The seed of the Hindi Department of Ramnarain Ruia Autonomous College was sown in the year 1938. Hindi Department of Ruia College was the first to get the permission to have Hindi as a special subject at B.A. level under University of  Mumbai. Prof. Jagdish Chandra Jain has been instrumental in laying the foundation. Later Prof. Narendra Jain, Prof. Bansidhar Panda, Prof. Chandrakant Bandivadekar, Dr. Devesh Thakur, Prof. Mukund Joshi, Prof.Ramesh Dalal and Dr. Dattatreya Murumkar have nurtured the department with their utmost dedication. Our college provides 6 papers at B.A. level in Hindi and is also a Centre for PHD affiliated to University of Mumbai.
Hindi department provides a platform to encourage students to explore, experiment, express and enhance their skills to be future ready. The department also contributes to the vibrant culture of the college by organizing National and international seminars and workshops which provides a platform for the students to participate, interact and inspire by the intellectuals, thinkers and critics in the field of Hindi. The department organizes Hindi Day celebration by conducting various activities such as essay writing, poetry recitation, extempore and story writing competition etc. The department also provides a platform for students to participate compete, interact and inspire across our country. Guest lectures are organized by the department to enhance the innate skills of the student. The department specially provides internship program to the T.Y.B.A. students with daily newspaper ‘NAVBHARAT’ and CENTRAL BANK OF INDIA.


  • To create the ability to use the language effectively for actual communication.
  • To develop and improve the reading and writing skills of the students in Hindi.
  • To improve their ability to communicate effectively and acquire the skill to analyze and evaluate all forms of literary work.


Best Practices

  • Develop and upgrade curriculum
  • Internship program for T.Y.B.A. students: Daily newspaper ‘Navbharat’ in Fifth Semester.
  • Internship program for T.Y.B.A. students: ‘Bank’  in Sixth Semester.


Activities of the Department

Department of Hindi has always been on the forefront in organizing various academic and co-curricular activities to  foster the students mind and equip them with the skills to face the worldNational and International SeminarNational and International WebinarWorkshopsInternship for T.Y.B.A students  - Newspaper and BanksHindi Day celebration which includes essay writing competition, poetry recitation competition, story writing competition, extempore at inter and intra collegiate level.


Message from Head of Department

It is my privilege to lead a department which has played a very significant role in helping the students to achieve a level of effective communication in their routine life, National and official language- Hindi. The department is privileged to have an extremely dynamic faculty. Youth are the hope and future of our nation. These young minds are full of ideas that need an encouraging environment and a platform to showcase their talent and get recognition, which the Department attains by organizing various academic and co-curricular activities.Hence our motive is to transform lives globally by redefining knowledge ecosystem through passion and innovation. 

Our Team

Dr. Pravin Chandra Bisht

Dr. Pravin Chandra Bisht

Dr. Pandurang Mahalinge

Dr. Pandurang Mahalinge

Ramnivas Ruia Junior College, Matunga, a unit of S P Mandali’s Ramnarain Ruia Autonomous College saw a hike in the passing percentage of both its Arts and Science students, in the just declared HSc result.  This suggests how hard work and sincere efforts enables students to overcome the challenges. All the students have cleared the HSC examination this year. Pass percentage being 100%...

In Arts stream out of 417 students 161 students scored 90%and more and 36 students scored above 95%. Gauri R Sawant topped in Arts scoring 588/600 marks (98%). Twenty four specially challenged students (DIVYANG students) appeared for the HSC examinations and scored well Ghag Aryan Yogesh topped the list with 572/600 ( 95.33%).

461 students for General Science stream, 196 students of Bifocal stream. In all 657 Science students appeared this year (20-21) for HSC exams.

In the Science stream Dubal Arya K from General Science and Joshi Anish P from Bifocal stream shared the First rank scoring 596/600 (99.33).

Stream Candidates Registered Candidates appeared Distinction Grade       1 Grade 11 Pass Total %age
Science 657 657 651 6 0 0 657 100%
Arts 417 417 341 73 3 0 417 100%
Total 1074 1074 992 79 3 0 1074 100%
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