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Ms. V. Akiladevi

Assistant Professor
Contact Details
Degree University Year
 M.A.  Periyar University  2004
 M.Phil.  University of Madras  2005
 P.C.P CSC Computer Education, Salem 2001
 PGDELT Regional Institute of English, Bangalore 2008
 SET Mother Teresa Women’s University 2017
 DELF B1 CIEP-Ministere De L’Education-France  2019

Title of M.Phil. Thesis:
'Maternity' -A Space for Women ,as seen in the novels of Sherley Anne Williams,Buchi Emechetta and Margaret Lawrence.

Date of Joining the College
: 1 February 2008.
Areas of Interest
  • Linguistics/English language Teaching
  • Theatre
  • Feminism
  1. Published paper on “Radical  Humanism” at a National Seminar, Dr. M.G.R  Janaki  Women's College, 2007.
  2. Contributed to the Textbook( General English) brought out by the  Department of English, Meenakshi College for Women.
  3. "Teacher Performer – Acting and Voice Modulation"published in The Journal of English Language Teaching(India) – Volume XLII Number 4 ,July-August, 2013 – ISSN 0973-5208.
  4. "A Battle and Search for Self – An Insight into Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s Infidel"  -Published in a book ‘ “Creating Transcultural Forms: A Critique of New Literatures in English” by  Loyola Publications in September 2016- ISBN 819077877-3.


  • M.A., Gold Medalist, Rank 1, Periyar University
Other Achievements
  • Faculty in Access English Micro-Scholarship Programme 2007-09 conducted by the U.S. Consulate General-Chennai.
  • Certificate Course in Theatre : ‘ActOne’-Acting and Voice Training Theatre Y

Training Programmes Attended

  • ‘Act One’- Acting and Voice training program conducted by Theatre Y.
  • Attended Orientation Programme conducted by Academic Staff  College, University of Madras from 05.11-2013 to 02-12-2013.
  • Attended Refresher Course conducted by Academic Staff College, University of Madras from 24-05-2017 to 13-06-2017.  
  • Initial Training for Interlocutors, Aviation English Language Experts ( Raters) and Aviation English Trainers organised by the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Madras, November 2019.