Sri Dasari Narayana Rao Degree College for Women, Palakol, West Godavari Distt. was established in the year 1982. The college has the distinction of being the first Government degree College for women in the district. Consistent with its motto “Aim High” the college strives to empower women by providing the education at affordable cost particularly to those hailing economically weakness sections from the rural areas.

The Department was established 1-07-82 since there is only member in the department. He is accommodated in the common staff. The college made a humble beginning with a student strength of 45 offering B.A. and B.Com. courses.


           The ENGLISH Department was established in 01-07-1982. In the beginning 18 hours Workload per week.




             Many eminent Lecturer and experts had worked previously as a regular and part-time basis. 


1.      Sri K.GOPALA KRISHNA.         From 1982 - 1994


2.      Sri L.S.RAVINDRA BABU.        From 1994 – 1995 June


3.      Sri TATAIAH NAIDU                 From 1995 june – 2004


4.      Sri K.VENKATA RAO.               From 2004 – 2008


5.      Sri S.SREE RAMA REDDY.       From 2009 – 2010


6.      Sri M.RATNA MOHAN RAO.    From 2010 – 2018


7.      Smt B.USHARANI.                                  From 2018 – 2019


8.      Ms A.MEENA                                          From 2019 – 2021


9.      Smt C.NEERAJA.                                     From 2021 – 2022 Feb


10.  Smt U.HEMALATHA                            From 2022 Feb –           continuing