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F.Y.B.A. : (Semester I & II)

Papers to be offered : 6
Compulsory Subjects:-

  1. Communication Skills in English
  2. Hindi OR French
  3. Foundation Course (Social Awareness & Personality Development)
  4. Optional Subjects:

    Three Papers under Group “A” or “B” or “C”
    1 Economics History Psychology
    2 Commerce Or History Economics or English (optional ) or Ancient Indian Culture English (Optional) Or
    Ancient Indian Culture
    3 Political Science or Statistics or Sociology or Hindi (Optional) Political Science or Sociology or Hindi (Optional) Political Science or Sociology or Hindi (Optional)

    Three Papers under Group “A” or “B” or “C”
    S.Y.B.A. (Semester III & IV)
    Papers to be offered: 8
    1. Foundation Course - II (Human Rights)
    2. Applied Component : Business Communication OR Psychology of Adjustment OR Book – Keeping & Accountancy
    Two papers each of the three optional subjects opted in FYBA

    T.Y.B.A. (Semester V & VI)
    Group A: Major
    Any one of the following Subjects having 6 units from the following subject groups to be opted provided it was opted at FYBA and SYBA
    • Economics
    • Sociology
    • History
    • English
    • Hindi
    • Psychology
    Group B:
    Anyone of the following combinations of Major Subjects having 3 units each can be opted provided they were opted at FYBA and SYBA
    • Economics – Commerce
    • Hindi - History
    • Hindi - English
    • Psychology - Sociology

Department of Psychology


Ms. Veena Kumar

Designation : Associate Professor and Head

Qualification : M.A in Social Psychology, Registered for Ph.D

Research Interest : Areas of Social Psychology , Counseling Psychology, Education


Dr. Rakhi Mehta

Designation : Associate Professor

Qualification :Ph.D

Research Interest : Investigating & exploring the causes, consequences & probable solutions to issues arising out of an interaction between human factors and the ever-changing environmental, social and psychological fabric of society.


Dr. (Mrs.) Pooja Soni

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification :M. A. (Clinical Psychology), Ph.D. (Psychology)

Research Interest : Positive Psychology, Vedanta and Psychology, Buddhism and Indian Psychology, Yoga, Meditation, Well-being, Self Actualization and Authenticity.


Ms. Jade Carvalho

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification :M.A. (Counselling Psychology)

Research Interest : Women & Mental Health, Motivation, Wellbeing, Loss &Grief, Emotional Regulation, Technology & Mental Health.

Department of History


Dr. Sandhya Iyer

Designation : Associate Professor & Head

Qualification : PhD, M. Phil, MA

Research Interest : Famine Policy in Colonnial India, Socio-religious Reform movement in India especially Maharashtra, Historical studies in pandemics.


Dr. Shyam Pakhare

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification :Ph.D, M.A.

Research Interest : Mahatma Gandhi, India’s Struggle for Swaraj, Masculinities in Colonial India.

Department of English


Mrs. Saradha Balasubramanian

Designation : Assistant Professor & Head

Qualification :M. A, SET

Research Interest :


Ms. Kavita Peter

Designation : Associate Professor

Qualification :MA, MPhil., SET

Research Interest : American Literature, Diaspora Studies, Film and Adaptation Studies.


Dr. Shalini Sinha

Designation : Assistant Professor & Vice Principal

Qualification : PhD, NET

Research Interest : Indian English Fiction, Gender and Culture studies. She has recently published a book on Critical Insights into Popular Fiction in Indian English and has also worked on a consultative research project in Gender within Media.

Department of Commerce


Mr. Smarajit Padhi

Designation : Assistant Professor & HOD

Qualification : MCOM and NET

Research Interest :


Dr. Kulvinder Kaur Batth

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification :Ph.D, ICWA, MCom, B.Ed

Research Interest : Consumer behaviour, M-Commerce, Women Entrepreneurship, Green Consumer Behaviour, Advertising, Media, Rural Development and Financial literacy in particular Women Financial behaviour and Behavioural finance.

Department of Sociology


Dr. Leena Pujari

Designation : Associate Professor and Head

Qualification : PhD, Mphil, M.A

Research Interest : Sociology of Development, Tribal Studies, Gender Studies in particular issues of feminist pedagogy, feminist resistance and feminist jurisprudence.


Ms. Sharvari Jadhav

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification :M.A in Sociology

Research Interest :Sociology of Development, Sociology of Gender and Space, Environmental Sociology, Critical studies of Globalization & Culture and Urban & Political Sociology.

Department of Hindi


Dr. Shitlaprasad A Dubey

Designation : Professor and Director - Postgraduate and Research

Qualification : Ph.D, M.A. and DHE

Research Interest : Medieval and modern Hindi poetry


Dr. Ajeet Kumar Rai

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification : Ph.D, M.A. and D.C.C

Research Interest : Modern Hindi Poetry


Dr. Sudhir Kumar Chaubey

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification : Ph.D, M.A. and B.ed

Research Interest : Modern Hindi Prose

Department of Economics


Dr. Ravikiran R. Garje

Designation : Associate Professor and HOD

Qualification : Ph.D Economics,M. A. Economics, LLB, MMS, MPS.

Research Interest : Labour Economics, Macroeconomics, urban economics, migration, transport economics, environmental economics, health economics, law and economics, economics of auto sector, econometric modeling etc.


Dr. Nandini Sengupta

Designation : Associate Professor

Qualification : PhD in Economics , SangeetPrabhakar in Hindustani Classical (Vocal)

Research Interest : Monetary Economics, Mathematical Economics, Development Economics and Econometrics.


Dr. Hiral Sheth

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification : Ph. D, M. A.

Research Interest : Development Economics, Infrastructure Economics, International Economics, Health Economics.


Ayushi Sharma

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification :M.A. Economics, M.M.S. Finance

Research Interest : Development Economics, Urban Economics, Public Policy, Health Economics etc.

Department of AIC


Dr. Nivedita Rao

Designation : Associate Professor & HOD

Qualification : Ph.D

Research Interest :

SYBA Political Theory

SYBA Public Administration

SYBA History & Archaeology

SYBA Psychology

SYBA Mathematics

SYBA Statistics

SYBA Economics

SYBA English

SYBA Economics Applied Component

SYBA Macroeconomics-II

SYBA Economics - Indian Economy

SYBA Book Keeping & Accountancy

SYBA Commerce II

SYBA Commerce III

TYBA English

TYBA Commerce

TYBA History & Archaeology

TYBA Psychology

TYBA Statistics

TYBA Economics

Alumni Meet 2019
The department of Sociology organised an Alumni Meet of their accomplished alumni comprising lawyers, academics, independent researchers, advertising and bank professionals as well as representatives from the non government sector. The meet began by introducing each alumnus accompanied with their short speeches on their journey after college, their current profession and how Sociology has helped them shape a better career for themselves.

Interactive session on National Register of Citizens
The department hosted an engaging session by one of its alumnus Ms Avantee Bansal who did an independent piece of research on National Register of Citizens in Assam. She spoke about procedural challenges and irregularities associated with NRC in Assam.

Interactive session on Adivasis
The department hosted a stimulating and invigorating session on Land Displacement and Forest Rights Act, 2006 in the context of tribal rights in India. The resource person was a farmer and tribal rights activist Ms SharanyaNayak who has been living and working withtribals for twenty years now.

Lecture Series on LGBTQI rights
The department organized three interactive sessions on the rights of the marginalized genders. As part of this a gay, lesbian and trans man were invited to share their experiences with students.

Workshop on "personality development and interview skills" (3 Sessions) on 16/12/2020, 5/2/2020 and 6/2/2020.

Laughter Yoga session for non-teaching staff on 14th December , 2019.

SHP CPCA Modules (Autumn School) "Advanced Communication Skills" on 14 October , 2019.

SHP CPCA Modules (Autumn School) "Importance of Literature Review in Research" on 16th October , 2019.

Lecture series: Applications of Mathematical & Statistical Tools in Finance 6/8/2019 to 10/8/2019.

Educational visit to ICT Mumbai “ Mathematical Modeling : Lab visit” on 3rd August 2019.

The 4th Annual Intercollegiate Departmental Festival held on 17, 24-26th February 2020.
The guests were as follows:
Dr. Avinash Desousa
Dr. Sangeeta Kamath
Mrs. Vidya Shenoy
Mr. Meet Tara Dynaneshwar

Talk on Awareness of Fragile X Syndrome to TYBA Psychology Students on 9th July 2019 by Mrs. Shalini Kedia and Ms. Kinisha Sanghvi.

A Demonstration session of Nada Yoga by Wellness vibe Foundation - Dr. Simi Dayal, Yashasvi Dayal and Ms. Preeti Motioani.

An introductory talk on "Cognitive Hypnotherapy on 7th February 2020".

Level 1 Cognitive Hypnotherapy - 5,6,7 & 8 July 2019 - Ms. Misba Shah

Film Screening - 15 Park Avenue - 6th February 2020 and The Tashkent Files - 26th February 2020.

Two days Preparatory workshop on NAAC organized by IQAC of KC College on 23rd and 24th January 2020.

Faculty Development programme on Shaping a Data Science Curriculum: Unleashing Potential of IoT, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence organized by KC College, Statistics department on 9th and 10th September, 2019.

A team of six students under the guidance of Dr. Hiral Sheth participated and presented a research paper on ' Higher Education in Germany: A Leap towards Progress' at the XXVII International Economics Convention, 2019.KC College team was the winner at the XXVII International Economics Convention.

Lecture by R. Ramakumar, Professor, TISS on ‘Agrarian Crisis in Contemporary India’on 10th January 2020.

Lecture by Dr. Kannamma Raman, Retd. Professor on ‘Intellectual Property Rights’on 22nd January 2020.

Lecture by Dr. Vibhuti Patel, Professor, TISS on ‘Gender Budgeting’ on 14th January 2020.

Lecture by Dr. Shivram Kalyan Krishnan, Professor, IIT Bombay on ‘Artificial Intelligence: opportunities and Challenges’ on 7th December 2019.

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