DEPARTMENTS

1. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

About the Department: The Department of Commerce started its journey in the year 1964. Since 1970-71 academic session, the Department has been offering Honours course curriculum of University of Calcutta prior to which it had only Pass (General) curriculum. The Department has the heritage of doing well in the University Examinations and is one of the leading Commerce Departments under Calcutta University so far as the B.Com.(Hons & Gen) results are concerned.. It shares a very close Teacher-student relationship. The Department feels honoured to have produced many brilliant students who excelled in their further academic and professional endeavors. The Department proposes to collaborate with corporate sector in future so that our students may get placement assistance.

Courses Offered: B.Com.(Hons) & B.Com.(Gen)  Courses under University of Calcutta


Teaching Profile:

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Name of Faculty members

Year Joined

Present Designation

Highest Qualification

No of Publications

Attendance

Books

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Intl. Jour

Sem./W  & Conf

OP/
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1

Prof. Sanjay Ray

29.09.1997

Asst. Prof

M.Com.

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-

-

 

 

2

Prof. Sk. Mafirul Islam

01.09.1999

Asst. Prof

M.Com.

-

-

-

 

 

3

Dr. Swarup Sen

24.04.2000

Asst. Prof

M.Com.M.Phil. Ph.D.

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-

-

 

 

4

Prof. Basudeb Sadhukhan

24.01.2001

Asst. Prof

M.Com.

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-

-

 

 

5

Prof. Saibal Guha

 

PT-Lecturer

M.Com.

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-

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6

Prof. Sukanta Mukhopadhyay

 

PT-Lecturer

M.Com.

-

-

-

 

 

7

Prof. Tanmay Ghosh

 

PT-Lecturer

M.Com.

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-

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8

Prof. Pampa Kundu

 

PT-Lecturer

M.Com.

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-

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9

Prof. Sudipta Ray(Kundu)

 

PT-Lecturer

M.Com.

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-

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10

Prof. Partha Roykarmakar

 

PT-Lecturer

M.Com.

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-

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11

Prof. Laboni Maitra

 

PT-Lecturer

 

M.Com.

 

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12

Prof. Susanta Ghosh

 

PT-Lecturer

M.Com.

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14

Prof. Rajnarayan Kumar

 

Guest-Lecturer

M.C.A.

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Departmental Library:
The Department has been running the departmental Library which came into being with the books contributed by the departmental teachers and publishers. At present the library possesses a rich collection of both text and reference books which get regularly circulated among the students. The teachers of the department take charge of the departmental Library by rotation. Teachers also have access to the Library as and when they need.
Activities:
Besides taking regular classes and class tests, the Department also organizes tutorial classes.
The Department organizes occasional seminars and workshops for the benefit of the students
Students organize cultural programmes on Teachers’ Day.
Department holds parent-teacher meeting once in a year.
Departmental students actively participate in all the college extra- curricular activities.
Students of the Department contribute actively in the various activities organized by the NSS.
Acharya Girish Chandra Bose College Alumni Association [AGCBCAA]
Contact: Prof. Sanjay Ray, HOD
Ph: +91-33-2350-1426 & +91-98301-54151 // +91-98368-62839.
E-mail: principal@agcbosecollege.org

2. DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS
About the Department: The Department of Economics began its journey way back in 1964 since the inception of the college. Being one of the oldest departments of this college, it has traversed a long distance in course of all these years. The department started teaching the subject Economics [IFS, MFS, BEEG] as a subsidiary subject for the courses B.Com.(Hons & Gen) of the Dept. of Commerce. From its very beginning, the focus of the department was to ensure a quality education for all its students which not only would enable them to achieve success at the University examination but would also help them in advancement of their career in future. It shares a very close Teacher-student relationship. The Department feels honoured to have produced many brilliant students who excelled in their further academic and professional endeavors. Prof. Prabal Dasgupta joined the Department of Economics after the retirement of Dr. Ajay Chandra Datta in 1999. Prof. Shaikh Abu Musa was appointed as lecturer in 2002 after the resignation Prof. Anjan Kumar Sengupta from the college to join as Principal of Maharaja Sris Chandra College.
Courses Offered: B.Com.(Hons) & B.Com.(Gen) Courses under University of Calcutta
Teaching Profile:

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Name of Faculty members

Year Joined

Present Designation

Highest Qualification

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1

Prof. Prabal Dasgupta

10.08.1999

Asst. Prof

M.A.

 

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2

Prof. Shaikh Abu Musa

25.07.2002

Asst. Prof

M.A.

 

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3. DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS

About the Department: The Department of Mathematics began its journey way back in 1964 since the inception of the college. Being one of the oldest departments of this college, the department has traversed a long distance in course of all these years. The department offers the subject Mathematics [Buss. Math & Stat.] as a subsidiary subject for the courses B.Com.(Hons & Gen) of the Dept. of Commerce.  From its very beginning, the focus of the department was to ensure a quality education for all its students which not only would enable them to achieve success at the University examination but would also help them in advancement of their career in future. It shares a very close Teacher-student relationship. The Department feels honoured to have produced many brilliant students who excelled in their further academic and professional endeavors.

Dr. Debasish Mukhopadhyay joined the Department of Mathematics in 2001 after the sad demise of Prof. Tapan kumar Sadhukhan. Smt. Debjani Mondal was appointed as lecturer in 2006 after the retirement of Dr. Ajay Kumar Layek. The present Principal Dr. Asit Kumar Sarkar, who joined the college on February 1, 2007 also belongs to this department.


 

Courses Offered: B.Com.(Hons) & B.Com.(Gen)  Courses under University of Calcutta
Teaching Profile:

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Name of Faculty members

Year Joined

Present Designation

Highest Qualification

No of Publications

Attendance

Books

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1

Dr. Debasish Mukhopadhyay

11.01.2001

Asst. Prof

M.Sc.,Ph.D.

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-

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04

04

2

Prof. Debjani Mondal

25.09.2006

Asst. Prof

M.Sc.

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-

05

02

3

Dr. Asit Kumar Sarkar

01.02.2007

Principal

M.Sc,M.Phil.
Ph.D.

01

12

05

03

05

 

4. DEPARTMENT OF BENGALI

About the Department: The department of Bengali was established in 1964. It was initially entrusted with the responsibility of teaching Bengali language for the students of B.Com(Pass & Hons). The department was at first manned by Prof. Jyotirmay Choudhury. The department started teaching of Bengali(Hons) from 2005. Besides curricular studies, discussion on literature and other related topics are encouraged to stock the interests of the students. The  teachers are well accessible and try to provide timely feedbacks on their queries. The departmental library is also a significant source of assistance to the students. The department has been fortunate to receive the services of many teachers like Prof. Sanchita Bose(PT Lecturer), Prof. Arpita  Chakraborty(CB Lecturer), Prof. Sanchita Bose(CB Lecturer) and Prof. Payel Mukherjee(CB Lecturer). At present, there are three teachers.

Offers both Honours and General courses in Bengali

Started with Honours course from the academic session: 2005-06

Excellent Departmental Library

 

Courses Offered: B.A.(Hons & Gen) Course under University of Calcutta
Teaching Profile:

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Name of Faculty members

Year Joined

Present Designation

Highest Qualification

No of Publications

Attendance

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Prof. Sumana Das (Mondal)

04.10.1997

Asst. Prof

M.A.

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-

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2

Prof. Madhuparna Mukherjee

02.07.2007

CB-Lecturer

M.A.,M.Phil.

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-

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3

Dr. Koel Chakraborty

22.10.2009

PT-Lecturer

M.A.,Ph.D.

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-

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5. DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

About the Department: The history of the Department of English dates back to the very foundation of the College in 1964. One of the founders, Prof. Prasanta Kumar Bose, the first Principal-in-Charge of the Bangabasi College of Commerce headed the Department with the help of Prof. Saradindu Halder created a strong base for the study of English language in the college. Initially, the Dept. started to teach English language as a compulsory paper for the students of B.Com(Pass & Hons). The department of English came into existence in 2005 as a separate department when the University of Calcutta accorded permission to teach the courses English (Hons & Gen). Hence the new department of English started its activities with Prof. Sunandan Chakraborty as Head of the Department.
The department was also served by many illustrious teachers like Prof. Asmita Boral(CB Lecturer), Prof Suranjana Basu(PT Lecturer), Prof. Aparna Mondal(CB Lecturer), Prof. Sudeshna Chakraborty(CB Lecturer) and  Prof. Roopamala Saha(CB Lecturer). At present, there are three teachers.

 

Courses Offered: B.A.(Hons & Gen) Course under University of Calcutta
Teaching Profile:

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Year Joined

Present Designation

Highest Qualification

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Attendance

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Prof. Sunandan Chakraborty

27.11.1987

Associate Professor

M.A.,M.Phil.

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2

Prof. Debolina Ghosh

01.09.2008

CB-Lecturer

M.A.
NET-2009

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3

Prof. Sandip Biswas

26.10.2009

PT-Lecturer

M.A.

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6. DEPARTMENT OF HINDI

About the Department:

The department of Hindi was established in 1964. The teaching of Hindi as a Language subject was initiated from inception. Besides curricular studies, discussion on literature and other related topics are encouraged to stock the interests of the students. The  teachers are well accessible and try to provide timely feedbacks on their queries.

Courses Offered:     MIL for BA/B.Com.(Hons & Gen)CourseunderUniversity of Calcutta

Teaching Profile:

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Year Joined

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Prof. Rudraksha Pandey

01.08.2008

PT-Lecturer

M.A.

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7. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

About the Department:  

In the year 2005, as an emerging discipline the subject EDUCATION (General) was introduced in the College for newly introduced Arts Departments. The department started teaching Education as a subsidiary General subject for the 3-Yr. Degree courses in B.A.(Hons) in Bengali &  B.A.(Hons) in  English. The aim of this department is to encourage the students and instill spirit of learning and avail the upcoming opportunities in life. Lecture method, student -teacher interaction followed in methodology of teaching.

Courses Offered:      ♦ 3-Yr. B.A.(Gen) Course under University of Calcutta

Teaching Profile:

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Year Joined

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Highest Qualification

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Dr. Purnima Basu

25.08.2005

CB-
Lecturer

M.A.,Ph.D.

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8. DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL SCIENCE

About the Department:  

In the year 2005, the subject POLITICAL SCIENCE (General), as an emerging discipline was introduced in the College for newly introduced Arts Departments. The department started teaching Political Science as a subsidiary General subject for the 3-Yr. Degree courses in B.A.(Hons) in Bengali & English and also for B.A.(Gen) Course . The aim of this department is to encourage the student and instill spirit of learning and avail the upcoming opportunities in life. Lecture method, student-teacher interaction followed in methodology of teaching.

  • In the year 2005 the Political Science Department emerged as a essential department for the benefit of the students enabling their academic upliftment.
  • Future plans include organising seminars and upgrading faculty's qualifications.

Courses Offered:      ♦ 3-Yr. B.A.(Gen) Course under University of Calcutta

Teaching Profile:

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Year Joined

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Prof. Ritobrata Roy

02.07.2007

CB-Lecturer

M.A.,M.Phil.

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