Department of English:

Brief Profile of the Department:

1.INTRODUCTION : The Department of English of Women’s College made a humble beginning in 1965 with only one guest lecturer, but gradually the teaching activities of the department have acquired a wider perspective with the introduction of courses like English Major/ Honours, core/ Elective in English, compulsory English, Foundation(MIL), Communicative English, spoken English Programme and a General paper for BCA. The overall performance of the department is extremely good. Many students of the department have qualified in different competitive examinations, including NET/ SLET.

4. Year Of Establishment: 1965

5. Name of HOD:
Lipika Choudhury


Courses offered: B.A(MAJOR & GENERAL)

Intake Capacity:  MAJOR (TDPH)  - 50 & GENERAL (TDPG) - No Limit.

Entry level Qualification: H.S.(+2) Passed

Total NET/SLET Qualified Students: NA

Total No. of Ph. D. awarded students: NA

Total Research Project Funding (Completed & ongoing): NA



Staff Members: NIL

Ph. D Scholars: NIL


Image Name             Designation Specialization Contact Details
Sarbari Nath ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR   9436123924
  Lipika Choudhury ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR British Literature



Dr. Somali Saha


Subaltern Studies, Dalit Literature



Seminar/Conference/Workshop/Refresher/Orientations etc. Organized:

  Organised a National Seminar on “Post independence Indian Fiction in English on 22-23 July, 2011.

  Collaborated Ramthakur College to organize a National Seminar on “New Lights on Indian Women Novelists in English” on 6th & 7th March, 2010.

  Organised three State-Level Teachers’ training Programme on ‘Effective Communication skills’ in collaboration with British Council, Kolkata in the year 2009, 2010 &2011.

  Arranged a Special Talk on Ghasiram Kotwal By the Director of National School of Drama.

  Interviews of Soumitra Chatterjee, Pandit Shib Kumar Sharma are taken by the students of Communicative English.

  Documentary films on Old Age Home and Street Children are made by the students of Communicative English.

  Arranged a special Talk on Indian English Poetry by Dr. Rama Prasad Biswas.

  Arranged a talk on English as a Communicative Language by Nilanjan Bala.

  Organised an Interaction Programme between Students and Actress Nandita Das.

  Organised aTwo-days State-Level workshop on Challenges in Teaching English language. The main speakers are Prof. M. Q. khan, Ex V.C, Berhampur University, Dr. Prabhas Dhar and Dr. B.P. Mukherjee.

  • Documentary film on Save Girl Child is prepared by the students of Communicative English

Contact Us:

Address of Communication:

Department of English

Women’s College

B. K. Road, Agartala

Tripura, India

Pin-799 001

Email ID:

Contact No: 9436503245

Other Details

Laboratory Facilities: Department of English has a well-established Language Laboratory.

Details of Research groups: NIL

Collaborations: NIL

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