Dr. A.D. Bobade
(HOD English Department)
Shri Shivaji Education Society was founded by Dr. Panjabrao alias Bhausaheb Deshmukh in 1932 in order to provide opportunities of Higher Education to the common people. Shri Shivaji Arts and Commerce College, the first College of the Society was started in 1946. The PG course in English was introduced in the year 1946.
The English Department is one of the oldest department which has been functioning since the inception of the institution with six full time sanctioned posts. . The English Department is always at the forefront of the academic and administrative activities of the College, with a team of dedicated faculty members headed by Dr Archana Bobade, the Department has a galaxy of teachers to explore new avenues in its pursuit for excellence and high quality.
The English Department is committed to provide opportunities to students to ensure standards of excellence and supreme quality for the students. It provides various facilities for imparting good quality higher education and conducting advanced research. The Department has a well equipped research centre for Ph.D research scholars. Our Department has a well-equipped English Language Lab to hone the language and communication skills of the students
Vission:To stimulate and develop the imagination and critical thinking of the students through teaching and research and to develop the Department as a centre for academic excellence and high quality research.