VKSU Collaboration With University Of Mauritius

Four Men High-Level Committee For Foreign Collaboration


Prof.(Dr.) D.P. Tewari
VKS Univ.

Prof. (Dr.) N.K. Sah
VKS Univ.

Col. Shyamanand Jha
Registrar VKS Univ.

Prof. (Dr.) Jawahar Lal
Principal Jagjiwan College

About the VKS University

Veer Kunwar Singh University, named after the well-known national hero and distinguished freedom fighter of the Indian Rebellion of 1857, was established on 22 October 1992 with its headquarters at Arrah, under the Bihar University Act, 1976 [as amendment Act 9 of 1992]. It was carved out of Magadh University, Bodh-Gaya, Bihar in 1992. It is in the list of recognized Universities under Section 2(f) of the U.G.C. Act.

About the University of Mauritius

Established in 1965, the University of Mauritius (hereafter UoM) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Réduit. Officially recognized by the Higher Education Commission of Mauritius, the UoM is a large coeducational Mauritian higher education institution. It offers Certificate Courses as well as Degree Programs in several areas of study. The 65 years old Mauritian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students’ past academic records and grades.



Chief Patron:

Prof D. P. Tewari

Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor

Veer Kunwar Singh University, Arrah



Dr. N. K. Sah

Pro Vice-Chancellor

Veer Kunwar Singh University, Arrah


Organizing Secretary:

Prof. K. K. Singh

Dean, Students’ Welfare

Veer Kunwar Singh University, Arrah



Prof. Prasunjay Kumar Sinha

Head, Department of English

Veer Kunwar Singh University, Arrah


Organizing Secretaries:


Prof. Nikhil Kumar

Professor of English, Department of English

Veer Kunwar Singh University, Arrah


Prof. Anil Kumar Sinha

Head, Department of Zoology

Veer Kunwar Singh University, Arrah


Dr. Sunil Kumar Singh

Professor and Head, Department of Commerce,

Veer Kunwar Singh University, Arrah


Prof.BaijNath Singh

Professor of Economics, Department of Economics

Veer Kunwar Singh University, Arrah

Advisory Committee:

  • Prof. Nikhil Kumar (Humanities)
  • Prof. Jamil Akhtar (Humanities)
  • Prof. Diwakar Pandey (Humanities)
  • Prof. Sanjay Kumar Singh (Commerce)
  • Prof. Dilip Kumar Choudhary (Social Sciences)
  • Prof. Anand Kishor (Science)
  • Prof. Anil Kumar Singh (Science)

Organizing Committee:

  1. Prof. Niraj Kumar Verma, Department of Economics, VKSU, Arrah
  2. Dr. Vijayraj Kumawat, Department of English, VKSU, Arrah
  3. Sri Anand Bhushan Pandey, Department of English, S. B. College,  Arrah
  4. Prof. Smriti Chowdhuri, Department of English, M. M. Mahila College, Arrah
  5. Dr. Ratnesh Shukla, Department of Geography, Veer Kunwar Singh University, Arrah



Participants are required to fill their details through Google Form   https://forms.gle/pUwvsjohZYvZJ1kf8  and submit the Abstract of their paper in English/Hindi (Times New Roman/Kruti Dev10, font-size: 12pt.) in about 250-300 words to the Organizing Secretary by March 20, 2021; and the full-length paper in about 2500-3500 words by March 03, 2021, the following email address:dswinternationalseminar2021@gmail.com

If the full-length papers are received before the deadline, they will be published in the form of a book with ISBN, which will be released in the Inaugural Session of the Seminar.


Registration Fee:

Faculty Members/Academicians – ₹ 1000/-

Research Scholars / Students- ₹ 700/-



(A) The Registration Fee includes seminar kit, tea, and lunch on seminar days.

(B) The paper presenters will have to make the arrangement of the accommodation on their own. However, assistance in this regard, if needed, shall be provided by the organizers.

(C) Registrations will be done in online mode. However, in the case of Offline Registration, Registration Slips are available in four PG Departments, namely Economics, Sociology, Botany, and English. The details of the A/c are as follows:

Name of the A/c: International Seminar, VKSU, Ara
A/c No. : 3891597338
Bank Name: Central Bank of India, VKSU Ara Branch
IFS Code: CBIN0283838

Address for Communication:

Dean, Students’ Welfare
Veer Kunwar Singh University, Arrah
Bhojpur, Bihar, India
PIN – 802301
Mob: 09431839619
E-mail ID: dswinternationalseminar2021@gmail.com


About the Topic

At the present hour, as a civilization, we stand at a juncture where challenges are galore; be it the domain of higher education or humanity or the fast-changing contemporary scenario in general. In particular, the questions hinging upon humanity and its current state become even more crucial to assess in the given contemporary global scenario. This seminar is an attempt at revisiting a range of pivotal issues revolving around human rights, nationalism/-city, equal opportunities, economy, politics, socio-cultural dimensions, and many more. The areas are given below, merely a handful in number, are suggestive of the theme of the seminar. However, the participants are fairly free in terms of contributing a paper as far as the theme thereof relates to the major area of the seminar.

  1. Social/Societal Issues in Literatures
  2. Spirituality and Modern Physics
  3. Writers of the Diaspora: New Perspectives
  4. Literature and Political Consciousness
  5. Popular Fiction in Literatures
  6. Literature from the Margins: Discourse on the Dalit and the Subaltern
  7. Science Fiction and Fairy-tales
  8. Changing Socio-Cultural Scenario
  9. Feminist Stance: Theory and Praxis
  10. Human Relationships in Emerging Socio-political Contexts
  11. Anthropological Sensibilities
  12. Cross-Culturalism/Cultural Pluralities
  13. Global Perspectives
  14. Politics of Vernacular Languages
  15. Different Aspects of Bhojpuri Folk Literature
  16. Historiography/Rewriting History
  17. Nationalism and History
  18. Cinema and Literature
  19. Discourses on the LGBTQ Community
  20. Transgender and Sexual Politics
  21. Digital Humanities and Virtual Realities in Global Context
  22. Sociology of Languages
  23. Discourses Beyond Disciplines
  24. Geography as an Interdisciplinary Subject
  25. Politicization of Education
  26. Privatization in Higher Education: Pros and Cons
  27. Green Chemistry and Contemporary Life
  28. Role of Education in Developing Eco-Friendly LifeStyle
  29. Technical Education and Its challenges
  30. Role of Higher Education in the Empowerment of Humanity
  31. Climate Change: A Threat to Human Life
  32. Higher Education for Being Human
  33. Role of Life Sciences for Healthy Life
  34. Economy and Employment Generation
  35. Facing Pandemics