DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY : Introduction
Established in 1994
Arts faculty was established in 1993. History Department began in 1994. History is one of the special subjects for Arts faculty.
The department of history has been very instrumental in arranging various programmes for the overall development of students. visit to historical places in and around Pune City, visit to Shanawar-wada is an every year feature for the history students. Students also visit forts of historical importance. Paces such as kondhana fort, Sinhagad Fort, Torna fort, Rajgd,Raigad have been studied during site visits. Department conducts residential tours to historical places.
The Department had conducted a “know your history through heritage under the activity called “Heritage walk. This program was open for the community and was in association with the Marathi daily “Maharashtra Times” and Marathi baandhkaam vyavsaik sangh.
For skills development fort guide courses, lantern making, Rakhi preparation programs have been arranged. The amounts raised have been donated to charitable organizations.
DEPARTMENTAL EXPERTISE AND SERVICES
- To organize Heritage Walk.
- To organize one day Workshop on History.
- To organize Lectures and Personality Development Programme.
The department plans to start PG departments in the near future.