Sundarwati Mahila Mahavidyalaya

Bhagalpur (Bihar)



1. Name of the department – HISTORY

2. Year of Establishment- 1949

3. Names of Programmes /Courses offered: UG, PG

4. Names of Inter-disciplinary courses and the departments/units involved :

5. Annual/ semester /choice based credit system (programmewise):

UG Annual System & PG Semester System

6. Participation of the department in the courses offered by other departments:

7. Courses in collaboration with other universities , industries, foreigninstitutions, etc.: NIL

8. Details of courses /programmes discontinued (if any)with reasons: None

9. Number of teaching posts:

Sanctioned [04]Filled [ 03 ]
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor

10. Faculty profile with name

NAMEQualificationDesignationSpecializationExperiencePhD Prod./Going on
Dr. Anju Kumari
Dr. Himanshu Sekhar
Dr. Raman Sinha
Dr. Premlata
Dr. Binay Kumar Jha(Deputation)

35. SWOC analysis of the department and Future plans:


  1. Well qualified faculties.
  2. Regular classes.
  3. Full attendance of students.
  4. Proper interaction between students and teachers.
  5. Students are highly disciplined.
  6. During extracurricular session, craft and S.I.P.W session students learn lots of things to make themselves aware.
  7. During classes students? become able to enhance their cognitive, affective as well as psychomotor domain of learning.


  1. Lack of faculty.
  2. Lack of proper infrastructure and other resources.


  1. Research centre or research facilities should be made available.
  2. In view of growing tourism and explore Buddh, Mahavira, Nalanda and Vikramshila ; Historical monuments of arts and sculpture are also visited and course of tourism is being thought of to be introduced.


  1. The major challenges of the department are to ensure the ever popular subject grows at the current level as the member of enrolment to the subject is increasing day by day.
  2. To make the history curriculum more relevant so that history as a subject becomes more attractive and job-oriented.

Future Plans:

  1. To enhance Departmental Library.
  2. To start Tourism courses and map study of history.