Govt. of West Bengal
Bethune College
Bethune College

Department of Hindi

Bethune College : Chemistry Department

Course Details

Semester wise three years B.A HONOURS COURSE in Hindi (Under CBCS system ,University of Calcutta)

Three year B.A Honours Course in Hindi Syllabus

About the Department

The department of Hindi inaugurated its journey in the celebrated educational tradition of Bethune College way back in the year 2001. At the primary stages of the departmental journey Hindi was taught as a compulsory language. Slowly years passed by and the department was empowered with Honours by the Dept. of Higher Education, Govt. of West Bengal. Honours in Hindi started with merely 5 students in 2014, later in 2015, 2016, 2017 increased numbers of students with excelling is noticed. The department maintains a healthy balance between teacher student relation and always enhance the students for the participation of various competitions. The aggradations of students qualities resulted in different blooming in the field culture, competition, music, recitation, drama along with other academic achievement.


  • The Department has over 100 books in its undergraduate seminar library.
  • A positive ambience for students- teacher interaction, counseling and aggradations of qualitative effects is seen in the dept. on regular basis. This itself helps in building a healthy infrastructure.


The departmental teachers are engaged in diverse areas of research like Folk lore and Folk literature in Hindi Bhojpuri and Bengali, Hindi and Bengali Comparative Studies in Novels, Jainism and Philosophy of Jain Religion, Women Studies and Hindi Novels and Plays.

Extension Activities

Date Seminar Topic Name of the Resource Person & Affiliation
29-3-19 Hindi Sahitya Mein Dalit Bimarsh: Awadharna Aur Chintan Dr. Biva Kumari , Head, Dept. Of Hindi, Kalyani University , Kalyani
16-2-18 Chhayabadottar Hindi Kavita: Badelte Paridishya Dr. Satya Prakash Tiwari, Head, Shivpore Dinbandhu College, Howrah
17-1-18 Bhaktikaalke Pragatishil Kavi: Adhyatamwad, Samyawad Aur Manwtawad Dr. Rewa Jajodiya, Head, Dept. Of Hindi, Bangavasi Evening College, Kolkata
16-3-17 Chhayawad Rachnayen : Paristhitiyan Aur Chunautiyon Dr. Himanshu Kumar, Assistant Professor, Universitry of Kalyani, Kalyani
24-11-16 Hindi Sahitya : Bartam Paridrishya Head, Dept. Of Hindi, Scottish Church College

Departmental Prizes / Scholarships

  • Memorial Prize and Medals on the basis of result of B.A Part-I Examination
  • There are Special Staff Prizes for students securing highest marks in B.A. Final Part II & Part III

Students Section


Year Candidate appeared Passed
2019 06 06
2018 09 09
2017 04 04

Co-Curricular and Extra-Curricular Activities of the Students

Students' Seminars organized in the Department

Seminar Topic Date Participants
Munshi Premchand aur unka Rachana Sansar 31-07-18 1st Semester students
Bhushan ki Rashtiya Bhawna 21-09-17 1st year students
Meerabai aur Nari Chetana 15-09-16 1st year students
Surdas ki Rachanayon mein lokjeevan 08-09-15 1st year students
Hindi Sahitya ke Itihas ki Prasangikata 13-08-14 1st year students
Kabir ke kavya mein Samaj Chetana 16-09-14 1st year students

Extra-Curricular Activities

Name Date Achievements
Subha Swapna Mukhopadhyay 2018 2nd, Prize, All India Essay Writing Event SRCM & UNIC
Kirtika Surolia 2018 3rd, Prize, All India Essay Writing Event SRCM & UNIC
Kirtika Surolia 2018 1st, Prize, Recitation Hindi Mela
Kirtika Surolia
Subha Swapna Mukhopadhyay
2018 Shikhar Samman Prize in Recitation in Hindi Mela
Subha Swapna Mukhopadhyay 2017 1st Prize, All India Essay Writing Event, SRCM & UNIC
Arpita Bhattacharya 2017 5th Prize, All India Essay Writing Event, SRCM & UNIC
Subha Swapna Mukhopadhyay 07.08.2017 1st Prize, Extempore, Shri Shikhayatan College, Kolkata
Priti Tiwari 16-11-2017 to
 Attended Rock Climbing Training Camp Girls (2017-2018)
at Old SAF Lines, Kampoo, Gwalior, M.P
Subha Swapna Mukhopadhyay 03-12-2017 1st Prize, Debate, National Institute for Locomotor Disabilities Kolkata.
Subha Swapna Mukhopadhyay 04-10-2016 2nd Prize, Debate, South End Centre(E.M) School
Priti Tiwari 22-8-16 to
Attended 1 Bengal AIR SQN NCC Annual Training Camp-III,
 Fort William, Kolkata
Neetu Gupta 14-09-2014 2nd, Debate, Matribhasha Rashtiya Shikshan Santhana and Maharani
Kashishwari College, Kolkata