English

About the Department

The Department of English plays a pivotal role in producing Engineers equipped with English language skills and soft skills which will help them to emerge successful in today's competitive world. The department is active in all the directions to fulfill the requirements of the stakeholders in terms of Communication Skills and Personality Development.

Programmes offered

Vision & Mission

Vision

  • To impart competitive language skills to students to expand their intellectual, creative, and social horizons.
  • To emphasize the need of English in the digital world

Mission

  • To emphasize the need of English in the digital world
  • To prepare students for careers and higher education

PSOs, PEOs & POs

Advisory Committee

Board of Studies

Members of the Board of Studies

S.No Name of the Member BoS Designation
1

Mr. S. Rajakumar
HoD/Mathematics
Mahendra Engineering College
Mallasamudram, Namakkal.

Chairman
2

Dr. K. Chinnakali
Professor & Head
Department of PhysicsAnna University, Chennai – 600 025.

Anna University Nominee
3

Dr. A. Varghese Joseph
 Professor
 Department of English
SASTRA Deemed University
Thanjavur

Subject Expert
4

Dr.J.Kavitha 
Professor & Head
Department of English
Mahendra Engineering College
Mallasamudram, Namakkal.

Member
5

Dr.V. Sangeetha
Associate Professor
 Department of English
Mahendra Engineering College
Mallasamudram, Namakkal.

Member

Laboratory

The Dept. of English houses a full-fledged Language Laboratory which lab has the e - Class SW. This product offers an assortment of functions such as Recording, Student Monitoring, Teacher/Student Call, Group Conferencing, and so on. The main console is associated with 100 computers which have been extraordinarily intended for for student-teacher interaction, and more prominent fixation for language learning. The Language Laboratory is utilized to enhance the LSRW skills of the students through various language software developed by pioneer companies. Lessons and activities are assigned on regular basis so that the learners are exposed to a variety of Listening and Reading. Students who need to pay extra care in developing their communication skills and those who want to boost up their confidence and succeed in interviews and competetive examinations make use of this Communication Laboratory.

DIGITAL CONTENTS IN THE LAB:

  • English Mastery (Alania Series)
  • Active Grammar 1,2 & 3 (Cambridge)
  • Being Interviewed (train2success)
  • Cambridge-GD
  • Telephoning in English (Cambridge)
  • English in Mind 1,2 & 3 (Cambridge)
  • Face2face – 3 levels (Cambridge)
  • Murphy’s Grammar (Cambridge)
  • Complete IELTS (Cambridge)
  • Pronunciation Power 1 & 2
  • Business Vocabulary – 3 levels (Cambridge)
  • Professional Presentation

Faculty & Staff

Sl. No Name of the faculty Designation Qualification
1 Dr. J.Kavitha Professor MA., M.Phil., Ph.D
2 Dr.S.Sellakumar Professor MA., M.Phil., Ph.D
3 T.Manivasagam Assistant Professor MA., M.Phil.
4 S.Sakthivel Assistant Professor MA., M.Phil.
5 Dr.V.Sangeetha Associate Professor MA., M.Phil., Ph.D
6 M.Revathi Assistant Professor MA., M.Phil.
7 P.Rajan Assistant Professor MA., M.Phil.
8 M.Karthigeyan Assistant Professor MA., M.Phil.
Sl. No Name of the faculty No. of research publication
1 Dr.S.Sellakumar 2
2 Dr. J.Kavitha 5
3 T.Manivasagam -
4 S.Sakthivel -
5 Dr.V.Sangeetha 3
6 M.Revathi -
7 P.Rajan -
8 M.Karthigeyan -
S.No Name of the Supporting Staff Qualification

Credentials

More than 600 first year students are appearing for NPTEL online examinations on Better Spoken English.

CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE

Short-Term Courses

Events

Seminars, Conferences & Workshops conducted through Professional Societies

Events organized in last three academic years:
S.No. Type of Events Professional society Date Name of the Events
1 Workshop 07.12.2018 English Learning Made Easy and Joyful Dr. H. Abdul Hadi
Assistant Professor of English
The New College, Chennai.
Certified Examiner (IELTS, BEC)
Soft Skills Trainer
2  Seminar 25.01.2018 Secret of Joyful English Language Learning  Dr. K.Vincent Shobana
Linguist Trainer,
Director of Global Solutions.
& MD of International Private Limited, Chennai.
3 Poetry Competition 20.03.2019 The Mother English Literary Club

RESEARCH AND CONSULTANCY WORK

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Contact

Department of English

Mahendra Engineering College (Autonomous),

Salem- Thiruchengode Highway, Mahendhirapuri,

Mallasamudram,

Namakkal-637503,

Ph. No : 04288 288575.

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