Major Departmental Achievements

(A) Katha Foundation award, New Delhi : 01
National Dalit Sahitya Academy Fellowship National award : 01 
Hari Om awards for best research papers : 09 
Sanskrit Sahitya Academy Gaurav Award : 01 
Sanskrit Sahitya Academy Award for best book : 02 + 01 
Umashankar Joshi Varta Award : 01

(B) National Seminars /Conference : 06 + 02
Refresher Course : 02 
Translation Workshop: 01 + 01
Faculty members identified by U.G.C. as experts for High Rank Committee : 01 
NET-SLET Examination Passed Students: 16
GPSC Examination Passed: 01

Department of Sanskrit was given a special grant by Sardar Patel University, to organize a workshop under the Co-ordinatorship of Prof. Niranjan Patel to edit in English a book which was originally written in Gujarati by Bapalal G. Vaidya, with the  title “Sanskrit Sahitya ma Vanaspati” and  translated into English by Prof. J.J. Shah and edited by Prof. Niranjna Patel with the title “Plants in Sanskrit Literature”. 

(C) State Level Debate Completion:  1. Organized by L.D. Arts College Ahmedabad, Title: Shrimadbhagvadgita Pratiyogita: Got First Prize & Received Vijay-Padma-Trophy for one year 2014-2015.

(D) Inter College events:
1. Inter College Sloka-Gana-Spardha organized by the department every year.
2. Organized Jyana-Satra by the department every year.
3. Shrimad-bhagvad-gita Elocution Competition was held on 19/01/2015 jointly by the Department of Sanskrit and Shankaralok Ashram, Uvarsad (Dist. Gandhinagar). 
4. A Writing Competition on the Shrimad-bhagvad-gita was arranged under the auspices of Devsayujya Vadodara, on 21/01/2015.
5. We also organize Net/Slet coaching classes every Year.

Faculty Achievements

 Prof. Dr. Niranjan P. Patel
  • Worked as a expert member, Common Syllabus, Government of Gujarat.
  • Worked as a expert member, State Level Examination Gujarat, & Rajasthan.
  •  Lecture Delivered in Knowledge Consortium of Gujarat.
  •  Lecture Delivered in Kalidasa Samaroh, Vikram University, Ujjain.
  •  Presided over one technical session in International Seminar at Sardhar and Somnath.
  •  Edited Book entitled “Plants in Sanskrit Literature”.
Dr. Prafull V. Joshi
  • Worked as a Co-Ordinator, National Seminar, organized by the Department.
  • Attended Examination Reform Seminar, organized by ERU, Sardar Patel University.

Dr. Mahesh G. Patel
  • Attended  and Presented Research Paper in International  Seminar, Sardhar.
  • Delivered Lecture in National Seminar, Mandvi, Bhuj.
  • Lecture Delivered in BISAG, Gujarat.