The department of Humanities comprises disciplines such as English, Economics and the career development requirements of Placement & Training. It addresses skill gaps between academia and industry requirements by making the students competent in communication and interpersonal skills.
The department has 12 well qualified, experienced faculty consisting of 5 Doctorates, with the others pursuing their Ph.Ds. Their research areas vary from Indian, American Literature to Linguistics, English Language teaching / learning (ELT) and Information and Communications Technology (ICT). The faculty consistently strives for professional development by doing quality research, attending and conducting seminars, presenting and publishing papers. The faculty has published research papers in reputed national and international journals.
The department has 4 language laboratories, the Interactive Communication Skills Labs (ICS), Computer Assisted Language Learning labs (CALL) and 4 Soft Skills Labs. The English Department offers 5 different courses to all B.Tech, M.Tech and MBA students which include Technical Writing Skills, English for Research articles, Gender Sensitization and Indian Constitution.
A specially designed English proficiency course is offered to diploma students entering second year B.Tech and weak students to improve their English Language skills.
Orientation for freshers, training for the faculty and students in skill development and life skills, and participation in placement enhancement programmes are undertaken on regular basis. The department also provides effective training to students in anchoring corporate video and major functions. The entire faculty of the department is substantially involved in the placement - related activities of the institute like mock interviews, group discussions and fine-tuning of resume.