N Prasanna Lakshmi

N Prasanna Lakshmi

Assistant Professor, , GSHS, HYD

Ph. D.
Email ID
Ph. D.
Research Areas
  • Stylistics ( Fiction, Poetry)
  • Applied Linguistics to Language and Literature
  • IWE including Commonwealth Literature, Indian Women Writing in English
  • Text Analysis Tools, WEB tools, Language Teaching
Dr.N. Prasanna Lakshmi has been working as an Assistant Professor of English, since 2012 in GITAM, Hyderabad. She has an M.A. in English Language and Literature and M.A.in Linguistics. Besides this she has PGCTE and PGDTE from EFL University, M.Phil, M.Sc. Psychology, PG Diploma in Applied Linguistics, and Ph.D from Osmania University. She is found to be inquisitive and presented papers in various National and International Conferences, Seminars and Workshops. Her doctoral thesis was on A Comparative Study of R.K. Narayan and Arundhati Roy: Linguistic and Literary Aspects. She has been associated with several committees and other University related programs. She has contributed to research in the form of publications in both international and national level. Worked in an International Project entitled Indian English Conversations: A Sociolinguistic Study at EFL University. She received the prestigious INDO-US (Education SUMMIT 2016) Education Award for Research Excellence in Hyderabad. Besides, she won Distinguished Faculty Award by VENUS International Awards VIFA-2017 in Chennai, and received the Ideal Teaching Award -ITAP 2019 in Hyderabad.


Degree NameInstitute & College nameYear of Graduation/Award
M.Sc . PsychologyAcharya Nagarjuna University2017
M.A. LinguisticsAnnamalai University2010
A Comparative Study of R K Narayan and Arundhati Roy Linguistic and Literary AspectsArts College Osmania University2007
PG Diploma in Applied LinguisticsArts college2000
A Stylistic Approach to Dom Moraes PoetryArts College Osmania University1996
M A English Language and Literature1987
B A English Literature1985


DesignationOrganizationFrom DateTo Date
Professor and HeadVBIT Engineering/ JNTU29-06-201102-06-2012
Professor and CoordinatorSri INDU Engg./JNTU23-09-201002-06-2011
Head and CoordinatorSt. Anthony PG College/ Osmania University04-02-200530-08-2008
Head and CoordinatorICFAI University/ INC14-07-200304-12-2004
Head and Vice PrincipalSt. Anthonys College/OSmania university02-06-199930-06-2003
Faculty and CoordinatorNetaji Degree and PG College/Osmania University02-02-199230-03-1996


Award nameAward OrganizationAwarded year
ITAP National Awards Best Faculty Award 2019.ITAP Ideal Teaching Awards Hyderabad2019
VENUS VIFA International Awards VIFA 2017 Distinguished FacultyVIFA 2017 Chennai Tamilnadu2017
Research Excellence INDOAMERICAN EDUCATION SUMMITINDO US Education Summit2016

Application of Linguistics to Language Teaching Using Language Tools IJAEM, Others, -2013, 11, 33-36

Communication Focus through a Stylistic Approach IJAEM, Others, -2013, 11, 54-57

Teaching a Language with (without) Grammar Challenging the MythsIJACL , Others, -2013, 1, 168-182

Language Structuring in the Classroom through Using Literature IJACL , Others, -2013, 1, 122-129

Quality Enhancement in Higher Education ongoing process, achievements, and failures A case Study of Self Financing institutions in Ap stateIJACL, Others, -2013, 1, 183-191

Application of Linguistics to Language Teaching IJACL, Others, -2013, 1, 138-145

Use of Language as Thematic Focus in the Fictions of R.K. Narayan and Arundhati Roy A comparison IJAEM , Others, -2012, 1, 1-6

Marked Stylistic Features in the Texts of R.K. Narayan and Arundhati Roy Forum for Musings The JNTUH Journal of English Studies , Others, -2011, V , 205-212

Title of the bookBook / ChapterName of the publisherSubject areaEditionPage numbersISBNPublished year
Recent Trends and Innovative Practices in Teaching English Language and LiteratureChaptersELT@I TIRUPATI CHAPTERLanguage and Literature1135-139 97893529150572018
The Bhagavad Gita to become the Best TeacherChaptersELTAI TIRUPATI CHAPTERLanguage and Literature1184-18697893526819692017
Communicative English 11 M.A. English (paper 11)ChaptersCDE, ICT Division, Acharya nagarjuna University, Guntur.Language and Literature21-2512 4 6 2016 172016
Teaching English Language and Literature Challenges and SolutionsChaptersELTAI TIRUPATI CHAPTERLanguage and Literature1141-14397893521244972015
Proceedings of 2nd World Conference on Applied Sciences, Engineering and TechnologyChaptersBRCORPLanguage and Literature288-89 97881923724262013
Proceedings of 2nd World Conference on Applied Sciences, Engineering and TechnologyChaptersBRCORPLanguage and Literature294-95 97881923724262013
Board nameJournal name
Editorial teamVIKAS
VL Media SolutionsJournal of Social Science and Linguistics
Editorial memberIJAEM
Board nameJournal name
Seminar nameOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateTitle of the paper presentedRoleCo presenter
NationalEFLU Dept of Education ELEHyderabad04-Apr-201909-Apr-2019Participated
NationalGSHS GITAM HyderabadHyderabad24-Jan-201926-Jan-2019Role of Media in Higher Education Major ChallengesParticipated
NationalOUCIP HyderabadHyderabad06-Oct-201806-Oct-2018Technology Blended English language as means of CommunicationParticipated
NationalGovt OF Telangana Telugu Academy HyderabadHyderabad15-Dec-201719-Dec-2017Participated
NationalBVRIT hyderabadHyderabad01-Apr-201602-Apr-2016Resource Person
NationalBVRIT hyderabadBVRIT Hyderabad01-Apr-201602-Apr-2016Linguistics Use in Elt through ICTParticipated
NationalMG University NalgondaMG University, Nalgonda26-Feb-201527-Feb-2015Innovative Teaching Practices in Higher Education in IndiaParticipated
NationalBVRIT hyderabadHyderabad31-Oct-201401-Nov-2014Participated
NationalMGIT HyderabadHyderabad03-Apr-201404-Apr-2014English As Tool of Communication in Technical CoursesParticipated
NationalJNTU Dept of English HyderabadJNTU Hyderabad13-Dec-201314-Dec-2013national symposiumParticipated
NationalELTIS PuneELTIS Pune08-Feb-201309-Feb-2013Application of Linguistics to Language Teaching Using Language ToolsParticipated
NationalVasavi Engg hyderabadHyderabad01-Feb-201302-Feb-2013Language Structuring in the English Classroom using LiteratureParticipated
NationalAnurag Group of Institutions, Hyderabadhyderabad20-Dec-201222-Dec-2012Technology adapted English communication Teaching at UG LevelParticipated
NationalAnurag Group of Institutions, HyderabadHyderabad20-Dec-201222-Dec-2012Participated
NationalAnurag Group of Institutions, HyderabadHyderabad20-Dec-201222-Dec-2012Quality Enhancement in Higher Education Achievements and FailuresParticipated
NationalMGIT HyderabadHyderabad09-Nov-201210-Nov-2012Literary Interpretation through Language and Application of ToolsParticipated
NationalEnglish Language Stuides and ELTAI HyderabadCentre for English Language Studies, HCU, Hyderabad23-Jan-201225-Jan-2012Code Switching Code Mixing as Communication Devices in the Fictions of R.K. Narayan and Arundhati RoyParticipated
NationalDept of Humanities, VBIT hyderabadVBIT JNTU hyderabad09-Sep-201109-Sep-2011Organized
NationalMANUU HyderabadHyderabad09-Mar-201110-Mar-2011Marked Stylistic features in the Texts of R.K. Narayan and Arundhati RoyParticipated
NationalEFL University HyderabadEFL University25-Feb-199727-Feb-1997Participated
NationalDept of English, Lucknow universityLucknow University, Lucknow10-Nov-199412-Nov-1994Certain Recurrent Stylistic Patterns in the Poetry of Dom MoraesParticipated
NationalDravidian Association TrivandramISDL Trivandram23-Jun-199425-Jun-1994Marked Word Order and Functional ProminenceParticipated
NationalOsmania UniversityOsmania University, Dept of English, Hyderabad29-Dec-199331-Dec-1993Marked Word Order and Functional prominence in the Poetry of kamala DasParticipated
NationalOsmania University, CAS LinguisticsCAS Linguistics, Osmania university25-Feb-199327-Feb-1993Marked Word Order and Functional prominenceParticipated
Seminar nameOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateTitle of the paper presentedRoleCo presenter
InternationalOUCIP HyderabadOUCIP Hyderabad22-Mar-201924-Mar-2019Participated
InternationalISCS OUCIP HyderabadOUCIP Hyderabad01-Feb-201903-Feb-2019Academic Standards of Quality in Higher Education ChallengesParticipated
InternationalELTAI TIRUPATI CHAPTERTIRUPATI16-Feb-201817-Feb-2018Language Learning and Teaching through LiteratureParticipated
InternationalELTAI TIRUPATIENGG. College, TIRUPATI16-Feb-201817-Feb-2018Language Learning and Teaching through literature integrative ApproachParticipated
InternationalISCS New Delhi and OUCIP, Osmania universityOUCIP OSmania University08-Feb-201810-Feb-2018Linguistics in English Language Teaching and literatureParticipated
InternationalEFLU HyderabadEFLU Hyderbad18-Jan-201820-Jan-2018Re Casting Indian English Writing as World LiteratureParticipated
InternationalDept of English GITAM HyderabadDept of English SOT GITAM Hyderabad11-Aug-201712-Aug-2017Organized
InternationalELTAI TIRUPATI CHAPTERTIRUPATI07-Apr-201708-Apr-2017The Bhagavad Gita and LeadershipParticipated
InternationalVasavi Engg hyderabadHyderabad30-Jun-201602-Jul-2016Language Structuring using LiteratureParticipated
InternationalISCS New Delhi and OUCIP, Osmania universityOUCIP OSmania University26-Nov-201528-Nov-2015Indian Writing in English an International AcclaimParticipated
InternationalKL University & IMRFKL University, Vijayawada21-Aug-201522-Aug-2015Literature and English Communication for Engineering StudentsParticipated
InternationalDept of English GITAM HyderabadDept of English SOT GITAM Hyderabad07-Aug-201508-Aug-2015Organized
InternationalELTAI TIRUPATI CHAPTERTIRUPATI24-Apr-201525-Apr-2015ELT thorugh Literature and Use of ICTParticipated
InternationalAMITY University NOIDAAMITY University NOIDA18-May-201319-May-2013Technology Adapted English Language Teaching through LiteratureParticipated
InternationalGITAM in association with BRCORPSOT, GITAM University Hyderabad08-Mar-201309-Mar-2013Indian English is a Global Language of CommunicationParticipated
InternationalGITAM in association with BRCORPSOT, GITAM University Hyderabad08-Mar-201309-Mar-2013Language Deviance in Arundhti Roys Novel The God of Small ThingsParticipated
InternationalMNIT JaipurMNIT Jaipur18-Jan-201319-Jan-2013Communication Focus through a Stylistic ApproachParticipated
InternationalBRCORPBRCORP Vijayawada17-Aug-201219-Aug-2012Use of language as Themati Focus in the Fictions of R.K. Narayan and Arundhati Roy A ComparisonParticipated
InternationalBritish Council IndiaHyderabad03-Mar-201205-Mar-2012Participated
Name of the awardAwarded byAwarded year
VIFA 2017VENUS international Awards2017
INDUS Educational AwardsINDO US Foundation2016
TitleTypeOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateRole
Comm.Skills and Personality Development TrainingFaculty development programDept of English GITAM HyderabadSOT, GITAM University Hyderabad15-Apr-201920-Apr-2019Organized
Smart Problems Teachers perspectivesFaculty development programCBIT HyderabadHyderabad15-Dec-201815-Dec-2018Participated
Testing English Language ProficiencyFaculty development programDept of English GITAM HyderabadGITAM Hyderabad06-Nov-201707-Nov-2017Participated
Certificate Course in Soft SkillsFaculty development programOUCIP, Osmania UniversityOUCIP OSmania University10-Jun-201315-Jun-2013Participated
Text in Context Contemporary Perspectives in Teaching EnglishFaculty development programDept of English, GITAM &ELTAIDept of English, GITAM Hyderabad04-Jan-201305-Jan-2013Organized
Teaching English Language SkillsFaculty development programELTC, OSmania UniversityOsmania University, ELTC, Dept of English, Hyderabad14-Aug-200214-Aug-2002Participated
TitleTypeOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateRole
Cambridge English Teachers Support WorkshopFaculty development programCambridge Personnel South AsiaCambridge Training Hyderabad22-Aug-201423-Aug-2014Participated
Cambridge English Teachers Support WorkshopFaculty development programCambridge Personnel South AsiaCambridge Training Hyderabad22-Aug-201423-Aug-2014Participated
Emerging Trends in ELT and ResearchFaculty development programVBIT HyderabadHyderabad09-Sep-201109-Jul-2011Organized
International Summer Institute in SyntaxTraining of tutorsEFL University HyderabadEFL University07-Jul-199428-Jul-1994Participated
International Summer Institute in Phonetics and PhonologyTraining of tutorsEFL University HyderabadEFL University06-Jul-199224-Jul-1992Participated
International Summer Institute in Functional LinguisticsTraining of tutorsEFL University HyderabadEFL University29-Jul-199124-Aug-1991Participated
Organization nameMembership categoryMembership type
IJAEM Editorial MemberIndividualAssociate member
Title of the lectureName of the college / universityPlaceDate
Language Teaching through LiteratureEFL UniversityHyderabad13-Sep-2013
Web tolls for Language TeachingEFL UniversityHyderabad06-Sep-2013
Relevance of Linguistics in Language TeachingEFl Unversity HyderabadHyderabad10-Sep-2012
Liguistics and StylisticsEFl Unversity HyderabadHyderabad28-Aug-2015
Discourse Analysis and Pedagogical PracticesEFl Unversity HyderabadHyderabad28-Jul-2012
Perspectives on Second Language LearningEFl Unversity HyderabadHyderabad26-Aug-2013
Theories of Language AcquiitionEFl Unversity HyderabadHyderabad05-Mar-2012
Stylistics An IntroductionEFl Unversity HyderabadHyderabad10-Oct-2012
Language and ThoughtEFl Unversity HyderabadHyderabad05-Oct-2001
Contemporary Views on Language Acquisition Thought and Language LearningEFL University, HyderabadHyderabad15-Mar-2016
Socio Cultural Variations in Language and its ApplicationsEFL University, HyderabadHyderabad22-Mar-2016
Lang Learning and Acquisition TheoriesEFL University, HyderabadHyderabad19-Dec-2017
Chomskyan TG application to Language TeachingEFL University, HyderabadHyderabad09-Feb-2018
Bilingualism and MultilingualismEFL University, HyderabadHyderabad06-Oct-2018
Pragmatics and DiscourseEFL University, HyderabadHyderabad17-Jan-2019
Semantic TheoriesEFL University, HyderabadHyderabad01-Feb-2019
Language and Thought Pedagogical ImplicationsEFL University, HyderabadHyderabad18-Jan-2018
Innovative practices Language and LiteratureELTAI TIRUPATITirupati17-Feb-2018
Linguistics and StylisticsEFL Central UniversityHyderabad28-Sep-2015
Stylistics an IntroductionEFL Central UniversityHyderabad19-Apr-2016
Chomskyan Transformational GrammarEFL Central UniversityHyderabad22-Apr-2015
Language Acquisition theoriesEFL Central UniversityHyderabad24-Mar-2014
Linguistics for Teaching and Learning the English LanguageEFL UniversityHyderabad28/01/2015