The Department of English was established in 1946. The Under-Graduate Course (B.A.) is offered by the department from 1946 and in the year 2003 the department has started the Post-Graduate Course (M.A.) along with Ph.D. The Programmes offered by the department are B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. The Department has the facility of Language Lab (ELT). In the Department, students are assessed by assignment preparation, tutorial classes, paper presentation, feed back, ELT, practice teaching, training through audio-visual equipments and mock test.. In the Department, the teachers update themselves by consulting reference books and journals, surfing internet, Joining refresher and orientation courses etc.and by completing language based courses PGCTE and PGDTE from CIEFL, Hyderabad. American Drama, Contemporary Literary Theory, British English Poetry, English Language Teaching are the major areas for research activities.