Established in the year 1989 with the inception of Noorul Islam College of Engineering, the Department of English is now a constituent body of Noorul Islam Centre For Higher Education. The Department offers M. A. and M. Phil. courses in English Language and Literature in the regular stream. Ph.D. in English Language and Literature is offered in Full-Time and Part-Time modes.
The academic Year 2016-17 started with a good note for the Department of English. The Department organized a National Seminar on New Trends in English Language and Literature - NASTELL-2017 on 06 April 2017. Dr. C. Santhosh Kumar, Associate Professor, Department of English, Annamalai University, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu, graced the Seminar as Chief Guest and delivered a key note Address on New Trends in Different Literatures. 166 papers were selected and published in the Proceedings and 65 faculty, researchers and students presented their papers.
Our second Year M. A. Student Nimmy Alex won the first Prize in Verse Writing and Nimmy Alex and N. Monisha of the same class bagged the third Prize in the Quiz Competition in the Inter-Collegiate Literary Competition – Hindfest-2017 organised by S. T. Hindu College, Nagercoil, on 08 Feb 2017.