The Department came into existence with the starting of the college in the year 1983-84, to impart higher education exclusively for women, who were so for denied off.
Kannada is one of major departments in the college and has about 99% of the total student strength. Optional Kannada paper was introduced in the year 1997-98 as one of the combinations for B.A along with History and Economic.
Kannada kali Kannada Nali
dImaged Name Designation Specialization Qualification Teaching Experience Other M Basavaraju Asst. Professor Dravidian Studies MA, B.Ed, NET 15 NSS, NCC Officer, College Magazine Editor C Roopashree Asst. Professor Criticism M.A 13 College Magazine Editor
The department consists of one M.Phil and two faculty members who have cleared NET / SLET. The department has trained students to participate in Literary and cultural activities like drama, essay, poetry, writing, debate, dance & singing competitions held both in the college and in other colleges and forums. The department has over 100 reference books.
The department of Kannada offers the following programmes / combinations :
B.A (HEP, HEG and HEK) programme,
Optional Kannada :
B.A programme in HEK combination