The Department of History was a part of the economics department from the time of its inception. it was offering complementary course to the students of economics. though it was established as a separate Department in 1997, it continued to offer complementary course. the BA degree programme in History was started in 2014. The sanctioned strength of the programme was 40. The first batch of the students passed out in April 2017. In the academic year 2020-21 the sanctioned strength is increased to 63. The present strength of the Department is 142. The department has three faculty members. Ever year the department organizes various programmes for the development of student community.