Department of Philosophy

Philosophy is an activity of critical inquiry and a comprehensive process of thought. It involves testing and evaluating positions, uncovering assumptions and examining philosophical systems. Philosophy, being a rational inquiry, sharpens our thinking, enriches our understanding and expands our intellectual horizons. To acquaint students with such a philosophical understanding the Department of Philosophy offers programme of teaching in philosophy at Graduation level covering various areas of Philosophy viz. Classical Indian tradition like Jainism, Nyaya Philosophy, Buddhism, Vedanta Philosophy, Continental Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Religion, Logic, Ethics, Applied Ethics, Socio-Political Philosophy and Western Philosophy. The Department under Govt. General Degree College at Singur, started its journey in the year of 2013. In the initial year only two (2) students were admitted in the Philosophy Honours course. But in year of 2015, a good many number of Honours and General Course students in Philosophy have turned up in the Department of Philosophy of our College.
The Govt. General Degree at Singur is very much up and doing in promoting high-level educational access to all the students with a view to making the educational policy of the State Government a success within the stipulated period of time.
Number of Faculties: 2 (Two)
Intake Capacity:31 (Thirty One).

Name SAIKAT BANDYAPADHYAY  

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Qualification M.A., M.PHIL
Designation Assistant Professor
Department Philosophy
Area of Specialization LOGIC, WESTERN PHILOSOPHY, CONTEMPORARY INDIAN PHILOSOPHY
Email  saikatb462@gmail.com