About the department

  • The Department has been functioning from 2004.
  • The Department aims at creating a knowledge community with excellent communicative competence.
  • Students get training in Master of Ceremonies for any programme conducted in the college.
  • The Department of English includes language laboratory in which students articulating their experiences, thoughts, and passion.

Programmes offered

Vision & Mission

  • To impart a multicultural and multilingual dimension to the study of the global language and to help students see themselves as professionals, as part of a discipline with skills and abilities.
  • It also provides students with sophisticated writing and critical thinking skills useful not only in the academy but also in the world at large.
  • The English Department is committed to enabling students from diverse educational backgrounds to be sufficiently prepared to become independent language learners in order to achieve their academic, professional and personal goals.
  • Our aim is to enhance students’ critical and analytical skills, promote academic honesty and equip them with necessary language and leadership skills to succeed with the professional arena
Programme Specific Outcomes (PSOs)
Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)
  • PEO1: To enable graduates to pursue research, or have a successful career in academia or industries associated with Electronics and Communication Engineering, or as entrepreneurs.
  • PEO2: To provide students with strong foundational concepts and also advanced techniques and tools in order to enable them to build solutions or systems of varying complexity.
  • PEO3: To prepare students to critically analyze existing literature in an area of specialization and ethically develop innovative and research oriented methodologies to solve the problems identified.
Program Outcomes (POs)

Advisory Committee

Department Program Advisory Committee (DPAC)
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Members of the Board of Studies

S.No. Name of the Member Communication Address Of The Members BoS Designation

List of Laboratories

A fully computerized 60 – seated language lab with state –of-the-art facilities provides an authentic language learning experience. To complement classroom lectures, audio-visual sessions and online examinations are conducted as a part of the teaching-learning process. The department has dedicated and well experienced staff members with expertise to offer various courses. For effective language skills enhancement, language labs are put to use on a regular basis. There is a state of the art Audio-Visual Language Lab and also a Computer Based Language Lab. A rich resource of Video, Audio, Compact Disc collections on the art of English language teaching and learning remains an asset to the department.

  • BEC
  • GRE
Department Name of the Laboratory Lab / Major Equipments Investment till Date Rs.
Department of English Communication and Soft Skills – Laboratory Based Television 16000.00

Department of English
Communication and Soft Skills – Laboratory Based Collar Mike 2700.00
Department of English Communication and Soft Skills – Laboratory Based Cordless Mike 3000.00
Department of English Communication and Soft Skills – Laboratory Based Audio Mixer 13000.00
Department of English Communication and Soft Skills – Laboratory Based DVD Player 8500.00
Department of English Communication and Soft Skills – Laboratory Based LCD Projector 320000.00
Department of English Communication and Soft Skills – Laboratory Based Head Phones/ Software 3478125.00

Faculty & Staff

S.No Name Designation
1 Mrs.S.Shanthi Professor and Head
2 Ms.S.Aishwariya Assistant Professor
3 Mr.N.Karthik Assistant Professor
4 Ms.M.G.Iswariya Assistant Professor
5 Ms. Shobiyaa V Assistant Professor
6 Ms. Joyce Esther S Assistant Professor
7 Mrs.R.Kavitha Assistant Professor
8 Mr. Ayieshaasma S Assistant Professor
9 Ms. Anila M Assistant Professor
10 Ms. Jagadeeswari P Assistant Professor
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Short-Term Courses

S.No. Name of Agency Courses Offered Discipline


Seminars, Conferences & Workshops conducted through Professional Societies
Events organized in last three academic years:
S.No. Type of Events Professional society Date Events Name



Memorandum of Understanding signed during last three academic years 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-2017
S.No Academy Name Nature of MOU
1 Speak Easy, Salem Certificate Course
2 Karadi Path, Salem Skill development course
3 Asscon Academy Centre, Salem Soft skills and Placement Training


Department of English

Mahendra College of Engineering,

Mahendra Salem Campus,

Chennai Main Road, Minnampalli, Salem,

Tamil Nadu 636106.

Phone: (0427) 2482884

E-Mail id: hodenglish@mahendracollege.com