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English

Scope and Importance

      The department of English is one of the leading departments of the college. Apart from the undergraduate courses the department also runs postgraduate courses. The teachers from the department are very keen on developing the overall personality of the students and therefore keep them engaged in various activities run by the department. Extra coaching classes are engaged for the weaker students to make the class homogeneous. The department is planning to start certificate courses in French and Technical writing.

       Hundred percent of the faculty from the department is research oriented. Dr. Kiran Rakibe, Head of the department, has completed his research leading towards Ph. D. and has published several articles in International Peer Reviewed journals. He has presented many papers in national and international seminars/conferences. He is working on the editorial board of seven international journals. There are two books to his credit as an editor. Dr. Kiran Rakibe is an approved counselor of IGNOU and YCMOU, two of the leading Open Universities. He is also working as a coordinator of the study centre of Yashwantrao Chavan Open University. Dr. Kiran Rakibe has received Rajashri Shahu Maharaj National Teacher Award for his contribution to the teaching field. Prof Rajesh Zankar is also an approved counselor of YCMOU. He has published 07 research papers in reputed journals. He is an editor of a book A Contemporary Translation Studies. His translation work of Dalit Short Stories is on the verge of publication. Prof. Ms. Sangita Aher completed her M. Phil. From YCMOU and has published 04 research papers in reputed journals. Ms. Manjusha Nerkar has registered herself for M. Phil in SP Pune University, Pune and has published 01 research paper in journals. Ms. Sanjyogita Kendale looks after the PG section. She has published one research paper in journal having ISSN.

Faculty Members

  • Dr. Kiran Rakibe

    Designation: Assistant Professor

    Qualification: M.A., NET; Ph. D.

    Experience: 19 years

  • Prof. R.D.Zankar

    Designation: Assistant Professor

    Qualification: M.A. B.Ed., NET

    Experience: 16 years

  • Ms.Sangita  S. Aher

    Designation: Assistant Professor

    Qualification: M.A., B. Ed., NET, M.Phil

    Experience: 05 years

  • Mrs. Sanyogita s. Kendale

    Designation: Assistant Professor

    Qualification: M.A. NET

    Experience: 09 years

  • Smt.M.M.Nerkar

    Designation: Assistant Professor

    Qualification: M.A.

    Experience: 09 years

Student's Strength

Course name:

Year F.Y. (Opt. English) S.Y. (Spl. English) T.Y. (Spl. English)
Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female Total
2016-17 10 13 23 06 16 22 03 22 25
2015-16 08 19 27 08 19 27 -- 12 12
2014-15 11 27 38 -- 18 18 08 16 24
2013-14 13 29 42 07 19 26 05 36 41
2012-13 08 31 39 03 30 33 05 19 24
2011-12 04 37 41 10 21 31 02 35 37

Classwise Result

Year F.Y. S.Y. T.Y.
Registered students Pass students Percentage of passing Registered students Pass students Percentage of passing Registered students Pass students Percentage of passing
2016-17 23 22 25
2015-16 27 20 74.07% 32 21 66.66% 12 09 74.48%
2014-15 38 28 75.67% 18 12 67.96% 24 18 82.67%
2013-14 42 25 59.52% 26 18 69.23% 41 32 77.23%
2012-13 27 23 85.18% 33 32 96.76% 23 20 86.95%
2011-12 41 39 95.12% 31 23 72.49% 37 32 87.38%

Workshops/Seminars Conducted by Department

Sr. No. Title Date Level (University /National/ International) Name of Coordinator
1 Impact of Globalization on Languages, Literatures & Social Sciences 3rd & 4th February 2015 State Dr. Vedashree Thigale
2 Recent Trends in Research Methodology in, Social Sciences & Languages 27th & 28th Sept. 2016 National Dr. Vedashree Thigale
  • Seminars by PG Students

Research Activities : Major / Minor Projects

Sr. No. Name of the Staff member Title of the Project Name of the funding agency Grant Sanctioned In Rupees Ongoing/ Completed
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Research Activities : Research Publications

Sr. No. Name of the Staff member Title of Paper Name of the Journal Volume and Pages Year of Publication ISSN/ ISBN
1 Dr. Kiran Rakibe UNSUITABLE CHARACTERS IN A SUITABLE BOY Indian writing in English. Issues and explorations 11-15 2014-15 978-93-83192 -71-7
TEMPORARY ANSWERS IN FINAL SOLUTIONS 5-8 2013-14 2349-4948
EROTIC FANTASY IN BHARTI MUKHERJEE’S WIFE Pursuit 2015-16 2394-2649
A STUDY OF FEMINIE PSYCHE IN KAMLA DAS’ AN INTRODUCTION Langlit 148-151 Vol. II Issue- 3 2015-16 2349-5189
MAN WOMAN RELATIONSHIP IN SHOBHA DE’S SULTRY DAYS Persuit 2015-16 2394-2649
THE CITY AND THE RIVER AS POLITICAL ALLEGORY Reflections on Postmodern Literature 2016-17
MODERN LITERATURE THROUGH VARIOUS LENSES Scholarly Research Journal for Interdisciplinary Studies Vol. 5/18 7-11 2016-17 2319-4766
(His)tory through Imperfections of Memory: Exploration of the Narrative Device in Julian Barnes’ The Sense of an Ending Communicated 2016-17
2 Prof. Rajesh Zankar Mahatma Fhuley’s Contribution to Education Indian Social Reformers & Their Thoughts Spl. Issue Sept. 2012 2012-2013 26-27 2278-9308
Mass Media: Responsible or Not? Vision Research National Research Journal Spl. Issue March 2013 2012-2013 110-113 2250-2025
Effective use of English Language in Print Advertisement Sahitya Anand Vol 1 Issue 6 2013-2014 88-90 2320-5075
Innovative Practices in Teaching of Poetry at UG Level QUEST Book 2012-2013 20-22 978-81-925172 -0-9
A Role of MI Theory in Teaching of English Poetry with Special Reference to William Wordsworth’s ‘Daffodils’ Shodh Parv Vol 1 Issue III & IV 2014-2015 09-20 2350-395
The Current Scenario of English Language and Literary Research GOEIIRJ Vol V Issue I 2016-2017 62-66 2278-5639
3. Sangita S.Aher A Study of Immigrant Experience in Bharati Mukherjee’s Jasmine Post-colonial and cultural Dilemmas in Indian Writing in English 2013-14
From Marginalization to self –empowerment:A study of Mahasweta Devi’s ‘Rudali’ Marginalization and the Politics of Identity:Issues and Challenges Page-123-127 2014-15 Conference Proceedings
Environmental Concern in English Literature:A Perspective Shodhparv Page-61-65 Vol 3 special Issue-II 2015-16 ISSN 2350-0395
Various Research Models in Translation Studies Scholarly Research Journal for Interdisciplinary Studies Vol. 5/19 Page- 174-178 2016-17 2319-4766
4 Manjusha M. Nerkar Emotions reflected in Girish Karnad’s Play Hayavadana Scholarly Research Journal for Interdisciplinary Studies Vol. 5/19 178-182 2016-17 2319-4766
5 Sanyogita S.Kendale Impact of Globalization on Language Literature Impact of Globalization on Languages, Literature and Society 42-44 2015-16 ISBN:978-93- 5158-171-0

Books Published

Sr. No. Name of staff member Academic year Title of Book Name of Publication
1 Dr. Kiran Rakibe 2014-15 Indian English Literature: Issues and Explorations Thematic Publications
2 Dr. Kiran Rakibe 2015-16 Reflections on Postmodern Literature Vishwabharti Publications
3 Prof. Rajesh Zankar 2015-16 Contemporary Translation Studies MVP Printing Press

Details about Collaboration

The Academy for Communication Skills in English Gangapur Road, Nashik

Constancy and Extension Activity

Though the department of English does not have registered consultancy the faculty from the department formally or informally guide and work for the other teachers from the same college as well as other colleges.

   Apart from this the students are guided informally for the examinations like NET/SLET/ Competitive Examinations. Some passed out students also come to the department while preparing for the interview or other examination guidance. The faculty members also deliver lectures on improving communications skills in various social and professional bodies.

Co-Curricular and Extracurricular Activities ( Last five Years )

Year Name of Activity
 2011-12 Spoken English Practice Paper Reading Competition
2012-13 Quiz Contest on English Language and Literature
2013-14 Presentations/Paper reading
2014-15 Seminars and GDs for PG Students
2015-16

An Educational  Visit to the Daily News Paper Press. A Crash Course for Developing Communicative Competence of the Students entitled ‘A Course in Communicative English’. Students active participation in various programmes conducted in college premises like Yoga Pranayam Programme, Vyasanmukti, AIDS awareness, No vehicle Day, Constitution Day,Tree Plantation.

  • Screening of the Text Based Movies 
  • Presentations/Paper reading
  • GDs for PG Students
  • Use of Audio-visual aids

Awards and Achievements

Year Name of staff member Award / Achievement
2013 Dr. Kiran Rakibe Rajashri Shahu Maharaj National Teacher Award
  • PG Student Achievement in State Level Paper Reading Competition 2016
  • I st Rank holder in PG Class

Other information

Sr. No. Description
1. Students active participation in various programmes conducted in college premises like Yoga Pranayam Programme, Vyasanmukti, AIDS awareness, No vehicle Day, Constitution Day,  Tree Plantation.
2. Department has active ICT class and screening of films based on the syllabus is also arranged by the department.
3. Regular counseling sessions are arranged for students.
4. Remedial teaching course is conducted for F.Y.B.A/B.Com classes.
5. Tranning of soft skills is given to students by the department.
  • Soft Skills Development Programme
  • ICT class and screening of films based on the syllabus
  • Use of Language Lab
  • Street play Organized