Department of French




About

History
In 1886, Sir Pherozeshah Mehta and Justice Triambak Telang voted a motion in the Senate of the University of Bombay to introduce French language and literature as a subject at the Bachelor of Arts. In 1964, University of Bombay started a Foreign Languages Department. An independent Department of French was created in 1993.


Facilities

Library: The Department has a departmental library for the undergraduate (B.A.) and post-graduate students.
This library is well equipped with books (approximately 1000 books), news papers, magazines, dissertations, thesis, DVDs and CD-Rom for language courses. We also have our own film library.

Alumni



Contact

Address : Department of French,
Ranade Bhavan,
‘B’Wing,
Gr. Floor,
Room 15,
Vidyanagari,
Santacruz (E),
Mumbai – 400 098.
Contact no.: +91-22-2654 3452
Email Id : deptoffrench.mu@rediffmail.com

Under Graduate

Programme Name BA in French
Duration 3 year full time programme
Eligibility 12th Std. with French (50% min)



Post Graduate

Programme Name MA in French
Duration 2 year full time programme
Eligibility Graduation in any,discipline + B2 Level in French


Diploma Course in French (weekend batch)

Days : Saturday, Sunday
Time : 9 am- 12 noon


Certificate in French

Part Time Course in French 2018-19


Certificate Course in French :

Days : Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Time : 8 am- 10 am
duration : 1 year.

Diploma Course in French (weekend batch)

Days : Saturday, Sunday
Time : 9 am- 12 noon

Certificate Course in French (weekend batch) :

Days : Saturday, Sunday
Time : 9 am- 12 noon
duration : 1 year.







Academic Staff

Name: Dr Vasumathi Badrinathan
Qualification: MPhil (University of Franche-Comté, France), PhD (University of Lille 3, France)
Designation: Assistant Professor and I/c Head
Email Id: vasu@vasumathi.net


Name: Dr Ms VidyaVencatesan
Qualification: M Phil , PhD from Sorbonne University, Paris
Designation: Associate Professor
Email Id: vidya.vencatesan@gmail.com


Name: Mrs. Tasneem Azmi
Qualification: M.A French, M.A English Literature, Ma'trise FLE
Designation: Assistant Professorr
Email Id: tasneemazmi@gmail.com

Administrative staff

Name: Ms. Bharati Prakash Gaikwad
Designation: Jr. Typist Clerk
Email Id: gaikwadbharati@ymail.com


Name: Mr. Arun Govind Pawar
Designation: Peon