From the very beginning, the department has been in the forefront of the academic terrain facilitating critical thinking processes which are essential for societal change and reform. Even as we inherit such a strong legacy, we stand for positive changes in our area of research and teaching. This is attested by the excellent track-record we have so far maintained in university examinations and in research. The department takes immense prides in the alumni who have now become agents of change and innovation in different sphere of society.