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:
Sarbari Nath


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 NathProfile ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR American Literature

Dr. Somali SahaProfile


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 a Two-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

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