School of Humanities


Prof. S.Dkhar


School of Humanities,
Telephone Nos: 0364-2723501(O)/9436117479(M)
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The School of Humanities has five departments in Shillong  Campus, viz., English, Philosophy, Khasi, Linguistics and Hindi, and two Departments  in Tura Campus, i.e., English and Garo. All departments conducted the MA and PhD programmes during 2017-18. Some departments like Khasi, Linguistics and Hindi also conducted the MPhil programme during the year. Faculty members of the School were actively involved in teaching, guiding research and other academic activities. Each department has its own identified thrust areas of research. Many faculty members of the School have produced a large number of research papers in professional journals and contributed chapters to number of books. They also have edited and written books and presented papers in seminars and conferences. A number of faculty members have been invited as resource persons as well as to chair sessions at seminar, conferences, workshops and refresher courses within and outside NEHU. Some departments also organized study tours for students taking them to various places in the country and organized seminar. The School has made progress in diverse research fields.

The School of Humanities comprises these departments: