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Indian Comparative Literature

The Department of Indian Comparative Literature starts functioning from this year (2014) with an aim to try to set good standards of teaching and research from the beginning. Comparative Literature is one of the most significant disciplines of our age of multiculturalism. It will educate students about the interplay of language and culture and it will bring a keener sensitivity to the language, culture and people of our region.

Courses Offered

Courses Offered Duration Number of Seats Program Course Structure
M.A.(by course work) Four Semesters 20
M.Phil (by course work & dissertation).
Ph.D. (by course work & research work)
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Name Qualification Designation Area of Specialization Contact & Email ID
Suman Gun, Ph.D. Professor Comparative Literature, Cultural Studies, Modern Bengali Literature.
Arjundev Sen Sarma, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Medieval Bengali Literature, Manuscriptology and Cultural Studies

Head of the Department

Prof. Suman Gun


There is a decent scope for the Students passing out of this department to find placement in Universities, media houses & other educational institutions & service organizations in India and abroad.