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.

Gokhale Memorial Girls' College Faculty

Sri. Prasanta Kumar Pal

Qualification: M.A.(J.U.),M.Phil (C.U.)
Designation: Assistant professor
Department: History
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Teaching Experience:

  • Teaching in the Department of History Gokhale Memorial College as assistant professor from 18th july, 2014 till date.
  • Taught as Govt. approved part-time lecturer in the Depertment of History, Hooghly Mohsin College from 19th   July, 2010 to 14th July, 2014.


Area of Interest:

  • Urban History,Local History, Socio-cultural History of Ninteenth Century Bengal, History of Medicine in Bengal.


Research Details:

  • Awarded MPhil in history from Calcutta University for the topic entitled: "শহর চুঁচুড়ার সামাজিক ও সাংস্কৃতিক রূপরেখা(১৮৩৩খ্রীঃ-১৯০০খ্রীঃ)"
  • Pursuing PhD from Calcutta University on the topic: Changing Face of Hooghly (1600th - 1900th Century)