History

 

Year of Establishment: 1957 (GEN.) and 1997 (Hons.)

Courses offered: 3 years UG Hons and General (BA and B. Sc)  Part-I, Part-II and Part- III and CBCS system as per Calcutta University norms

 

Faculty members:

Dr. Samindra Mohan Biswas (Associate Professor)

Dr. Mitali Dey (Assistant Professor)

Mrs. Haimanti Banerjee (SACT)

Ms. Epshita Khan (SACT)

 

Library facilities: 

Central Library

Departmental Library

 

Activities:              

Excursion in every year for Hons students.

Quiz competition 

Wall Magazine: USHA.

Webinars

Remedial class

Audio-video class

 

Seminars/Webinars

1. National Webinar:
"Through The Lens of A Doctor" - jointly organised by the Departments of Political Science and History on 5.6.20 at 5 p.m.
International Webinars:


2. "China's Foreign Relations in Post Covid World: From Soft Power Diplomacy To Wolf Warrior Diplomacy" - jointly organised by the Departments of Political Science and History on 6.5.2020 at 5 p.m.
3. International Webinar:


"Geo-politics, Literature in Pandemic & Contemporary Poetry" - jointly organised by the Departments of Political Science and History on 12.6.21at 5 p.m.


4. International Webinar: "Implications of Regime Type Behaviour of Political Elites of Bangladesh" - jointly organised by the Departments of Political Science and History on 28.6.20 at 5 p.m.


5. International Webinar:
"The Hindus in Bangladesh" - jointly organised by the Departments of Political Science and History on 16.7.20 at 6 p.m.
It was also streamed live via YouTube.


6. National Webinar:
"From A Post Colonial State To An Aspiring Global Power - Commemorating 74th Indian Independence Day" - jointly organised by the Departments of Political Science and History on 15.8.2020 at 11 a.m.


7. International Webinar:
"The History of Indo-Bangladesh Relations - Past, Present and Future" - jointly organised by the Departments of Political Science and History on 17.9. 20 at 4.30 p.m. The event was also streamed live via YouTube.


8. International Webinar:
"Transformation of Indian Democracy To Self Reliance (1990-2020): Impact on Her Foreign Policy-From Indian and Foreign Perspective" - organized by the Department of History on 29.6.20 at 5 p.m.


9. International Webinar:
"The History of India's Foreign Policy Till Neo Normal Times: Has India Lost Her Foreign Policy?" - Organised by the Department of History and Political Science on 27. 7.20 at 5 p.m. This event was streamed live via You Tube.

 

      10. E Wall Magazine titled "Usha" was launched on 14th August, 2021 and it's original version was inaugurated on 15th August, 2021.