Department of History

Department of History

The Department of History was established in the year 1971. Initially, History was taught as a general subject for the undergraduate classes. Specialization in History for the undergraduate course started in 1977. The post graduate course in History i.e MA (History) started in 1993. The department also runs a Foundation Course under the Restructuring program for FYBA students. In this course, students are provided with basic knowledge of social science subjects. The department offers a course, Mass Communication and Public Opinion for TYBA students under the C component of the Restructuring program. As a part of this course, students are given a project based on social issues. The department strives to increase students' awareness about the local history of the area. The department has organized two state level seminars for the benefit of students and teachers. Both the seminars were sponsored by the BCUD, SPPU- Pune.


The department has collaboration with Modi Bhasha, Lipi Savardhan aani Sanshodhan Kendra, Pune for increasing Modi Script skills in students. The department had organized a five days Modi Script Course from 15th to 19th January 2014 and from 6th to 12th September 2018.Students,teachers and citizens have participated in these Courses.

Study Tours

Every year the department organizes study tours to increase students interest in History. Our students have visited historical places like Ajanta caves, Satvahana caves, Raigad Fort, Narayanpur,Dayamabad, etc.


The department has a separate section with a cabin for its administration. There are separate classrooms for conducting the special and post-graduate lectures.

Departmental Library

There is a separate Departmental library available for students. It has 189 books, research journals, projects, CDs, DVDs and Audio books.

Faculty Profile

Name of the Faculty Designation Qualification Email Contact No.
Mr. Nile S. V. Head & Assistant Professor M.A., NET. 9623257283
Miss.Labade A.B. Assistant Professor M.A,M.Ed 7507256078
Mr.Rajbhoj S.B. Assistant Professor M.A,SET 9284470944


Major/Minor Research Projects

Name of Principal Investigator Title of the Project Amt. Sanctioned(Rs.) Funding Agency Duration Status
Asst.Prof.Nile S.V. A studyof social economic life of agricultural bonded labours in Kopargaon Tahsil 60,000/- UGC 2012-2014 Completed


Faculty Awards
Name of the Teacher Name of the Award Level
Prof. S.V.Nile P.G.Teacher RecognitionBUTR/MMSS/3/1022 University
Student Awards
Name of the Student Name of the Award Level
Rajbhoj Sandip Babasaheb SET Exam. Pass out in Dec. 2013. State
Kumbhkarn Saiprasad Pramod

Chhtrapati Puraskar - 2018 From Chhatrapati Pratisthan Umbare, Tal. Rahuri.

Kasar Ratna Puraskar 2016-17 From Kasar Society.

Bahishal Vyakhyata - 2016 From S.P. Pune University, Pune.





Event Level Funding Agency Duration
Achievement of Philosophers and Social Reformers in Transformation of Indian Societies in 19th and 20th Century State BCUD 13 to 14 Jan 2017
Modi Script Training Programme College College Funding 15 to 19 Jan. 2014
Seminar On - New Trends in Historiography State BCUD 2 to 3 Feb 2012
Modi Script Course College College Funding 6 to 12 Sept 2018