The College of Basic Sciences and Humanities has been one of the main constituents of the University, shouldering 15% to 32% of the Undergraduate and 15% to 46% of the Postgraduate instructional responsibilities in all the academic programmes. Postgraduate programmes in basic and applied sciences are run excellently. The significant work has been recognized by the University Grants Commission by enlisting it for funding under 2 (f) clause of the UGC Act.
The faculty of Basic Sciences and Humanities has been accomplishing its mandate through incorporation of the latest scientific ideas and techniques in nearly all the professional programmes of higher education imparted in the University.
The College caters to the need of approximately 4000 UG students, 1700 PG students and 400 Ph.D. students every year in the form of offering courses, guiding theses, helping them compute their data and improving the language component of their thesis.
Departments in College of Basic Sciences and Humanities
- Department of Biochemistry
- Department of Biological Science
- Department of Chemistry
- Department of Environmental Science
- Department of Humanities & Social Sciences
- Department of Mathematics, Statistics & Computer Science
- Department of Microbiology
- Department of Molecular Biology & Genetic Engineering
- Department of Physics
- Department of Plant Physiology
- Radio and Isotopes Laboratory
- Bioinformatics Centre
Faculty in GBPUAT University College of Basic Sciences and Humanities
The College has highly qualified, experienced, specialized and dedicated faculty comprising of Professors, Associate Professors and Assistant Professors, who have obtained postgraduate and research degrees from reputed Indian and Foreign Universities. Some of them have also served other Indian and Foreign Universities with distinction. The Faculty keep themselves abreast of the latest developments in their respective disciplines. Many of the faculty has had the distinction of having worked in prestigious research laboratories in India and abroad. The Faculty has regularly been participating in seminars and symposia of national and international levels and has carved out a significant niche for themselves in their own fields. Some faculty members have been accorded prestigious national and international awards and fellowships in recognition of their scientific achievements. Some have worked on important assignments in India and abroad and have brought their rich experiences to bear on the academic life of the University