|Early Times Report|
KATRA, Sept 22: The School of Languages & Literature organized one-day National Doctoral Students Conclave today at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra (SMVDU) where research scholars of J&K universities and other states, participated and presented their papers on various topics, including Dalit Studies, Queer Studies, Public Sphere, Western Pahari Languages, Management, Philosophy and Cultural Studies. The School of Languages & Literature is a leading research-oriented department in the university which organises academic events and activities on regular basis. During the inaugural session, Prof D Mukhopadhyay, Dean, Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, SMVDU was the chief guest on the occasion. Addressing the gathering Prof Mukhopadhyay emphasized on the qualities of a good research and researcher, while enumerating that iteration process of methods, questions and data is important. On the occasion, Dr Amitabh V Dwivedi, coordinator & Head, School of Languages & Literature gave a detail that the school felicitated NET & SET qualified students of the school. Many quality papers were presented and based on their presentations three scholars, namely Bhushan Shamra, Ayushi & Parul Priya were awarded with cash prize and certificates.