Department of English

Department of English
Head: Prof. Margaret L. Pachuau

Year of Establishment : 1979
Year of First Intake of Student : 1979
Phone No. Department : 0389-2330631
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The Department of English was established in 1979 under NEHU Mizoram Campus. It was absorbed under Mizoram University on 2nd July 2001. A language Laborartory has been set up in the Department of English as a joint facility for the School of Education & Humanities in 2010. The Department of Eglish is the only department within the University to be awarded the UGC-SAP. It has now been upgraded to UGC-SAP DRS II from the year 2018, with the trust area on ―Situating the Mizo/Zohnahthlak in Mizoram and Manipur: A Study of the Historical and Socio-Cultural Processes of the Emergent Identities from Orality to Writing‖. The department is well recognized for its progressive and innovative outlook towards teaching and research in literatures studies in English and for comparative literary and cultural studies. Our research programmes are widely recognized for their inter-diciplinary approach. Translation Studies has had an important place in our programmes. Our focus is to develop in the students an ability to relate literature to the cultural context, to compare literary theories and texts, and to explore the ways in which history, ideology and material forces and conditions and literary texts.

Prof. Margaret L. Pachuau, ProfessorDownload
Prof. Margaret Ch. Zama, ProfessorDownload
Prof. Sarangadhar Baral, ProfessorDownload
Dr. Lalrindiki T. Fanai, Associate ProfessorDownload
Dr. K.C. Lalthlamuani, Associate ProfessorDownload
Dr. Cherrie L. Chhangte, Assistant ProfessorDownload
Dr. Kristina Z. Zama, Assistant ProfessorDownload
Dr. Thongam Dhanajit Singh, Assistant ProfessorDownload

Programmes under the department: MA, Mphil and PhD