The Department of History, Aliah University, Kolkata is one of the two-year-course departments of the University. The Department having been initiated in 2010 assumed the stature of full-fledged department of History with a syllabus set in the line of those in the front line Universities of India. Apart from post graduate curriculum, the department has Ph.D. course as a part of its higher research programme. The department follows a semester system in its routine study structure and till date has governed Six baches of students who completed their studies in M.A. in this department. The department will also offer B.A. (Hons.) in History from 2018-19 session onwards.