About Humanities

The department of Humanities with an interdisciplinary academic thrust that fosters holistic, humanistic values and enquiry is unique in the sense that it not only has a distinct identity of its own as an independent department but also provides academic inputs and services to other departments of the University. The department works on the principle of integrating knowledge and humanity. Its objective is to inculcate the very simple yet very important characteristics of sensibility and sensitivity among its students and help them grow into true human beings in increasingly mechanized society. The department has been offering two year degree programme of M.A. in English and certificate courses in foreign languages since 2008. While as service department it has been offering various courses in English, Communication Skills, Management and Economics to the undergraduate engineering and postgraduate management students since the time DCRUST was a state engineering college.

The department of Humanities is committed to teach and train students in all aspects of English language and Literature. The department has one state of the art ‘Language Lab’ with the latest requisite software and course modules. The department also has a ‘Media and Communication Lab’.


MA English


P.G. Diploma / Certificate Course


To nurture a holistic being with professional acumen and social responsibility


To  offer academically innovative but need based professional courses so as to expose the students to the context of humanities and social sciences with a view to equip them with holistic values and professionalism, societal sensitivity and to turn them into responsible citizens and effective communicators.

Department Contact Info

Department of English

Prof. Rekha
Professor & Chairman

0130- 2484028

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

Social Info

Student Resources


Courses Offered


The Department offers academically innovative but need based courses/ programmes (given below) with professional orientation:

  • MA English
  • Ph.D. in Literature and Language, Culture and Gender Studies
  • P.G. Diploma in Translation Studies
  • Certificate Course in French
  • Certificate Course in German
  • Certificate Course in Chinese
  • Certificate Course in Arabic language


Envisioned as a comprehensive course, M.A. English started by the department in 2008 equips and enables students to face professional challenges with vision and courage.  It delivers application-oriented and UGC NET-specific curricula through interactive pedagogy with focus on training in seminar, oral and non-verbal skills. A perfect blend of conventional classroom teaching with chalk and talk method and state-of-the-art technological aids such as Language Lab Software targets holistic development of personal, professional and social persona of the student.  The USP of MA English offered by the department is that one can acquire an additional one year Diploma in Communication Skills and Personality Development along with two year degree programme by opting two additional papers in the first year of M.A. English. The details of M.A. English, Diploma in Translation Studies and Part-time Certificate Course in foreign languages are:

Course Qualifying Degree Intake Normal Duration ExtendedDuration
M.A. English Bachelor or Master’s degree in any discipline 30 2 years 4 Years
P.G. Diploma in Translation Studies Bachelor or Master’s degree in any discipline 30 1 Year 2 Year
Certificate Course in French +12 with English as Subject *Two semesters  
Certificate Course in German +12 with English as Subject *Two semesters  
Certificate Course in Chinese +12 with English as Subject *Two semesters  
Certificate Course in Arabic Language +12 with English as Subject *Two semesters  

* The candidate has the option to quit with Beginners’ Course in French/German/Chinese/Arabic Language after one semester.


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  • The department of Humanities has a 30 user state of the art Language Lab exclusively for the students of the university.

Note: The building of the department is fully AC.


Name of Faculty Member   Designation Highest Qualification Specialization
Dr. Rekha Professor Ph.D. Indian Literature in English, Women Studies, Culture     and Communication Studies
Dr. Sujata Rana Professor Ph.D. British Literature
Ms Tript Lata Associate Professor M.Phil Communication Skills
Dr. Mayur Chhikara Assistant Professor Ph.D. American Literature
Dr. Pradeep Singh Assistant Professor Ph.D. Indian Literature in English, Dalit Literature,  History of English Literature
Dhramendra Singh Assistant Professor M. PhilNET Indian Literature in English, Literary Theory & Criticism, Dalit Studies

Research and Publications

Publications in National  Journals

Why Study Here?

The Academic offers include 14 majors, 15 minors, and more than 100 in major specializations so your degree will surely reflect your interests and strengths.

Not only does DCRUST provide you the practical skills that is necessary to transition seamlessly into the workforce upon your graduation, but we also make sure that you will have a good sense of social justice so that you make the transition responsibly.

DCRUST offering  Studies with considerable success since 1987.