The Department of English is one of the founding and tradition cherished departments of Z. H. Sikder University of Science & Technology situated at green and nature environment of Bhedergonj, Shariatpur marinating the motto “Committed to creating future leaders from rural Bangladesh”. It is a fully-fledged Department ensuring quality education with literary criticism, concentrating on various aspects of applied linguistics and English Language Teaching (ELT) and organizing co-curricular and extra-curricular activities throughout the academic calendar.
The Department of English has made significant role to uplift the image of this University within and beyond Shariatpur by organizing different programs like literary festival, debate competition, games and sports, cultural events and celebration of important days like Pahela Baishakh and reminiscences of prominent English and Bengali litterateurs. The Faculty members of this Department are committed to dispense standard and life-oriented teaching by executing effective pedagogy in the class. This Department is guided by University Grants Commission (UGC) approved syllabus for Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts and is strict to abide by the instructions issued from UGC and Ministry of Education of People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
The Department offers an undergraduate program, B. A. (Honors) in English, and two graduate programs which include M. A. in English Language Teaching (ELT) and M. A. in English Literature.