The Department of Sanskrit & Philosophy under the School of Indian Heritage, RKMVERI conducts series of programmes to teach Sanskrit and a little of the treasures of wisdom of the Sanskrit literature as a outreach activity to people of all age groups and all walks of life. These programmes start from the preliminary level, and are taught to people of all age groups and all walks of life, and on Sundays so as to enable working people also to enroll for the programmes.

For details about the programme, please see Academics page.

Programme Structure

The three-­tier programme consists of the following stages (each of 6 months duration):

  1. Preliminary : alphabet, sentence construction, spoken Sanskrit.
  2. Intermediate :­ basic grammar, Gita and Upanishad chanting with meaning.
  3. Advanced : higher grammar, selections from literature, composition.

Admission open for Preliminary level

Eligibility (Preliminary level)

  • Any one who yearns to learn Sanskrit from the beginning may apply
  • Age Limit: No upper limit

Class Timings: Every Sunday
Morning Batch: 9.30 am to 1.00 pm
Course Fee : Rs.1000/-
Medium of Instruction: Sanskrit and Bengali


Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute
Belur Main Campus (just at the entrance of Belur Math)
Belur Math, Howrah 711202, West Bengal

Click here for directions to reach the Belur Campus.

Last date to apply: 12 July 2019 (Friday)
Classes begin on: 14 July 2019 (Sunday)

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How to Apply

Download the Registration Form, fill it up and submit in person or by post with the fees in DD/MO/Cheque drawn in favour of “Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute”. Online Payment option is also available.   Please write the course name on the envelope. The form should reach the following address on or before the last date 12 July 2019.

Contact details

Head, Department of Sanskrit and Philosophy
Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute
Belur Math, Dist Howrah 711202
email-ID: OR
Phone: (033)2654-9999
Mobile: 8230864238