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  •             Kannada Bharati Established in 1973 is the oldest Department and the only Institute in Kuvempu University. It has so for conducted 32 Seminars, 10 folk performing Art Festivals and 4 UGC Sponsored Refresher Courses. It has published 30 books. It has also constructed Kailasam Rangamandira for the benefit of the public also. All the eight faculty members of the Institute are Doctorate degree holders and have successfully guided 50 Ph.D.. and 30 M.Phil Students and they have published books papers. successfully completed Research Projects, engaged in teaching and extension activities. They are members of State and National Level Professional bodies and received honors and distinctions. Kannda Bharati has established Folklore Museum which is developed with the Grant of 8 Lakhs from the Ministry of Culture, Government of India. There is a Kannada Computer Centre Sponsored by the Infosys Foundation with a grant of Rs. 5 Lakhs. Sahitya Sangha and Janapada Kala Koota have organized many programmes for the past 32 years. There is a Department Library consisting of 3,000 books donated by Kannada scholars. Institute of Kannada Studies has also received a Grant Rs. 14 Lakhs to conduct Research on Modern Kannada literature from UGC under Special Assistance Programme during 2004-2005.

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  • Name of the Department    Department of Studies and Research in Kannada - Kannada Bharati
    Year of Establishment        1983
    Name of the Chairman      
    Address of the Department Department of Studies & Research in Kannada
    Centenary Block
    Jnanasahyadri, Shankaraghatta ? 577451
    Phone: +91(0)8282-257634, 257107  Fax:  08282-256255
    e-mail: kannada@kuvempu.ac.in
  • Programmes Nature & Duration Eligibility Intake
    M.A.        CBCS- Semester Scheme            Two Years B.A. Degree with Kannada major subject 49
    M.Phil One year M.A., in Kannada  
    Ph.D.

    Five Years

    M.A., in Kannada 5 students per Lecturer
    Syllabus
  • Sl.No. Name Qualification Designation Area  of  Specialisation
    1 Dr. Keshava Sharma K M.A., Ph.D Assistant Professor Kannada Literature and Modern Criticism
    2 Dr. Prashantha Nayaka G M.A,Ph.D Professor Modern Kannada Literature and Literary Criticism
    3 Dr. Shivananda Kelagnamani M.A., Ph.D. Professor Modern Kannada literature, Vachana Sahithya, Janapada, Sahitya Samskruthi, and Literary Criticism
    4 Dr. Nellikatte. S. Siddesh M.A., M.Ed.,PGDJ.,Ph.D Assistant Professor Modern Kannada literature and Literary Criticism and Kannada Culture
  • Research Project
    Sl.No. Title Funding Agency Principal-Investigator Co-Investigator Amount Status
    1 A cultura; Studay of Nellikatte Village Kuvempu University Dr. Nellikatte. S. Siddesh - 45000 completed
    2 A Cultural studya of Chalavadi community in the state of Karnataka UGC Dr. Nellikatte. S. Siddesh - 541000 completed
    3 Ambedkar mattu Adhytma Kuvempu University Dr. Nellikatte. S. Siddesh - 45000 completed
    4 Kuvempu kavya padavivaranakosha Karnataka state government Dr. Prashantha Nayaka G 2500000 complete
    5 Kannada chalana chitrageethegalu: sree samanyana baduku:samskruthika savalu UGC Dr. Prashantha Nayaka G 593200 Ongoing
    Research Scholar
    Sl.No. Research Scholar Title of Thesis Guide Registration ID
    1 Dr. Gururaj Navalagund Madhya kaalina Karnatakadalli Ayagarike Dr. Shivananda Kelagnamani
    2 Nandini R H. Devirappanavara Saahityadalli Ashaya mattu Vinyasa Dr. Shivananda Kelagnamani 80/26/02/
    3 Manjunath Sunagar Pragatisheela Kathegalalli Uliagamanya vyavaste mattu pratibhatane Dr. Shivananda Kelagnamani 81/26/02/2
    4 Baragurappa Aravinda Malagatti avara vibhinna nelegalu Dr. Shivananda Kelagnamani
    5 ashwini b c Kannada strivadi viamarsheya swaroopa Dr. Shivananda Kelagnamani
    6 Malatesha Pujar Virashaiva Puranagalalli Dalitavargada Sharanaru Dr. Shivananda Kelagnamani
    7 Jagadeesh naik M Hariharana prabhudevara ragale mathu chamarasana prabhulingaleele Dr. Prashantha Nayaka G 08
    8 Neelesh S M Jayanth kaykiniyavarasahithyadalli manaveeya sambhandagalu Dr. Prashantha Nayaka G 88
    9 Umesha K kanakapragne: vivitha madarigalu Dr. Prashantha Nayaka G 93
    10 Sreebasava marulasidda swamiji kannadasahithyadalli guru-linga-jangama parikalpane Dr. Prashantha Nayaka G 87
    11 Ranadhir Noorondu viraktharu mathu veerashaiva dharma : samskruthika adyayana Dr. Prashantha Nayaka G 153
    12 Mahendra T M Ramachandra charitha purana mathu sree ramayana dharshanam mahakavyagalu: thoulanika adhyayana Dr. Prashantha Nayaka G 154
    13 Vijayakumara N S Puttanna kanagal nidreshanada kadambari adharitha chalana chitragalu Dr. Prashantha Nayaka G 309
    14 Manjunatha M Bharathisutha avara kadambarigalalli mahile Dr. Prashantha Nayaka G 308
  • Title Level Year Funding Agency
    Seminar on Moodalapaya Yakshagana Samavesha Hagu Modalapaya Yakshagana Pradarshana National 2006 University
    Seminar on Suvarna Karnataka : Land, Language, Literature and Culture National 2007 University
    Seminar on Sillekyatara Beteya Vidhanagalu Local 2007 University