“A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism; but depth in philosophy bringeth men’s minds about to religion”– Sir Francis Bacon
Philosophy is the consideration of many different ideas, some deriving from the intellectual heritage of past cultures, others stemming from those issues we face in our present moment in history. While many disciplines study specific features of the world, Philosophy can be about almost anything. The word "philosophy" comes from the Greek philosophia, which literally means "love of wisdom. It represents rangeof human thinking regarding man and universe. It ponders over, metaphysical, Ethical, Aesthetical, Zogical, Epistemological problems and the problems of sciences as well. It identifies various social evils and offers solutions for them. The real task of philosophy is making a man gentleman by inculcating virtues of life in him. The department of Philosophy was established in 1919 and since then the department has been striving continuously to achieve excellence.
Under Graduation: Philosophy as an optional subject.
Prof. Parveen Sharma, M.A., M.Phil., Head