The Department of English is a dynamic place to study Literature, Applied Linguistics, ELT, Cultural Studies, Critical and Literary theories and much more. With an aim to provide students with rich intellectuals and creative opportunities, it specializes in producing versatile students with the strong interpretive and communication skills needed for the competitive world.
The Department of English, Canadian University of Bangladesh (CUB), aspires to be a center of academic excellence, professional expertise, and contextual research in English Studies both nationally and globally. Our Mission is educating citizen leaders through our commitment to the transformative power of liberal arts education. Beginning in the classroom with exposure to new ideas, new ways of understanding, and new ways of knowing, we commit to enable students embark on a journey of intellectual transformation. We aspire to do the following:
To foster knowledge and a love of literature and of language among students with a coherent curricular framework and well-structured course choices through teaching a variety of literary, pedagogical, theoretical and analytical skills. The English Department at the Canadian University of Bangladesh helps students build knowledge of the content and methods of literary studies, TESOL, English education, and academic, professional, and creative writing. It also provides General Education courses in Communication (CW, CA), Humanities and Fine Arts (HF), Diversity (D), and Ethical Citizenship.
To be recognized as the standard for liberal arts and sciences education along with providing students with proper employability skills. We are committed to creating and sustaining the conditions that enable the students to experience an unparalleled educational journey that is intellectually, socially, and personally transformative.
Head & Chief Investigator: Fiza Jefreen, Assistant Professor, Department of English
Head & Chief Investigator: Anika Subah Ahmad, Lecturer, Department of English
Head & Chief Investigator: Abdullah Mahmud Alauddin, Lecturer, Department of English
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Students' Participation Through Events
Lecturer(Department of English),
Canadian University of Bangladesh
MA in Applied Linguistics and ELT, University of Dhaka
BA Hons. English, University of Dhaka
Lecturer, Canadian University of Bangladesh
M.A. in Applied Linguistics and ELT, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
4-Years International Diploma in French Language, The Ministry of Education, France
B.A. (Hons.) in English, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
The English club celebrated Women’s Day 2020 on March 8, 2020 in the auditorium of the university, by showcasing the struggles of women in the patriarchal society through cultural events. Many students participated in singing, dancing, recitation and other cultural activities in the program. Some students considered playing part of female role models.
The hard hit of pandemic is still giving us hard time but to exhort the students and revive the memories and having essences of normal day a refreshing virtual breakfast session was held with the students and faculties of English Department. Every teacher and student had breakfast by turning on their camera on zoom.
A Webinar Series has been launched by CUB English Club with a view to enlightening the young students regarding the wide range of career opportunities associated with English Department.
One of the most dynamic clubs of the university is English Club. CUB English Club is a student-run society open to all the students who have interest and concentration in English Language and Literature. This is the place where the students come up with their creativity and point up their extraordinary performances