Ms. Devika Sharma D/o Sh. Vinod Sharma and Smt. Anita Sharma, has been declared qualified for the award of degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in English by Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra, Jammu (SMVDU). She conducted research on the topic “Dogri Folk Narratives: A Narratological Study of Oral Folktales” under the supervision of Dr. Amitabh Vikram Dwivedi, Assistant Professor, School of Languages and Literature, SMVDU, Jammu. Ms. Devika has attended many Seminars/Webinars and Workshops and has published her research papers in high-impact SCOPUS indexed journals. She also has the privilege of presenting her research findings in various International and National Conferences. She expresses her gratitude to the School of Languages and Literature, SMVDU and the University for all support during her research.