List of subjects (educational) names in Sanskrit

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Just before moving further to know about “List of subjects names in Sanskrit”, let us have a brief about the Sanskrit language.

Sanskrit is the oldest and original language on earth. This language is existing since unknown age and time. No human is aware of it’s origin.

Sanskrit is called as ‘deva bhasha’, ‘devanagari’ etc. as this is the language which also spoken in the higher planets like Swarga Loka, Satya Loka, Vaikuntha Loka, etc. Same language is spoken in lower planets like ‘atala’, ‘vitala’, ‘patala’, etc.

Using this language itself all the divine Hindu scriptures like Mahabharata, Vedas, Ramayana, Puranas, Upanishads, etc. have been created.

Now, let us look at the different subjects names in Sanskrit.

List of subjects names in Sanskrit are as given below:

गणित / gaṇita : Mathematics

अंकगणित / aṅkagaṇita : Arithmetic (Mathematics)

बीजगणित / bījagaṇita : Algebra (Mathematics)

रेखागणित / क्षेत्रगणित / rēkhāhāgaṇīta/ kṣētragaṇita : Geometry (Mathematics)

त्रिकोणमापनविद्या / त्रिकोणमापनगणित / trikōṇamāpanavidyā/ trikōṇamāpanagaṇita : Trigonometry (Mathematics)

कलन / kalana : Calculus (Mathematics)

चलन-कलन / calana-kalana : Differential Calculus (Mathematics)

संख्या सिद्धांत (शास्त्र) / saṅkhyā sid’dhānta (śāstra) : Number Theory (Mathematics)

क्रीडा ज्ञान (शास्त्र) / krīḍā jñāna (śāstra) : Game Theory (Mathematics)

विज्ञान / vijñāna : Science

भौतिकशास्त्र / bhautikaśāstra : Physics

शास्त्रीय यान्त्रिकशास्त्र / śāstrīya yāntrikaśāstra : Classical Mechanics (Physics)

दृक्शास्त्र / दृष्टिविद्या / dr̥kṣāstra / dr̥ṣṭividyā : Optics (Physics)

ध्वनिशास्त्र / श्रवण शास्त्र / dhvani śāstra/ śravaṇa śāstra : Acoustics (Physics)

ब्रह्मांड शास्त्र / brahmāṇḍa śāstra : Cosmology (Physics)

सापेक्षता शास्त्र / sāpēkṣatā śāstra : Relativity (Physics)

विद्युत चुंबकत्वशास्त्र / vidyut cumbakatvaśāstra : Electromagnetism (Physics)

रसायनशास्त्र / rasāyanaśāstra : Chemistry

जीवरसायन शास्त्र / jīvarasāyana śāstra : Biochemistry (Chemistry)

प्रांगार रसायन शास्त्र (कौकिलीय रसायन शास्त्र) / prāṅgāra rasāyana śāstra / kaukilīya rasāyana śāstra : Organic Chemistry (Chemistry)

अजैविक रसायन शास्त्र / अप्रांगार रसायन शास्त्र / ajaivika rasayāna śāstra ​/ aprāṅgāra rasāyana śāstra : Inorganic Chemistry (Chemistry)

भौतिक रसायन शास्त्र / bhautika rasāyana śāstra : Physical Chemistry (Chemistry)

विश्लेषणात्मक रसायन शास्त्र / viślēṣaṇātmaka rasāyana śāstra : Analytical Chemistry (Chemistry)

तंत्रिका रसायन शास्त्र / नरमंडल रसायन शास्त्र / tantrika rasāyana śāstra/ naramaṇḍala rasāyana śāstra : Neurochemistry (Chemistry)

जीवशास्त्र / jīvaśāstra : Biology

प्राणिशास्त्र / prāṇiśāstra : Zoology

वनस्पतिशास्त्र / vanaspatiśāstra : Botany

समाजशास्त्र / samājaśāstra : Social Studies

हतिहास / itihāsa : History (Social Studies)

पौरत्व / pauratva : Citizenship (Social Studies)

भूगोळशास्त्र / bhūgōḷaśāstra : Geography (Social Studies)

पौरशास्त्र / pauraśāstra : Civics (Social Studies)

व्यायामशास्त्र / vyāyāmaśāstra : Physical Education

वाणिज्यशास्त्र / vāṇijyaśāstra : Commerce

व्यापारशास्त्र / vyāpāraśāstra : Business Studies (Commerce)

अर्थशास्त्र / arthaśāstra : Economics (Commerce)

लेककर्म शास्त्र / lēkakarma śāstra : Accountancy (Commerce)

जीवनांकिक शास्त्र / jīvanāṅkika śāstra : Actuarial science (Commerce)

विज्ञापन शास्त्र / vijñāpana śāstra : Advertising (Commerce)

आतंरिक लेखापरीक्षा / āntarika lēkhāparīkṣā : Internal Audit / Assurance (Commerce)

व्यापार परिशीलन शास्त्र / vyāpāra pariśīlanā śāstra : Business Administration (Commerce)

वित्त निर्वहण शास्त्र / vitta nirvahaṇa śāstra : Banking (Commerce)

व्यवसायिक अर्थशास्त्र / vyavasāyika arthaśāstra : Business Economics (Commerce)

निर्णय विश्लेषण / nirṇaya viślēṣaṇa : Decision analysis (Commerce)

अर्थशास्त्र मूल्यमापन / arthaśāstra maulyamāpana : Econometrics (Commerce)

विद्युन्मान व्यापार / vidyunmāna vyāpāra : E-Commerce / Electronic Commerce (Commerce)

वार्त्तिक (व्यापार) शास्त्र / vārtika (vyāpāra) śāstra : Entrepreneurship (Commerce)

वित्त शास्त्र / vitta śāstra : Finance (Commerce)

वित्तीय विपणि / vittīya vipaṇi : Financial Market (Commerce)

शासन शास्त्र / śāsana śāstra : Government (Commerce)

मानव संसाधन / mānava sansādhana : Human Resource (Commerce)

उद्यम अवगमन / udyama avagamana : Industrial Psychology (Commerce)

सूचना निर्वहण / sūcanā nirvahaṇa : Information Management (Commerce)

अभिरक्षा / abhirakṣa : Insurance (Commerce)

कलाशास्त्र / kalāśāstra : Arts

पाकशास्त्र / pākaśāstra : Home Science / Home Economics (Arts)

संगीतशास्त्र / saṅgītaśāstra : Music (Arts)

साहित्यशास्त्र / sāhityaśāstra : Literature (Arts)

तत्वशास्त्र / tatvaśāstra : Philosophy (Arts)

More names will be added to this on regular basis. Please visit after some time.

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