UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF GANDHIAN THOUGHT

Year of Establishment: 1980
Address: T. M. Bhagalpur University,
Bhagalpur-812007
Head of the Dept. Dr. Parmanad Singh
Built Up Area: 1100 sq. ft.
Level Of Study: M.A. (Previous & Final)
Ph.D.

MAJOR FOCUS AREAS:

TEACHING/RESEARCH : SPECIALIZATION

  • Gandhi, Nehru, Ambedkar, Jaiprakash Studies.
  • Ecological Studies.
  • Panchayati Raj.
  • Social Work & Social Welfare.
  • Rural Management & Development.
  • Human Rights & Social Justice.
  • Voluntary Action.
  • Village Contact- cum – Survey Camp.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT:

The initial foundation of the Department was contemplated by Late Padmabhusan Dr. Ramdhari Singh 'Dinkar', then Vice Chancellor of this University who started an exercise in this regard. However the Department could be started in 1980, and the Postgraduate teaching was started in 1981.Thanks to the efforts of Dr Ramji Singh who has given a solid academic foundation to this department. The objective of the department is to propagate gandhian ideas and to make aware the new generation towards Gandhi an his ideas.