The department of English is one of the leading departments in the college. Since its inception in 1973, the department has expanded to provide students with quality teaching and learning related to English Language, Literature and Communicative Skills. Located in the main building of the college, the department has an independent Language Laboratory, with 10 booths and a teacher console, a well-equipped classroom, a separate staff-room and an excellent collection of software for language learning. This Lab is known as "Spoken English Lab". Proficiency in English is required in all fields. On the strength of their English proficiency, our students have excelled in journalism, mass communication, advertising, industry, teaching, competitive exams, technical writing, and educational material production among the many other fields. A degree in English from SSMM College is a valuable asset. The department of English at SSMM College is the Innovative department of English in NMU. It can boast of having eminent teachers such as Prof.Dr.N.M. Nerkar & Prof. P.B. Sonawane. The faculty is actively involved in organizing several activities like M.Phil & Ph.D Guide, Essay competitions etc.