Department of History

The Department of History “Where excellence is not a habit,but a tradition” has a history as old as St. Aloysius’ College. The Department of History was established in the year 1951 to teach the U.G. course to the students and it is continuing its journey successfully till date with utmost effort on the part of the faculty members .

To inculcate in the students a sense of pride and patriotism so as to transform them into culturally responsible citizens. To guard them from the dangers of any distortion of history as far as its objectivity is concerned.

To educate students for wholesome thinking and creative learning, making it sustainable by constant recourse to India’s glorious heritage, and to pave way for cultural harmony and concord.

To respond actively to call for professionalism and to impart training in order to empower the youth.

Under Graduate Course

  •   B.A.

Add on Courses

  •     Certificate course in Destination Management in Tourism
  • The Department of History released its annual magazine “VIRASAT”. The release of magazine was accompanied by a small event. The magazine release as well as the function celebrated Mahatma Gandhi Ji’s 150th birth anniversary.


  • History forum
  • Study tour to various historical places
  • Exhibition
  • Visit to Museum
  • Guest Lecture Series
  • Annual Department publication
  • “VIRAASAT” magazine released by the department.


  • Minor Research Project completed :One Minor research Project  completed entitled-“Gandhi jikeSidhthantokeAnusarBadatiHinsaAurAtankvadkaSamadhan: EkAdyayan. Sanctioned by UGC.
  • Proposed Major Research Project “An analysis of India’s Political , Economic and social condition after Independence and their effects. ( 1947-1977)


Journals Publication
Type of Journals International National Others
Peer Review Journals 02 06
Non-Peer Review Journals  –
Conference Proceedings 01 02
Books Publication
 With ISBN NO.  Without ISBN No. Chapters in Edited Books
 01  –  09

Head of Department

Area: Modern History
Qualification: M.A. History, M.A .Pol. .Science., B. Ed, M. Phil, PhD.

Dr. Manju Maria Solomon

Head of Department

Area: Modern History
Qualification: M.A. History, M.A .Pol. .Science., B. Ed, M. Phil, PhD.

Admission Open 2022-23