Dr. Archana Bobade
Prof & Head Dept. of English
Dr. Panjabrao alias Bhausaheb Deshmukh, a social activist, educationist , social reformer and Minister of Agriculture in the first cabinet of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru founded Shri Shivaji Education Societyin 1932,a premier educational society of Central India ,to provide opportunities for the poor and downtrodden boys and girls in Vidarbha region of the state of Maharashtra .
We feel proud that our institution Shri Shivaji Arts and Commerce College, Amravati has a credit of being the first institution established by Shri Shivaji Education Societyin 1946. The Post Graduate programme was started in the year1981. The Department has been catering to the needs of the students from Mofussil area.
The English Department is one of the oldest department in the institutionsince its inception 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
Vision: 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.