ARIVAZHAGAN SAKTHIVEL English Teacher
Dedicated in creating a positive learning environment and making a difference in students’ lives by providing them superior and innovative teaching skills.
• Doctoral candidate completing eight year of PhD. - (ELT).
• 18 years of Professional Teaching experience of English at various Colleges and Universities in India.
• 6 years of teaching experience in Oman.
Academic & Professional Skills, Knowledge, Recognitions and Achievements:
Approved Guide for Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) -University of Madras, Chennai.
Approved External for Soft skills practicals -University of Madras, Chennai.
Approved Examiner in University of Madras, Chennai.
Handled PCP classes (IDE) at University of Madras, Chennai.
Proficient in teaching Applied Linguistics- English for UG and PG students.
Worked as NSS officer – P.G.P. College of Arts and Science, Nammakal.
Experienced in teaching English Literature studies.
Head of the Cultural Committee – Vel’s University, Chennai.
Experienced in supervising Thesis for Master’s.
Member of English Language Teachers Association of India (ELTAI) since 2006.
Specialized in conducting TEFL/TESOL, ESL, EAL, EAP and ESP classes.
Received Appreciation Award for producing 100 % result at Mohamed Sathak A.J. College of Engineering, Chennai.
Awarded The Boys’ Scout Rajya Puraskar Governor Award in 1989- Tamil Nadu State, India.
Experienced in establishing and guiding research programmes for UG and PG students.
Certified "Instructor’s License" with a score of 80.2 out of 100 in the Mudarib Training Program conducted by National Training Fund, Oman.
Expertised in conducting Soft Skills and Interpersonal Skills classes.
Received Certificate IV in Training & Assessment, conducted and issued by Southbank Institute of Technology, Australia.
Experienced in teaching Communication English, Technical English for Engineering and Para-Medical students.
Experienced in teaching Business English for Management Students.
Attended as University Observer for Semester examinations at Vel’s University, Chennai.
Possesses knowledge in MS- Office, G-suite and other computer applications.
Competent in organizing E-Learning programs and delivering lessons via online platforms.
English (Preschool, Kindergarten, KG, Nursery-MPhil)
ESL / EFL (Beginner-Expert)
English (CBSE) (Grade 1-Grade 12)
English (Tamil Nadu state board) (Grade 1-Grade 12)
English Language Trainer
Mar, 2021) at National Training Institute Muscat
Associate Professor - English
Apr, 2015) at Mohamed Sathak A J College of Engineering
Assistant Professor - English
Jul, 2013) at Loyola college- Chennai
Assistant Professor - English
Dec, 2011) at Aringar Anna Institute of Science and Technology
Assistant Professor / HOD - English
Dec, 2011) at Vel's university, Chennai
Lecturer - English
Apr, 1999) at PGP college of Arts and Science, Namakkal
Bachelor's in Education (May, 2011–May, 2013) from TAMIL NADU TEACHER EDUCATION UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI–scored 66%
Master of Philosophy in English (Apr, 1996–Apr, 1997) from JAMAL MOHAMMED COLLEGE TIRUCHIRAPALLI–scored 66.5%
Master of Arts in English (Apr, 1994–Apr, 1996) from JAMAL MOHAMMED COLLEGE TIRUCHIRAPALLI–scored 63.5%
Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science and Applications (Apr, 1993–Apr, 1994) from JAMAL MOHAMMED COLLEGE TIRUCHIRAPALLI–scored 71%
Bachelor of Arts in English (Apr, 1990–Apr, 1993) from JAMAL MOHAMMED COLLEGE TIRUCHIRAPALLI–scored 48%