B.S. Abdur Rahman University,
Seethakathi Estate,
Chennai -600048.
Phone :+91-44-22751347,48,50,75

Department of English

Overview of the Department


The Department of English was established in the year 1984. It offers courses such as Technical English and Communication Skills for UG and PG programmes. The objective of these courses is to equip students with the necessary communication skills and help them in inter-personal interaction in their professions. The syllabi of these courses have been designed in accordance with the mission and vision of this university. Realizing the significance of communication and soft skills in this global scenario, it gives due importance to improve these skills and empowers students to excel in their jobs.
The Department has offered value added programmes like Business English Certificate Programme and Japanese course in order to improve the employability prospects of the students. It pays special attention to weak learners from the beginning of the semester, there by producing good results consistently in the University examination.

The Department ensures quality education and training by constantly revising the syllabi in consultation with experts from both academia and industry. It offers research programmes - M.Phil and Ph.D in English Language Teaching.

The Department comprises 9 faculty members who have high academic qualification, experience and competence. They have published papers in National and International journals and also have presented papers at National and International levels.