No Non Teaching Staff Associated With This Department
The Department of History was set up along with the college in 1964. The faculty has always been dedicated and particular about taking classes.The department has also produced university toppers. History is an interdisciplinary and analytical discipline and it helps in the development of logical thinking. The discipline of History opens a plethora of avenues for the students-- research and teaching, cultural studies, legal profession, administrative jobs, management, banking , development studies, journalism, mass communication and tourism . As it helps in the development of a social conscience, it helps to produce responsible citizens.
The History Association held its Annual Fest, Majma-al-Baharyn from 24th to 26th February 2016. The theme of the discussion was Inequality and Difference through Indian History. Six speakers from the various universities of Delhi came and delivered their views on the topic. On the third day, a debate and poster-making competition was held. The topic for the debate was History is about Processes and Not about Events and the theme for poster making was Female Foeticide. The fest ended with a cultural programme by the students of the Department who showcased their talents.