Department of Marathi
The Department of Marathi was established in 1881 in the M.G. College. The subject Marathi is being taught in the M.G. College since its inception. Department is actively involved in promoting Marathi Language & Literature by giving emphasis on teaching & research. It is functioning as full-fledged department with the facility of study from undergraduate level to post graduatelevel and Ph.D.
Thrust Areas of the Department
- To promote Marathi as a vernacular language to counter the onslaught of foreign language like English in this era of Globalization. It is of utmost importance to promote vernacular languages like Marathi to enable the society preserve its cultural & historical heritage.
- We would like to develop our department as an important seat for teaching & research in Marathi Language & Literature.
The Department comprises of two permanent and two CHB faculty members.