women-studies

The department started functioning as Department of Women’s studies since 1999 with the faculty who were specilized in women’s studies. The department undertakes examination and rewriting of existing knowledge in all the disciplines from the point of view of feminism, as part of it rewriting of history of Kannada literature is taken up in a big way. Apart from examining existing knowledge the projects related to gender studies are also taken up in a major way.

Translation of major research books in Gender studies is also under way. In order to disseminate knowledge of the field introductory books have been written and published from the department and the department with the help of distance education center runs a distance education program called Women’s Studies.

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Telephone numbers
Establishment of the department
Head of the Department

 

List of the faculties :

Name Designation

HighestQualification

Specialization

Dr. Shailaja Hiremath

Professor

Ph.D.

Women Studies

Dr. Shivananda S Viraktamath

Professor

Ph.D.

Women Studies