The Department of Bengali was established in 1977 in the erstwhile Postgraduate centre of Calcutta University. In 1987, it was integral part the Faculty of Arts & Commerce when Tripura University was established.
Thrust area of the Syllabus & Research Programmes: Old, Medieval & Modern Literature & Language; Historical, Cultural background & Literature of Tripura, North-East & Bangladesh. Research Programme includes Medieval & Modern Bengali Novels, Short stories, Poetry, Drama, Folk-Literature, Linguistics, Tagore studies, Tribal Literature & Language (Kokborok).
Special Contribution of the Department:
=> Diploma course in Kokborok, the major tribal language of Tripura was started by the Bengali Department. ( Now Kokborok is being taught in a separate Department at Gandhighat, Agartala)
=> Research works being carried out on Regional History, culture & Literature of Tripura.
=> B.A. Bengali
=> M.A. Bengali
=> Ph.D. Bengali
- Folk Studies
- Medieval Studies
- Tribal Studies
- Tagore Studies
- Gender Studies
Department of Bengali
email : hod_bengali[at]tripurauniv.in
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