Applications are invited academic batch starting from April 2021

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
Course Fee : Rs.1000/-
Mode: Classes will be conducted both in Online and Offline (In-person at Campus) modes. Applicants are requested to mention their choice either for Online or Offline mode while filling up the application-form.
Important note: Since this course involves much teacher-students conversations in the classes Online mode will be started only if we receive sufficient applications.
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: 15 May 2021
Classes begin on: To be announced soon

How to Apply

Apply online and pay online

Online Application Portal :

New applicants have to first register on the Online Application Portal, then Login and Apply.

After successfully submitting the application form, pay the Course Registration fee (INR 1000.00) online from the same Portal.

(While applying online, attach the scan copies of your passport size photo.)

Once Application form is successfully submitted and fee is paid, download the Application Summary and print it.

Please bring the printed Application Summary while coming for admission.

Last date to apply online : 15th May, 2021

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