Welcome to a fast-growing, dynamic and active community of scholars, and writers in the Department of English at Shiv Nadar University. Our quest is for excellence in teaching, research, and service. We seek to engage students with a diverse range of literary works in a global and Indian context. Our course offerings combine cutting-edge literary studies with a serious engagement with creative writing, academic writing, translation studies, gender and sexuality, philology, Shakespeare studies, the Nineteenth Century Novel, Modernism and Post-Modernism. The research publication of our faculty, trained in some of the best universities in the world, reflects the wide-ranging research specializations that has gone into the making of the curriculum and is available for areas of research guidance. Students in the Department of English will have the opportunity to publish in as well as help edit several SNU student and faculty led publication initiatives such as: The Campus Caravan, The Freewheeler, Bodaki Crossing and The Avant Guardian.
We offer B.A. and M.A. programs, as well as the PhD program. For more details, please feel free to browse the faculty profiles and write to any faculty member or stop by and visit us.