• Year of Establishment: 1962
  • Built Up Area: 4000 sq. ft.
  • Level Of Study: M.A., Ph.D.

MAJOR FOCUS AREAS:

TEACHING : SPECIALIZATION

  • Ancient Indian History.
  • Medieval Indian History.
  • Modern Indian History.
  • Ancient Societies.
  • Ancient Societies.
  • Islamic World.
  • Contemporary World.
  • History Of Bihar.

RESEARCH : SPECIALIZATION

  • Regional History.
  • Science & Technology.
  • Social & Economic field Of Indian History.
  • Economic History.
  • Cultural History.
  • Buddhist Culture.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT:

Academic performance of the department remained brilliant since the date of establishment with organization of workshop, Visheshwar pd. Memorial lectures,seminars & publication of departmental journal.The Session of Indian History congress was organised in… .Teachers of the faculty members paricipated in seminars,symposiums and other academic conferences contributed their articles; students participated in sports, cultural activities & debates and contributed medals to the department

FACILITIES:

A grand separate building for the department furnished with modern furnitures,computer, staff room, Rich library, Kent drinking water.

AT A GLANCE :

  • Sanctioned strength of students in M.A. (Previous) : 100.
  • Sanctioned strength of students in M.A. (Final) : 100
  • No. of books in the Department Library :3914
  • Journal/Periodicals subscribed by the department : 30
  • Ratio of students to teachers : 26:5
  • No of Research Paper published : 60
  • Ratio of research scholars to teachers : 2:5
  • Admission on the basis of Honours marks and Master’s Admission Test (MAT).
  • Three projects are under consideration at ICHR, UGC :
    • Land and people of Bihar with special reference to ‘Ang’.
    • A study of sources for the History of Medieval Bihar.
    • Freedom Movement in old Bhagalpur District.