The commencement of Gujarati Department in N. S Patel Arts College dates back with the establishment of our college in the year 1970. The department reached its heights of education because of the hard work and sincere efforts of Pro. I. H. Dabhi, Pro. K. B. Patel and Dr. Vanlata Bhatt who were the experts in their respective fields. During these years department organized various activities and in that “Association of Gujarati Professors” is one of the significant. Currently the department serves in providing M. Phil and Ph. D. degrees. Presently Dr. M. K. Chaudhary, Dr. B. B. Vaghela and Pro. NeelaChampavat are rendering their services to take the educational journey ahead. Due to the immense guidance and continuous efforts of all the professors the department has reached to the pinnacle of heights and has obtained fame and name throughout. To raise the intellectual level of students and make them acquainted with many things department organizes various activities in collaboration with Gujarat Sahitya Academy and Gujarat Sahitya Parisad such as “Association of Gujarat Professors” and “Association of Central Gujarat Association”.
Every year the birth anniversaries of various literary figures such as Umashankar Joshi, ZaverchandMeghani, Ravaji Patel, Ramesh Parekh are celebrated inthe department. To bring out the hidden talents of the student’s department organizes competitions like self-composed poems, poetry-recitation, storytelling, essay and wall painting Students are encouraged to participate in the activities organized by other colleges of institutes.The Department also organizes excursions to various natural places and historical sites to ignite in them the intimacy and regard for nature. Students are also shown the cinematic adaption of the literature. To make students acquaint with various newly published books department organizes book Fair.
Students of the department play significant role in the university examination also. Eight students have received University Gold Medal till today. Along with these students actively participate in various activities such as NSS, NCC and cultural activities, the faculties of this department present their research paper in seminars, conferences, and workshops at national and international level. Their articles are published in the well-known magazines of Gujarat. They are working actively in learning and teaching,