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Abeda Inamdar Senior College

Department Profile


English is a Compulsory subject for all Disciplines. Its global demand and International status makes English a useful and indispensable tool. Be it Science & Technology, Commerce & Management or the Humanities, knowledge of English is not only necessary but it also provides a cutting edge in today’s competitive world. Needless to say Communicative and Functional English with emphasis on developing Soft Skills is the thrust area in the current educational scenario.

Teaching Learning

The Department of English is focused towards the promotion and teaching of English in a very big way. It aims at making the student acquire the language using conventional tools and also the modern methods. The student is enabled to acquire linguistic skills and become an effective and fluent user of the language.

The Department has come into its own in the last fifteen years. It has made significant contribution towards the teaching and promotion of English not just in the college but also on the campus. 

The Department of English has grown from an Undergraduate centre to a thriving Postgraduate Department from 2003-04. The addition of the Research Centre in English from 2011-2012 has added to the Profile of the Department.


The English department has well qualified faculty.

The Department has consistently had University toppers. 06 students have got first or second rank at Savitribai Phule Pune University BA and MA programmes.

Department Head

Dr. Mukul Joshi 

Associate Professor and Head, Department of English, AISC 

M.A, M.Phil, PhD, SET





Department Program and Courses

Academic Programmes

  1. Under graduate
    B.A in English 
    Eligibilty: XII pass of any faculty

  2. Post Graduate
    M.A in English has been started from 2003-2004.
    Eligibility: Graduate of any faculty.

  3. Research Centre

    Commenced in 2011-2012 offers PhD in English. The Admission process is routed through the affiliating University

  4. Certificate Course in English
    Savitribai Phule Pune University's, Certificate Course in English is offered which is a biannual course.
    Eligibility: Std XII pass of any faculty

  5. Autonomous Courses
    Courses designed by the department are run for students of the campus. Basic, Intermediate and Advanced modules are offered. 
    Personality Development courses are also conducted by the department.

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Department Faculty

1. Dr.Mukul Joshi: MA, MPhil, PhD, SET; Teaching Experience: 20 years

2. Dr.Munira Lokhandwala: MA, PhD, SET; Teaching Experience: 18 years

3. Ms. Shaheen Patel: MA, MPhil, SET; Teaching Experience: 17 years

4. Ms. Jovia D'Souza: MA, SET; Teaching Experience: 2 years

5. Mr. Vinod Jangle: MA, SET/NET; Teaching Experience: 1 year 

6. Ms. Meera Jagdale: MA, SET; Teaching Experience: 1 year




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