The Department is unique in the country with a taught PG Programme in Konkani language Literature and Culture. The Department has various projects from Sahitya Academy , NCERT , UGC, Central Directorate of Hindi, New Delhi.Commision for Scientific & Technical Terminology , New Delhi. Goa Konkani Academy, Goa.
A Centre for Konkani Development Studies has been set up with the support of UGC in the IXth Five-Year-Plan as an adjunct of the Department of Konkani, which deals with work of preparation of terminology, dictionaries, translation from Indian and foreign classics, specially those relating to literary criticism, transliteration of Konkani texts from one script to another and the publication of the same for the benefit of the students. The Centre has done video ducumentation of Dasro, Garaanim, Ghumat vadan (Sakaarat), Rannamale (folk drama), Fugddi (folk dance) and the Three Kings Feast of Chandor under the unique programme called "Know our Culture". The Centre has an Advisory Committee with the Vice Chancellor as the Chairman. The Head, Department of Konkani is the ex-officio honorary Director of the Centre.
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|Name||Designation||Areas of Interest|
|Hanumant Chandrakant Chopdekar||Associate Professor||Literary Criticism, Konkani Folklore, Language Movement, Indian and Western Poetics, Linguistics, Translation|
|Soniya Sitaram Gadkar||Assistant Professor||Folklore, Literary Criticism, Humour Literature|
|Sanika A. Gaonkar||Assistant Professor||Special study of Konkani Novels, Konkani Folklore, Indian and Western Poetics|
|Naresh Chandrakant Naik||Assistant Professor||Old Konkani Literature, Creative Literature, Folklore, Literary Criticism|
|Kripali Banerjee Naik||Assistant Professor (on Probation)||Feminist Literature, Indian Literature|
|Prakash S. Parienkar||Associate Professor||Sociological Study of Literature, Special Study of Konkani Novels, Research Methodology|