The department of Dayanand Chair for Vedic Studies was established in 1975. The aims and objects of the Chair include the research work and study of the life, works and ideas of special reference to his interpretation of the Vedas and his other works. Research leading to Ph.D degree is conducted. Published research work by the faculty in the journals of Vedic Studies contributes to the academic growth of the knowledge concerning various Vedic Texts. There are three permanent positions on the faculty, one of a Professor and the other of a lecturer. There is one tenure post of Research Fellow. At present Prof. Virendra Kumar Alankar is the Chairman of the department and Dr.(Mrs.) Vasundhra Rehani is as Reader.
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