TEACHING/RESEARCH : SPECIALIZATION
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.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT:
The University Dept.of Ancient Indian History,Culture and Archeology was open on
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.