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विद्यार्थी शब्दसृजन क्लब आयोजित – ६० सेकंद मराठीत बोला स्पर्धा


Currently Department provides following courses for UG Students-

  • संस्कृत प्रवेश १
  • संस्कृत प्रवेश २
  • संस्कृत परिचय १
  • संस्कृत परिचय २
  • संस्कृत प्रबोध १
  • संस्कृत प्रबोध २
  • Certificate Course in Sanskrit Grammar
  • Certificate Course in संस्कृत भाषेचे अंतरंग

Philosophy and Logic

Arts faculty studies various dimensions of human life, society, and culture. The direct or indirect contribution of philosophy in the constitution of all these is very great. Seen from this perspective, the study of philosophy is foundational for an overall study of arts faculty. The main objective of this College is to introduce this subject to you and to make you understand its significance.

Philosophy as a subject is mammoth by itself and studying it develops one’s thinking and reasoning about issues of society, human relationship to the human-created environment, and the world around. It develops one’s skills in argumentation. It also helps one to confront the hidden assumptions of other disciplines, and it concretes the foundation of all the disciplines of the present and of the future. Philosophy encourages intellectual values like open-mindedness, tolerance of different opinions, etc.

The department believes that ‘Philosophy responds to intellectual challenges posed by society and by the acquisition and organization of knowledge worldwide. It reflects on current practices in the light of past performances while seeking to develop new perspectives on current problems.’

The objectives of the department are set in tune with this empirical belief

Currently Department provides the following courses for UG Students-

Introduction to Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Yog Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Ancient Indian Philosophical Knowledge, Philosophy of Indian Saint, Indian & Western Philosophy, Jain Philosophy, Deductive & Indicative Logic Formal Logic, Logical Reasoning & Symbolic Logic


The department of yoga has been managing well under the guidance of Prof R D Jagtap who takes care to keep everything up-to-date. The department itself was set up in 1989 and since then it has offered a strong foundation for students wishing to pursue yoga as their academic and career passion. The department has committed teaching staff and is equipped with the latest journals and books to help students stay level with their peers across the country. A success rate of 92% is simply a reflection of the efforts put into this department.

Library Science

Department was established in the year of 1990 with a vision to promote excellence in the field of Library Science education and to fulfil the ever increasing demand of quality professionals in the area of Library and Information Science.

The Department of Library and Information Science T.C. College , Baramati has started one year degree course in the name “Bachelor of Library and Information Science” from 1990-1991 and  ‘Masters of Library and Information Science” from 2009-2010. To meet the needs of today’s information society, curriculum is constantly adapted according to changing modern ICT based environmental developments at global level. We continue modify our curriculum and preparing next generation workforce with theories, practical and research based approach.

The department is well known for imparting quality education and also in nurturing students for holistic development. All our initiatives are a living proof of our commitment to every student’s success in his career.


Along with the full time faculty Mr. Nitin Chavan has been working as an Assistant Professor on C.H.B basis from 19th July 2010 to till date. On the time of establishment the subject is thought as on general level and later on the special level subject was started 1982 onwards.

Scope of the Subject:

Sociology studies human interaction it seeks to explains how societies to emerge? How and why societies persist? How and why societies change? Sociology improves our understanding of society and increases the power of social action. Sociological knowledge is necessary for understanding and planning of society.

Defence and Strategic Studies

This provides the broad field within which nations of states and non-state factors interact. an attempt is made to provide for both of theoretical understanding of how and why Nations behave as they do and a historical survey of the major trends in world affairs it also includes and understanding of Military Thinkers, Defence mechanism of India, India’s internal security, Military Geography, Geopolitics, Chatrapati Shivaji’s Military System, International and Regional Organization, Defence Economics, India’s National security, Contemporary Warfare etc.

1.2. Introduction to Department: The department was established in 1974 as military studies at general level. In 1982 the subject got extended to special level. DDSS offers B.A. in Defence and Strategic Studies. In 1984 the department was renamed as ‘Department of Defence and Strategic Studies’. Since then, it has striven to impart superlative knowledge to students who are intent on pursuing a career in the defence stream. Department has seen a success rate of 90%. That this can be attributed to the well-trained teaching staff as well as an updated curriculum along with dedicated students goes without saying. DDSS has been building up institutional knowledge about various aspects of India’s national security. At DDSS, we acknowledge the changing nature of security and various developments at national and international level. We use interdisciplinary approach to understand various areas of discipline. We give major thrust on military geography, strategic studies, international organization, international relations, military history, defence organization and technology.

1.3. Establishment of the Department: The department was established in 1974 as military studies at general level. In 1982 the subjects got extended to special level. In 1984 the department was renamed as the department of Defence and strategic studies, currently total 10 subjects are taught like Military Thinkers, Defence mechanism of India, India’s internal security, Military Geography, Geopolitics, Chatrapati Shivaji’s Military System, International and Regional Organization, Defence Economics, India’s National security, Contemporary Warfare etc. in the department from FYBA to TYBA. As the college has autonomous status, Annual pattern is based on Tuljaram Chaturchand College and the syllabus of the department is prepared by the departmental BOS. 422 colleges are affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University and five colleges teach Defence and Strategic Studies among them. Department of Defence and Strategic Studies Tuljaram Chaturchand College of Arts, Science and Commerce is one of them.

1.4 Best Practices: The Department of Defence and Strategic Studies has launched two Best Practices in 2019-20. The purpose behind this is to cultivate reading culture and increase the knowledge of students in the field of defence and national security as well as to create interest in the subject among the students.

1) Explore Library Test: Today, due to the increasing use of social media, the culture of reading is becoming extinct. So, students’ needs to be motivated to read. The department has introduced Explore Library Test to enhance reading culture among students. In this we appeal to the students to read books on the subject and at the end of the year the first three students who will read more books will be felicitated by the department.

2) Notice Board Readings: Articles in various newspapers are posted on the notice boards of the department for the purpose of keeping the students informed about the world developments in the subject. This will increase the student’s interest in reading and increase their interest in the subject. And this knowledge will also benefit them in various competitive exams.


Political Science

The department is usually staffed with lecturers who specialize in various subfields of political science, such as comparative politics, international relations, political theory, public administration, public policy, political economy, and more. Faculty members often conduct research, publish scholarly articles/books, and contribute to the academic discourse in their respective areas of expertise. The curriculum includes a diverse range of courses covering topics like political theory, government structures, international politics, policy analysis, political behaviour, research methods, and regional studies. Students may have the opportunity to delve into specialized areas based on their interests and career goals. Political science departments often emphasize research and encourage faculty and students to engage in scholarly inquiry. The extracurricular activities provide students with opportunities to engage in discussions, debates, and simulations related to politics. Political science departments may host conferences, seminars, workshops, and guest lectures featuring prominent scholars, policymakers, and experts in the field. political science departments encourage students to participate in exchange programs.Departments often provide career advising, job fairs, and resources to help students transition into careers in government, public service, diplomacy, research, advocacy, consulting, law, journalism, and various other fields.


Its first Post Graduate degree program in economics started in 1972. It obtained affiliation both full time and part time Ph.D. programs in Economics from Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune in 2021.

The department grow well to reach standards of excellence in teaching, research. The department of Economics identifies the growing demand for trained manpower in industry, government, research, and other sectors as well as encouraging future researchers and specialists in economics. The diversity of specializations of the departmental faculty has promoted multi-faceted research at the department and has brought a certain depth to the PG courses as well. Every year we get an overwhelming response for master’s from across the state which is the significant in all social sciences within the University.


Department has associated with Spectrum energizing centre Baramati. Department has various best practices like counselling cell, Ph.D. research centre, student research project scheme internship program of clinical cases. Department has more than 170 psychological test are available like Intelligence, aptitude, personality, adjustment well being etc. In 2019 department has started certificate course in growth and development psychology. Every year department has celebrate Suicide prevention day, world mental health day, Science day   on these days department organized Guest lectures, workshops, Panel discussion, poster exhibition and street play activities. Department has separate counselling cell to provide consultancy service of counselling to the students, teachers non teaching staff and outside stockholders.


The pass percentage of the department stands at 89% and it is testimony to the fact that the department has a group of dedicated teachers who work hard to make sure the students receive the best and latest education.


We launched the B.A. Geography program in 1963, followed by the introduction of the M.A./M.Sc. Geography program in 2019.In 2023, we established a dedicated research centre in Geography, marking a significant milestone  in  our  pursuit  of  excellence.  Our department’s primary focus has always been the holistic development of our students, achieved through the introduction of  skill  and  employability- oriented courses. Additionally, we have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with IIRS_ISRO, Dehradun, to facilitate  outreach programs for both our staff and students.

Our department is actively engaged in organizing seminars, workshops, and hands-on training programs covering various aspects of Geography, such as Remote Sensing, GIS, DGPS,  and  Drone  Surveys.  We also take pride in our Nature Club, which extends our activities beyond the college and into rural areas. Moreover, we offer dedicated support for students and staff through our welfare cell and career guidance center, specifically tailored to Geography students.

It’s worth mentioning that many of our alumni have gone  on  to  excel  in various professional fields, occupying prominent positions.


The well-trained staff under the guidance of Dr. Pradeep Sarvade and a curriculum that is revamped regularly gives students an advantage before they step out into the professional world. The result of this is the spectacular success rate of the department, standing at an admirable 95.83%.


On 23 June 1962, college was started with the auspicious hands of the first Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Late. Shri. Yashwantrao Chavan. Marathi Department, Was Principal Dr. SubhashChandra Akkole. It was followed by Dr. Dayaram Patil, Mr. Nilkanth Londhe, Mr. Dhananjay Shah and Mr. Prabhakar Ghere, Dr. Ranajna Nemade & Present Head of The Department Marathi Proff. Dr. Seema Naik-Gosavi. The department has great and enriched historical and cultural legacy.


Currently, the department offers undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) courses and has earned recognition as a research canter by Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune in 2021.The research centre of the department has 4 recognized research guides and 11 students have been enrolled for Ph.D. program at the department. The department has a well-equipped language laboratory, which is particularly used for giving lessons in phonetics and spoken English. The English Language and Literary Association (ELLA) has been the best practice of the department; ELLA provides a platform to the students to showcase their linguistic as well as literary talents. The department also offers various certificate courses and add-on courses such as ‘Effective Communication Skills in English and Personality Development’ and ‘Basic English Grammar’ for the students. The alumni of the department have a strong bondage with the department. The alumni offer workshops and seminars to current students, making them aware of the skill requirements for jobs.  The departmental library has about 300 books which have been donated by the alumni and the teachers.

Dr. Sachin Gadekar received a minor research project in 2020-21 from the ICSSR, New Delhi, which sanctioned him a grant Rs.3,05,000 for the project. He also completed a project sanctioned by the BCUD, University of Pune. Dr. Gadekar has also authored two books and presented research papers at international conferences held in Indonesia, Italy, and Bangladesh. He is a recognized research guide of the SPPU, and 4 students are pursuing Ph.D. under his guidance.

Dr. Shashank Mane received a minor research project in 2023-24 by the ICSSR, New Delhi and the amount sanctioned for the project is Rs. 3,95,000. He completed a research project sanctioned by the BCUD, University of Pune in 2009. Dr. Mane is the recipient of the DAAD and Erasmus Mundus Scholarships, which enabled him to study and deliver lectures in Germany. Dr. Mane is a recognized research guide by the SPPU, and 3 students are working on their doctoral research under his guidance presently.

Dr. Ajay Dhawale presented a research paper in an international conference held in England in 2018.