Write up about the department including: I am very happy and proud of my Department. Since from the beginning many highly knowledgeable, resource persons served, serving this Department. well known Kannada Litterateur and great scholar Prof.G.P. Rajaratnam, ( Rathnana Padagalu and Nagana padagalu fame) who started this Department in the year 1956 and later on well known Dramatist and Litterateur, Prof. Ka. vem . Rajagopal, well known Kannada Litterateur Prof. Sreenivasa Sharma, well known Kannada Critic Prof. Ramarao Kulakarni, well known Kannada Litterateur Dr. Vijayasubbaraj were there in the Department. Now also we have highly qualified and capable staff.
year of establishment: 1956
combinations offered : B.A Language Kannada, B.A optional Kannada HEK and B.Com, B.Sc, Language Kannada
add-0n courses offered including: —-
• name of course
• funding(self or UGC funded)
Activities of the department that has been happening continuously like fest, field visit, competitions, club, bulletin board etc.: Every year we are conducting different types of activities which help all-round development of the students. i.e., Seminars, debate, workshops, competitions related to old Kannada poetry. We are organizing Educational tours every year. In addition to this our college ‘ Sahitya sangha ‘ is organizing many programmes and involving students in its activities.
Scope in the subject after graduation: After finishing their graduation students can apply for PG in Kannada. They can even join for Diploma in Journalism, Translation course. And may join B.Ed., course and thereafter become teachers/lectures.
Staff information in the tabular form
|Name and Photo||Designation||Educational Qualification||No of yrs of service||Area of Specialization|
|Dr. PUTTASWAMY||M.A ., PhD||ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR||22 years||FOLKLORE|
|Dr. K.B LOKESHWARAPPA||M.A ., PhD||ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR||27 years||COMPARITIVE LITERATURE|
|Smt A.N BHAGYA||M.A ., M.Phil||LECTURER||22 years||LINGUISTICS|
|Smt BHAGYAMMA||G. M.A||LECTURER||08 years||EPHYGRAPHY|
|Smt MAHESHWARI||G.B M.A||LECTURER||01 years||LINGUISTICS|
|Sri MOHAN.S||M.A., B.Ed||LECTURER||28 years||LINGUISTICS|
*Email of the department: email@example.com
*Phone with extn. 08023341225, 08023347045. Kannada dept extn