Bethune College Research


The College has a Research Committee formed in accordance with UGC XII plan guidelines, representing both the Arts and Science streams headed by the Principal.

The Committee intimates the teachers about various Research schemes and Fellowships, and motivates them in applying for the same. It screens project proposals funded by different agencies. A large number of successful projects bear testimony to the way this Committee promotes and directs research in the College.

23 minor, 13 major and 8 short term interdisciplinary research projects have been conducted during 2009-2013.Under the XIIth Plan, 8 Minor Research Projects have been approved by the UGC in the current academic session. A considerable number of publications in journals and periodicals, articles in books and authorship of books go to the credit of the teachers. The College has published 14 landmark books of literary and historical value since 1949. It has 7 publications to its credit in the last four years. Two volumes of an interdisciplinary peer reviewed journal of the College, Heritage, have been published in 2014 and 2015.

List of UGC-Sponsored Minor and Major Research Projects conducted by the faculty in recent past