Department of English

English Department

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Dr. Dasharath Narayan Jadhao(HOD)

About HOD: Assistant Professor

Qualification: M. A in English , PhD in English, LL. B., B.Ed

Contact details:
Mobile: +91 9850653293

PhD Thesis Title: ” Conflict and Resolution in the Nature of Man : A Comparative Study of Ideas in the Prose Works Of Swami Vivekananda and J. Krishnamurti. “

About Department

With the establishment of the college in 1960, the Department of English came into existence. The department is student centric in its focus and functions since its inception. The staff members have contributed in the field of academics in the Nagpur University in a significant way by holding responsible positions on various university bodies like Management Council, Academic Council, and the University Senate. Prof. Thakur, Prof. Mrs. Thakur, Prof. A.K. Dey, Prof. Mrs. S.S. Bhalerao, and Prof. Mrs. C.R. Kulkarni have been the illustrious heads of the department in the past. Dr. D.N. Jadhao is the present head of the department.

The department of English in every academic session organizes various activities with a focus on developing confidence and interest among students for the English language and literature. Special English Language Grammar classes, Poetry Recitation Competition, Vocabulary Enrichment Workshop by organizing crossword puzzle as well as dictionary usage from Digital Devices (Computer and Smart phones) are regular activities of the department.

  • The staff members have taken class-wise responsibility of providing notes of Compulsory English and English Literature to students which are easy and short to recollect.
  • Every year the department publishes wallpaper magazine wherein students of the college are encouraged to write in English on different subjects of their choice.
  • English Literature Association in association with Youngistan Club remains active throughout the session in all the activities organized by the Department of English.
  • The following activities have been organized recently in the session 2019-20: Poetry Recitation Competition, Crossword Puzzle.

Name : Dr. Anjali Patil

Dept.  : English

Designation: Associate Professor

Education : M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. (Eng Litt), SET (Eng), M.A. (Soc), MMC (Masters in Mass Comm), Jr. Dip. in French, Internationally Certified English Trainer (TESOL International)


Mobile: +91 9011992233

Ex Senate Member of Nagpur University.
Founder or EngQuest International and Editor of The Journal for Teachers and Learners of English Language.

Name : Dr. Arvind Sovani

Dept.  : English

Designation: Associate Professor

Education : M.A., Ph.D. NET (English)


Mobile: +91 9823105883

Name : Dr. Rashmi Paraskar

Dept.  : English

Designation: Associate Professor

Education : M.A., SET, Ph. D., B. Ed., Certificate course in French


Mobile: +91 9552229292

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