MAJOR FOCUS AREAS:
The Department has
focused on 'Regional History & Heritage'. To work out effective
research models integrated multi-disciplinary approach in regional
history writing is to be pursued. The department has already taken
steps in this direction by Organizing a National Seminar on the
subject on 21st Feb., 2003. To carry further this approach various
steps are being taken such as systematic exploration of the area,
problem oriented research projects are being pursued. To keep in tune
with the changing scenario of history education applied aspect of the
discipline is being given emphasis in form of vocational courses and
promotion of tourism. Regular routine research guidance to Ph.D.
students is also provided by the faculty members. The Department has a
team of specialized faculty members. The Department is located in a
historical building in several surroundings close to the University
Headquarters. The Department provides hostel facilities.
The University Dept.of
Ancient Indian History,Culture and Archeology was open on Teacher's
Day 5th september 2002.The major focus of research activities of the
Department include one major research project of the U.G.C and
junior Research fellowship of the Indian Council of Historical
Research,and U.G.C is to highlight the importance of regional
studies within the broader framework of National History.