Aravinda Bhat

Assistant Professor
Department of Languages
E-mail: aravinda.bhat@manipal.edu
Phone: 91 820 2923053


Aravinda Bhat has a Ph.D in English literature from The English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, India, as well as an M.A. in English literature from Central Institute of English and Foreign Languages. His scholarly interests include literary studies, philosophy, and disability studies.


Dr. Bhat's core competences encompass research in literature, with special focus on writings by blind and visually impaired authors. The researcher has developed his thinking on this topic by drawing from philosophy and disability studies. His training in the humanities has enabled him to teach courses in world literature, European literature, critical thinking, creative writing, intellectual history of Europe, and German at the A1 level.