The Department of HSS is an integral part of CGU. The primary responsibility of the department is to look after the communication skills as well as soft skills of the students admitted to B.Tech., M.B.A., Hotel Management and Agricultural Programmes. Over the years the department has been doing commendable job as the graduates of this university have been flourishing both at national and international fields in their respective places of work. In addition to teaching, the department also conducts workshops and seminars and organizes extra-mural lectures on a fairly regular basis. This is especially done to hone up the skills of the faculty members and help them to keep themselves abreast with the modern advancements in the areas of teaching methodology and use of technology. For this purpose, the department has a lasting tie-up with the British Council and is in regular touch with leading universities like Utkal University, EFLU, etc.