Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Mahavidyalaya

Phone: 0230 247 1086  |  Email: bacpvd54@yahoo.co.in

                               Establishment : 1979

Jayprakash Education Society’s

Barrister Tatyasaheb Mane Vidhyanagar, Peth Vadgaon, Tal Hatkangale, Dist-Kolhapur 

Affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhhapur

Department of english

Department of english

Department of English, established in 1984, offers UG Programme in English for Arts and Commerce faculty students. The syllabus of the UG Programme is framed by the affiliating University i.e.  Shivaji University, Kolhapur. The syllabus is immensely useful for students to acquire basic communication skills, soft skills, life skills, etc. The department has developed its own Departmental Library which consists of more than 75 books.  Since its inception in 1984, the Department of English has been taking sincere efforts to develop the department as a center for academic excellence. It has a glorious legacy of eminent teachers such as Prof. Satish N. Mane, Prin. N. K. Shinde and Prof. Maner. At present, there are four faculty members in the department. The faculty members are well-experienced and research-oriented. The department also provides intensive mentoring to students both in and beyond the classroom. It aims to enhance communication skills, literary interest, language competence, and critical thinking among the students. The department, therefore, undertakes debates, discussions, participative learning, project-based learning, etc. for the overall development of the students. The department runs various courses such as Basic English Grammar, Foundation Course in English, and English for Competitive Examinations. English Literary Association is also a key feature of the department. 


  • To contribute to general education
  • To train students in communication skills in English 
  • To introduce students to the tools of library scholarship
  • To strengthen their ability to analyze all forms of literary expression
  • To motivate them for career and higher education


  • To develop the ability to express themselves clearly and comprehensively, orally and in writing
  • To inculcate human values and national values among the students
  • To provide a platform to boost self-confidence and to analyze the hidden potential of the students
  • To generate the right behavior and positive attitude towards life and the society
  • To promote awareness among the students that they are responsible and accountable citizens of the nation
  • To nurture a sense of practical wisdom, individual dignity, professional integrity and justice for all  


Sr No.

Name of Faculty





Dr. Vilas P. Chaugaule

Head and Assistant Professor

M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D., NET, SET


Mr. Milind M. Powar

Assistant Professor

M.A., B.Ed., SET


Mrs. Joyti G. More

Assistant Professor



Dr. Vidya A. Desai

Assistant Professor

M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., NET