Welcome to the Department of Department of History at Ramakrishna Mission Residential College (Autonomous).
The Department of History came into existence in the year 1960 and started functioning w.e.f. the academic session 1960-61. Initially, the college obtained affiliation in History to the B.A. Pass standard only (vide Calcutta University letter no: C-2306/160 [affl.] dated 23.05.1960). Honours course in History was introduced in the academic session 1961-62.
The early years of the Department saw the involvement of some eminent professors of History of the stature of Dr. BinoyBhushanChoudhury, Dr. Sushil Choudhury and Dr. SekharBandyopadhyay both as teachers and advisors.
The department has an uninterrupted internet facility with its own computer LAB. The ratio of students and PC’s is nearly 1:1.