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ENGLISH DEPARTMENT :
ABOUT DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

“Memory is the Ingredient and Basis of all Arguments” --Cicero

The Department of English was established in 1966 with a purpose to enhance the languistic and literary competencies among students. The department conducts UG course with English as Compulsory subject as well as at the special level. At the special level subjects as Introduction to Poetry and other forms of Literature, Drama, Short Stories, Fiction, Language Studies, Phonetics, are prescribed with reference to Indian Literature, British Literature, American Literature and Commonwealth Literature. The continuous efforts by the department are aimed at encouraging students to undertake and enhance their competencies. In 2007, the department introduced Post Graduate course with Indian Writing in English, American Literature as elective subjects. Along with regular faculties, Dr. M. S. Tamboli and Prof K. M. Pote work as visiting Faculty. The department also has established Digital Language Laboratory and conducts various programmes as Remedial Coaching, Film Festival, Grammar Coaching for Competitive Examinations etc. The department flourished under the guidance of Late Prof. A.Q.R. Shaikh and Late Dr V.D. Solat. Now, Dr. G. P. Dhakane, Prof. D. D. Palwe and Prof V. B. Aher are working in the department.

“That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you're not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong.” --F. Scott Fitzgerald


Faculty Of Arts
Department of English

Dr. G.P.Dhakane. M.A. Ph.D.
Head Department of English

Faculty Of Arts
Department of English

Dr.D.D.Palwe.
M.A. SET.
Associate Professor

Faculty Of Arts
Department of English

Dr. V.B. Aher.
M.A. M.Phil.
Assistant Professor


MARATHI DEPARTMENT :
ABOUT DEPARTMENT OF MARATHI

Department of Marathi has been established in 1966. Marathi Language and Literature subject is taught at graduate level since 1966 and post graduate level was started in 2004. Number of students from the department have also progressed to higher studies and acquired degrees of M.Phil & Ph.D and are also qualified NET & SET exams. They are working as Teachers, Asst.Professors & Administrative officers in various fields.

The department has successfully organized various seminars and workshops and has remained pioneer in Gramin Sahitya and Lok Sahitya (Folklore). The department also promotes its students to undertake various linguistic and literary activities as well as research in these fields. Dr S. B. Shekade and Dr. A. R. Dolas are working in the department as regular faculties.


Faculty Of Arts
Department of Marathi

Dr.S. N. Shekade. M.A. Ph.D.
Head and Associate Professor

Faculty Of Arts
Department of Marathi

Dr A. R. Dolas
M.A. Ph.D.
Associate Professor


HINDI DEPARTMENT :
ABOUT DEPARTMENT OF HINDI

This department is known as a major department of the college. The department of Hindi was established at the time of the establishment of the college in 1966. Since the establishment, Hindi Language and Literature are beingtaught and studiedatthe department.

Hindi, as a graduate subject, was taught at general level since the establishment of the department. It is being taught at special level also since 2006, through which students from rural area of Pathardi and around are provided with facilities to learn Hindi Language and Literature. Number of students from this department, after getting degrees, has been contributing in various fields such as education, politics, administration and social work. Apart from teaching the prescribed syllabus, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities and programs are organised by the department for students’ exhaustive development. Competitions such asOratory Competition, Essay Writing Competition are organized to develop students’ language skills and poetry recitation, storytelling, dramatization competitions to develop literary test among them.

The future plan of the department is to create the facilities of teaching and learning the subject at postgraduate level. Along with this, the plan in the field of research is to do comparative study of Marathi and Hindi regional literature under the Large Research Project. The department is objective to organize an international seminar. The department has organized three national level seminars successfully.

Well known writer of Hindi, Prof. Ratanlal Sonagra and a famous teacher Prof. B. C. Maindargi have worked at the department. Dr. Baban Chaure is the head of the department. He has completed two Small Research Projects. He has published two books and third of his books is in process to be published.


Faculty Of Arts
Department of Hindi

Dr.B.A.Choure.
M.A. Ph.D.
Head and Associate Professor


PSYCHOLOGY DEPARTMENT :
ABOUT DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY

The Department of Psychology was established in 1966 with a purpose to educate the students to understand human behaviour, emotions and thinking. The department conducts UG course on general level (G1 - General Psychology, G2 - Social Psychology & G3 - Industrial & Organizational Psychology or Applied Psychology). Department provides counseling through a counseling centre “Samupdeshan Kendra” as its extension activity from 2011. The continuous efforts aim by the department at enhancing human potential with broader social perspective.The department flourished under the guidance of Dr. HarishchandraJamale (retd). After his retirement Dr. Abhimanyu Dhormare has joined the department and today he is Head of the Department.

Quotes on Psychology

“The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.” William James

“The interpretation of dreams is the royal road to knowledge of the unconscious activities of the mind.” Sigmund Freud

“If you plan on being anything less than what you are capable of being, you will probably be unhappy all the days of your life.” Abraham Maslow


Faculty Of Arts
Department of Psychology

Dr.A.Dhormare.
M.A. M.Phil.
Head and Associate Professor


HISTORY DEPARTMENT :
ABOUT DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY

Department of History at U.G. level was started in 1966 with special subject & P.G. department in 1987. Department is very well known for its curricular & extra-curricular activities. We organise Educational trips at historical places, Modi script workshops, Guest Lectures & Guidance for competitive examinations. Our department is working very hard for all round development of poor & needy students from rural area. We conduct project work for TYBA (Special Paper-III) & for PG.

In 2015-16 we organized National seminar on “Society, Art & Culture in India during the Mughal Period.” In 2016-17 we organized National conference of “Akhil Maharashtra Itihas Parishad.” On the occasion of this conference we arranged an historical exhibition as well as book exhibition and sale. It’s great opportunity for rural students & citizens to observe Historical Coins, Arms, Documents, Archaeological objects & Pictures of forts. In 2017-18 Department organized National seminar on “Strategy of War & Psychology.” We are working on various research topics related to our subject. Department is trying to conduct such activities in future continuously for the comprehensive development of students.


Faculty Of Arts
Department of History

Dr.A.K.Kanade
M.A. Ph.D.
Head and Assistant Professor

Faculty Of Arts
Department of History

Dr.Arjun Kerkal
M.A.SET
Assistant Professor


POLITICS DEPARTMENT :
ABOUT DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL SCIENCE

The Department of Political Science was started in 1966 at U. G. level. In 2007 department of political Science was expanded to P.G. level. The department of Political Science aims to inculcating the values of higher learning and research among the student. The department regularly conducts Seminar and workshop and celebrated Constitution day, National Voters day. This department is very well known for their curricular extra-curricular activities.


Faculty Of Arts
Department of Politics

Dr.Arun Rakh
M.A. SET
Assistant Professor


ECONOMICS DEPARTMENT :
ABOUT DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS

The Department of Economics is established in the College in 1966. The subject is taught to the students at the graduate level. It is taught at general and special level. The subjects: Indian Economy, Indian Bank, Micro and Macro Economics, Indian public Finance, International Economics and Economic Development and Planning are taught to the students at the department.

For evaluation of the students from the department, oral exams, Practical exams, group discussions are conducted at the department. The department is always trying to provide the knowledge of farming, industry and Banking to the students from the rural area to be utilized in their practical life. Students are guided to appeared in the exams such as SET, NET, MPSC and UPSC The department of Economics has organized two State level Seminars in 2014 and 2017 respectively. The Department is going to organize a State level Seminar on "Evaluation of Goods and service tax System" this year.

Assit. Prof. Anand Ghongde and Prof. Dr. AjayKumar Palwe are working in the Department of Economics. Dr. A. M.Palwe is a recognised guide for m. Phil and Ph. D degrees at SPP University Pune. The future plan of the department is to start to teach the subject at postgraduate level.


Faculty Of Arts
Department of Economics

Dr.A.H.Ghongade
M.A.SET
Head and Assistant Professor

Faculty Of Arts
Department of Economics

Dr.Ajay M Palwe
M.A. Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

COMMERCE DEPARTMENT :
ABOUT DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Department of commerce was started in June 1966 at undergraduate level and in June 1983 post graduate course i.e. M.Com. was started. Commerce department is one of the oldest UG & PG departments of our college having tradition of good results. The department of commerce runs B.Com. at undergraduate level and M. Com. at post graduate level. The department organizes various activities for students, such as personality development programme, career guidance, competitive examination guidance, banking exams & insurance exams guidance, etc.


Department also organizes University level, state level & national level seminars & conferences with the support of UGC and Savitribai Phule Pune University ,Pune. Department aims at providing good & skilled manpower for employment as well as works for their self employment.


Faculty Of Commerce

Dr.Prashant S Salve
M.Com. Ph.D. PGDBM
Assistant Professor

Faculty Of Commerce

Dr B.D.Sangale
M.Com. Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Faculty Of Library And Information

Dr.Kiran Guldagad. M.A. M.Lib. M.Phil.
Librarian

Faculty Of Sports AND Phisical Education

Dr.V.Y.Deshmukh.
M.A. M.P.Ed. M.Phil. SET
Director of Physical Education and Sports

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Shashikant Madhukar
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