Department of Humanities

Humanities Department

Humanities Department - First Year Engineering Block
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About the Department


Department of Humanities essentially caters to the students of B. Tech first year apart from the students of other years in teaching them a wide range of foundation courses. The department is unique in its attempt of perspective building of students and in initiating and strengthening their ideological maturity and scientific temper. The department has a stable climate leading to conducive environment for growth and learning. It helps newcomers in assuming identity in the college the right way. Faculty members of the department are extensively engaged in research in their areas along with their qualification enhancement so that the students could be moulded in the best of the formative influences.

Prof. (Dr.) Anand Mishra
Designation : HOD, Professor

Qualification : Ph. D. (Humanities)

Email Id : hodhu@srmcem.ac.in

ORCID : https://0000-0002-6805-2099

Professor (Dr.) Anand Mishra is the Head of the Department of Humanities at SRMGPC, Lucknow. He has nineteen years of teaching experience and he is associated with SRMGPC for past sixteen years. His doctoral degree is in the area of deconstruction. He has guided M. Phil research in literary studies. His areas of interest include Communication, Literary Criticism, Indian Philosophical Literature, and Existential Studies. He has published papers and organized international and national level conferences in Communication and Value Studies.


Faculty Profile :

Faculty Profile
Prof. R. R. Lal

Designation : Lecturer
Qualification :AICWA, B.Com, M.Com
Email Id : ramrekhalal@gmail.com
Passed M. com in 1962 and ICWA in January 1968, served as lecturer in a degree college for two years, was selected as Cost Accounts Trainee by Govt. of India and after completion of training, posted at Hindustan Steels Ltd (Now known as Steel Authority of India Ltd.) and served there for seven years as an officer and thereafter was selected by PICUP a renowned development bank fully owned by Govt. of UP as Finance officer and served there for 27 years in various positions and retired as Chief General Manager (Finance) on 31st December 2000. Thereafter joined Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow as Adjunct faculty and after completing term in IIM for the session 2001-2002, joined Shri Ramswaroop Memorial Group of Professional Colleges as Professor in July 2004 and since then continuing in the same position for the last 16 years. Total teaching experience works out to 19 years and has acquired proficiency in teaching Management and Finance subjects to MBA students.

Dr. Shweta Srivastava

Designation : Associate Professor
Qualification : Ph. D. (Humanities)
Email Id : shweta@srmcem.ac.in
Orcid id : 0000-0003-4560-7888
Dr. Shweta Srivastava is working as Associate Professor in the Department of Humanities SRMGPC, Lucknow since 2010 she has more than seventeen years of teaching experience in reputed Technical and Degree Colleges. She has earned her doctoral degree from University of Allahabad in 2011 on the thesis titled “Tagore’s Short Stories - A Critical Study”. Her areas of interest include Communication, Indo-Anglian Literature and Value Education. She has contributed many Research Papers to various International and National Journals.

Dr. Bhagwati Prasad

Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : M.Phil, Ph. D. (Humanities)
Email Id : bhagwati@srmcem.ac.in
Orcid id : 0000-0002-5929-0650
Dr. Bhagwati Prasad is Assistant Professor in Humanities Department. He has more than twelve years of teaching experience. He is working in SRMGPC since 2008. He has got his doctoral degree from the University of Lucknow in English. He has many research publications to his credit. His interest lies in Communication, ELT and Literary Studies.

Dr. Vinod Singh

Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : Ph. D. (Humanities)
Email Id : vinod@srmcem.ac.in
Orcid id : 0000-0002-1712-9156
Dr. Vinod Singh is Assistant Professor in Humanities Department. He has more than eight years of teaching experience at Post Graduate & Under Graduate level. He is working in SRMGPC since 2011. He has got his doctoral degree from the University of Lucknow in Sociology. He has many research publications in the field of sociology. His interest lies in Sociology, Human Values and Indian Social Thinkers.

Ms. Snigdha

Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : MBA (HR)
Email Id : snigdha@srmcem.ac.in
Orcid id : 0000-0001-5367-7099
Ms.Snigdha is working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Humanities.She has done her Masters in Business Administration from Integral University, Lucknow in 2012. Her area of specialization is Human Resource Management. She has more than seven years of teaching experience at Post Graduate & Under Graduate level. She has presented & published Research Papers In International & National Conference/ Journals.

Ms. Niharika Bhatnagar

Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : MBA (HR)
Email Id : niharika@srmcem.ac.in
Orcid id : 0000-0002-7300-0322
Ms. Niharika Bhatnagar is working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Humanities. She has done her Masters in Business Administration from BBDNITM, Lucknow in 2018. She has complected her MBA with specialization in Human Resource Management and Marketing. She has more than one year of teaching experience. She has contributed in research publications in the field of sociology.

Mr. Amitah Dwivedi

Designation : Sr. Lecturer
Qualification : M.A, M.Phil (English)
Email Id : amitabh@srmcem.ac.in
Orcid id : 0000-0002-4765-2044
Mr. Amitabh Dwivedi is Sr. Lecturer in the Department of Humanities. He has been teaching Professional Communication to B.Tech. students since 2011. He has done M.Phil in English(Linguistics & Phonetics) and PGDTE from EFLU, Hyderabad. He has also attended workshops on Value Studies. At present he is pursuing Ph D in English .


Mr. Narendra Singh Bist

Designation : Lecturer
Qualification : M.Sc (Environmental Science)
Email Id : narendrasingh@srmcem.ac.in
Orcid id : 0000-0002-1280-3949
Mr. Narendra Singh Bisht is working as Lecturer in the Department of Humanities. He has done his Masters in Environmental Science from Lucknow University in 2011. His area of specialization is environmental Science and Value education . He has more than seven years of teaching experience at Post Graduate & Under Graduate level.

LANGUAGE LAB


About Language Lab

The language lab is based on highly advanced LSRW skills based language lab software, "ORELL TALK SMART SOFTWARE" from Orell Techno Systems Pvt Ltd. The computer lab has 35 computers and 1 master computer for the instructor. Every student is provided with a lab workbook so that the student could be able to crystallize well what is demonstrated in the lab. Each practical is conducted in such a way that it first unfolds its purpose, thereafter, elaborates on its methodology and process, and then concludes with anticipated outcome of learning in students with hints in the end for evaluation parameters. All this is done with focus on three main points:

a) Making students grasp the content of practicals clearly ;
b) Making them perform in real time what they have grasped ;
c) Making them deliver skillfully in day to day life all that they have grasped and performed in their practicals.


Language Lab


ORAL COMMUNICATION LAB


About Oral Communication Lab

Communication is one of the must have skills for every student. Professional Communication Lab is well equipped to hone up communication centered skills of students by including relevant communication situations and meaningful demonstrations in practicals. Every student is provided with a lab workbook so that the student could be able to crystallize well what is demonstrated in the lab. Each practical is conducted in such a way that it first unfolds its purpose, thereafter, elaborates on its methodology and process, and then concludes with anticipated outcome of learning in students with hints in the end for evaluation parameters. All this is done with focus on three main points:

a) Making students grasp the content of practicals clearly ;
b) Making them perform in real time what they have grasped ;
c) Making them deliver skillfully in day to day life all that they have grasped and performed in their practicals.


Oral Communication Lab 1


Oral Communication Lab 2


List of Equipment

1 Computers
2 Amplifiers
3 Microphones
4 Sound woofers
5 Separate rehearsal compartments
6 Communication lab centric chairs
7 Life size mirrors
8 Presentation equipment
9 Fully air conditioned
10 False ceiling with LED lights

Oral Communication Lab Workbook


List of Experiments

1 Introduction to Communication/Soft Skills
Phonetic Sounds/Symbols used in English, Group Division
2 Syllable, Stress and Intonation: Communication Skills for seminars/conferences/workshops
3 Role Play Presentation with stress and intonation
4 Reading and Listening Skills (Comprehension Skills based on reading and listening practical on a model audio-visual usage)
5 Group Discussion: Practical based on accurate grammatical patterns
6 Argumentative Skills with stress and intonation
7 Presentation Skills for technical paper/project reports, PPT
8 Public Speech/Official speaking
9 Conversational Skills for Interviews
10 Oral Presentation by the students (keeping in mind Seminar/ Conference/ Workshop pattern) with emphasis on Paralinguistics / Kinesics