The Faculty

Department of Bengali Language & Literature

Established in 1963, the Department of Bengali has been serving the cause of the Bengali language and literature successfully. B.A Honours in Bengali was started in 1967 and many batches of successful candidates came out with flying colours and they are well-established in many higher education institutions. Many distinguished teachers served the department.

Highlights

  • It has good collection of books (about 4000) in the Central Library and in the Departmental Library.
  • It has a Folk Museum in the Department created after surveys and documentations.
  • A departmental scholarly journal Eshana (ISSN 2249-0272) is published annually.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops, surveys and educational tours.
  • Remedial Coaching classes for slow learners are held.
  • Coaching classes for competitive examinations like WBSSC, TET, Primary TET are organized for students.
  • The department is fully ICT-enabled and the teachers make use of the latest technology for teaching literature and language.

Courses Offered

UG B.A. in Bengali (Hons. & Gen.)
PG M.A. in Bengali through distance mode of education
Teachers of the Department
Name Designation Specialization
Dr. Arundhuti Sur Asstt. Professor (On lien)  
Prof. Ajoy. Kr. Das, M.A Asstt. Professor(On lien) Modern Poetry
Prof. Rejman Mullick, M.A Asstt. Professor & HOD Comparative literature
Sri Santu Pal, M.A Part-time Lecturer Drama
Sri Lakhindar Das, M.A Part-time Lecturer Folk-lore
Smt. Kajari Das Mahapatra, M.A Part-time Lecturer Modern Poetry
Sri Goutam Sahoo, M.A Guest Lecturer Fiction

Department of English

The Department of English was established in the year 1963 and B.A Honours in English was started in 1995. Over the years it has been trying hard for teaching the English Literature and the Language among students of the region.

 Highlights

  • The department has good collection of books (about 2000) in the Central Library and in the Departmental Library.
  • There is a Video Archive of movies, documentaries and music collections. It publishes an online magazine The Golden Line (www.goldenline.bcdedu.net), ISSNs 2395-1583 (Print) & 2395-1591 (Online).
  • It provides a number of services through the web at www.english.bcdedu.net.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops, surveys etc.
  • Remedial Coaching classes for slow learners are held.
  • Coaching classes for competitive examinations like WBSSC are organized for students.
  • The department is fully ICT-enabled and the teachers make use of the latest technology for teaching literature and language. Students can access the internet at the department.

Courses Offered

UG B.A. in English (Hons. & Gen.)
PG M.A. in English through distance mode of education
Certificate Six Months’ Certificate Course in Teaching English
Certificate Six Months’ Certificate Course in Digital Humanities

The Faculty

Name & Qualification Designation Specialization
Dr. Pabitra Kumar Mishra, M.A, PhD Principal American Literature
Prof. Tarun Tapas Mukherjee, M.A Assistant Professor & HOD American Literature
Sri Santideb Dash, M.A Guest Lecturer Indian Writings in English
Smt. Payel Chakrobarty, M.A Guest Lecturer Indian Writings in English
Mir Mahammad Ali,   M.A Guest Lecturer Indian Writings in English
Sri Thakurdas Jana, M.A Guest Lecturer Indian Writings in English
Sri Arun Kanti Barik, M.A Computer Instructor Computer Operation

Department of Sanskrit

The department of Sanskrit in this college was established in 1965 and Honours Course was introduced in 1972. In the course of time the department has expanded itself as per the necessity of the students, society and locality. Many distinguished teachers served the department.

 Highlights

  • It has good collection of books (about 2000) in the Central Library and in the Departmental Library.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops, surveys and educational tours.
  • Remedial Coaching classes for slow learners are held.
  • Coaching classes for competitive examinations like WBSSC, TET, Primary TET are organized for students.
  • The department is fully ICT-enabled and the teachers make use of the latest technology for teaching literature and language.

Courses offered

UG B.A. in Sanskrit (Hons. & Gen.)
PG M.A. in Sanskrit through distance mode of education

 The Faculty

Teachers Designation Specialization
Prof. Maitreyee Jana, M.A., M. Phil Assistant Professor & HOD Veda
Smt. Saswati Deb, M.A Part-time Lecturer Kavya
Sri Sukumar Khorda , M.A Part-time Lecturer Literature & Literary Criticism
Smt. Arjita Das, M.A Guest Lecturer Literature & Literary Criticism

Department of History

The Department of History was established in the college in 1963 and Honours Course was introduced in 1995. Students of the department are meritorious, hard-working and they are encouraged by the teachers to reach out beyond the syllabus to explore local history and heritage in the form of field-works and surveys.

Highlights

  • It has good collection of books (about 2000) in the Central Library and in the Departmental Library.
  • The Department helped to create Bhatter College Museum in the Central Library.
  • It actively participates in local excavation, exploration and documentation.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops, surveys and educational tours.
  • Remedial Coaching classes for slow learners are held.
  • Coaching classes for competitive examinations like WBSSC, TET, Primary TET are organized for students.
  • The department is fully ICT-enabled and the teachers make use of the latest technology for teaching the subject.

Courses Offered

UG B.A. in History (Hons. & Gen.)
PG M.A. in History through distance mode of education

 The Faculty

Name Designation Specialization
Dr. Ratna Ghosh, M.A., Ph.D. Associate Professor & HOD Modern India
Prof. Pranab Barman, M.A. Assistant Professor Modern India
Smt. Sangita Mandal, M.A Part-time Lecturer Mughal India
Sri Lokshwar Manna, M.A Guest Lecturer Mughal India
Sri Priyanjan Patra Guest Lecturer Modern India
Sri Barun Pradhan Guest Lecturer Mughal India

Department of Political Science

The Department of Political Science was started with the inauguration of the college in 1963 and both Geral and Honours courses were introduced in that year. Many distinguished teachers served the department and many students are well-placed in many spheres.

 Highlights

  • It has good collection of books (about 1400) in the Central Library and in the Departmental Library.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops, Mock Parliament programmes.
  • Remedial Coaching classes for slow learners are held.
  • Coaching classes for competitive examinations like WBSSC, TET, Primary TET are organized for students.
  • The teachers and students take active part in extension activities like National Service Scheme, Book fair etc.

Courses Offered

UG B. A. in Political Science (Hons. & Gen.)
PG M. A.   in Political through Distance Mode of Education

The Faculty

Name Designation Specialization
Sri Prafulla Kumar Patra, M.A Part-time Lecturer & HOD Local Govt. and Politics
Smt. Ruma Pal, M.A., M.Phil Part-time Lecturer Local Govt. and Politics
Smt. Shrutilekha   Pramanik, M.A., M.Phil Part-time Lecturer Local Govt. and Politics
Sri Dipankar Sahoo, M.A., B.Ed Guest Lecturer Local Govt. and Politics

Department of Philosophy

The Department of Philosophy was established in the college in 1963 and Honours in Philosophy was introduced in the year 2001. The department tries to inculcate the moral and social values in the students of the college and to enhance their reasoning ability and rational faculty.

Highlights

  • It has good collection of books (about 1600) in the Central Library and in the Departmental Library.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops.
  • Remedial Coaching classes for slow learners are held.
  • Coaching classes for competitive examinations like WBSSC, TET, Primary TET are organized for students.
  • The department runs a Psychological Counseling Cell for advising students of the college on personality disorders, phobia and complexes, reducing the level of delinquency and for clearing away the psychological hurdles for smooth academic progress.
  • The teachers and students take active part in extension activities like National Service Scheme, Book fair etc.
  • The department is fully ICT-enabled and the teachers make use of the latest technology for teaching the subject.
Courses Offered
UG B.A. in Philosophy (Hons. & Gen.)

The Faculty

Teachers Designation Specialization
Prof. Amal Chattopadhyay, M.A., M.Phil Associate Professor & HOD Buddhism
Prof. Arabinda Paul, M.A Assistant Professor Nyaya-Vaisesik
Sri Arun Das, M.A Part-time Lecturer Advanced Logic
Sri Biman Dutta, M.A Part-time Lecturer Advaita Vedanta & cognitive Science

Department of Education

The Department of Education was established in the college in 2004 and Honours in Education was introduced in the year 2008. The department tries to teach the theoretical and applied aspects of education and train the students in necessary skills for furthering the cause of the dynamic process of learning.

Courses offered
UG B. A. in Education (Hons. & Gen.)
PG M. A. in Education through Distance Mode of Education

Highlights

  • It has good collection of books (about 500) in the Central Library and in the Departmental Library.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops.
  • Remedial Coaching classes for slow learners are held.
  • The teachers and students take active part in extension activities like National Service Scheme, Book fair etc.
  • The department is fully ICT-enabled and the teachers make use of the latest technology for teaching the subject.

The Faculty

Name Designation Specialization
Sri Jayanta Kumar   Mishra, M.A Part-time Lecturer Education of Technology
Sri Ranjan Kumar Behera, M.A.,  M. Phil Part-time Lecturer History of Indian Education
Smt. Eti Samanta, M.A.,  M. Phil Part-time Lecturer Curriculum study
Sri Goutam Jana, M.A Guest Lecturer Comparative Education

Department of Music

The Department of Music was established in 2005 and Honours in music was introduced in 2006. The department tries to teach the aesthetics of music in its theoretical and applied aspects and help the students in learning the professional skills in music and other performing arts.

 Courses offered

UG B. A. in Music (Hons. & Gen.)

 Highlights

  • The department is well-equipped with musical instruments and advanced computerized facilities for teaching and learning.
  • It has a Departmental Library with books, music CDs etc.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops.
  • The department is involved in many interdisciplinary activities in performing arts and collaborates with other departments of the college and prepares the students for various cultural programmes and competitions.
  • Students of the department participate and win awards in various cultural competitions.
  • The teachers and students take active part in extension activities like National Service Scheme, Book fair etc.

The Faculty

Name Designation Specialization
Prof. Niladri Roy, M.A. Assistant Professor & HOD Hindusthani Classical Music
Smt. Sutripta Mondal, M.Mus Part Time Lecturer Rabindra Sangeet
Sri Prakash Kumar Bera Part-Time Accompanist

Department of Economics

The Department of Economics was established in 1963 and Honours in Economics was introduced in 1990. The department tries to enlighten students about the economic affairs of the country and the world and teaches them how to participate in the development of the country.

 

Courses Offered
UG ·        B.A./B.Sc. in Economics Honours & General

 Highlights

  • It has good collection of books (about 1000) in the Central Library and in the Departmental Library.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops.
  • It is involved in M.A. in Rural Management offered by the Commerce Department.
  • Remedial Coaching classes for slow learners are held.
  • The teachers and students take active part in extension activities like National Service Scheme, Book fair etc.
  • The department is fully ICT-enabled and the teachers make use of the latest technology for teaching the subject.

 The Faculty

Name Designation Specialization
Dr. Dilip Kr. Dolui, M.Sc. (Econ), M.Phil.,Ph.D. Associate Professor & HOD Advanced Economic Theory
Dr. Nitish Kr. Saha, M.Sc. (Math.), Ph.D. Associate Professor in Mathematics Statistics
Mr. Amit Das, M.Sc. (Econ.) Part-time Lecturer Agricultural Economics
Mr. Amalansu Sekhar Pattanayak, M.Sc. (Math.) Guest Teacher Complex Analysis
Mr. Somdeb Das, M.Sc. (Econ.) Guest Teacher Econometrics

Department of Geography

The Department of Geography was established in 2003 and Honours in Geography was introduced in 2005. The department tries to create an environment that nurtures, motivates and inspires in learning the modern ideologies of Geography and is to expose students to the world of geography as an interdisciplinary subject involving other subjects of humanities and science.

Courses Offered

UG ·        B.A./B.Sc. Geography Honours & General

 Highlights

  • The department has an advanced well-equipped laboratory.
  • It has good collection of books (1000) in the Central Library and in the Departmental Library.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops.
  • Remedial Coaching classes for slow learners are held.
  • The department is fully ICT-enabled and the teachers make use of the latest technology for teaching the subject.
  • The teachers and students take active part in extension activities like local research, National Service Scheme, Book fair etc.

The Faculty

Name Designation Specialization
Prof. Shubhra Chandra, M.Sc. Assistant Professor & HOD Coastal Management
Sri Rabindra Nath Bera, M.A Part Time Lecturer Agricultural Geography
Sk Manuar Azad, M.Sc. Part Time Lecturer Remote Sensing
Smt. Shreyashi Mahanti, M.A Guest Lecturer Urban and Regional Planning

Department of Physical Education

The Department of Physical Education was established in 2005. It tries to spread the values of physical excellence and to train students in various games and fitness activities.

Courses Offered
UG B. A. in Physical Education (General)

 Highlights

  • The department has an advanced well-equipped multi-gym.
  • It makes use of the playground and outdoor stadium of the college.
  • It organizes internal sports of the college and takes students to various competition to participate outside the college.
  • It runs Bhatter College Sports Academy and organizes various training programmes and competitions for the local schools.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops.
  • The teachers and students take active part in extension activities like National Service Scheme, Book fair etc.

The Faculty

Name Designation Specialisetion
Subarna Jana, M.P.ED Past-time Lecturer & HOD Kabaddi
Sukdev Das, M.P.ED Guest Lecturer Kho-kho
Tarun Das Mahapatra, B.Com Lab Atd & Football Trainner

Department of Commerce

The Department of Commerce was established in 1980 and Honours in Accountancy was introduced in 1987. The department tries to spread the knowledge of accounting and finance and to train students in business management and administration and to develop latest advanced skills among them.

Courses offered

UG ·        B.Com. Honours in Accounting and Finance

·        B.Com. (General)

PG ·        M.A. in Rural Management

 Highlights

  • It has good collection of books (about 1700) in the Central Library and in the Departmental Library.
  • It has an advanced computer laboratory with standard software for teaching ICT skills relating to the subject.
  • The department regularly organizes seminars, workshops.
  • Remedial Coaching classes for slow learners are held.
  • The department is involved in various local researches.
  • The department provides consultancy in income tax.
  • The teachers and students take active part in extension activities like National Service Scheme, Book fair etc.

 

The Faculty

Name Designation Specialization
Bibhu Ranjan Giri, M.Com Associate Professor & HOD Accounting
Dilip Kumar Dolui, M.A, M.Phil,

Ph.D.

Associate Professor Advanced Economic Theory
Nitish Kumar Saha, M.Sc.,

Ph.D.

Associate Professor Statistics
Rajesh Kumar Dikshit, M.Com.,

M.Phil.

Part time

Lecturer

Business

Administration

Pijus Kanti Bhuin,   M.A.(Econ.),

MBA, UGC-NET

Assistant Professor Human Resource Management

Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics was established in 207 to start courses in higher studies in the subject for the students of Dantan and its adjoining areas. As a newly established department it is fast creating its resources and facilities for students.

Courses Offered
UG Mathematics (General)

 

Highlights

  • It has a very good computer laboratory with advanced configurations and software.
  • It has a Departmental Library for students.

 

The Faculty

Name Designation Specialization
Prof. Alauddin Dafadar, M.Sc Assistant Professor & HOD Advanced Real Analysis
Sri Amalansu Sekhar Pattanayak, M. Sc. Guest Teacher Complex Analysis

 

Department of Physics

The Department of Physics was established in 2007 to spread the higher knowledge of Physics among the students.

Courses Offered
UG B. Sc. Physics (General)

Highlights

  • It has established a good Physics Laboratory for practical works and experiments.
  • It has a very good computer laboratory with advanced configurations and software.
  • It has a Departmental Library for students.

The Faculty

Name Designation Specialization
Prof. Biswajit Das Assistant Professor & HOD Nuclear Physics and Cosmic Rays
Sri Ashoke Kr. Patra, M.Sc Guest Teacher Electronics
Sri Subhas Ch. Sen, M.Sc Guest Teacher Electronics

Department of Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry was established in 2006 to start courses in higher studies in the subject for the students of Dantan and its adjoining areas.

Courses Offered
UG B. Sc. Physics (General)

Highlights

  • It has established a good Chemistry Laboratory for practical works and experiments.
  • It has a very good computer laboratory with advanced configurations and software.
  • It has a Departmental Library for students.

The Faculty

Name Designation Specialization
Dr. Subhankar Sardar Assistant Professor & HOD Physical Chemistry
Sri Krishna Gopal Das, M. Sc. Gust Teacher Organic Chemistry
Dr. Subhash Ranjan Pramanik, M. Sc., Ph. D Gust Teacher Organic Chemistry