About the Department

The department of Maithili was established in the University to propagate Maithili literature and culture. This University is in central place of Mithila region were Maithili language occupies prominent place. For this purpose the department is dedicated to promote loccal language.

Former HoDs

Sl. No. Name From To
01 Prof. Ramnath Jha 1962 1969
02 Prof. Surendra Jha ‘Suman’ 1969 1973
03 Dr. Shailendra Mohan Jha 1973 31.01.1991
04 Dr. Navin Chandra Mishra 01.02.1991 06.02.1993
05 Dr. Amar Nath Jha 07.02.1993 31.01.1997
06 Dr. Nand Nandan Jha 01.02.1997 28.02.1997
07 Dr. Shiv Shankar Jha ‘Kant’ 01.03.1997 03.10.1999
08 Dr. Laxman Chaudhary ‘Lalit’ 04.10.1999 31.10.2005
09 Dr. Neeta Jha 01.11.2005 07.11.2008
10 Dr. Bhupendra Kumar Chaudhary 08.11.2008 31.08.2009
11 Dr. Kuldhari Singh 01.09.2009 30.09.2009
12 Dr. Jateshwar Jha ‘Jatil’ 01.10.2009 31.01.2010
13 Prof. (Dr.) Bina Thakur 01.02.2010 31.01.2013
14 Prof. (Dr.) Dhirendra Nath Mishra 01.02.2013 31.01.2016
15 Prof. (Dr.) Raman Jha 01.02.2016 31-01-2019
16 Prof . (Dr.) Pritti Jha 01.02.2019


Faculty Members

Sl. No.

Name

Designation

Mobile

E-mail id

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1.

Dr. Ramesh Jha

Professor & Head

hodmaithili@lnmu.ac.in

2.

Dr. Daman Kumar Jha

Professor

7004760408 Prof. - Incharge Central Library. Library Science

3.

Dr. Ashok Kumar Mehta

Professor

9430827941 Director, Distance Education

4.

Dr. Narayan Jha

Professor

9431421457,8969789133

5.

Dr. Kumari Amrita Choudhary

Guest Teacher

7870615381 amrita.shilpi@gmail.com


Achievements of Faculty Members

  1. Raman Jha:- Attended several National seminars and resource person in several refresher courses (UGC), guide & supervisor of several Ph.D. holders. More than half a dozen books published.
  2. Bina Thakur:- Remained HoD, University Department of Maithili, L. N. Mithila University, Darbhanga since 01.02.2010 – 31.01.2013. Member Executive Board (Maithili), Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi (2013 January – 2017 December), Member General Council, Sahitya Akademi (2013 January – 2017 December), Convener, Maithili Advisory Board, Sahitya Akademi (January 2013 – December 2017), Member, Maithili Advisory Board, Sahitya Akademi (January 2008 – December 2012)
  3. Neeta Jha:- HoD – November 2005 – October 2008. Presented paper and one of short stories in women’s writer meet – 1992. Presented paper and attend world Maithili conference in Sweden – 29-31 August 1996. Member Maithili Akademi. Member, Maithili Advisory board in Maithili – Sahitya Akademi – 2003-2007. Member in CIIL – Grant in aid committee – 2003-2007, Mysore, widely travelled – Europe, America, Canada, Japan, Sri Lanka, Recipient of Kiran Samman for short stories.
  4. Dhirendra Nath Mishra:- Worked as HoD, University Department of Maithili since February 01, 2013 – January 31, 2016. A member of Advisory Board (Maithili), Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi since 2008-2012. Attended several National seminars etc.

 

Student Statistics

Name of the Course Applications received Selected Pass Percentage
Male Female Male Female
2009-11 P.G. Maithili 15 4 5 100% 100%
2010-12 35 21 7 100% 100%
2011-13 33 17 10 100% 100%
2012-14 40 19 17 92% 100%
2014-16 23 15 08 100% 80%
2015-17 09 04 05 75% 100%
2016-18 03 02 01 100% 100%
2017-19 05 01 04 100% 100%
2018-20 10 05 05 100% 100%
2019-21 08 03 05 100% 100%

 

Achievements of Students

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Research Scholars

Sl. No. Name Title of Work Supervisor
01 Bandana Kumari मैथिली साहित्य मे सुधांशु शेखर चौधरी के योगदान Prof. (Dr.) Ptiti Jha
02 Roshan Kumarr मधुकांत झाक मैथिलि साहित्यमे अवदानक विश्लेषण Prof. (Dr.) Narayan Jha
03 Satyanarayan Prasad Yadav मैथिली कथा साहित्यमे पुनर्जागरणक स्वर Prof. (Dr.) Ashok Kumar Mehta
04 Bibha Kumari मैथिली साहित्यमे रमानन्द रेणुक योगदान Prof. (Dr.) Ptiti Jha
05 Bhogendra Prasad Singh मैथिली साहित्यमे उपेन्द्र दोशीक योगदान Prof. (Dr.) Ptiti Jha
06 Shiv Kumar Paswan मैथिली साहित्य विकासमे गजेंद्र ठाकुरक योगदान Dr. Binod Kumar choudhary


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Student Progression

Student Progression Percentage against enrolled
PG to Ph.D. Already mentioned
Ph.D. to Post-Doctoral 02 Dr. Bina ThakurDr. Neeta Jha


Seminar/Conferences/Workshop Organized

  1. CIIL (Collaboration) Mysore & Univ. Dept. of Maithili (Seminar) – 2011
  2. UGC sponsored 2 day Seminar with Univ. Dept. of Maithili – 3-4 Dec. 2014
  3. Workshop (translation work in Political Science & Philosophy Dept., L.N.M.U., Darbhanga) – 2011
  4. 2 day Translator’s orientation programme (NTM CIIL, Mysore) – 2011
  5. Participation in several seminar and workshop at different place all over the India (Mentioned in teachers profile)
  6. UGC seminar December, 2016
  7. Matribhasha Divas – 21 February 2017

Year 2011-12

Sl. No. Name of the Programme Resource Person No. of beneficeries
1. Deliver Lecture Dr. B. Jha ‘Vidit’ HOD Maithili S. K. University Dumka P. G. Students & Research Scholars Jharkhand
2. Deliver Lecture Dr. D. Jha Ex-Head, Maithili B. R. A. Bihar University,Muzaffarpur P. G. Students & Research Scholars

 

Year 2012-13:

Sl. No. Name of the Programme Resource Person No. of Beneficeries
1. Deliver Lecture Dr. Keshkar Thakur HOD, Maithili T. M. B. University,Bhagalpur P. G. Students & Research Scholars

 

Year 2013-14:

Sl. No. Name of the Programme Resource Person No. of Beneficeries
1. Deliver Lecture Dr. C. Jha Retd. Professor of Maithili Patna University P. G. Students & Research Scholars


Infrastructural Facilities

  1. Library (No. Inf.,S.f.) but 21,098 books including Thesis, Journals & Magazines are available in the department.
  2. Internet facilities for staff and students : No
  3. Total number of class rooms : 02
  4. Class rooms with ICT facility : Yes
  5. Students’ laboratories : x
  6. Research laboratories : x
  7. Wash rooms : No
  8. Girls Common room : x
  9. Facilities for Women : No


Supporting Staff

Sl. No.

Name

Designation

Mobile

E-mail id

Photo

1.

Anil Kumar

R.C.

9122640554

2.

Khagendra Nath Jha

Machine Man

9709775096