About School of Languages

The School of Languages of KIIT (Deemed To Be University) was established in 2007 to cater the need of English and foreign language learning of students from various schools of the University. Over the last 13 years, the School has evolved into a full-fledged Institution while rendering its expertise to students by imparting certificate, diploma, under graduate, post graduate and doctoral programs through highly experienced faculty members.

The School also provides short-term professional courses on communication skill, personality development, public speaking, business communication, spoken English and foreign language proficiency training as well as translation services.

Under the leadership of its Dean, the School of Language has ushered into a new era with a vision of universalising the knowledge of foreign languages & cultures across all section of society to develop a global perspective & skill set for the socio-economic growth of the country to strengthen the ‘Make-in-India’ and ‘Skill-India’ Mission.

Vision

To whet in students an abiding interest in the learning of different languages, hone in their critical thinking and creative expression, encourage research into literature and culture, be a catalyst to the growth of a range of professional skill-sets, foster responsiveness to multiple perspectives, and instill a strong sense of citizenship in fit with cosmopolitanism.

Mission

  • To impart quality education of global standards by implementing a pragmatic, research-oriented and career-driven curriculum in English language and literature, important European, Asian languages, and Indian languages.
  • To initiate students into research activities and help strengthen the quality of their research output.
  • To inculcate students with a humanistic and liberal outlook and also instill in them an attitude of cosmopolitanism that chimes in with community and
    national ethics.
  • To train students in reading, writing, analysis, critical thinking, communication and research of the highest order.
  • To develop in students skill-sets required for jobs in areas such as teaching, journalism, content writing, and research of interdisciplinary nature.

Governance
KIIT Deemed-to-be University

Prof. Ved Prakash
Chancellor

Prof. (Dr.) Subrata Kumar Acharya
Pro-Chancellor

Prof. Sasmitarani Samanta
Vice Chancellor

Prof. (Dr.) Saranjit Singh
Pro-Vice Chancellor

Prof. Sudarshan Nanda
Prof of Eminence & Research Chair

Dr. Jnyana Ranjan Mohanty
Registrar

Leadership
School of Languages

Dr. Beerendra Pandey
Dr. Beerendra PandeyProfessor and Dean
Mr Sameer Kumar Das
Mr Sameer Kumar DasDeputy Director
Dr. Sahel Md Delabul Hossain
Dr. Sahel Md Delabul HossainAssistant Professor & Coordinator