Department of History


The department of history was started functioning in the Nirmalagiri College in 1964, the year of the beginning of the Institution. From the beginning world history was offered as a paper for Pre-Degree Course. The department continued to function as a part of the Department of Economics till 1998 when history main BA Degree Course started in the College .At present the department is a full fledged one with a prestigious academic record. The very first batch (1998-2001) secured a 100% pass with 3 first classes and 15 second classes. The second batch (1999 – 2002) was with 100% results bringing 5 First classes and 11 second classes along with the First and Third University Ranks of the Year. The Department of history heraldes its vision-“Learn History to Make history” The department offers BA. Degree Course (History Main 105 Students) and Subsidiary papers for B.A. (Economics main and English main 90 students).

Main Highlights

  • Heritage Centre – Museum
  • Meritorious and hard working students
  • Highly motivated and dedicated teachers
  • Well supporting library
  • Internet access for students and teachers
  • Guidance and co-operation of former teachers
  • Supporting Alumni
  • Accessibility of a Research Institute (IRISH) in the campus