Department of Telugu
Telugu Language has been acclaimed as The Italian of the East and even kings like Sri Krishnadeva Raya, whose mother tongue is not Telugu, have sung paeans of Telugu and said ‘DESA BHASHALANDU TELUGU LESSA.” To impart quality education in the domain of Telugu, the Department of Telugu, one of the oldest departments of The Adoni Arts & Science College, was started in 1962. Sri.R.Satyanarayana was the First Head of the Department. He was elevated to the post of the Principal in 1984. At present there are five lecturers in the department.
The particulars of the lecturers who have served the Department.

# Name of the Faculty Member Qualification From To
1. R.Satyanarayana M.A 11-6-1962 30-6-1987
2. S.Sreenivasulu M.A 2-7-1964 1-9-1966
3. G.Veeraiah M.A 23-7-1966 8-7-1967
4. S.Bala Reddy M.A 1-1-1969 30-11-1986
5. Y.Mare Goud M.A 6-9-1969 30-11-1993
6. P.V.Subba Reddy M.A 12-10-1968 30-6-1997
7. A.R.V.Subba Reddy M.A 16-9-1968 31-7-1998
8. Y.Narayana Reddy M.A 26-9-1966 30-6-2003
9. Dr.T.Sreenivasulu M.A. Ph.D 13-7-1996 -

Staff Details

# Name Date of Joining Topic of Ph.D University, year of Award Qualification
1. P. Narasimhulu MA B.Ed Tpt - - - -
2. Dr.K.Sanjanna 21-12-1998 Kurnool Zilla Samethalu Bhasha – Samskruthi S.K.UniversityAnantapur 2000 -
3. B.Surya Narayana Reddy 4-8-2004 - - -
4. Venkateswarlu - - - -
5. NALLA REDDY - - - M.A., M.Phil., T.P.T and P.hd
6. P.NARASIMHULU - - - M.A., B.Ed
Telugu is offered as one of the Second Languages. There are four sections in I year Degree Course and four sections in II Year Degree course.
Departmental Association

On June 11th 1963 Telugu Bhasha Samithi was formed. The Principal of the college is the ex-officio president of the Association. The in-charge of the department is Vice president of the Association.

Every year the principal nominates one student representative to the Association. The Association undertakes a number of academic activities and also conducts competitions on various topics. Elocutions and essay-writing competitions are conducted under the aegis of this Association.

Students actively participate in the meetings and prizes are given away to the winners of Essay Writing and Elocution competitions.

The particulars of the lecturers who have served the Department.

# Name of the Faculty Member Qualification From To
1. R.Satyanarayana M.A 11-6-1962 30-6-1987
2. S.Sreenivasulu M.A 2-7-1964 1-9-1966
3. G.Veeraiah M.A 23-7-1966 8-7-1967
4. S.Bala Reddy M.A 1-1-1969 30-11-1986
5. Y.Mare Goud M.A 6-9-1969 30-11-1993
6. P.V.Subba Reddy M.A 12-10-1968 30-6-1997
7. A.R.V.Subba Reddy M.A 16-9-1968 31-7-1998
8. Y.Narayana Reddy M.A 26-9-1966 30-6-2003
9. Dr.T.Sreenivasulu M.A. Ph.D 13-7-1996 -


Staff Details

# Name of the Chief Guest Date Occupation
1. Prof:S.Raghunatha Sarma 6-3-1998 Dean faculty of Arts S.K.U.Anantapur
2. Dr.T.Rama Krishna 8-3-2004 Telugu Professor P.G.Centre S.K.U. Kurnool
3. J.S.R.K.Sarma 17-2-2005 Secretary Telugu Bhasha Vikasodyamam, Kurnool
4. Prof. Brahmanandam 23-02-2010 Professor, Department of Telugu, S.K.U.Anantapur
A two year PG Course in Telugu was started in 2009. At present, there are forty students each in MA (Previous & Final year).