Department of English

The history of the English department is inextricably linked with that of the college. The English Department has been one of the pioneering departments of the college which started an undergraduate programme in 1972. The postgraduate programme in English Language and Literature was introduced in 1998. The Department is committed to enriching the lives of its students by empowering them. The PG Department of English has been noted for its commendable achievement in the academic scenario of SCAM government College. The English Department hosts E. C Antony Memorial Lecture every year commemorating its former colleague Dr EC Antony. On top of it the department has been conducting Avalanche a lecture series on recent trends every year. keeping in alliance with curricular activities, the literary, as well as the debate clubs of the Department, perform vital roles in the college. In a way, the PG Department of English is executing the indispensable role in moulding up the educational standard of the college.

Established Year 1972
Programmes Offered BA English
MA English
Current intake of Students
Head of the Department Annie Placid


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Annie Placid

Assistant Professor & Head


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Dr. Denis Joseph Anatty Olakkengil

Associate Professor


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Dr. Suja Mathew

Assistant Professor



Lakshmi G Menon

Assistant Professor


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Razeena PR

Assistant Professor


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Dr. Sijo Varghese C

Associate Professor


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Rajani KR

Assistant Professor


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Kavitha P

Assistant Professor


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Nisha KS

Assistant Professor


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Manu Madhav

Assistant Professor


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EVENTS 2022-23 Academic Year

  • 27/02/2023 English Association Inauguration – The English Association was inaugurated by Eminent poet and Kerala Sahitya Akademi poetry award recipient Sri Anvar Ali on. Association secretary Bhamini Bharathan gave the welcome speech, HOD Anne Placid gave the Presidential Address  and  Sri Anvar Ali the Inaugural Address. Felicitations were offered by Sri Suresh A K( Principal), Kiran K K ( College Union Chairman) , Smt Ajitha V( College Union Adviser) and Dr Sijo Varghese( IQAC)

  • 10/01/2023 Talk on “Indian Theatre” by Padma Shri Dr.Neelam Mansingh Chowdhry
  • 20/12/2022  Certificate Course in Sustainable English Language Learning The Department of English initiates Certificate Course in Sustainable English Language Learning to enable students overcome English Language Learning barriers.
  • 13/12/2022 Bridge Course Inauguration – Bridge courses for the first semester undergraduate and postgraduate students of the Dept of English were inaugurated by the college Principal Sri Suresh A K on  Bridge courses are designed to provide the novices of various academic programmes with the basic knowledge foundation which enables them to make a smooth transition into the curricula of their new academic programmes
  • 05/12/2022 EC Antony Memorial Lecture 2022 – Talk by Venu Rajamony IFS
  • 25/11/2022 Meal for a Day – The Department of English distributed food packets for the needy. The food was contributed by the students and staff of the department and they distributed about 250 packets of food for the homeless and the needy in the college premises.
  • 15/06/2022 Unravelling the Poetic Denouement by Sudeep Sen.


Ms. Namitha Ashokan of third year BA English won First prize in ‘CENTENARY MEMORIAL ENGLISH ELOCUTION NATIONAL LEVEL COMPETITION’  conducted by St.Thomas College (Autonomous), Thrissur, Kerala on 5th March 2022.