Admission for next batch will be announced soon

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: 15 January 2020 (Friday)
Classes begin on: 19 January 2020 (Sunday)

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How to Apply

There are two ways of applying: 1) Apply online, or 2) Offline (submitting filled up application form), as given below.

A. 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 January, 2020

B. Submit duly filled Application Form at the University Office

Application forms can also be collected free of charge from RKMVERI Reception Counter at Belur Main Campus in person.

Application forms are also available online for download from RKMVERI website.

Download Application Form

Submission of the Application Form

Application forms completed in all respects should be submitted on or before 15 January 2020 at RKMVERI Admission Counter in Belur Main Campus with attested photocopies (not originals) of the results of class 10 or 12 or degree.

At the time of submission of completed applications, Course fee of Rs. 1000/- should be paid in cash at RKMVERI Admission Counter on or before 15 January 2020 (except Sundays during office hours: 10 am to 5 pm).

Fee can also be paid online. Click here for to go to Payment Portal. Once payment is successful, you will receive payment confirmation/receipt in email, print it and submit it along with filled Application form.

Contact details

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