History

HISTORY DEPARTMENT

HISTORY DEPARTMENT

The Department of History was introduced with the establishment of the college in 1973. Since then the UG General Course in History was continued till 2002, the very year of the introduction of the UG Honours Course in this subject. Therefore, at present the UG General and Honours Courses have been running. Most of the students of the department belong to the district, bankura and a few to the neighbouring districts like Purulia, Medinipur and Burdwan. Two Full-time and three Part-time lecturers are trying their best to run the department smoothly. the departmental output is good.The success rate in the last years in Honours and General courses is nearly 80% and 85 % respectively. Apart from the University Examinations the department arranges a process of continuos assessment of the students like class tests at regular interval, Test Examination etc. Time to time historical tours or excursions are arranged by the department.

FACULTY (History Department)   

Name  Designation Specialization  
Prof. Uday Sankar Sarkar
M.A., M.Phil
Assistant Professor Economic History of Modern India
Prof. Anabik Biswas,
M.A., B.Ed, M.Phil
Assistant Professor Economic History of Modern India
Prof. Rituparna Chattopadhyay, M.A., M.Phil Assistant Professor History of Religion and Arts
Sri Ashoke Kumar Hazra, M.A., B.Ed Part-time Teacher   
Smt. Mousumi Banerjee , M.A. Part-Time Teacher