该专业为浙江省优势专业、省重点专业，在2006年教育部高校英语专业本科教学工作评估中获“优秀”，2010-2018年，在全国英语本科专业中排名在A - A+之间。教师队伍中拥有全国优秀教师、省功勋教师、省师德标兵、省优秀教师等多项荣誉称号，有省高校中青年学科带头人2人。拥有首批省级教学团队——“英语专业综合阅读教学团队”，省级精品课程多门。“RICH”教改稳步推进，影响深远。目前本专业教师承担了国家社科基金项目、省部级社科项目30余项。
Department of English
The Department of English offers a 4-year BA program on teacher education. It aims to cultivate eligible English teachers and foreign language talents with solid foundation in language skills, innovative spirit and practical skills.
The Department of English is now listed as Superior Major and Key Major at provincial level. It was rated “Excellent” in the national Department of English assessment sponsored by the Ministry of Education in 2006, and ranked at the levels of “A~A+” among all English programs nationwide from 2010 to 2018. Faculty members have been granted various honorary titles by the Ministry of Education or the provincial government. “Comprehensive English Reading Teaching Team” was conferred the first provincial-level teaching team of institutions of higher education. Three courses are listed Excellent Courses at Provincial level. The book "English Writing Workbook" is published as the 11th "Five-Year" National Programmed Textbook for English writing. The "RICH" didactics has been playing a positive role in English teachers' education reform and has a far-reaching influence now. More than 30 research projects have been undertaken by the faculty, including those sponsored by National Social Science Fund and Provincial Social Science Fund.
The Department of English has cultivated a large number of excellent foreign language teachers and scholars in and out of the province, among them are more than fifty Master Teachers and education researchers at teaching and research offices. They play important part in basic foreign language education in Zhejiang Province.