Department of English


1. Establishment:  1964
2. Number of Teaching Posts:  04
3. Sanctioned and Filled:  04
4. Workload of the Department: 88+20
Faculties in the Department:
Faculty Name Academic Qualification Designation
Dr. Ghatge Satish Ramchandra M.A., M. Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor
Mr. Ruikar Shrikant Mahadev M.A. Associate Professor
Mrs.Joshi Shruti Meghnad M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil., SET,Ph.D.(submitted) Assistant Professor
Ms. Pawar Madhuri Subhash M.A. Assistant Professor


Departmental Activities

Creative club:

1.   Enactment of dialogues from Shakespeare’s play, As you like it!

2.   Poetry Recitation Competition

3.   expression of Thoughts

4.   Audio- Visual sessions- Films Screening

5.   Guest Lectures

Shivaji University Magazine Competition Winners:

1.   PrashantMagdum, B.A. Part-III (First Prize)

Biographical Writing- ‘AppasahebPawar’

2.   RuturajKuldeep, B.A. Part-II (First Prize)

Personal Essay- ‘Never Give up’

3.   RuchaShalgaonkar,B.A.Part-III (Second Prize)

Critical Writing- ‘Jane Austen: Feminism in Novels’

4.   ShrikantRawool, B.A. Part-III (Second Prize)

Travelogue- ‘Amboli-The Heaven’


Our Toppers

University Rankers:

No. Name   Rank
1 Ms. RuchaShalgaonkar : 6th in the university merit list
2 Ms. SupriyaPatil : 10th in the subject merit
3 Ms. AratiMadhav : 6th in the subject merit
4 Ms. MadhuriPawar : 9th in subject merit

Scholarship Holders:

1)   SupriyaPatil

2)   RekhaNikam

3)   AratiMadhav

4)   MadhuriPawar

5)   AshwiniVadar

6)   MeghanaGowalkar

7)   VinayakGaikwad

Book Review Competition:

1.   MayuriSuravase: 2nd Prize

2.   AshwiniVadar: 3rd Prize

3.   Sushant Mane: Consolation Prize

Lead College Activities:

1)   Paper presentation competition

Ms. SupriyaPatil, B.A. Part-III – 1st Prize

2)   Poetry recitation competition

RuturajKuldeep, B.A. Part-III- 1st Prize

3)   English Antakshari Competition

SupriyaPatil&RuturajKuldeep- 1st Prize

4)   Dramatic Performance in English

Vivekanand Team

5)   Telling Tales Competition

Sachin More- 3rd Prize

MegharaniPatil – Consolation Prize

Organization of workshop:

Organized one day workshop on ‘Revised Syllabus of B. Sc. Part- III, English (Compulsory)


Departmental Activities

Organization of one day workshop under the lead college activities- (New College Cluster Scheme on 23rd Dec. 2010 on ‘English for Personality Development)

Organized a two day UGC sponsored National Conference on ‘The Role of Language in Mass Media’ on 4th& 5th February, 2011.

Organization of Study Tour atKokan.



Our Topper

Merit Scholarship:

1.   Miss. Puja Pawar- First in the University- Merit Scholarship Rs.10,000/-

Shivaji University Magazine Competition:

1.   Smt. MayuriRaigandhi, B. Com. III (Interview Prize)

2.   Smt. SupriyaJadhav, B.A. III (Personal Essay)



Departmental Activities

English Week: 10th to 17th Sept. 2011:

Various competitions organized in this week:

1)   Poetry reading

2)   Essay writing

3)   Literacy quiz

4)   Vocabulary Antakshari

5)   Drama performance

6)   Elocution

7)   Wall- Paper


Our Topper

PoojaLaxmanPawar,B.A.Part-III: 1st in University Merit list


Observation in English Week from 10th Sept. to 15th Sept. 2012

1.   Poetry reading

2.   Essay writing

3.   Display of wallpaper

4.   Quiz/ vocabulary Antakshari

5.   Film show

6.   Elocution

Literary Association:

Chief Guest: Prin. Dr. D.R. More


Departmental Activities

Observation of English Fortnight:26th Aug. to 7th Sept. 2013

Wallpaper Display- on 14th Sept. 2013

Organization of a Two Day UGC sponsored National Conference on

‘Literary Representation of Social, Political &Economic Changes in the Novels of 1980s to 2010: A Reassessment’ on 27 & 28 Sept. 2013.

Organized a One Day Workshop on revised syllabus of B.Sc. Part- I, Compulsory English on 29th Aug. 2013

Achievement of the Students:

1)   Mr. Mahesh Kengar,  B.A. Part-II, Participation in International Youth Festival (Tabla Competition)

2)   Ms. ChetanaNamdevPatil, B.A. Part-III,Participation in National Youth Festival, (NCC/ Youth Festival(National)/ Cultural Activities)

3)   Ms. PoojaArunPatil, B.A. Part-III, Participation in University Youth Festival

4)   Mr. Indrajeet J. Patil, B.A. Part-II, Second Prize for Informative Article,Shivaji University- Magazine Competition

5)   Mr. AbhijeetMurkute, B.A. Part-II, Second Prize, for Research Article,Shivaji University Magazine Competition

Innovative Practices:

  • Observation of English Week/Fortnight
  • Surprise Tests
  • Open book Tests
  • Welcome Function
  • Farewell Function