Department of History

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
  • The department of history of GGD SD College bears oldest traditions of higher education.
  • It was started in 1973 as a UG programme. 
  • In the history department our vision and mission to provide higher education opportunities to all, especially to the socially, academically and economically disadvantaged students, so as to produce value-based graduates and to make them good citizens and eventually good human beings.
Course offered
Courses Offered Duration Subject Seats Academic Qualification Mode of admission
B.A. 3 years History 250 10+2 Merit
B.A. 3 years H.C.P 10+2 Merit
B.B.A. 1 years H.C.P 10+2 Merit
B.Com 1 years H.C.P 10+2 Merit
B.C.A 1 years H.C.P 10+2 Merit
B.Sc 1 years H.C.P 10+2 Merit
B.Sc (Hons) 1 years H.C.P 10+2 Merit
FACULTY
Courses Offered Name & Email No. of Publications with ISSN number No. of Books with ISBN number Oral/
poster present-
ation
Conferences/
seminar
attended
Workshop attended Refresher/
Orientation courses /FDP attended
Area of Specialization
Dr. M. Pramod
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.
m.pramod@ggdsd.ac.in
10 1 5 8 3

1 FDP
1 Orientation Course

Ancient Indian History and Archaeology
Ms. Parampreet Kaur
M.A., M.Phil ,
(Pursuing Ph.D.)
Diploma in Persian and French Language
parampreet@ggdsd.ac.in
3 9 2 5

Medieval India and Modern Punjab
Ms. Sarika Dhiman
M.A., UGC NET (SRF),
Advance Diploma in Russian Languagesarika@ggdsd.ac.in
4 13 2 1

Ancient Indian History and Culture
Dr. Shikha Sharma
M.A., Ph. D.
shikha@ggdsd.ac.in
4 10 9 7

1 FDP 

Modern History of Punjab.
Ms. Sunita Panigrahy
M.A., M.Phil ,
sunita1@ggdsd.ac.in
3 5 6 2

Modern Indian History
FACULTY AS MEMBERS COMMITTEES/ EDITORIAL BOARDS/ BOARD OF STUDIES
  • Ms. Parampreet Kaur : Indian History Congress, Punjab History Congress.
  • Ms. Shikha Sharma : Indian History Congress, Punjab History Congress.
  • Ms. Sunita Panigrahy : Indian History Congress, Odisha History Congress, Punjab History Conference, Institute of Historical Studies, Kolkata.
INFRASTRUCTURE 
  • College library  has a wide collection of more than 1695 Titles.
  • Titles are on History, Culture, pre history and Archaeology.
  • Nine magazines and journals  are subscribed.
  • In addition to this, the college has INFLIBNET connection from UGC, New Delhi, through which the students  can access online national and international journals and research materials.
  • There are 62 titles on INFLIBNET. The Book Bank of the college lends books to the needy students throughout the session.
  • Information Communication Technology (ICT) is of great help for the students and teachers.
  • ICT skills up gradation.
Departmental Activities
  • Students of History Department participated in History Quiz organized by DAV, Sector 10, Chandigarh.
  • A Documentary movie on the making of Constitution was shown to the students.
  • Students of History Department participated in History Quiz organized by PG Govt. College, Sector 11 and won second prize.
  • Students of History Department Visited Haryana Legislative Assembly alongwith the Department of Political Science.
  • A Documentary movie on the making of Constitution was shown to the students in collaboration with Department of Political Science.
  • National Seminar on ” Socio Economic Impact of Green Economy and Sustainable Development” was held in collaboration with Economics Department in the College on 12 February, 2015.
  • Students of History Department participated in History Quiz organized by M.C.M DAV College, Sector 36 and won second prize.
  • Students of History Department participated in the Declamation Contest by M.C.M DAV College, Sector 36 and place 2nd.
  • National Seminar was organized on the topic Violence, Memory and Identity’ in collaboration with the Department of Political Science and Sociology.
  • ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar on “Continuity of Harappan Culture in the Indian Historical Context ” was conducted by the Department of History in the college on 10th March 2014.
  • Students of History Department participated in History Quiz organized by DAV College, Sector 10, Chandigarh and won second prize.
  • Historical Trip was organized to Amritsar.
  • Seminar on “Domestic Violence” was organized in collaboration with the department of Political Science.
  • Historical Trip was organised to Jaipur and Jodhpur.
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