The Department of English at T.H.K Jain College was
established in the year 2010. In the industrial environment
of urban Bengal, the Department has kept the luminous zeal
for literature alive in the students.
The course covers a wide range of texts, literary trends, contemporary topics of relevance like business communication and translation studies, discussion of theories as well as schools of criticism
The Department aims to make the study of literature stimulating and enlightening. Active participation from the students is sought in the process of teaching-learning so that their cognitive and analytical skills are honed.
The Department regularly invites teachers of repute from other institutions to conduct special lecture sessions. The results of the students following the old curriculum as well as the new CBCS system under the University of Calcutta have been exceptionally good.
The toppers of the last three academic years have attained the following scores:
Chandrabali Sarkar presented a paper on Popular Literature at Inter-University UG Students' Seminar at Sister Nivedita University, February 2020
The department regularly organises different co-curricular and extra-curricular activities for the students to make the teaching-learning process more engaging. Some of these include: