The department of Sanskrit was instituted in the afternoon stream in the year 1997. As a niche department of the college, the department utilises every opportunity to make students become aware of the origin and the history of Sanskrit language and approach it as a practical language.
To develop appreciation towards ancient Indian culture, books and myriad Indian arts and science through learning the ancient Sanskrit language. To create an academic environment to learn ancient Indian culture so that creativity in students through participation in various activities is developed.
To teach Sanskrit language from the basics in terms of its antiquity vastness of literature contained therein to enable an experiential and participatory learning in the students. To develop a deep respect for Indian literature, arts and science by exposing them to Sanskrit literature.