Hindu College is not only one of the most distinguished under-graduate educational institutions of the country; it also is the first choice of the students for the study of Sanskrit language and literature. It has talented and accomplished faculty members. Their high degree of academic and professional proficiency is evidenced by their commendable academic work. The Department offers B.A. Programme, B.A. (Hons.) and M.A. Courses with an emphasis on reading the original texts and sources. The students are also introduced to critical analysis through commentaries and other modern approaches. The Department also offers concurrent, qualifying and Interdisciplinary courses (Nationalism and Indian Literature) for first year and concurrent paper for second year Honours courses.
Sanskrit Department initiated its own library with most useful books for the benefit of the students. Its endeavour is to impart quality instruction to the students. It is sincerely hoped that the students joining the Department, will find themselves in a most congenial atmosphere for their studies throughout their stay in college.