Vision & Mission


To strive for academic excellence and to advance research expertise in the core areas of English Studies as well as allied disciplines; expanding the canon by incorporating Translation Studies, Culture Studies, Comparative Literature, Gender Studies and Studies in Margins.


The Department of English, Jamia Millia Islamia, strives to:
  • Help its UG and PG students develop academic distinction together with honing skills and abilities required in the professional world
  • Build an archive of seminal Indian texts in English translation
  • Build a digital archive of seminal Indian literary texts
  • Continue collaborations with institutions of higher learning in India and abroad