Established in 1967, the Department of History was one of the Founding Departments of Sir Syed College. The undergraduate programme of B A History was started in 1969 under Calicut University. At present, the course syllabus is designed by Kannur University with focus areas of Kerala, Indian, and world history, gender history, historiography, and tourism studies. The department offers special coaching for competitive examinations, especially for Central University aspirants. The department organizes Sir Syed Ahmed Khan Memorial Lecture annually. A heritage museum is also maintained under the supervision of the department. The Department organizes number of Invited Lectures, National Seminars, Workshops, Institutional Visit, Field visit and many other programs. We hosted 7 th Kerala International History Congress in November 2019.Read More
To provide insight into the anecdotes of the past for raising the realities of present so as to enable the students to learn a meaningful life as responsible citizens.
The department aims to transmit the invaluable lessons of history in a most liberal and innovative way by giving an added emphasis to moral and cultural values. The expected outcome of the overall teaching and learning process is to equip the students with a deeper understanding of the societal problems to make them adaptable to the complexities of a plural society.