Department of English

BPS Mahila Vishwavidyalaya

Faculty

Head of Department & Associate Professor
Contact: 9992121009
Email: amrita_sharma@bpswomenuniversity.ac.in

A student of Honours school in English, M.A (with Literature and Linguistics) and Ph. D. in Stylistics (Applied Linguistics) from Panjab University, Chandigarh, she has a teaching experience of more than ten years. Her research study has been in the field of poetry, on a comparative topic, working on texts in Sanskrit and English, unfolding the semantic-pragmatic aspect, linguistic skills and use of figurative language. Consequently, one of her keen interest is Indian Poetics, the others being Indian Literary Theory and Criticism, ELT, General Linguistics, Stylistics, British Romantic Poetry and Communication Skills.

A certified Business English Certificate trainer from the British Council, she has co-authored three text-books for the university and edited one among them. She has to her credit several papers presented in National Seminars which have also been published in various journals (print and online). She has also been associated with a project of an Encyclopaedia by IHRF, USA.