Prof. Vijay F Nagannawar
Chairman Dept. of English


      The Department of Studies in English was established in the academic year 2011-12 in the month of June, soon after the independent status accorded to Rani Channamma University, Belagavi. Presently with Seven faculty members, the department is full- fledged with a Professor, and six assistant professors serving at the main campus, PG centre at Bijapur and Constituent College, Belgaum, and one on deputation to KSHE. With a student strength of hundred and above, the department is vibrant with teaching- learning, co-curricular, extra-curricular activities conducted all through the year. The department functions with a holistic purpose to provide a congenial atmosphere for the overall development of the personalities of the students and hone their skills and maximize their potentials to compete in today’s global world

Vision/Mission Statement:

To emerge as model academic centre for the study of and research in language, literature and culture by developing the best teaching practices and introducing latest thrusts and trends in English studies.
Committed to the ideals of transformative learning paradigm, the department hopes to expand the parameters of English studies by fostering a meaningful dialogue between various disciplines by expanding the terrain of literary studies to include cultural studies.