1. About the Department :
Established in 1970, the Department of English at Balurghat Mahila Mahavidyalaya is one of the oldest in the College. Given its history, the Department has been closely involved in the growth of the College and has contributed consistently to the academic and cultural life. With its current affiliation from University of Gour Banga, the Dept. holds itself to high standards in academic performance and social responsibility.
2. Objective/Aim of the Department :
As a department, we are equally engaged with concerns of pedagogy and effective teaching-learning. We work with the objective of making our students informed and skilled readers of texts – whether written or performed or visual or filmic – which reflect the complexity of the world we live in. We aim to give our students exposure to a wide array of critical perspectives and methodologies available in the discipline today, through classroom teaching and other academic society events. An Honours student in the department will:
Major milestone since inception of the Department :
4. Courses Offered:
|Sl No.||Streams||Intake Capacity|
|1||B.A. Honours in English||136|
|3||AEC for Semester II Students||All|
|4||LC – 2 English for Semester III Students||All General Course Students|
|5||SEC for English Honours Students||All|
5. Co-curricular activities of the Department :
The following co-curricular and extra-curricular activities are conducted on regular basis apart from a compulsory credit based evaluation for all students.
The department organizes Cultural Activities regularly throughout the year for the all-round development of students.
6. Seminar / Conference / Webinar conducted :
7. SWOC of the Department :
8. Future plans :