BA Communicative English

BA Communicative English is a six semester programme under the Choice Based Credit and Semester System of the MG University. The core areas of the programme include English Language and Literature, Journalism and Communication. The programme also includes two On the Job Training courses, one in Communicative English, and the other in Journalism. It is an ideal programme for students who want to pursue higher studies in Journalism, Management, Social Work, Tourism, Hospitality, Law and English.

  • Compulsory library hours and library journal
  • Lecture /quiz/ GD/presentation/assignments/audio-visual materials/Media visits
  • On the Job Training ( 4 students at a tribal school)
  • ‘After School` – classes for school students
  • Outreach programme – DARE Peermade, Nava Jeevan Kottayam
  • ‘Expert Talks’ for students by eminent professors and professionals
  • Intensive communication skills enhancement and confidence building programme for students from local govt/aided schools - Extension dept
  • Best NSS volunteer – MG University, participation in Republic Day parade
  • Participation in Indian Students Parliament, prizes in inter collegiate fests, staging of Shakespeare’s plays, anchor on Asianet Channel, Speak for Kerala(debate)
  • On the Job Training in The Hindu, The New Indian Express, Kairali Channel, Asianet News, Reporter etc
  • Website for socio-political discussions
  • Placement for eight final year students in GICE (Goan Institute of Communicative English), Infosys and Sutherland (highest salary 16000/month)
  • In-house newsletter covering major events on the campus
  • Association of Communicative English Students – photo exhibition & seminar on photography [ Mr Balan Madhavan - National Geographic]
  1. Academic Qualifications
    • PhD holders : 1
    • NET : 1
  2. Teachers with International Exposure : 2
  3. Teaching Experience
    • less than 5 years : 3
    • 5-10 years : 2
    • 15-20 years : 2
    • more than 40 years : 1
  4. Best Principal Award (Instituted by T John College, Bangalore) : Sr Dr Flower
  5. Chairman ( formerly), MG University Board of Studies & Board of Examiners - Sr Dr Flower
  6. Communication skills trainers , MG University additional examiners, quiz master
  7. Additional English classes for PG departments
  8. Training partner for ASAP (Additional Skill Acquisition Programme) of Govt of Kerala for college students
  9. ‘Excellence and Beyond’ – special communication skills enhancement programme for select students from each class
  10. Seminars attended : 28
  11. Papers presented : 6
  12. Books/study materials published : 3