Department of History

 

1. Year of Establishment                                           :      1981  

2. Brief History of the Department                           :
               

The department of History was started in the year 1981 to study the socio-economic and cultural aspects of the Indian history. From the very inception of the department, emphasis was laid on  to pursuing local /regional history.

Chairmen, BOS & Head of Department

Chairman/Chairperson Head/Coordinators
Prof. Pasala Sudhakar Prof. Pasala Sudhakar

 

Names and Designations of the faculty

Chairman BOS:
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Head:
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Office:
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Name
Designation
Mobile
Off.
e-mail
1.  Dr. P. Sudhakar
Professor
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2.  Dr. K. Mallikarjuna Reddy
Professor
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3.  Dr. Y. Ramachandra Reddy
Associate Professor
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4.  Dr. S.J. Sampath Kumar
Assistant Professor
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Faculty currently holding other positions
Prof. P. Sudhakar Director DDE
Prof. K. Mallikarjuna Reddy Co-Ordinator Sri Krishnadevaraya study center

 

4. Courses offered by the Department     : M.A., &  M.Phil., Ph. D. Programme

5. Titles of the papers offered                  :        

    History of Ancient India
    History of Medieval India
    History of Far Eastern studies
    History of Andhra Desa
    Historical Methods  & Historiography
    International Relations
    History of Modern Europe
    History of Modern India
    Socio- Economic History of India
    History of Vijayanagar/ Archaeology         

6. Areas of Specialization

Post- Graduate level  :  Ancient , Medieval & Modern History                                     
Research                    :  Tribal & Folk Studies, Women Studies, Regional Studies and Archaeology

 

7. Collaboration Ventures   : Research Collaboration with  Germany.  Scholars Dr. Andreas Bock Raming & Manfred  Eder  are working on ‘The origin of   Chess in India’.