Department of Hindi Studies

The Department of Hindi Studies is one of the departments in the Faculty of Humanities. Providing a scholarly knowledge of the Hindi Language, Literature and North Indian culture, and promoting related research in this field among Sri Lankans are the aims of the Department of Hindi which was established at the very founding of this University, under the guidance of the Venerable Professor Bhadantha Anand Kausalyayan, an expert in Hindi, from India. Under the University reforms order of the 1970`s, this Department was absorbed into the newly formed Department of Modern Languages, but in March 1995 it regained the status of an independent department.

 

 

Last Updated on 15 September 2017