• 87/1, College Street, Kolkata- 700 073

Department of Hindi

History

Year of Establishment : 1955

Academic

Faculty members:

Name Designation Area of specialisation Email Phone number
Soma Bandopadhyay
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Professor & Head Comparative Literature soma17b@gmail.com 9831124142
Amarnath Sharma
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Professor Literary Criticism amaranth.cu@gmail.com 9433009898
Jagdishwar Prasad Chaturvedi
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Professor Journalism and Mass Media jagdishwar_chaturvedi@yahoo.co.in 9331762360
Rajashree Shukla
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Professor Modern Poetry and Comparative Literature rajashree.cu@gmail.com 9432235587
Ram Ahlad Chowdhary Associate Professor Novel and Fiction   9432051500

Courses

Programme Level of study Eligibility Intake capacity
M.A P.G B. A (Hons.) 120
M.Phil Research M.A 15
Ph.D Research M.A 40

Research

Thrust areas in teaching and research of the academic department/ centre :
Literary Criticism
Medieval Poetry
Journalism and Media
Women Studies
Dalit Literature
Comparative Literature

Major activities :
Organised Campus Placement Examination for recruitment of journalists for SANMARG Hindi Daily for the students of Hindi Departmet of University of Calcutta.
Organised special coaching course for NET/SET aspirants (Girls and reserved category students) by NSS of University of Calcutta.
Organised special coaching course for NET/SET aspirants (Girls and reserved category students) by NSS of University of Calcutta.
Attended programmes by NSS (C.U) Bhasha Shaheed diwas, Varshvaran Utsav etc.

Contact

Campus : College Street

Address for communication : 87/1, College Street, Kolkata- 700 073