Rajarshi Shahu Mahavidyalaya directed by Shiv Chatrapti Shikshan Sanstha (reduction society) has started Sanskrit subject at UG level from 1984-85 and at PG Level from 2003-04 for the development of ancient culture, History and music. Currently Sanskrit subject is as second language and optional subject at UG level and at PG level also. Rather there was deficiency of Sanskrit experts for teaching but this department has given experts in Sanskrit subject who are working as teachers and professors. Students are connected with this department in order to conduct their research work (M.Phil., Ph.D) Rajarshi Shahu Mahavidyalaya is an autonomous College Veda Upanishada, Gita, Laukik Literature Drama, Epic etc. are included in the syllabus by the (Autonomous ) University. Every year (Sanskrit) department arranges academic Trip, cultural programs and conducts Sanskrit shloka reading and speech competition, celebrates Sanskrit Day. And scholarly Guest lectures are also arranged.
The department organizes the National/ State level conference, Quiz competitions, Poster presentation competition, PPT presentation, Guest lectures, Parents Teacher Meeting, C language competition, Workshop on Robo-feast, Carrier Guidance Seminar, Seminar for career Opportunities, Computer Literacy Program, Art Exhibition Competition, BOS Meeting, Campus Interview, Staff Seminar, Visit To “Sevagram” Kawatha, ICT Training for Secondary Teachers. As a part of continuous internal evaluation the department conducts Activity based test, Surprise test, Poster presentation and Home assignment. In addition to this the faculties of the departments are felicitated for special achievements.