Kannada Department established in the year 1956. Present Head of the Dept. is Dr. (Smt) Neelambika Sherikar, well-known research scholar & writer . The Department Students are an active & dynamic they participate in many debate/ Elocution competitions.
Kannada Dept result are almost all year is 100%, Appreciating thing is that in academic result maximum number of the students passed with Distinction & First class. The department conducts regular seminars, group discussion & assignments. At present student strength of the department B.Sc 1 st sem is 220 & B.Sc 3 rd sem is 240.
The existing staff members of the Department :
Name of the Faculty
Dr. (Smt.) Neelambika Sherikar
H.O.D, & Asso. Professor
The thrust areas of research of the department: Sharna Sahitya
The following faculty have been awarded with financial assistance under minor/major research projects by UGC. Department is involved in the extension research work.
On going research projects :
Name of investigator Research Project Amount in Rs.
Lord Shri Sharanbasveshwar in folk literature 2,89,166.00
Basvakalyanad Sahitik Adhyan 30,000.00
The faculty memberof the department are continuously working on research programmes. Their results are published and presented in National journals. The department arranges the guest lectures by resource persons.
List of Research Publications in National Journals/ Books:
Gigi padalali Kalyanad Sharnaru- published by Karnatak Janpad Academy, Banglore
Tripadigalalli Shivasharnaru- published by Karnatak Janpad Academy, Banglore