem 1, 3, 5 Impartus
07.10.2022 Collaborative Webinar with Dept. of History: Rammohan and Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay & the socio-cultural ethos of 19th century Bengal Students’ Paper presentation from both depts. & PG Dept of English Impartus
JOURNAL Literati Vol 7 -2021

ALUMNI Most students of the department take admission in PG courses either in this college or in other universities, thus pursuing higher studies. Many of them have been well established in professional fields.
Annesha Ghosh(batch 2014), won ESPNcricinfoCricjockey, a national level talent-hunt for cricket commentators and joined ESPN (India) Digital Media’s editorial team in Mumbai as a full-time multimedia reporter. She has been covering global sports events, has appeared as a guest expert in BBC Test Match special radio programme, and have written cover stories for official magazine of the Olympic Movement.
Notable Alumni:
Sanjukta Banerjee, Danseuse
Ananya Banerjee, Producer of Doordarshan, Kolkata