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The very aim of all language courses is to enable one to improve both the ability to communicate and linguistic competence in the chosen language. A balance of receptive (reading, listening) and productive (speaking, writing) skills are developed through communicative classes and self‐study. The study of literature is historically associated with having the function of knowing the relationship between the individual and his/her surroundings in its depth and breadth. Literature and language studies, which are verymuch part and parcel, promotes open dialogue, develops a tolerance of different cultures and encourages the sharing of different perspectives and interpretations. 

Comparative Literature focusing on the study of literature beyond the restrictions of any human interference. As a University Department we are proficient to contribute towards the advancement of the society at large. We also ensure our sincere effort to offer the best in terms of academic programmes, research activities and infrastructure fecilities. The Department with the bright young and dynamic faculty members attracts the best of students for its masters and doctoral programmes. We also aim at bringing in excellent opportunities to our students and research scholars for interacting with the writers and the academic thinkers which will certainly help the students to excel in the present competitive and professional life.

Our vision is to create a vibrant learning environment founded on value based academic principles that foster collaboration, a culture of accomplishment and strong support of ethnic and intellectual diversity wherein all involved shall contribute effectively, efficiently and responsibly .

Our mission is to provide

  • Highest quality Post Graduate and Doctoral education as per international standards.
  • State-of-the-art research facilities with the upgraded facilities time to time.
  • Strong partnerships with, government agencies, professional societies and local communities.
  • Extension and consultancy services to government, private, public and industrial sectors

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Department of Russian & Comparative Literature
University of Calicut
Thenhipalam P.O
Malappuram Dt.
Kerala- 673635 
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