Shiv Chhatrapati Shikshan Sanstha's

Rajarshi Shahu Mahavidyalaya, Latur


Department of Marathi

The Department of Marathi has been working since the inception of Rajarshi Shahu Mahavidyalaya, Latur i.e 1970. The department is recognized as a research center of Swami Ramanand Tirth Marathwada University, Nanded, Since1999. The eminent scholars, litterateur and social workers like Prof. Subhash Mendhapurkar, Prof. Sunetra Deshpande, Prof. Manohar Niture, Dr. Madhav Gadhekar, Dr. Shriram Gundhekar and Dr. Bharat Deshmukh were the heads of the department and contributed a lot by their works to the academics.

Dr. Shriram Gundhekar has done great research work in Maharashtra on Satyashodhaki Literature. He published four books on literature, critical analysis and history of Satyashodhaki Literature.

Through the Marathi research center, twelve researchers have been awarded Ph.D and presently three students are doing their research at this center. During last five years, the faculty members published two books and thirty-two research articles.

The department is running under the headship of Dr. Sambhaji Patil. The Students’ Association of Marathi Language and Literature conducts various activities for the all-round development of the students. On the occasion of the birth anniversary of poet Kusumagraj, the department organizes different competitions and celebrates Marathi Bhasha Gaurav Din every year on 27th Feb. As a part of the best activity of the department, Vachan Sanskruti Chalval (an Academic Activity for developing Reading Culture) is practised to impart the reading skill among the students and the staff members.

The Marathi department has a rare collection of 1250 books of Satyashodhaki Literature.

Some of the activities of the Department include:

  • U.G.C. sponsored workshop was organized for New Story Writer, on 22 & 23 Sept. 1984.
  • Workshop for New Writers was organized on 28 Nov. to 01 Dec. 1992 in Collaboration with the Marathwada University, Aurangabad.
  • UGC and S.R.T.M.U. Nanded sponsored state level conference on Satya Shodhaky Literature on 17 & 18 Feb. 2001.
  • A Workshop organized on 26 to 28 Jan. 2002 in collaboration with Maharashtra Sahitya Sanskriti Mandal for New Writers and the Writing of Novels.
  • UGC sponsored National level seminar on Marathi Research Methodology was organized on 19 to 20 Dec. 2008
  • A Workshop was organized on 04.03.2013 for Writing and Presentation of Stories and Poems.
  • Organized National level seminar Ekvisave Shatak ani Marathi Sahitya on 10 to 11 April. 2017.
  • University Level Writing workshop on Katha, Kavita Va Vaicharik Lekhan dated 26 January, 2019.
  • Organized University Level Writing workshop Sarjanshil Sahityalekhan ani Lingbhav on 05 January, 2020
  • State level seminar on Srujanshil Sahityachi Nirmiti Prakirya on 24 January, 2021 in Collaboration with the Maharastra Rajay Sahitya Sanskruti Mandal, Mumbai.
  • State level workshop Sashodhan Padhati:Bhasha va Samajikshastre on 18 Octomber, 2021.
  • National level seminar on Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Yanchi Patrakarita: Shodh ani Bodh on 30 to 31 March, 2022 in Collaboration with the The Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), Western Regional Centre, Mumbai.
  • Organized National Level Webinar Brahanmaharastratil Marathi Sahitya ani Sahityik on 27 September 2022.
  • State Level Workshop on Kadambarilekhan on 28 December 2022 in Collaboration with the Maharastra Rajya Sahitya Sanskruti Mandal, Mumbai.
  • Annually Organize Gandhi Vichar Sanskar Pariksha (in collaboration with Gandhi Research Foundation, Jalgaon) for the students of the college. Every year students win Gold, Silver, Bronze Medals.
  • Formation of Marathi Wangmay Mandal for the students of the college every year.
  • Organize Marathi Wikipedia Workshop for the students of the college every year.
  • Best practices of Marathi Department-
    1) Wachan Sanskriti Chalwal (750+books)
    2) Gandhi Vichar Sanskar Pariksha (Collaboration with Gandhi Research Foundation, Jalgaon)
  • Channelize the talents of students through annual magazine “Shabdagandh”.
  • Develop the skills through group discussions and interview techniques.
  • Focus on developing the debate and elocution skills of the students.

Programme Specific Outcomes

B. A. , B.Com., B.Sc., Marathi Second Language Programme Specific Outcomes

After completing this specific programme

1) Students will understand the social customs and codes through Marathi literature.

2) Students will be aware of impact of various factors on Marathi literature.

3) Students will develop their critical and creative skills.

4) Students can understand that moral values reflected in Marathi literature.

5) Students can go for higher studies and post graduate courses in Marathi language.

B.A. Marathi Programme Specific Outcomes

After completing this specific programme

1) Students will be well acquainted with the grammatical rules and official use of Marathi language.

2) They can perform better in Marathi language at formal occasions.

3) They will learn certain do's and dont's in speaking and writing skills of Marathi.

4) They will be able to write, interpret, summarize the reports in Marathi language.


Photo Name Designation Qualification Resume
Sambhaji Venkatrao Patil Dr.Sambhaji Venkatrao Patil Professor M.A, SET, Ph.D. View
Govind Dhondiram Uphade Dr.Govind Dhondiram Uphade Assistant Professor M.A, SET, Ph.D. View
Shivraj Narayan Kache< Dr. Shivraj Narayan Kache Assistant Professor M.A, SET, NET, Ph.D. View
Bapusaheb Khandu Jawlekar Mr. Bapusaheb Khandu Jawlekar Assistant Professor M.A ,NET, Ph.D. View


Degree/Class 2023-24 2022-23 2021-22 2020-21 2019-20 2018-19
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Teaching Plan

Name 2023-24 2022-23 2021-22 2020-21 2019-20 2018-19
Dr.Sambhaji Venkatrao Patil View View View View View View
Dr.Govind Dhondiram Uphade View View View View View View
Bapusaheb Khandu Jawalekar View View View View View N/A
Dr. Shivraj Narayan Kache View View View View View N/A
Mr. Rajkumar More N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A View
Mr.Yeshwant Jagtap N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A View

Time Table

Year 2022-23 2021-22 2020-21 2019-20 2018-19
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2022 - 2023

Name of Activity Day and Date Activity Report
Guest Lecture on Lokraja Rajarshi Shahu Maharaj 10/03/2023 View
Marathi Bhasha Gaurav Din 11/03/2023 View
Outreach Program 18/02/2023 View
Guest Lecture on Marathi bhasha va Boli Samrudh Parampara 28/01/2023 View
19/01/2023 View
State Level Writing Workshop on Kadambari Lekhan 28/12/2022 View
Gandhi vichar sanskar pariksha 16/12/2022 View
Guest Lecture on Wachan Prerna din 15/10/2022 View
Guest Lecture on kavitechi nirmiti prakirya 28/09/2022 View
Guest Lecture on Marathwadyatil gramin sahity 28/09/2022 View
National Webinar on Bruhanmaharastratil marathi sahitya ani sahityik 27/09/2022 View
Guest Lecture Gandhi Vichar Sanskar Pariksha 30/07/2022 View

2021 - 2022

Name of Activity Day and Date Activity Report
National Seminar- Babasaheb Ambedkar yanchi patrakarita: Shodh aani Bodh 30 & 31/03/2022 View
Outreach Program 27/03/2022 View
Guest lecture- Bhasha Gaurav aani Abhijat Marathi 26/02/2022 View
Guest lecture- Jagtik matrabhasha Din - Bhasha mulya Aani Vichar 23/02/2022 View
Gandhi vichar Sanskar pariksha 06/02/2022 View
Guest lecture- Marathi wikipedia workshop 19/01/2022 View
Guest lecture- lokrangbhumi Va Marathi natak 18/01/2022 View
Guest lecture- Dalit Sahityachi Chalwal 17/01/2022 View
Guest lecture- Kavitechi Nirmitiprakirya 16/01/2022 View
Guest lecture- Maharashtatil Aadivasi: Sahitya Va Sanskriti 15/01/2022 View
Soft skill development program 06/01/2022 View
Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav - Udghatan samarambh-Guest lecture 27/11/2021 View
State level writing workshop - Sanshodhan Paddhati: Bhasha Va Samajikshastra 18/10/2021 View
Guest lecture: ‘Hindu: jagnyachi samruddha adgal’ kadambariche aakalan 15/10/2021 View
Guest lecture: Mahanubhav sampradayache Marathi sahityala yogdan 08/09/2021 View

2020 - 2021

Name of Activity Day and Date Activity Report
Guest Lecture - on Marathi Bhasha Gaurav Din28/02/2021 View
State level writing workshop24/01/2021 View
Marathi Vangmay Mandal opening ceremony and Guest lecture15/10/2020 View

2019 - 2020

Name of Activity Day and Date Activity Report
Guest Lecture - Marathi Bhashechi Sadhyasthithi 28/02/2020 View
Guest Lecture - 21 Shatkatil Avhane ani Gandhi vichar11/01/2020 View
Guest Lecture - Gandhiji's 150 Yr. Jayanti13/10/2019 View
Guest Lecture - Mi ani Mazya Kavita09/10/2019 View
Guest Lecture - Anna Bhau Saathe Yanche Sahitya12/09/2019 View
Guest Lecture - Prasar Madheyme ani Nokrichya Sandhi 08/08/2019 View
Guest Lecture - Writing Workshop / Serjanshil Shityalakhen ani Lingbhav05/01/2019 View

2018 - 2019

Name of Activity Day and Date Activity Report
Marathi Bhasha Gaurav Din 27/02/2019 View
Vivekvahini Lecture15/02/2019 View
Guest Lecture - Writing Workshop / Katha, Kavita va Vaicharik Lakhan 26/01/2019 View
Marathi Wikipedia Workshop 10/01/2019 View
Beautiful Handwriting, Essay Competition 04/01/2019 View
Book Exhibition3,4,5/01/2019 View
Education tour29 & 30/12/2018 View
Gandhi Vichar Sanskar Pariksha20/10/2018 View
Vivek Vahini Udghatan02/10/2018 View
Wangmay Mandal Udghatan28/09/2018 View

Student Projects

2022 - 23 View
2021 - 22 View
2020 - 21 View
2019 - 20 View
2018 - 19 View


Department Achievements

Year Report
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2021-22 View

Teacher Achievements

Year Report
2018 to 2021 View

Student Achievements

Year Report
2022-23 View


sr Name Date Report
1Gandhi Research Foundation, Jalgaon02/07/2021 View