Department of History has been continuing to exist as one of the major taught subjects in this college at the Intermediate Course since the very inception and subsequently at the Degree Course. The University of Calcutta in 1959 granted affiliation to Hons. in this subject. Since the very beginning, the department was laid on a solid foundation by a good many highly scholarly & dedicated teachers. Even as an Honours teaching department it could boast of a museum of its own.
The department, however, started offering Post Graduate course under the affiliation of Vidyasagar University from 2013 onwards. The Department sincerely endeavours to provide the best possible guidance to the students by arranging lectures delivered by various eminent visiting professors. A number of seminars, both UGC sponsored State level and Departmental student seminars, and workshops are regularly organised. Commendable practices of the course include educational trips to various historical places for the practical understanding of the subject and project works as well.

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The department has a departmental library containing over 250 books for both the students and the faculty. Along with this, the central library has a sufficient amount of books with a several number of rare book collections. The department has a computer with internet connection supported by central library computer arrangements for the students and the academic stuffs. The department through the central library has subscribed online and offline modern journals for both the students and the academic stuffs to accustom and comprehend with modern researches across the globe.
Avatar  MRS SANCHITA MUKHERJEE 

Ancient Indian History, International Relations, Modern Indian History, European History

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Avatar  DR. ANANTA CHAKRABARTI

Social History (Urbanization)

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Avatar  DR. ANJALI MONDAL

Ancient History, Medieval History, Modern History, World History, History of Medicine, What is History, Industrial Revolution, Social History, South West Bengal, Women History

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Avatar  MRS DEBJANI BANERJEE GHOSH

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Avatar  SRI AMLAN KUMAR PANDA

MODERN EUROPE

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Avatar  MR DEEPMAY KUNDU

Modern American History

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Apart from regular teaching and learning enthusiastic students of the department take part in various co-cultural activities like debates, quiz, annual sports and cultural fests organised by the college and other institutions. The department also engage them in putting up the departmental wall magazine, seminars organised by the department and other institutions for overall grooming of the students. The department arranges field surveys, sometimes to the Site Museum of local and other areas, to propagate handmaiden application of historical knowledge. Apart from that, the department every year enrol students in the NSS programme under the supervision of our academic stuff and NSS Programme Co-ordinator Dr. Anjali Mondal to motivate students in developing social awareness among themselves. The department also organise parent-teacher meeting to assess students’ progress and for feedback of the teaching-learning process.

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