In addition to offering undergraduate and post-graduate programmes in English, the Department is a recognised Research Centre for Ph.D in English. The centre is affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University. The major specialisations include Literature, Literary theory, Linguistics, Pragmatics, and ELT.
Since its establishment in the year 2010-11, the Research Centre has grown exponentially with 2 in-house guides, 6 associated guides and 17 registered students. 2 research scholars have been awarded Ph.D by SPPU.
The Post Graduate Department of English also organises various workshops, seminars, and conferences to promote research.