Baruipur College

Baruipur College

Affiliated to University of Calcutta

Baruipur College

About the Department

The department of Bengali started its journey was back in 1981 with the establishment of the College. Honours Course was introduced from 200-2001. Presently the department has 94 seats for honours Course and there are more than 700 students enrolled in the General course. This department deals with different branches of Bengali linguistics, literature, poetics, art of rhetoric and prosody. Organization of departmental seminar and quiz, publication of wall magazine, organization of programs aiming towards cultivation of Bengali culture and close interaction among teachers and students are the prime features of Bengali department. The students are encouraged to cultivate their creative and literary talents through various projects, interactive sessions and short programmes. The department also regularly organizes UGC sponsored national seminars and workshops. Some of the faculty members are actively engaged in research work and regularly participate in national and international conferences and seminars related to Bengali literature and culture.

Faculty

Dr. Samiran Mandal department fo Bengali, Baruipur College

Dr. Samiran Mandal
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.A., Ph.D.
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Munmun Das department fo Bengali, Baruipur College

Munmun Das
Designation: PTT
Qualification: M.A., B.Ed.,
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Munmun Das department fo Bengali, Baruipur College

Soumen Purkayastha
Designation: PTT
Qualification: M.A., B.Ed.
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Avijit Mallick department fo Bengali, Baruipur College

Avijit Mallick
Designation: Guest Teacher
Qualification: M.A., M.Phil
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Sharmishtha Mondal  department fo Bengali, Baruipur College

Sharmishtha Mondal
Designation: Guest Teacher
Qualification: M.A., B.Ed.
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Ujjwal Mistry department fo Bengali, Baruipur College

Ujjwal Mistry
Designation: Guest Teacher
Qualification: M.A., B.Ed.
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Infrastructural Facilities

  1. The department has a separate seminar library for the benefit of the students, with a significant number of books being added every year.
  2. The smart classroom, with digital projection system and touch-enabled smart-board is used for digitally enhanced teaching and learning practices.

Teaching Methods

  1. Classroom lecture
  2. Tutorial classes
  3. Students seminar and group discussion
  4. Power point presentation (ppt)
  5. Project work
  6. Special lectures by eminent academicians
  7. Audio visual screening

Special Activities

  1. The department publishes a wall-magazine every year, which is planned, edited, and designed by the bengali honours and general students.
  2. The students of the department also regularly participate in the district level youth parliament competition.
  3. The students also take active part in the national service scheme (nss) of baruipur college, which have won several awards.

Activities of the department

  1. The students also participate in seminars and workshops organized by different institutions to be aware of the latest academic and technical issues related to bengali literature.
  2. Students participate in sports and cultural activities organized by the college.
  3. The department has also organized a number of ugc sponsored national seminar on various aspects of bengali literature and culture.
  4. The department also organizes teachers’ exchange programs in collaboration with other educational institute.
  5. The teaching faculty of the department is actively pursuing research. Dr. Samiran mandal received a ugc funded minor research project in bengali literature.
  6. Dr. Samiran mandal received a ugc funded travel grant for participating in international

Job Prospect

  1. Many students pursue higher studies and complete their post-graduation.
  2. A number of students are employed in school service commission and seat for national eligibility test for applying in college service commission.
  3. Many students' of our department are presently serving in various government and private sectors such as banking, healthcare, media and marketing.