The department of Philosophy started its journey with the General B.A. course in the year 2005.Honours course was introduced in the very next year.
Since the beginning of the department only two part time (Govt. approved ) teachers used to teach the subject until October 2016, when an UGC approved full time faculty joined in the single substantive post .With limited men power the department is continuously striving for upliftment of the students mostly first generation learners both in the academic sphere and also in the social perspective .Beside holding additional classes the department has been engaged in other students centric activities like arrangement of special lectures ,departmental seminars with scholars from universities and other colleges .The Department organized an UGC sponsored National Seminar on the topic , “Signifying values : A Realm of Socio Philosophical Understanding” , along with the department of Sociology in collaboration with Hiralal Memorial college, Dakshineswar on 9 and 10th December ,2016.
We have recently opened a departmental library to provide more books and journal to the students.