Centre for Comparative Literature

The Centre was established in 1988 at the School of Humanities, Central University of Hyderabad. Nestling among single literature departments of the School, the aim is to encourage linguistic diversity and enable traffic among languages and literatures, accommodate the interactions and cross-cultural inter-changes, and encourage interdisciplinarity and border-crossings. Centre offers three programmes: M.A., M.Phil, and Ph.D., each with rigorous coursework followed by project work / dissertation.Centre draws faculty and students from different fields and diverse backgrounds placing Comparative Literature at the intersection of literature with other cultural forms such as film, theatre, visual arts, music and dance, and new media, as well as other disciplines such as gender studies, translation studies and others.