To envision the department as a centre for academic excellence, professional expertise, and contextual research in English Studies.
- To train students in communication skills in English.
- To introduce students to the tools of literary scholarship.
- To strengthen their ability to analyze all forms of literary expression.
- To prepare them for careers and higher education.
- To enable students to develop a holistic understanding of literatures in English.
- To introduce students to the tools of research and broaden their critical sensibilities.
- To equip them for further research and career opportunities.
- To enable scholars to pursue advanced research in English Studies.
- To sharpen their critical ability to interpret and evaluate literary texts and theories.