Department of Sanskrit


History

The department of Sanskrit exists since the inception of the College. It was headed by Dr. S. Janaki, who became the Director of KSRI, Mylapore, Chennai. The department was fondly taken care of, by Mrs. R. V. Jayem (daughter of Sriromani Krishnamachari, author, History of Sanskrit Literature) for over 2 decades. Presently it is headed by Dr. N. Sujatha, who is amply competent to handle the subject.


Curriculum structure

 

S.No

Semester

Paper

Title

Sub Code

No of hours

Credits

Total*Marks

1

I

Sanskrit Paper I

Prose, Poetry, Grammar and History of Sanskrit Literature

*I LS(4)

6

3

 

100

 

2

II

Sanskrit Paper II

Poetry History of Sanskrit Literature

*II LS(4)

6

3

3

III

Sanskrit Paper III

Drama & History of Drama Literature

*III LS(4)

4

3

4

IV

Sanskrit Paper IV

Prose History of Sanskrit Literature

*IV LS(4)

6

3

 
 

Staff Profile

Staff Details

   NAME : Dr.N. SUJATHA.,M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.
DESIGNATION :  ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
DATE OF JOINING    :  01 / 12 / 1992
DATE OF RETIREMENT :  2022
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
:
 20

POSITIONS HELD

  • Dean of languages.
  • Member of IQAC.
  • Academic Council and Examination Policy Making Committee.

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Organised Symposium, Workshops, Seminars through IQAC.
  • Organised Workshops, Lectures for students of Sanskrit.
  • Member on the Board of Studies of Sanskrit, University of Madras (2002-2005) (2012 - 2015).
  • Chairman of the Board of Question Paper Setter,  Dept. of Sanskrit, Periyar University, Salem.
  • Member on the Editorial Board.
  • Academic Council Member, Madurai Kamaraj University
  • Member on the Board of Studies in Sanskrit in Periyar University, Madurai Kamaraj University, SDNB Vaishnav College, Chromepet, Chennai, D.G. Vaishnav College, Arumbakkam, Chennai, Saradha College, Salem,
  • External Examiner - M.Phil dissertation at University of Madras
  • Academic Audit member - SDNB Vaishnav College, Chromepet, Chennai

NO OF PAPERS PRESENTED

:  34

Student Achievements

 

inter-collegiate competitions

Year

Venue

Name

Class

Event

Prize

2007 - 2008

MOP Vaishnav College

S. Jagadha  &
G. Nagavinodhini

II ND
II Adv. Zoology

Power Point Presentation

II

Kumararani Meena Muthaiah College

G. Nagavinodhini

II Adv. Zoology

Mr & Mrs Tradition on Traditional Attire

I

Anna Adarsh College

S. Jagadha  &
G. Nagavinodhini
Razia Sulthana

II ND
II Adv. Zoology

Dance Drama

II

G. Nagavinodhini

II Adv. Zoology

Sloka Recitation

II

S. Jagadha  won the Best Choreographer award

2009– 2010

Loyola College

V. Mahalakshmi

I B.Com

Subhashita
Writing

II

R. Sangeetha

I B.Com

Conso-
lation

2010 - 2011

MOP Vaishnav College

Bhavishya .K
Pooja Satyanarayanan

II Psychology
I Psychology

Quiz (Brain Strain)

I

JBAS College

 

 

 

 

2011 - 2012

Ethiraj College

Shobana .B
A. Sahana &
Saisandhiya

II Psychology

Quiz

II

Bhavishya .K
A. Sahana

II Psychology

Wordplay

III

A. Sahana was declared as the outstanding participant

Sri Kanyaka parameshwari College

Pooja Satyanarayanan

II Psychology

Extempore

III

 
 

Inter Department

Year

Name

Department

Event

Prize

 

 

 

2007 – 2008

E. Shoba
E. Rajalakshmi
P. Shreya Rao

I Zoology

I ID

 

Recitation

I
II
III

K. Shalini
M. Lakshmi
S. Priya

II PBPB

 

 

Quiz

I

S.G. Ambika
Razia Sulthana
G. Nagavinodhini

II Zoology

II

S. Bharathi
T. Padmavathi
N. P. Shibla

II Psychology

III

 

 

2008 – 2009

Vasundhara S.
Kirthika Shurajit
K. P. Nandhini

I Psychology

 

Recitation

I
II
III

Thilakavati .M
Srishyama

II Psychology

 

Quiz

I

S. Devi
A. Raziya Begum

II ND

II

D. Sreeeja
P. Girija

II Biochemistry

III

 

2009 -2010

V. Varsha
M. Geethapriya

II Psychology

 

Quiz

I

N.P. Nandhini
Kirthika Shurajit

II Psychology

II

S. Vasundhara
R. Poornima

II Psychology

III

 

 

2010 – 2011

Pooja Satyanarayana
B. Shobana
A. Varsha

I Psychology
I Psychology
I ND

Recitation

I
II
III

Bhavisya A. Kalyanpur
G. Vidhya
Alamelu

II Psychology

II Physics

Essay Writing

I
II
III

G. Vidhya & Ashwinee Devi
B. Saraswathy & Bhavisya A. Kalyanpur
A. Fatema & Lalitha .S

II Psychology
II Psychology

II Psychology

 

Quiz

I
II

III

 

 

 

2011 – 2012

B. Shobana
A. Sahana
M. Saisandhiya

II Psychology

Essay Writing

I
II
III

C. Ashwathy
S. Indumathy
S. Gangapreetthy

I Eng. Literature
I Mathematics
I Psychology

 

Recitation

I
II
III

A. Sahana
B. Shobana

II Psychology

 

Quiz

I

Saisandhiya
R. Swetha

II Psychology
II Economics

II

A. Varsha
S. Iswarya

II ND

III

 
 

Activities

2014 – 2015
Association Meeting< on “Sanskrit for day to day life” was conducted on 8th August 2014. Mrs. Chandra, Retd. Head of the Sanskrit Department of Presidency College was the chief guest.
A Workshop< for College teachers on “Curriculum development for foundation programme” was organized by the department on 12th January 2015.

Guest Speakers: Dr. L. Kumaraswamy,
Head (Retd,) Department of Sanskrit
D.G. Vaishnav College, Chennai
  Dr. R. Pankaja
Head, Department of Sanskrit,
M.O.P. Vaishnav College, Chennai

Panel discussion: All Faculty members
A Seminar< on “ Holistic approach to Indian medicine” was conducted on 6th March 2015.  The Resource persons for the Seminar were;

Inauguration :

Ms. S. Gayathri
Director, Profaids Consulting, Chennai

Ayurveda for day to day life Dr. S. Swaminathan
Professor & Dean, Faculty of Health Science,
Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Ayurveda College, Nazarethpet
Yogasana, the fitness formula : NKT. M. Jayagopal
Director, Sathyananda Yoga Centre, Triplicane
Music the tranquilizer Dr. Sudhir Warrier
Assistant Professor,
School of Social Science & Languages,
Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

of Mrs. R.V. Jeyam, Head (Retd.) Department of Sanskrit, JBAS College for Women

Result analysis

 

S.No

Semester and Year

Number Appeared

Number Passed

Percentage of pass

Distinction

1.

November 2007

48

45

93.7

17

2.

April 2008

46

42

91.3

11

3.

November 2008

45

43

95.5

17

4.

April 2009

45

43

95.5

12

5.

November 2009

42

42

100

21

6.

April 2010

43

43

100

19

7.

November 2010

44

43

97.7

23

8.

April 2011

44

44

100

21

9.

November 2011

44

39

88.6

14

10.

April 2012

40

38

95

14

11.

October 2012

52

37

71

4

12

April 2013

41

34

83

2

13

October 2013

42

32

76

3

14

April 2014

42

36

86

4

15.

October 2014

31

29

94

7

 

Rank Holders

Year

S.No

Name

Department

Rank

 

 

2012 – 2013

1.

Aswinee Devi

Psychology

I

2.

Pratiksha

IDD

II

3.

Ramya Ramachandran

CND

III

4.

Mahalakshmi

B.Com

I

5.

Ramya R.

B.Com

II

6.

Sangeetha R.

B.Com

III

2013 – 2014

1.

Vidhya B.

Physics

I

2.

S. Iswarya

Nutrition & Dietetics

II

3.

Varsha A.

Nutrition & Dietetics

III

2014 – 2015

1.

C. Aswathy

Psychology

I

 

2.

Indumathy

Mathematics

II

 

3.

Arutselvi

Mathematics

III

 

4.

Akshaya R.S.

B.Com

I

 

5.

Priyanka R.

B.Com

II

 

6.

Priya R.S.

B.Com

III

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