Department of History

Year of Establishment: 2014

  • No. of NET/SLET qualified students in last five years - 1
  • No. of Ph.D. produced in last five years - nil
  • No. of registered / enrolled Ph.D. scholars (present) - 16
  • No. of research publication in peer reviewed journals in last five years - 25
  • Average impact factor of the research publication -
  • No. of books published in last five years - 6
  • No. of seminar/conference organized by the department - 5
  • No. of foreign visit by faculty members and scholars during last five years - 6
  • No of special lecture organized by the department - 10
  • Total research grant received during last five years - 2
  • No. awards/honours received by the faculty members during last five years - 2
  • Departmental recognition
  • No. of Seminar / conference / workshop attended by the faculty members during last five years - 60
  • No. of research collaboration within India - 1
  • No. of research collaboration outside India - 1
  • No. of MOU signed
  • The Department organized an educational visit to Indian Museum, National Library
  • The Department organized an Educational Tour to Mogolmari and Jhargram.
  • The students of the Department participated in Legal Awareness Programme organized by the university.
  • The students of the Department participated in debates, creative writing competitions, poster competitions on the occasion of International Women’s Day.
  • The Department of History along with the Department of Women’s Studies participated in an outreach programme in Birbhum on 29 October 2018.
  • The Department of History along with the Department of Political Science conducted a Gender Awareness Programme at Sundarban College, Kakdwip, South 24 Parganas on 12 October 2018.
  • The Department conducted a workshop on Gender Awareness at Sunadarban Hazi Desharat College on 15 December 2017
  • The Department of History conducted a Gender Awareness and Legal Literacy Programme at Acharya Prafulla Chandra College, New Barrackpore, on 5 December 2017. Ms Subhasree Raptan of Goranbose Gram Bikash Kendra spoke on the menace of trafficking and their efforts at rehabilitation of victims of trafficking.
  • The Department of History conducted an interactive session with students for creating Gender Awareness at Dhruba Chand Halder College, Dakshin Barasat, South 24 Parganas, on 27 November 2017.
  • The students of the Department of History participated in several awareness programmes conducted by the West Bengal Police under the banner of Swayangsiddha in March and April 2017.
  • Young, energetic, dynamic and responsible faculty
  • Students are industrious and sincere with respectful attitude towards teachers
  • Adequacy of space for smooth running of the departmental activities.
  • Interdisciplinary orientation of faculty members
  • To equip the students with the knowledge and smartness necessary for succeeding in the competitive world.
  • To strengthen departmental collaboration with different government and non- governmental agencies.
  • To successfully place the students of this department in various governmental and private sector jobs.
  • To upgrade the department as a whole with adequate staff and appropriate teaching and research facilities
  • To create an ambience conducive to cutting edge research.
  • To establish a Gender Studies researchcentre.
  • To establish a Partition Studies research centre
  • To organize a research methodology workshop in History
  • To have language training centers. Emphasis will be given on Sanskrit, English, French, Spanish and others.
  • To organisefaculty exchange programme with national and international collaboration
  • To have special research programme on Dalit, Minority and Tribal affairs.
  • M.A./ M.Sc. level: 55 per semester