History

About Department

At present, the Department of History offers Ph.D. and four semester M.A. course. The department is making new strides towards exploring the inter-disciplinary historical research focusing on 'History from below' with a team of dedicated faculty and faculty and research scholars. The curriculum of M.A. programme is designed to impart rigorous training to students on various themes of composite history, socio-economics, political and cultural history of ancient, medieval, modern and contemporary India with an emphasis on the historic of the marginalized communities. Besides these the department also offers a few non-Indian history courses. The main objectives of the department is to produce socially sensitive citizens with an appropriate historical understanding.

Course Name M.A. (History)
Duration 2 Years (4 Semester)
Intake 60

Course Structure : M.A. (History)


  • Semester - I
    • Paper Code Paper Name L T P Max. Marks
      SASH - 101 Pre History and Proto- History of India 3-1-0 100
      SASH - 102 Ancient India (from C 600 B.C. to 300 A.D.) 3-1-0 100
      SASH - 103 Ancient India (from C 300 A.D. to 650 A.D.) 3-1-0 100
      SASH - 104 History of Dalits (Ancient & Medieval Periods) 3-1-0 100

  • Semester - II
    • Paper Code Paper Name L T P Max. Marks
      SASH - 201 History of Delhi Sultanate (1206 A.D. -1526 A.D) 3-1-0 100
      SASH - 202 History of Mughals (1526 A.D. - 1707 A.D.) 3-1-0 100
      SASH - 203 History of India (1885 A.D.-1947 A.D.) 3-1-0 100
      SASH - 204 History of Dalits (Modern and Contemporary Periods) 3-1-0 100

  • Semester - III
    • Paper Code Paper Name L T P Max. Marks
      SASH – 301 Mass Movements During British Rule 3-1-0 100
      SASH – 302 Ambedkar is Ideas on History 3-1-0 100
      SASH – 303 Modern Buddhist Movement 3-1-0 100
      SASH – 304 One optional out of the following
      (i) Early Medieval India (C 650 A.D. to C 120 A.D.)
      (ii) History of India (1957 A.D- 1857 A.D.)
      (iii) Economic History of India ( From 6th Century B.C. to C. 120 A.D.)
      3-1-0 100

  • Semester - IV
    • Paper Code Paper Name L T P Max. Marks
      SASH – 401 Ambedkar's Social and Political Movement 3-1-0 100
      SASH – 402 Modern Social Thinkers 3-1-0 100
      SASH – 403 Revolution in Modern world 3-1-0 100
      SASH – 404 HOne optional out of the following
      (i) Religion and Society of Medieval India
      (ii) Beginnings of Modern Europe (1500 A.D. to 1700 A.D.)
      (iii) Imperialism and Nationalism in Asia
      3-1-0 100

Course Name M.Phil(History)
Intake 25

Course Name Ph.D (History)
Intake As per Ph.D. Ordinance