Welcome to PCM S.D College Jalandhar


Under Graduate Courses
BA Hons (English)4 SemestersPassed BA Sem II Exam or equivalent Examination of GNDU
Add on Certificate courses
Communication Skills in English2 Semesters+2 pass or Equivalent Exam

Mrs. Anita Dhawan

  • Life Time Member Indian Association for American Studies
  • Member, Faculty of Languages, G.N.D.U (2007-2009)
  • Chief Editor College Magazine ‘Govind’ (1992 to 2014).
  • Member, Editorial Boards of the following Research Journals.
  • Economic Surge Nov. 2011, Vol. I ISBN 978-81-922707-0-8, Academia
  • WEBTROVERT 2011, Reflection 2012 and Mathematical Ascent,
  • Member Public Relations Committee of the college and Member College Prospectus Committee
  • Member, Selection Committee of G.N.D.U for recruitment of Assistant Professor in the subject in English.

Mrs. Usha Shahi

  • Member of the Board of Studies of G.N.D.U(2014-16) and Member, Faculty of Languages, (2012-14)
  • Co-ordinator IQAC
  • Member Innovative Cell and Member College Development Council
  • Member, Editorial Board of Research Journal ‘WEBTROVERT’, Academia
  • Member, Planning Forum , Member Advisory Board of the College and Member Prospectus Committee
  • Incharge Annual Prize Distribution Function (2013-2014)
  • Member, Youth Welfare Committee and Member, UGC Committee.

Mrs. Sarbjit Aneja

  • Member, Board of Studies of G.N.D.U. (1-7-2014 to 30-6-2016).
  • Member, Editorial Board of Research Journal ‘Economic Surge’, Academia ,Chief Editor, Annual College Magazine ‘Govind’ 2014-2015 & Incharge Wall Magazine.
  • Dean, Central Association (2013-14).
  • Member, Soft Skills & Personality Development.
  • Incharge, Annual Report.
  • Incharge, Prakriti (Go Green Club) & Incharge College Beautification.

Mrs. Suman Sirpal

  • Member, Faculty of Languages for the term 01-07-2014 to 30-06-2016
  • Member, Public Relations Committee of the College and Member Youth Club
  • Editor English Section of College Magazine ‘Govind’.
  • Member, Editorial Board, Academia
  • Incharge, College Website Design Committee (2013-14)
  • Incharge, Saraswati Pujan (Annual Function 2013-14)
  • Member Advisory Board “MOSAIC: Surface Ornamentation of Garments” ISBN 978-93-83084135.

Mrs. Ujla Dada Joshi

  • Co-ordinator IQAC
  • Editor-in-Chief, College Newsletter SUNSHINE SD
  • Editor, Photo Section of College Magazine GOVIND
  • In charge Lay Out & Design College Prospectus
  • In charge PRAKRITI- Go Green Club
  • Member, Soft Skills & Personality Development Cell
  • Member, College Beautification Committee
  • Incharge Annual Report (2008-2013)
  • Dean Central Association (2011-2012)
  • Member College Development Council
  • Member Innovative Cell
  • Member IQAC and Staff Secretary (2012-2014)
  • Member Editorial Board of following Research Journals
  • Economic Surge Nov. 2011, Vol. I, Reflection 2012, WEBTROVERT 2011and Mathematical Ascent, Academia

Mrs. Raman Sharma

  • Member, Selection Committee of G.N.D.U for recruitment of Assistant Professors in the subject of English.

Mrs. Kusum Midha

  • Member, College Development Council of G.N.D.U (2007-09) and Member, Academic Council of G.N.D.U (2010-11)
  • Member, Selection Committee of G.N.D.U for recruitment of Assistant Professors in the subject of English.
  • Life Member, Indian Association for American Studies<
  • Member, Editorial Board of Research Journal ‘Almanac’ Jan 2011

  • FacultyDr. V.K. Tiwari, Fellow and Dean, Faculty of Languages Punjab University
  • Dr. Vinod Shahi, Principal, GGS Govt. College, Jandiala
  • Dr. S.B.S. Mishra, Director Ambedkar NIIT Institute ,Jalandhar
  • Dr. Inderjit Singh, Registrar, GNDU Amritsar
  • Dr. S.K. Bhatia, Former Director, Academic Staff College, GNDU, Amritsar
  • Dr. Jyoti Patil, Principal & Head, Department of English, Renuka College, Besa Nagpur
  • Dr. Tejinder Kaur, Professor, Department of English, Punjabi University, Patiala
  • Dr. V.K. Tiwari, Former Principal, DAV College, Jalandhar
  • Dr. Ghanshiam Sharma, Formerly Professor of English and Director, GNDU Regional Campus, Jalandhar
  • Dr. Vijay Mehta, Professor & Head, Department of English, Arni University, Indora (HP)
  • Dr. Jai Singh, Professor, Department of English, Hyderabad
  • Mrs.Nirmal Pandhi,Principal Shanti Devi Arya College Dinanagar

Name of Journal

  •  Academia ISBN 9-789383-084159
  • Cornucopia ISSN 2395-079
Name of FacultyPaper NamePublished In
Mrs. Anita DhawanVoice and Vision of Women Writers in Indian English LiteratureAcademia ISBN 9-789383-084159
Theme of Alienation in the play Death of a SalesmanThe Oracle International Journal of English Literature & Language
Vol I, Issue-1, pp. 72-74, ISSN 2319-5673
Mrs. Usha ShahiLet Eco-Humanism be the Directive Principle of New Socio-Political OrderReflection-2015 ISBN 9-789383-084142
Tracing the Voice in that Long SilenceAcademia z ISBN 9-789383-084159
Mrs.Sarabjit AnejaChanging Image of Women in Indian Writing in EnglishAcademia ISBN 9-789383-084159
Mrs. Suman SirpalAnita Desai: An Existential ApproachAcademia ISBN 9-789383-084159
Mrs. Ujla Dada JoshiVittoria Corombona- the White DevilThe Oracle International Journal of English Literature & Language
VolI,Issue-1,pp.72-74,ISSN 2319-5673
All Life is Dance!!Nritya Gunjan,ISBN 978-938-2413
Role of Subhadra Joshi Datta in India’s National MovementFiefdom-2011 pp. 24-25
Human Rights and Women’s RightsReflection-2011
Financial Sector Refroms in IndiaEconomic Surge
Social Networking Sites: Boon or Ban’Webtrovert 2011
Privatization of Education
Clean and clear environmentReflection-2015
Nectar in a Sieve- a Novel of Rural IndiaAcademia ISBN 9-789383-084159


  • An extempore competition was organized by the department on October 21, 2011. Lectures on ‘Speaking to Impress’ was delivered by Mrs. Suman Sirpal and Mrs. Ujla Dada Joshi.
  • As coordinator of IQAC, faculty members of the department had the privilege of organizing NAAC Sponsored Two Day National Seminar on ‘Achieving Quality and Excellence in Institutions of Higher Education: Challenges and Solutions’ on 11th & 12th March 2011.


  • SeminarGroup Discussion workshops on major social issues were organized for students of BCA Semester I.
  • Students of B.Com Professional Semester I gave powerpoint presentations on social and economic issues.


  • Paper Reading Competition on ‘Status of Women Writers in India’ was held. Students of English Elective and Honours expressed their views on the contribution of Indian Women writers to English literature.
  • Quiz contest on “The works of Prominent Indian Writers and Poets in English”received overwhelming response from students.
  • The Department, in collaboration with the Department of English, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, submitted a proposal for National Seminar on ‘Voice and Vision’ of Women Writers of Indian English Literature which has been approved. The semiar will be organized in April 2015.
  • A chart making competition on ‘Save Water’ was organized to emphasize the need for water conservation.


  • English Literary Society held an inter-class Essay Writing Competition.
  • A seminar on the topic ‘Importance of Girl Child’ was held Mrs. Parminder Beri, the Chief Guest of the day, delivered an enlightening lecture on ‘Importance of Girl Child and The Need to Protect their Rights to Education and Quality’.
  • An inter-class Grammar Competition was organized in the campus.

  • The Principal,Dr. Kiran Arora, from Department of English is the motivational force.
  • Experienced and dedicated faculty/staff.
  • High student retention.
  • English as a compulsory subject is the most widely taught subject across all programmes.
  • Remedial coaching classes.
  • Active assistance by the department faculty in College Administration.
  • Co-ordination of National Seminars Events and Workshops.
  • Guidance and Career Counselling by the department faculty.