The Department of English was founded in 2006 as part of the College of Arts following the establishment of TTU in 2005. The department had its first batch of graduates in 2009. Eight faculty members work for the department, of who three assistant professors and five full-time lecturers. They teach courses on literature, criticism and linguistics based on their areas of specializations in master and doctoral degrees. Currently, 244 students are enrolled in the Department of English.