Department of Hindi

About Department

 

Department of Hindi was established in 1993. The Department is offering quality education programmes and it facilitates for intensive study and research in different areas of Hindi Language and Literature and its applied and functional aspects such as translation, media, comparative studies, language technology, various contemporary discourses etc. Syllabus of the Hindi Department is based on the Model Syllabus of University Grants Commission and updated time to time in consultation with experts with due approval of Academic Bodies. Faculty members of the department have designed and floated courses on contemporary relevance and emerging areas which are offered as optional and soft core courses. Some of these courses are interdisciplinary in nature and aimed to nurture the skills of the students for their career development. Some of the courses offered in English medium too. Department is playing a vital role in spreading E -Literacy in the area of computing in Indian Languages and adopting innovative practices in teaching, learning and evaluation process. ICT integrated teaching, seminars, interactive classes, group discussions, internal and external assessment practices are enriching the teaching and learning.  Department is also playing vital role in developing MOOCs, which provides opportunity to many for open online-learning and blended learning experience to campus students.

Entrance Examination

 M.A. : The entrance examination would consist of 100 multiple choice questions of undergraduate level. 80 questions would be based on Hindi Language, Literature, literary criticism and contemporary developments and 20 questions would be related to English and test of reasoning.

 Ph.D. : The entrance examination would consist of 100 multiple choice questions of postgraduate level. 80 questions would be based on Hindi Language, Literature, literary criticism, research aptitude and contemporary developments. 20 questions would be related to English and test of reasoning.

Placements

Hindi Post Graduates have wide scope in various organizations such as Central Govt. and State Govt. organizations, Public Sector Undertakings, Govt. Enterprises, Public Sector Banks, Media and Publication Houses, etc. as Translators, Hindi Officers, Editors; and in Educational Institutions of various levels as Teachers. Those who acquired Ph.D. Degree and cleared NET are eligible for placement in Colleges, Universities and Higher Education Institutions.
Our students are represented from various states all over the Country. Many students have cleared UGC-NET and JRF Examinations. Our students have been placed well in various Govt. organizations, Universities, Banks and other Organizations. Special orientation and counseling programmes are being conducted for the students with an aim to nurture their knowledge and skills which ensures better employability.

 

Programmes Offered

M.A. Hindi
Ph.D. Hindi (Full-Time & Part-Time {Internal & External})

Evening Courses:
P.G. Diploma in Functional Hindi and Translation

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Infrastructure Facilities

The Department has good infrastructural facilities including interactive class rooms, Computers with internet and Wi-Fi facilities and ICT teaching aids to assist teachers and student in their pursuit of academic excellence.

Faculty

Associate Professor
Assistant Professor

Contact Us

Dr. C. Jaya Sankar Babu, Assistant Professor & Head i/c, Department of Hindi, School of Humanities, Pondicherry University, Puducherry - 605 014.Dr. S. Padma Priya, Assistant Professor & Head i/c, Department of Hindi, School of Humanities, Pondicherry University, Puducherry - 605 014.
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