To develop and empower women through education that fosters knowledge and skills, promotes values of equality, secularism and national integration, moulds character through discipline and rigour and creates an open mind capable of assimilating the best traditions of the East and the West.

Department of Philosophy

Prospects

Philosophy which is known as science of all science and art of all arts gives an overall view of life. A Philosophy Honours Graduate has various options to choose for their higher studies such as Post Graduation in Philosophy, Journalism, Mass Communication, Law, Film studies, Management Studies, Computer Science etc. Teaching (School, College/ University) P.O. of Bank, I.A.S., W.B.C.S., Practising Law, - these fields are open for her to choose as profession.
 

Elective Subject Combinations

for Philosophy (B.A.) as Honours subject
 
  1. History and Elective Bengali
  2. Political Science and Education
  3. Sanskrit and Education
  4. Elective Bengali and Sanskrit
  5. History and Elective English

 

Faculty

Sm. Krishnakali Chakraborty Banerjee
Dr. Lalita Agrawal
and Guest Faculty

 

Activities of Philosophy Department

  • An educational excursion was jointly organised on 31st January, 2015 by the Philosophy, History and Political Science departments. The students were taken to Gandhi Ghat and the Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalaya, Barrackpore as part of this educational trip focusing on the life and work of Gandhiji.
  • Wall magazines on "On Gandhi" was made by the students of the Department in April 2015.
  • Wall magazine on 'female literacy' made by the students of the Department of Philosophy in April 2015.
  • A students seminar was organised on the topic, "Sources of Knowledge As Accepted by the Schools of Indian Philosophy " on 27th March,2015 at 10:30 in Room 5 .The first year students Ishita Bhattacharjee spoke on "Carvaka View on Sources of Knowledge".
  • A students seminar was organised on the topic, "Sources of Knowledge As Accepted by the Schools of Indian Philosophy - on 27th March,2015 at 10:30 in Room 5 .The first year students, Oindrila Banerjee spoke on "Mimamsa: Arthapatti as Source of Knowledge" .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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