Educational Qualification

B.A English Literature V.V.Vanniaperumal College For Women 1985
B.ED English Thiagarajar College 1988
M.A English Literature V.V.Vanniaperumal College For Women 1987
M.PHIL English Literature Madurai Kamaraj University 1995
PGCTE English Language Teaching CIEFL-Hyderabad 1992
PH.D. Indian Writing in English Gandhigram Rural University 2008


01-01-2009 to Till date 10 Professor (CAS) Thiagarajar College of Engineering


  1. A.Tamilselvi, Tosca Lee's Representation of Historical Women Queen of Sheba, in Literary Endeavour- UGC approved Quarterly International Journal of English Language, Literature and Criticism, Vol X, Special Issue: 2, January 2019, PP.224-226, ISSN: 0976 - 299X,
  2. A.Tamilselvi, Adam's Psalm, The journal of Teaching and Research in English Literature, Vol.VIII, March 2017, Special Issue, ISSN 0975-8828, Impact Factor: 4.315
  3. A.Tamilselvi, Gothic Elements in the novel The woman in Black, ROOTS International Journal of Multidisciplinary researches,Vol 3 February 2017, ISSN: 2349 - 8684, 38-42, Impact Factor 0.811 by ISRA
  4. Analysis of the Fractured "self" of a Patriarchal Victim, at Bishop Heber College, Trichy
  5. A.Tamilselvi, Interest-Oriented Language Learning through Situational Conversation, Journal of ELT and Applied Linguistics (JELTAL) Vol2 - Issue2 May 2014 ISSN 2347-6575
  6. R.K.Jaishree Karthiga, A.TAMILSELVi, " Parenthood: The Gates of Joy and Dread: a Reading of Jaishree Misra's Ancient Promises." Indian Journal of Applied Research, Vol.1. No.2, ISSN 2249-555X, 2011, 59-60
  7. A.TAMILSELVI, Rabindranath Tagore’s novel’ The Home and the World’ is an Allegory, Indian Journal of Applied Research(IJAR)Dec,2011, Vol-1, No-III
  8. E.Baby Sumana, A.TAMILSELVI, "An Interest-oriented learning of English Language through Sports sources", The English Classroom, June,2012, Vol-14, No.1
  9. E.Baby Sumana, A.Tamilselvi, "Variations in English knowledge based on their Board of Examination hinder better communication among the players of various Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu", Journal of Physical Education: Sports and Allied disciplinesJuly,2012, Vol-3, No.2V
  10. R.K.Jaishree Karthiga, A.TAMILSELVI, "ELT in India – Problems and Remedial Measures", The English Classroom, Dec,2012Vol-14, No.2
  11. R.K.Jaishree Karthiga, A.TAMILSELVI, "Past and Present trends in English Language Teaching", The English ClassroomJune,2011,Vol-13, No.1
  12. .Tamilselvi, ‘Their Eyes are watching God’-A Study", Review ProjectorOct-Dec,2006, Vol-9, No.4A
  13. R.K.Jaishree Karthiga, A.TAMILSELVI, "Teaching of Vocabulary through Jaishree Misra's Afterwards", Pedagogue, Vol.1, No.1, ISSN 2277-7512, Feb.2012, 89-101
  14. R.K.Jaishree Karthiga, A.TAMILSELVI, Roopa Ravikumar, " Child Sexual Abuse in Madurai, India: A Literary Review and Empirical Study", Journal of Child Sexual Abuse"
  15. A.TamilSelvi, A Postcolonial Reading of Rabindranath Tagores Novel The Home and the World, IJPCL(Indian Journal of Postcolonial literatures, 9.2, 76-81, Dec 2009
  16. A.TamilSelvi, The Seminar: An Effective Tool for Improving speaking Skill, JELT(The Journal of English Language Teaching, 48/2,10-12, Mar-Apr 2010
  17. IJELS- International Journal of English, Literature and Social ScienceVolume 1, Issue-1 November 2016,Interest-oriented Language Learning through Integration of Skills
  18. 1Literary Text on Transgenders in SpiritualityROOTS – International Journal of Multidisciplinary ResearchesVol 3 February,2017,2349


  1. A.Tamilselvi, Tosca Lee's Representation of Historical Women Queen of Sheba, in International Conference on Women in Contemporary Society: Changes and Challenges, at The Standard Fireworks Rajaratnam College for Women, Sivakas
  2. A.Tamilselvi, Tosca Lee's Representation of Historical Women Queen of Sheba, in Literary Endeavour- UGC approved Quarterly International Journal of English Language, Literature and Criticism, Vol X, Special Issue: 2, January 2019, PP.224-226, ISSN: 0976 - 299X,
  3. International Conference on "Encounters between East and West - critical Perspectives on Contemporary English Literature
  4. National Seminar "From Victim to Vindicating Survivor: The Many Voices of the Subaltern Literature"
  5. A.TamilSelvi, Computer = aided Language Learning- An Analysis, ELTAI 35th Annual Conference, 2004
  6. A.TamilSelvi, Postcolonial Reading of Tagores novel Gora, XXXVII National Social Science Congress, No.2917294, 294, 2005
  7. A.TamilSelvi, Tagores novel The home and the World - An Allegory, ELTAIs 37th Annual Conference on The ehglish Curriculum: Empowerment through Spoken English, Feb 2006
  8. A.TamilSelvi, Aristotles Concept of Anagnorisis exemplified in Tagores Novel The Wreck, ELTAIs 4th Regional Conference, 2004
  9. A.TamilSelvi, Portrayal of Gandhiji in M.V.Rama Sharmas One-Act Play Thje , National Seminar on Indian Drama in English, Feb 2008
  10. A.TamilSelvi, Communicative Competence under more Demanding Circumstances, #rd International Congress on English Grammar, Jan 2006
  11. A.TamilSelvi, Zara Neale Hurston: Their Eyes were Watching God: A study, Review Projector, 9.4, 28-29, Oct-Dec 2006
  12. A.TamilSelvi, English Language Teaching Through Literature, 2nd International Congress on English Grammar, 2004
  13. A.TamilSelvi, Change and Change Agents in selected novels of Rabindranath Tagore, ELTAIs !st International and 36th National Conference, Feb 2005
  14. A.TamilSelvi, Basic Managerial Skills of an English Teacher, Enhancement and Excellence in English for Employability and Empowerment (Conference), 295-297, 2010
  15. A.TamilSelvi, Postcolonialism in Tagores Novels, New Trends in English Literature, Language and Communication, 2004


  1. A.Tamilselvi, Women Empowerment in Jaishree Misra's Ancient Promises, 2013
  2. A.Tamilselvi, "English for Engineers: Wants and Needs", Soft SkillsISBN: 978-81-8360-118-4, 2009
  3. R.K.Jaishree Karthiga, A.TAMILSELVI, "Cultural Identity exemplified in the novels of Rabindranath Tagore and Jaishree Misra", Rabindranath Tagore and Indian Literature, First Ed., March 2012, ISBN 978-81-920866-5-1, 407-413.
  4. R.K.Jaishree Karthiga, A.TAMILSELVI, A Post-Colonial Analysis of Jaishree Misra's Ancient Promises", Colonial Literatures: Multiple Perspective", First Ed.Aug 2012, ISBN 978-81-920 310-1-9. 103-111.
  5. R.K.Jaishree Karthiga, A.TAMILSELVI," Women's Education in India: A Feminist Reading of Jaishree Misra's Ancient Promises", Women's Education in Indian Society, Jan 2014, ISBN 978-81-928113-3-8. 151-154.
  6. A.Tamilselvi, "A Postcolonial Reading of Rabindranath Tagore’s Novel GORA", Postcolonial Literatures: Multiple PerspectivesISBN: 978-81-920310-1-9, 2012
  7. A>Tamilselvi, "5E’s: English Efficiency for Enhancement, Empowerment and Employment"Teaching English for Employability2013
  8. Women Empowerment in Jaishree Misra's Ancient Promises

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Attended

  1. Short Term Training Programme through ICT Mode on "Designing Teaching under Outcome Based Education", at NITTTR, Kolkata, 06-07-2020 to 10-07-2020
  2. TEQIP Sponsored Two Day Faculty Development Programme on "Design, Develop and Deliver Online Course through Moodle Platform", 24-04-2020 to 25-04-2020
  3. International Conference on Women in Contemporary Society: Changes and Challenges, at The Standard Fireworks Rajaratnam College for Women, Sivakasi, 11-01-2019 to 11-01-2019
  4. International conference on Ecology and Culture at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri, Kerala, , 15-12-2018 to 17-12-2018
  5. TamilNadu Government Sponsored Training Programme for English Teacher's (TN-AUTELT 18-'20) Engineering & Technical Institutions in the State, 12-11-2018 to 19-11-2018
  6. TEQIP III Sponsored 5 Day Faculty Development Program on Machine Learning and R Tools, 05-09-2018 to 09-09-2018
  7. AICTE-QIP Sponsored One Week STC on "Design Thinking for Academic Excellence Through Language", 31-01-2018 to 06-02-2018
  8. Fifth International Conference on Transformations in Engineering Education (ICTIEE 2018), 08-01-2018 to 09-01-2018
  9. Pre Conference Workshop on Outcome Based Education, 07-01-2018 to 07-01-2018
  10. AICTE-QIP Sponsored One Week STC on Research Advances in Materials Science (RAMS-2017), 14-12-2017 to 20-11-2017
  11. One Day Workshop on System Operating Procedures at TVSM Hosur , 26-10-2017 to 26-10-2017
  12. 2 Day Workshop on Women Sexual Harassment at Workplace. Conducted by Indian Public Administration at Chennai, 08-09-2017 to 09-09-2017
  13. National Conference on Role of Libraries in Making Digital India(SALIS - 2017), 07-07-2017 to 08-07-2017
  14. Two-Week Workshop on Pedagogical Practices for 21st Century Learners, 03-03-2017 to 23-03-2017
  15. Presented paper entitled Gothic Elements in the novel The Woman in Black" in the International Conference on " Encounters Between east and West - Critical Perspectives in Contemporary Literature" st Ayya Nadar Janaki Ammal College, Sivakasi, 18-02-2017 to 18-02-2017
  16. National Seminar on Transgenders: Presented paper on Literary Text on Transgenders in Spirituality, 30-01-2017 to 31-01-2017
  17. International Conference on Women & Power at American College, Madurai, 06-01-2017 to 07-01-2017
  18. Train The Trainer Workshop by British Council at Pollatchi Mahalingam College of Engg., 23-05-2016 to 13-06-2016
  19. TEQIP II sponsored Two Day Workshop on Basic Counseling and Psychotherapy, 16-10-2015 to 17-10-2015
  20. IIT Bombay X Technical Communication Workshop, 08-10-2015 to 05-11-2015
  21. Transformational Leadership Program, 29-08-2015 to 30-08-2015
  22. SAHGE-2015, A Curriculum Development Cell Program on "Self-Awareness and Higher Goals in Education", Indian Institute of Technology Madras(IIT_M), 02nd to 06th June,2015., 02-06-2015 to 06-06-2015
  23. 2nd International convention - SPIC MACAY , IIT-M, Chennai, 08-06-2014 to 14-06-2014
  24. Refresher Course in Linguistics, CIEFL-Hyderabad, 28th February - 14th March
  25. Workshop on Teaching Soft Skills for Personality Developement, National Institute of Technology, Trichy, 24 & 25, November, 2006
  26. AICTE-ISTE Short Term Course on Strategic Quality Improvement Methods for Achieving Zero Effect, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, 6th december- 18th December, 2004
  27. Refresher course on Modernism and Post-Modernism: Theory and Practice, Madurai Kamaraj University, 16th May -5th June, 2003
  28. Refreshercourseon Post- war Literature and Criticism, Madurai Kamaraj University, 5th May - 25th May 1999
  29. International conference on Language Developement and Computing Methods, Karunya University, Coimbatore, 2nd & 3rd December 2010
  30. Workshop on The Concept of english Language Lab and Interactive Sessions for Better Communication Skills, Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, October 6, 2007
  31. International Conference on New and Emerging Technologies in ELT, Loyola College, Chnnai, 3-5 August 2007
  32. BEC Teacher Training Workshop, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, 28th - 30th December, 2004

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Organised

  1. TN Govt. Sponsored English Teachers Training Program - Schedule - II, 18-12-2019 to 21-12-2019
  2. TN Govt.Sponsored English Teachers Training Program - Schedule - I,, 16-10-2019 to 19-10-2019
  3. TEQIP - III Sponsored One Day Workshop on Grammar for Technical Writing, 14-11-2018 to 14-11-2018
  4. QUEST - 2018 - An Interschool Cultural Competition, 10-02-2018 to 10-02-2018
  5. AICTE - QIP Sponsored - STP on DESIGN Thinking for Academic Excellence through Language , 31-01-2018 to 06-02-2018
  6. First Year Students Talent Show, 23-10-2017 to 23-10-2017
  7. TCE Cultural Association - SHRISHTI inaugural function , 14-09-2017 to 14-09-2017
  8. National Conference on "Role of Libraries in making Digital India" Cultural Show, 07-07-2017 to 08-07-2017
  9. Former Chief Minister Bharat Ratna MGR Centenary Memorial Cultural Competition , 22-06-2017 to 24-06-2017
  10. Mega Shrishti - 2017 ,, An Intra Department Cultural Competition, 05-04-2017 to 07-04-2017
  11. TEQIP - II Sponsored One - Day National Seminar on "Effective Pedagogical practices in ELT, 16-03-2017 to 16-03-2017
  12. RENAISSANCE 2K17 - Alumni Cultural Festival , 13-03-2017 to 13-03-2017
  13. Red FM Inter-State Dance competition "Move & Groove" Screening Program , 07-02-2017 to 07-02-2017
  14. QUEST - An Inter school Cultural Competition for School children of In and Around Madurai District, 04-02-2017 to 04-02-2017
  15. NTPL - Vigilance Awareness Week 2015, 29-10-2015 to 29-10-2015
  16. AICTE Sponsored Vigilance Awareness Week - Theme "Preventive Vigilance as a tool of Good Governance", 26-10-2015 to 31-10-2015
  17. APJ Abdul Kalam's Birthday - Youth Inspiration Day, 13-10-2015 to 15-10-2015
  18. German Language Program, TCE & Goethe Institut, Chennai. A2 Course, 04-09-2015 to 29-01-2016
  19. German Language Program, TCE & Goethe Institut, Chennai. A1 Beginners Course., 04-08-2015 to 30-11-2015
  20. QUEST - An Interschool Cultural Fest, 15-02-2014 to 15-02-2014
  21. QUEST-An Interschool Cultural Fest, 28-01-2012 to 28-01-2012
  22. GERMAN LANGUAGE PROGRAMME, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, January - March, 2009
  23. German Language Program, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, July - September, 2009
  24. German language Program, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, July- September 2010
  25. Workshop on Business English, British Council, Chennai, May, 2002
  26. Spoken English Program, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, !st February - !0th February,2008
  27. GERMAN LANGUAGE PROGRAM, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, January - March, 2010
  28. Sanskrit Language Program, 5days, 12-03-0001 to 16-03-0001
  29. German Language Program, Goethe Institut, Max Muller Bhavan, Jan5th to April 2nd, 2015, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  30. QUEST - An Interschool Cultural Fest,07-02-2015, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001

Ph.D Guidance/Supervisorship

E.Baby Sumana Ph.D English Language Teaching - Part time Completed
R.K.Jaishree Karthiga Ph.D Literature - Part time (Internal) Completed
Anila Anandan Ph.D Literature - Full time Ongoing

Lectures Delivered

Reading Skills Alagappa Chettiar Govt. College of Engg. & Technology, Karaikudi 19-12-2019 to 19-12-2019
Writing skills TCE, Madurai 18-12-2019 to 18-12-2019
Writing CIT, Coimbatore 25-10-2019 to 25-10-2019
Vocabulary & Grammar CIT, Coimbatore 25-10-2019 to 25-10-2019
Teaching Writing Skills Thiagarajar College of Engg. Madurai 16-10-2019 to 16-10-2019
Teaching Writing Bhaktavachalam Polytecnic, Kanchipuram 28-12-2018 to 28-12-2018
Positive Attitude Anna University College, Dindugal 19-12-2018 to 19-12-2018
Writing Skills Alagappa Chettiar Govt. College of Engineering & Technology, Karaikudi 12-12-2018 to 12-12-2018
Women Diasporic Writers Intercollegiate Literary Festival 07-08-2014 to 07-08-2014
2014-Year of Family Farming St.Joseph Matriculation School 03-07-2014 to 03-07-2014
Channelizing the youth power TVS Lakhmi Matriculation School 28-06-2012 to 28-06-2012
Valedictory Address- Basic managerial Skills of an english teacher ULTRA College of Engg. & Technology, Madurai 28th October 2009
Qualification and Standard of English Teachers ULTRA College of Engg. & Technology, Madurai 28th October 2009

Awards / Recognition Received

  2. Best Professor of 2014, ASDF(Association of Scientists, Developers and Faculty


ELTAI (English Language Teachers Association of India Life Member 2003