English

English

Department of English

About us: 

The Department of English is one of the oldest departments in the college. It was established along with the establishment of the college in the year 1968. The very first faculty appointed in the department was Prof. N. Suryanarayan. He was followed by Prof. M. P. Dube, Dr. Y. K. Patki and Prof K. B. Harne. The department offers undergraduate and postgraduate course. The department has established a language laboratory with the financial assistance of UGC. It also runs UGC sponsored Remedial Coaching Classes for ST, SC, OBC and Minority students. The department organized a State level workshop on Academic Writing. It has also introduced M. A. English from the academic year 2017-2018.  Two faculty of the department have completed UGC financed Minor Research Projects. At present there are three full time faculty in the department.

Objectives of the Department

  • To strengthen students’ ability in listening, speaking, reading and writing skills.
  • To enable students’ to read, comprehend and appreciate various forms of literature.
  • To help students towards better pronunciation
  • To motivate students to acquire the structure of English language
  • To enable the learners’ community to develop their communicative skills
  • To make familiar students with various trends and movements in literature
SR.NO. NAME DESIGNATION QUALIFICATION Faculty Profile
01 Dr.V.J.Chavan Head& Asst.Prof. M.A.B.Ed. View Profile
02 Mr. N.S.Jadhav Asst.Prof. M.A.SET View Profile
03 Mr.Y.D.Reddy Asst.Prof. M.A.M. Phil. View Profile
04 Mr.T.R.Hurgule Jr.Lecturer M.A.B.Ed. View Profile

 

Faculty Profile

Dr. V.J.Chavan:

He is the Co-ordinator of Internal Quality Assurance Cell. He is pursuing research leading to Ph.D. and M.Phil. His area of research is Folk Literature. He has participated in fifteen Academic Meets and completed Orientation Course from ASC, Dr.B.A. Marathwada University, Aurangabad

Mr. N.S.Jadhav:

He works as a member of Internal Quality Assurance Cell. He has been sanctioned a Minor Research Project entitled ‘A study of Theme and Technique in the Novels of John Steinbeck’. He has participated in seven Seminars/Conferences and presented four papers in it. Besides, he has published three papers in Books.He is pursuing research leading to Ph.D..

Mr.Y.D.Reddy:

He has been working in the department since 2007. He has participated in one International and three National conferences. He is the member of the Editorial Board of the college magazine Navata.

Well Equipped Language Laboratory is available for student

Conference/ Seminars/Workshops organized by the department

The Department organized a State Level Workshop on Academic Writing on 28 January, 2017

 

Curricular /Extracurricular and Extension activities organized :-

  • Test, Tutorial, Projects and Seminar.
  • Essay Writing, Elocution, Debate, Just a Minute competitions
  • Academic Talks
  • English Literary Association

 

Departmental achievement

  • V.J. Chavan has been awarded Ph.D. in English by Dr. B.A.M.U., Aurangabad.
  • The faculty have published a good number of Research Papers in reputed national and international journals.
  • Four former students of the department have qualified SET/NET exam
Dr.  V J Chavan:

PAPERS PRESENTED IN SEMINARS/CONFERENCES

  • Presented a paper entitled, “Use of ICT in Teaching Learning Process for Quality Education in Maharashtra” in a National Seminar organized by Shivaji College, Parbhani on 1-9-2017. (2017-2018).
  • Presented a paper entitled, “Reflection of Gandhian Ideology in Raja Rao’s Kanthapura” in a National Conference organized by Yogeshwari College, Ambajogai on 24-25-6-2016. (2016-2017).
  • Presented a paper entitled, “Enhancing Quality through Students’ Participation” in a National Seminar organized by Arts, Commerce and Science College, Kille-Dharur on 27-28 January, 2012.
  • Presented a paper entitled, “Role of ICT for Quality Enhancement in HEI’S” in a National Seminar organized by Vasantrao Naik College, Aurangabad on 5-6 March, 2012.
  • Presented a paper entitled, “Innovative Methods of Teaching English Language” in a National Seminar organized by Writing Today Literary Association, Aurangabad on 28 Sept, 2014.
  • Presented a paper entitled, “Exploitation of Subalterns in Usha Ganguly’s Rudali” in a National Seminar organized by Arts Commerce and Science College, Gangakhed on 27 April, 2014.
  • Presented a paper entitled, “Rushdie’s Treatment of Indian History in Midnight’s Children” in a National Seminar organized by P.A.H. College, Ranisavargaon on 18 March, 2013.
  • Presented a paper entitled, “Waste Water Management in Urban Area” in a National Conference organized by Vaidyanath College, Parli-Vaijnath on 15-16 February, 2015.
  • Presented a paper entitled, “Rushdie’s Treatment of Partition in Midnight’s Children” in a National Conference organized by S.P.G.P. College, Shirsala on 28 August, 2015.
  • Presented a paper entitled, “Rushdie’s Treatment of Partition in Shame” in a National Conference organized by Arts, Commerce and Science College, Kille-Dharur on 4-5 Sept, 2015.
  • Presented a paper entitled, “Theme of Racism in Maya Angelou’s I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” in a National Conference organized by Arts, Commerce and Science College, Dharmapuri on 22 April, 2016.

                                     

 

PAPERS PUBLISHED IN CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

 

Sr.No. Title of the Proceeding Title of the Paper ISBN/ISSB Level Page No. Year
01 New Trends in the Asian Literatures in English Rushdie’s Treatment of Partition in Midnight’s Children 978-93-83871-81-0 National 159-169 2015-16
02 Perspectives on Contemporary Commonwealth writings Rushdie’s Treatment of Partition in Shame 978-93-84593-90-2 National 236-249 2015
03 Reflection of the Changing Indian Society in Indian English Drama Exploitation of Subalterns in Usha Ganguly’s Rudali 978-81-922966-8-5 National 56-61 2012-13
04 English Literature Language and Media Reflection of Gandhian Ideology in Raja Rao’s Kanthapura 978-81-927612-6-8 National 127-131 2016-17
05 Water Management : The Need of Future Waste Water Management in Urban Areas 978-93-84451-42-4 National 131-132 2014-15
06 Third National Banjara Professors’ Conference Origin and History of Banjara Community National
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BOOKS WRITTEN/EDITED-01

Sr.No. Title ISBN NO. YEAR
01 Essays on Modern Indian Drama 978-93-83871-05-6 2013-2014

 

PAPERS PUBLISHED IN JOURNALS

 

Sr.No. Title of Journal Title of Paper ISSN/ISBN Year
01 Indian Book Chronicle Gopinath Mohanty’s Paraja: A Peep-Hole to Tribal Life in Orissa 0970-468 2012-2013
02 New International Reliable Research Journal Presentation of Child Psyche in Tagore’s The Post Office 2320-9410 2013-2014
03 Thematics Journal of Indian Literature Girish karnad’s Plays : Revisiting Indian Dramaturgy 2012-2013
04 International Referred e-Journal of English Language Literature and Criticism Partition Fiction in English : An Overview
05 Vidyawarta International Multilingual Research Journal Indian Fiction in English: An overview 23199318 2017-2018
06 Indian literature and Culture Today Vol. 5 Angelou’s Treatment of Racism in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings 2395-3721 2017-2018
07 Research Journey Multidisciplinary International E-research journal Folk Literature: At a Glance 2348-7143

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2017-2018

 

 

PARTICIPATION IN REFRESHER/ORIENTATION/TRAINING PROGRAMS

 

Sr.No. Title of the Course Organizer Duration
01 Orientation Course Dr.B.A.M.U. A’bad
02 Train the Trainer Infosys Pune 4-6-12 to 14-6-2014
03 Refresher Course on Comparative Lit. ASC, Chandigarh 25-3-14 to 14-4-14

 

MAJOR/MINOR RESEARCH PROJECTS

 

Sr.No. Title of the Project Sponsored by Amount
01 Theme of Identity, Racism and Family in the Select Autobiographies of Maya Angelou UGC-WRO, Pune Rs. 70,000/

 

PARTICIPATION IN SEMINAR/CONFERENCE/WORKSHOP

 

Sr.No. Title Level Organizer Year
01 Quality Enhancement in Higher Education National Seminar Arts, Commerce and Management Science College, Parli-Vaijnath

 

2012-13
 02 Oral Traditions and Literature National Seminar New Arts, Commerce and Sci. College, Shevgaon 2013-14
03 Dialogue Across Languages : Theory and Practice of Translation Regional Workshop Dept. of English and Cultural Studies, P.U., Chandigarh 2013-14
04 Banjara Professors Conference National Conference NBPA, Nanded 2013-14
05 CBCS System in Higher Education State Seminar Yogeshwari College, Ambajogai 2014-15
06 Research Paper Writing Regional Workshop SRT College, Ambajogai and SPGP College, Sirsala 2015-16
07 Quality Enhancement Techniques Regional Workshop VCPV 2016-17
08 Research and Anti Plagiarism Regional Workshop Y.C. College, Ambajogai 2016-17
09 Revised Accreditation Process of NAAC State Workshop SRT, College, Ambajogai 2017-2018
10 National Seminar Shivaji College, Parbhani 2017-18
11 Contemporary English Lit. National Seminar Vasant College, Kaij 2017-18
12 IPR Workshop VCPV 2017-18
13 IPR Workshop PGPC, Sirsala 2017-2018

 

 

Mr. N S Jadhav: 

:: Research Papers/ Conference Proceedings

 

 

Type of Journal Title with Page No. Journal Details Published year Sole/ Co-Author Peer Review/Impact Factor API Score
National Journal Pardigm shift towards skill enhancement in higher education,Vol- 04 issue -2 pp no. 122-124 Feb. 2018

 

 

Chronicle of Humanities  & Cultural studies

 

 

 

 

2018 Sole Impact Factor 4.197

ISSN-2454-5503

20
National Journal Teaching Drama: A Multy Cultural perspective: With the Jugement of Indra as a case in point Vol.-04 ,Issue -02,pp 28-30, Feb- 2018 Chronicle of Humanities  & Cultural studie 2018 Sole Impact Factor 4.197

ISSN-2454-5503

20
National Journal A theme of racial prejudice in S Jakson’s flower garden & Diane oliver’s neighbours A comparative study

Special Issue Vil-05 ,Issue-02 ,pp- 112-119

 

 

Contemporary English Literature ,Indian Literature & culture today 2018 Sole ISSN-2395-3721 10
National Seminar Globalization of education : As an empowering tools for Tribal women Vol.07 Issue -21,pp -35-40 International Multilingual Research Journal 2018 Sole ISSN 2319-9318 20
:: Paper Presented in Conference/Workshop/Symposium
01 National Conference Two- Day National Conference on Movements and Literature: New Perspectives

 

School of Lang, Lit. & Cult,Studies Nanded & K.S. Wani M.P. A. S. Dhule.

Date 29-30 Jan, 2018

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ADDRESS

Jawahar Education Society’s

Vaidyanath College  Arts, Science and Commerce
Ambajogai Road,
Parli – Vaijanath,
Maharashtra 431515

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