Academic Departments
Department of Philosophy
Contact
1, Reformatory Street, Kolkata - 700 027.
(033) 2479-2358/2952/1645 Extn.320 (Head)
(033) 2479-2358/2952/1645 Extn.321 (Office)
DRS :Telephone :(033)24490053
Fax : (033)24490053
Email: c.philosophy@yahoo.in
Year of Establishment
1907
Courses Offered
Programme Level of Study Cut-off Mark at entry Intake Capacity
M.A. in Philosophy P.G. Degree B.A. ( Hons) In order of merit 220
M.Phil. Post P.G.Degree 50% in M.A.
Ph.D. Research M.A. Degree

Faculty Members

Name Phone E-mail Specialisation
Professors
Prof. Roma Chakraborty   2466-4436/2464-9148
9831160005
 roma.chakraborty@yahoo.co.in Philosophy of Mind, Psychology
Applied Ethics, Epistemology (Western), Comparative Religion
Prof. Dilip Kumar Mohanta 2484-3446
9432863177
dkmphil@yahoo.com
dkmphil@gmail.com
Comparative Religion, Indian Philosophy
Prof. Priyambada Sarkar   2343-1376 / 2343-1377
9051700961
psarkar4@rediffmail.com
psarkar4@yahoo.co.in
Wittgenstein,  Logic (Western), Analytic Philosophy, Applied Ethics
Prof. Subirranjan Bhattacharya 2590-6686
9830156423
subir123bhatt@yahoo.in
subirranjanbhatt@gmail.com
Logic(Western), Philosophy of Kant, Ethics (Western), Analytic Philosophy
Prof. Uma Chattopadhyay     
(Mrs. Bandyopadhyay)
2472-3238 / 2429-6838
9830210824
uccal55@yahoo.co.in
uccal55@gmail.com
aruman@vsnl.net
Indian Philosophy, Ethics, Logic (Indian), Epistemology, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Religion
Associate Professors
Dr. Nini Chanda 2418-9006
9831824189
ninibiswas@gmail.com Philosophy of Mind, Socio-Political Philosophy, Ethics, Comparative Religion
Dr. Manidipa Sanyal    4066-2141/ 9831235770 smanidipa@yahoo.co.in Epistemology(Western),
Logic, Analytic Philosophy, Ethics, Philosophy of Language
Dr. Aparna Banerjee 8420000144 aparnacaluniv@gmail.com Social and Political philosophy, Ethics, Comparative Religion, Phenomenology, Recent Indian Philosophy (Sri Aurobindo and Swami Vivekananda)
Dr. Sharmistha Bakshi 2476-2418 bakshi.sharmistha@gmail.com Philosophical Logic, Analytic Philosophy
Dr. Krishna Chatterjee     2455-5163
9830579519
krishna.chatterjee4444@gmail.com Indian Philosophy, Philosophy
of Language, Metaphysics, Ethics
Assistant Professors
Smt. Shyamasree Bhattacharyya 2441-3586
9830502812
shyamasreesree@gmail.com Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy
of Language, Epistemology (Western)
Smt. Shilpita Mitra 9836041423/2324-3536 shilpita.mitra1@gmail.com Epistemology, Socio-Political Philosophy and Ethics
Smt. Mahjabeen Jahan 9883222163 jahanmahjabeen@yahoo.com Logic
Shri Pralayankar Bhattacharyya 2481-4532
9830472315
pralay73@yahoo.com Socio-Political Philosophy, Existentialism and Ethics

The Department is presently running the UGC SAP DRS (Phase-I) Programme since 2007.
Thrust Area of DRS : Epistemology, Ethics and Religion.

Research Work

Major thrust areas in which Research activities are being actively pursued :

• Indian Philosophy • Logic • Philosophy of Logic and Science • Analytic Philosophy • Theory of Knowledge •
• Philosophy of Kant • Philosophy of Mind • Ethics • Political Philosophy • Metaphysics • Phenomenology & Existentialism •
• Philosophy of Religion • Philosophy of Language • Comparative Religion • Contemporary Indian Philosophy 

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