About Department :

The department of History was established in year 1984.


  • To Develop Historical Knowledge among the Student.
  • To aware Indian and World History in Society.

Students Strength   2017-18:

Class Strength
B.A-I 167
B.A-II 49
B.A-III 14

Results (Semester) 2016-17 :

Class Total
Total Pass % of Passing
B.A-I 152 139 91.44
B.A-II 45 42 93.33
B.A-III 23 23 100
Total 220 204 92.72

Activities conducted to impart language/other skills effectively:

  • Conducted Urdu certificate course.
  • Poster presentation on forts in Maharashtra.
  • Poster presentation on women’s contribution in Indian History. 

Special Achievements:

Year Name of the Student Event Prizes or awards
2014-15 Sunita Subhash Swami Best Article(Anuual Magazine) University  1st Prizes
2015-16 Reshma Bhaldar Best Article(Anuual Magazine) University  1st Prizes
2016-17 Reshma Bhaldar Best Student  Sukanya Award

 International/National/State level Conference/Seminars attended and papers presented in last Five years.

Name of the Staff International National/State No of Papers presented
Prof. Dr. V.Y.Magdum 20 15
Prof. P.R. Mirajkar 01 07-(National)    02-(State) 10

 Projects Under taken (last Five years) 

Name of the Staff Major/Minor Topic Funding Agency Grant Approved
Prof. Dr. V. Y. Magdum History of Jaggery industry in Kolhapur State (1894 to 1949).’ (Submission13 Oct 2015) U.G.C 45000/-

 Future Plans:

  • Will Conduct Modi Lipi (मोडी लिपी) certificate course in future.
  • History writing of small villages around Ichalkaranji area.
  • Excursion tours organization.
  • Gathering of historical articles and photos from news papers.