DEPARTMENT OF KONKANI

The Department aims to train students to be proficient in the official language of Goa by speaking correctly and writing according to the guidelines given by the Konkani Akademy. Students are sensitized to the rich language of Konkani written in five scripts: Devanagri,  Kannada, Roman, Malayalam and Arabic.

Accordingly the Department regularly conducts curricular and co-curricular   activities like workshops in Tiatr and Street Play acting and dialogue delivery  , guest lectures by authors from Goa and Karwar, Inter Collegiate Poetry Competition,  field trips, study tours to Bhatkal and Hasan, Mangalore to interact with people writing in the Kannad and Arabic scripts .

Students graduating with a Konkani degree  are mostly employed as school teachers, lecturers   translators, comperes and research assistants .

 

FACULTY MEMBERS

  1.     Ms. Akalpita  Raut Desai   (Associate Professor)
  2.     Ms. Queenie Viegas          (Associate Professor)
  3.     Ms. Pooja  Sangodkar       (Assistant Professor)