Department of Bengali

Department of Bengali Language & Literature

Established in 1963, the Department of Bengali has been serving the cause of the Bengali language and literature successfully. B.A Honours in Bengali was started in 1967 and many batches of successful candidates came out with flying colours and they are well-established in many higher education institutions. Many distinguished teachers served the department.

 Highlights

  • It has good collection of books (about 4600) in the Central Library and in the Departmental Library.
  • It has a Folk Museum in the Department created after surveys and documentations.
  • A departmental scholarly journal Eshana (ISSN 2249-0272) is published annually.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops, surveys and educational tours.
Courses Offered
UG B.A. in Bengali (Hons. & Gen.)
PG M.A. in Bengali through distance mode of education
Teachers of the Department
Name Designation Specialization
Prof. Rejman Mullick, M.A Asstt. Professor & HOD Comparative literature
Dr. Paramita Chowdhury, M.A.PhD Asstt. Professor Folk Culture
Sri Santu Pal, M.A Part-Time Teacher Drama
Sri Lakhindar Das, M.A Part-Time Teacher Folk-lore
Smt. Kajari Das Mahapatra, M.A Part-Time Teacher Modern Poetry

Departmental results of the last three years for honours students:

2014 2015 2016
Appeared Passed Percentage Appeared Passed Percentage Appeared Passed Percentage
62 60 96.77 63 62 98.41 77 77 100