Department of Marathi  
  About department  

The college is established in the year 1966.  In the beginning Art’s and Commerce faculties were started.  Marathi department is one of the biggest and important department in the college.  The department gives the knowledge of two important and essential subjects.  Compulsory Marathi and Marathi Literature as an optional subject.  
           The department has been continuously providing the knowledge of Marathi Literature.  It also gives all the information in the area of Marathi Literature.  It gives the information about current affairs to the students.  The department has established the “Marathi Bhasha Ani Vangmaya Mandal” i.e. “Marathi Language and literature Society” Which imparts the knowledge about all the Co-curricular activities.  In this session “Monthly Story and Poetry Competition” & “Marathi writing rules project” has conducted by this society.  “Essay competition” on various topics in the curriculum & “Seminar competition” has also conducted by the department in this session.
            In the session 2013-14 department has arranged Yavatmal District Essay competition on the subject “Vachan Sanskriti Aani Manavi Jeevan” & “Dnyanpeeth Purskrut Kusumagraj.”
           The department’s previous results are satisfactory. 
           Prof. G. V. Karandikar had been working in the year 1966 -67.  Well known poet & Feminist writer Prof. Prabha Ganorkar had been working in the year 1967 – 1968.  Prof. G. B. Wankar had been working in the year 1967-1970.  Prof. R. K. Kulkarni had been working in the year 1970 – 1999.  Dr. B. D. Joshi had been working in the year 1967–2003. 
           Now, Asst. Prof. Abhay Subhash Joshi is working since 19 September 2000, now as the Head of the Department & Asst. Prof. Vitthal Rama Viwatode is working in the department since 29 September 2000.
          Our Management has started the post graduate course (M.A. Marathi) since 2009.
          Asst.  Prof. A. S. Joshi, Asst. Prof. V. R. Jivtode are also working for P. G. Department. & Mr. A. J. Suryawanshi, Mr. A.S. Kalbande are working as C. H. B. teachers for M. A. Marathi.

  Details of Faculty  


Mr. A. S. Joshi

M. A. (Marathi)
B. Ed., SET


Asst. Prof.
& H. O. D.

First Merit with three Gold medals in M.A. Marathi exam.
Second Merit in B.Ed. exam. SET cleared in first attempt



Mr. V. R. Jiwatode

M. A. (Marathi)
B. Ed. NET



  Research Area  

Priority area of the research of the faculty Asst. Prof. A. S. Joshi is “Study of story & Novels in Marathi Literature after 1960.’’ Priority are of the research of faculty, Asst. Prof. Vitthal R. Jivtode is “Study of Poetry, Drama & Ideological Literature.”

              Asst. Prof. V. R. Jiwatode has submitted his Ph.D. Thesis to R.T.M. Nagapur University, Nagapur in Sep. 2013.
  Research Area  
  Minor Research project of Asst. prof. A. S. Joshi is completed. Asst. Prof. V. R. Jiwatode is working on minor research project, details about ongoing project…..  
  Ongoing Project  

A study of Vidhigeete of Adivashi Loksahitya in Vidarbha.

06/10/2010 1,00,000/- Asst. Prof. V. R. Jiwatode
  Achievement & Awards  

H. O. D., Asst. Prof. A. S. Joshi is awarded by Padmagandha Pratisthan, Nagpur State level “Ram Bhonde Katha Puraskar”  For his story collection “Baki Urte Shoonya.

                                 Asst.  Prof. V. R. Jiwatode is awarded by Indian NET, SET Association “INSA’s Vidya Bhushan Award.”
  Extension Activities of Department  


HOD Abhay Joshi has delivered Speech on “Wachan Sanskriti Aani Aajcha Vidyarthi” in Gurudev Goroba Vidya Mandir, Umarkhed on dated 16/08/2014.  He has also Delivered speech on “Jeevan Gane” at Shri. Sarvajanik Ganesh Utsav, Umarkhed on dated 30/08/2014. Asst. Prof. V. R. Jiwatode has delivered Speech on the topic “ Adhivasi Janjagriti” on Dt. 17/12/2011.

  Book Publication  

H.O.D., Asst. Prof. Abhay S. Joshi has written four Books…..
1) Katarweli (Story collection), Publisher – Vijay Prakashan, Nagapur.
2) Baki Urate Shoonya… (Story collection), Publisher – Vijay Prakashan, Nagapur.
3) Sanj Sawlyanchya Pradeshat. (article collection), Publisher – Vijay Prakashan,Nagapur.
4) Marwyat Dokawtana (Critics), Publisher – Vijay Prakashan, Nagapur.
5) He has contributed as a combine editor and published marathi critic book
    entitled “Marathi Kadambari : Pravah
    Va Sammeksha.”   Publisher – Nabh Prakashan, Amravati.

                                Asst. Prof. A. S. Joshi and Asst. Prof. V. R. Jiwatode has published research paper regularly in various research journals, Seminar & National Conference.
click here to see cover pages of books by Asst. Prof. Abhay joshi