Light & Learning

Medieval and Modern Indian History


  • The Annual Session of the U.P. History Congress was organised by the Department in 2006.
  • The Department organised a National Seminar: “The Revolt of 1857 in Awadh: Myth and Reality” sponsored by Indian Council of Historical Research , New Delhi in 2007.
  • A National Seminar was also organized by the Department: “Awadh from a Mughal Subah to the Kingdom” sponsored by Indian Council of Historical Research, New Delhi in 2010.
  • Prof. Rashmi Rekha, Prof. Aroop Chakravarti, Dr. S.A. Rizvi and Dr. Shama Mahmood have been sectional presidents of the U P History Congress.
  • Dr. Manisha is also the Assistant Proctor,  University of Lucknow 
  • Some of our students who have made their mark in the field of Research and Academics as well as have qualified in Civil and Allied Services, NET(UGC) JRF etc.
  • Prof. Ajay Singh Rawat, Former Head, Deptt. of History Kumaun University Nainital, Uttarakhand
  • Dr. Amita E. David, Dr. Shobha Misra, Dr. Manjula Gupta, Dr. Amit Vardhan, Dr. Rajesh Tewari, Dr. Shakeel Ahmad, Dr. Qudsia Parveen. Dr. Sumna Vashney and others are working as Faculty Members in different Colleges, affiliated to the University of Lucknow.
  • Dr. Navras Jat Afridi, a scholar of repute is presently working as Astt. Professor, Presidency University, Kolkatta
  • Dr. Shamoon Ahmad (Archeological Survey of India)
  • Mr. Vijay Bhushan (IPS), Mr. Atul Sharma (Wing. Cdr., Indian Air force), Ms. Arti Lal (IAS), Mr. Atul Sharma (IPS) Mr. Manoj Kumar Singh (IAS), Mr. Zafar Ahamad Kidwai (IPS),Ms. Archana Singh (PPS),Mr. Sunil Kumar Verma (PCS),Mr. Awadhesh Kumar Trivedi (IRTS),Mr. Kaushlendra Pratap Singh (Allied Services), Vinay Singh Sirohi (PCS), Sanjay Ratnesh (IPS), Ghanshyam Pandey (IPS), Hon. Justice Ritu Raj Awasthi,

Activities of 26 January-2020 (Republic Day)


      Special Lecture on 24-02-2020                                      Special Lecture on 27-02-2020

        (Mughal Maratha Relation)                                               (Mughal Mansabdari System)       

Programme " Padhe Lucknow Badhe Lucknow" on March-02, 2020