Welcome to Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University

Department of English, Modern European and Other Foreign Languages


A Central University


Research and Academic Activities:

The Department aims at gearing up and indoctrinating the students towards secular, liberal, democratic and humanistic behaviour. The Department is working towards establishment of a separate department for sub-continental and comparative literatures in order to enrich the corpus of Indo-English literatures. In view of its liberal and democratic heritage the department is providing research in the following areas:

  • Comparative Literature
  • Post-Colonial Literature
  • Contemporary Literary Theories
  • Indian Aesthetics
  • American Literature
  • Diaspora Literature
  • Gender/ Subaltern / Dalit Literature
  • Indo-English Literature
  • Indigenous Literature in Translation
  • African/Canadian/Australian Literature

Newsletter July 2021 

Last Updated on 09/07/2021

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