Department of History
The Department of History in Career Convent Girls Degree College was established in 2004 to provide facilities for study and research in the social economic and cultural history of India and the world. Teaching in the Department is focused on the different aspects of Indian History, Medieval and Modern, Historiography, Theory and practice of Historical writing, Archaeology and Global history are foremost among the thrust areas of study. The curriculum makes it possible for students to have comprehensive as well as in depth knowledge in history to enable them to clear competitive examinations like UGC NET and Civil Service Examination and take up administrative, teaching and research careers with confidence in future. The extracurricular activities are carried on by teamwork, group discussion, knowledge exchange program, model preparation and exploration. The department provides modular courses which allow the students at the university to choose from a menu of courses according to their interest, career plans and ambitions. The selection is based on merit basis at 10 + 2 levels. The Department conducts National seminars and invites distinguished scholars for giving lectures throughout the academic year with a view to disseminate advanced knowledge in choosing the field of history. Exhibitions of models such as Mummy and Indus valley civilization has prepared by Department of History in our college from time to time, which committed to providing positive values, improvement, social competencies, leadership skills, a fun learning environment, opportunity to master revolving technology and personal identity to all students enrolled with us. The students of the department are getting placements as teachers in the History Department of the colleges and universities in different parts of India. Our principal goals in the undergraduate classroom are to develop the intellectual breath and deepen the analytical skills of our students. At present Dr. Sargam Singh is teaching and working since 2013 as a Head of the Department till date.