Department of History: An Introduction

The Department of History at Maharaja Ganga Singh University Bikaner has a very rich and admirable legacy of strengthening the academic culture climate of the University and service to the society as well as to the nation. This department at this stage is rapidly expanding by introducing new job oriented and socially relevant courses. Founded in 2011, the department of history is one of the leading and highly reputed centers of learning in the Faculty of Social Sciences. The Department has earned name and fame in the academic circles by ensuring quality research, teaching and learning atmosphere and innovative Student Centric planning and best performance in the overall functioning of the University.

Ever since its establishment, the Department of History has been carrying out quality research and organizing seminars, conferences, and workshops aiming at reconstruction of the History of India. The significance of the Department of History is greatly enhanced due to the availability of archival records preserved in Rajasthan State Archives, Oriental Research Institute and Lalgarh Palace Library, Bikaner for the benefit of students and teachers to carry out original research. The Department has also organized a series of seminars, workshops, conference and training programmes on significant historical themes for benefit of students and the faculty. The Department also organizes the Maharaja Ganga Singh Memorial Lecture annually. Celebration of the Birth anniversaries of leading historical personalities like Swami Vivekananda, S.C. Bose etc. is part and parcel of the activities of this department. These activities are aimed at inculcating the feelings of patriotism and national integration among the students. Currently, there is three full time following faculty members in the Department.

The Department is offering several job oriented study programmes to its students. These include B.A. Honours, M.A. History (Medieval History), M.A. History (Genealogy and Community History) M.A. History (Archeology), M.Phil and Ph.D. The Department also provides facilities for Post – Doctoral and Advance Research in various areas of history.        

Teaching Staff

Prof. Narayan Singh Rao

Professor & Head, Department of History and Dean Faculty of Social Sciences

Contact No. : 98285-60739

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Dr. Ambika Dakha

( Assistant Professor )

Contact No. : Not Available

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Dr. Meghna Sharma

( Assistant Professor )

Contact No. : 90013-90792

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Department Activities and Events

Time Table of the session

S.No.SubjectEffective FromDownload
1 TIME-TABLE 2017 Department of History 24/03/2017 Download
2 TIME-TABLE History 12/08/2015 Download
3 Semester-I and III, Exam 2015-16 25/11/2015 Download

Lecture Details ( week wise )

S.No.MonthSubjectDownload
1 April - May Dr. Ambika Dhaka 30.04.2018 to 12.05.2018 Download
2 April Dr. Ambika Dhaka 16.04.2018 to 21.04.2018 ( Revised), 23.04.2018 to 14.04.2018 Download
3 April Dr. Ambika Dhaka 09.03.2018 to 14.04.2018 Download
4 March - April Dr. Ambika Dhaka 26.03.2018 to 07.04.2018 Download
5 March Dr. Ambika Dhaka 19.03.2018 to 31.03.2018 Download
6 March Dr. Ambika Dhaka 12.03.2018 to 17.03.2018 Download
7 Feb - March Dr. Ambika Dhaka 26.02.2018 to 03.03.2018 Download
8 Jan - Feb Dr. N. S. Rao 29.01.2018 to 10.02.2018 Download
9 Jan - Feb Dr. Meghna Sharma 29.01.2018 to 10.02.2018 Download
10 Jan - Feb Dr. Ambika Dhaka 29.01.2018 to 10.02.2018 Download
11 January Dr. Ambika Dhaka 22.01.2018 to 27.01.2018 Download
12 January Dr. Ambika Dhaka 01.01.2018 to 13.01.2018 Download
13 December Dr. Ambika Dhaka 18.12.2017 to 30.12.2017 Download
14 December Dr. Ambika Dhaka 11.12.2017 to 16.12.2017 Download
15 December Dr. Ambika Dhaka 04.12.2017 to 09.12.2017 Download
16 Nov - Dec Dr. Ambika Dhaka 27.11.2017 to 02.12.2017 Download
17 November Dr. Ambika Dhaka 20.11.2017 to 25.11.2017 Download
18 November Dr. Ambika Dhaka 13.11.2017 to 18.11.2017 Download
19 November Dr. Ambika Dhaka 06.11.2017 to 06.11.2017 Download
20 April Dr. N. S. Rao 24.04.2017 to 29.04.2017 Download
21 April Dr. Ambika Dhaka 24.04.2017 to 29.04.2017 Download
22 April Dr. Meghna Sharma 24.04.2017 to 29.04.2017 Download
23 April Dr. N. S. Rao 17.04.2017 to 22.04.2017 Download
24 April Dr. Ambika Dhaka 17.04.2017 to 22.04.2017 Download
25 April Dr. Meghna Sharma 17.04.2017 to 22.04.2017 Download
26 April Dr. N. S. Rao 10.04.2017 to 15.04.2017 Download
27 April Dr. Ambika Dhaka 10.04.2017 to 15.04.2017 Download
28 April Dr. Meghna Sharma 10.04.2017 to 15.04.2017 Download
29 April Dr. N. S. Rao 03.04.2017 to 08.04.2017 Download
30 April Dr. Ambika Dhaka 03.04.2017 to 08.04.2017 Download
31 April Dr. Meghna Sharma 03.04.2017 to 08.04.2017 Download
32 Mar - Apr Dr. N. S. Rao 27.03.2017 to 01.04.2017 Download
33 Mar - Apr Dr. Ambika Dhaka 27.03.2017 to 01.04.2017 Download
34 Mar - Apr Dr. Meghna Sharma 27.03.2017 to 01.04.2017 Download
35 March Dr. N. S. Rao 20.03.2017 to 25.03.2017 Download
36 March Dr. Ambika Dhaka 20.03.2017 to 25.03.2017 Download
37 March Dr. Meghna Sharma 20.03.2017 to 25.03.2017 Download
38 March Dr. N. S. Rao 13.03.2017 to 18.03.2017 Download
39 March Dr. Ambika Dhaka 13.03.2017 to 18.03.2017 Download
40 March Dr. Meghna Sharma 13.03.2017 to 18.03.2017 Download
41 March Dr. N. S. Rao 06.03.2017 to 11.03.2017 Download
42 March Dr. Ambika Dhaka 06.03.2017 to 11.03.2017 Download
43 March Dr. Meghna Sharma 06.03.2017 to 11.03.2017 Download
44 Feb - Mar Dr. N. S. Rao 27.02.2017 to 04.03.2017 Download
45 Feb - Mar Dr. Ambika Dhaka 27.02.2017 to 04.03.2017 Download
46 Feb - Mar Dr. Meghna Sharma 27.02.2017 to 04.03.2017 Download
47 February Dr. N. S. Rao 20.02.2017 to 25.02.2017 Download
48 February Dr. Ambika Dhaka 20.02.2017 to 25.02.2017 Download
49 February Dr. Meghna Sharma 20.02.2017 to 25.02.2017 Download
50 February Dr. N. S. Rao 13.02.2017 to 18.02.2017 Download
51 February Dr. Ambika Dhaka 13.02.2017 to 18.02.2017 Download
52 February Dr. Meghna Sharma 13.02.2017 to 18.02.2017 Download
53 February Dr. N. S. Rao 06.02.2017 to 11.02.2017 Download
54 February Dr. Ambika Dhaka 06.02.2017 to 11.02.2017 Download
55 February Dr. Meghna Sharma 06.02.2017 to 11.02.2017 Download
56 Jan - Feb Dr. N. S. Rao 30.01.2017 to 04.02.2017 Download
57 Jan - Feb Dr. Ambika Dhaka 30.01.2017 to 04.02.2017 Download
58 Jan - Feb Dr. Meghna Sharma 30.01.2017 to 04.02.2017 Download

Students Attendance

S.No.MonthDownload
1 March 3rd Paper Download
2 March 2nd Download
3 March 3rd Download

Student Panel

S.No.MonthSubjectDownload
1 UO NOTE Covering Letter Download

Thought for the Day

The Vedanta recognizes no sin it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the Vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you
are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.

- Swami Vivekananda

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