My journey at Shoolini has been incredible. I spent most of my time at the Yogananda Library, which provides 24X7 learning facilities and inspires and motivates every student in the university. Teachers at Shoolini always keep us engaged in valuable activities, which help us in academic and personality development.
BA (Hons) in English
BA (Hons) English at Shoolini University is an extensively designed programme with a holistic approach. English is a diverse language as it provides multiple opportunities to the young aspirants who want to explore varied aspects of this global language through world literature, drama, novel and poetry.
Students learn to read widely, analyse and comprehend literature in various forms and genres, and are trained to use their skills analytically as well as creatively. This approach helps them hone their essential skills in critical thinking, expression and research.
The vibrant department is allied with other departments of English across the country and aims at establishing global networks. It organises literary programmes at the regional, national as well as international level, collaborating with national and global academic associations.
The programme is taught by dynamic, conversant and devoted faculty members, who, with their innovative pedagogical approaches, encourage students to explore the nuances of the world, specifically Indian Literature, and its aspects such as poetry, prose, and others.
As a leading University of India, Shoolini University offers a highly specialised BA (Hons) English (3 years) degree.
- Headed by Prof Manju Jaidka, PhD from Panjab University, and a Postdoctoral Fulbright Fellow from Harvard and Yale
- Provides in-depth knowledge of different genres of literature
- Students get a chance to study a variety of issues related to contemporary English
- Develops critical understanding of different literary works like Indian Classical Literature, British literature, Modern literature, Post- Colonial Literature, etc.
- Provides high-level industry exposure by organising literary programmes at regional, national and international levels
- On-campus 24X7 Yogananda library with EBSCO access
A degree in English prepares students for a wide range of career opportunities in the various academic and information sectors, corporate sector and organisations
Key Areas of Research
Literary Criticism | Contemporary Literature | Feminism | Poetry | Narratology | Indian Writing in English | World Literatures in English | Film Studies| Teaching| Research
Meet The Faculty
Our globally acclaimed dynamic, conversant and devoted faculty members prepare students for varied future career options with their innovative pedagogical approaches. The faculty experts are from the academia as well as industry who are seasoned scholars with doctorates, postdocs from reputed universities in India and abroad.
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|Kesari Singh||Professor||View Profile|
|Vipin Pubby||Professor||View Profile|
|Amar Rao||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Pratip Mazumdar||Professor||View Profile|
|Nandan Sharma||Associate Professor||View Profile|
|Pooja Verma||Associate Professor||View Profile|
|Chander Mohan Gupta||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Varsha Patil||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Monika Thakur||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Prachi Kapil||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Neeraj Pizar||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Nitin Gupta||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Kamal Kant Vashisth||Associate Professor||View Profile|
|Anupriya Thakur||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Ankit Shukla||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Subodh Saurabh Singh||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Supriya Srivastava||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Vijay Kumar||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Rosey Dhanta||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Mala Tripathi||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Anupama Chandel||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Ranjna Thakur||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Lata Negi||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Manju Jaidka||Professor||View Profile|
|Narinder Gupta||Professor||View Profile|
|Anita Chauhan||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Chef Nagendra Yadav||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Nisha Kapoor||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Purnima Bali||Associate Professor||View Profile|
|William Asamoah||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Ankita Verma||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Sumit Kumar||Visiting Faculty||View Profile|
|Ashoo Khosla||Associate Professor||View Profile|
|Deepshika Thakur||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Justice SS Thakur||Professor||View Profile|
|Swati Soni||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Shubham Sharma||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Apar Kaushik||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Bharti Sharma||Professor||View Profile|
|Sandeep Singh||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Vinay Negi||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Payal Jindal Khanna||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Ankur Saxena Bashar||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Indu Negi||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Sakshi Sundaram||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Bhawna||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Atul Khosla||Professor||View Profile|
|Renu Pal Sood||Associate Professor||View Profile|
|Col.TPS Gill||Professor||View Profile|
|Dr. Tej Nath Dhar||Professor||View Profile|
|Poonam Nanda||Associate Professor||View Profile|
|Ajay Khanna||Associate Professor||View Profile|
|Isha Jaswal||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Navreet Sahi||Associate Professor||View Profile|
|Palak Sharma||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Rajesh Williams||Assistant Professor||View Profile|
|Amit Khanna||Professor||View Profile|
|Mukesh Goswami||Professor||View Profile|
I am grateful to be a part of Shoolini and the supportive faculty members who helped me find out what I am capable of. Mentorship from practicing journalists prepared me for the next chapter of my life. I gained practical experience in TV, radio and the print media.
When you are at Shoolini, life automatically falls in place. It is a perfect blend of studies and enjoyment. I got the opportunity to indulge in many extracurricular activities, worked on my personality, and built the confidence to face a crowd that I didn’t have earlier.
The course curriculum is designed to provide in-depth knowledge of contemporary literary aspects across the globe. Students will study literature in numerous arrangements and genres which includes English Grammar and Literary Terms along with the detailed study of English Prose English Drama, Poetry, Novel, Classical Literature, Modern Poetry and Drama, Twentieth-Century Indian Writing, English Poetry from 14th to 18th Century, etc.