The department of English started functioning in January 1983. The college was upgraded in the year 1993, soon after which the B.A English course was sanctioned by the University of Calicut. English, in a globalized world, is the language of new opportunities. The department offers common courses, core courses and open course. Common courses and open course are for students from other departments. B.A English Programme comprises of fifteen core courses including their final project. The course aims to provide a firm foundation for Literary studies based on historical contexts and also to expand the relation between texts and contexts. Common course aims to develop the language skills of the learners-reading, writing, listening and speaking. The first set of students were awarded their degree in 1996.