Reaccredited by NAAC with Grade B (Grade Point 2.62)
School of Studies in History

                     The School of Studies in History caters the need of higher education and research. It undertakes research in regional history as well as politico administrative and socio-economic history of Madhya Pradesh as well as Chattisgarh. It provides the facility of M.Phil. course in History. Further, the school is an advanced research center where students are registered for Ph. D. and D. Litt. degrees.

Year of Establishment: 1971

Courses Offered & Their Outline:
Course Fee
M.A 4 Semester Philosophy of Historiography, Modern World, Modern Indian History, History of Chhattisgarh and Cultural history of India 15 each in previous & final Rs. 730.00 /Semester Graduation with 45%
M.Phil 1 year Research Methodology, Sources of history, Philosophy of History 10 Rs. 6050.00  /Half Yearly M.A. with 55%
Ph.D. years(4+1) Open 6 students per teacher 5600.00 /Half yearly M.A. with 55% or M.Phil Through Entrance Exam.

         The M.A. course shall be based on semester system from the session 2006-2007. There shall be four semester consisting of four papers each.

On merit basis


Specialization/Research Areas
Dr. (Mrs.) Abha R. Pal Professor & Head M.A., Ph.D. Freedom Movement and cultural history of India, Historiography and Philosophy of History, Regional History 9893007956(M) 0771-4055261(R)
Mr. D.N. Khute Asstt.Professor M.A.,NET History of Modern India, Indian Constitutional Development, Regional History 9424284824(M)
Dr. Banso Nuruti Asstt.Professor M.A.,Ph.D. Social, Cultural & Economics History of Modern India, Historiography, Tribal Studies & Movements 9755953190(M)

Infrastructure facilities:
Maps charts, 16 mm projector along with films and Audio-Visual facilities are available. INFLIBNET facilities on computer for online access of data also available 

Projects :

Title of Project
Funding Agency
Prof. M.A. Khan Land Revenue Settlements of the Central Provinces & its socio economic Impact 1975-77 ICHR New Delhi
Prof.  (Mrs)A.R. Pal A Study of the Handicraft of the Primitive Tribal Groups of Madhya Pradesh 1995-96 IIRCC New Delhi
Prof.  (Mrs) A.R. Pal A Study of Cross Sectional Participation in the Freedom Movement in Chhattisgarh ICHR New Delhi

Symposia/Conferences/Workshops Organized:

Sr. No.
1 XI Session of Indian Association of American Studies (14-15 Oct'1974) Dr. D. Awasthi 14-15 Oct'1974
2 XVI Session of Madhya Pradesh Itihas Parishad Dr. M.A. Khan 15-17 Oct'1984
3 All India seminar on the Socioeconomic History of Chhattisgarh Dr. M.A. Khan 15-17 Oct'1984
4 All India Seminar on Tribals of Chhattisgarh Dr. J.R. Kamble 4-5 June'1985
5 Seminar on the Sources of the History of Chhattisgarh Dr. J.R. Kamble 13-15 March 1986
6 National Seminar on Tribal situation in India Dr. M.A. Khan 29-30 Jan'2004
7 26th session of Indian Historical Records Commission Dr. R.N. Mishra 24-25 Apr'2003
8 Annual conference of Indian Association of social science Institute Dr. M.A. Khan 29-30 Jan'2004
9 National Seminar on "Bhartiya Itihas mein Nari" Institute Prof. Abha R. Pal 07-09 Mar'2014

The S.o.S. in History organized Refresher Course in History from 08 to 28 December 2004, Sponsored by U.G.C.

International collaboration :
Prof. (Mrs.) Abha R.Pal  has research collaboration with the University of Hawaii. The Pt. Ravishanakar Shukla University is likely to sign on MoU with the University of Hawaii.

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