MIDNAPORE CITY COLLEGE, the first self-financing general degree college in the South Bengal region within the state of West Bengal, was established by MORAINE HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT ORGANISATION, a registered society bearing registration S/1L/31682 on dated 02.09.2005 having its office at Aparnapalli, Satbankura, Paschim Medinipur with the sole aim to survive the people as per notification of Higher Education Department, Govt. of West Bengal bearing No: W.B (Part-I)/2015/SAR-458 dated 23rd day of September, 2015 published in Kolkata Gazette and subsequent No Objection was issued to this college through its order No.197-ILC/OM-58L/2017 on dated 18.07.2017 on the basis of which Vidyasagar University also extended the affiliation by its memo No: VU/R/ Circular /8EC-10 / C0383/ 2017 dated 05.09.2017 and VU/IC/BMLT/MCC/017/2019 on dated 29.01.2019. The college is also recognized under section 2(f) by UGC, Govt. of India bearing File No: 8-1/2018(CPP-I/C) dated 18.01.2018 for conducting different Under Graduate and Post Graduate programmes in the faculty of Arts and Science and Allied Health Science from the academic session 2017-18. The college is located in educationally backward and rural area in the district of Paschim Medinipur within the state of West Bengal and most of our students belong to socially and economically backward sections of society. The sole aim of MORAINE HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT ORGANISATION is to serve people by imparting quality education and research the society had received recognition from Department of Scientific Industrial Research (DSIR) Govt. of India as Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (SIRO) bearing F. No.11/762/2018-TU-V on dated 26th November,2018. The institute believes that excellent teaching can produce better students and thereby helping the institute to emerge as a centre of excellence.
To enrich the existing knowledge bank at the ‘State and National’ level and to motivate and inspire the young generation of the community in research and development in connection with expansion of higher education linked with up gradation of Society from the view point of Science and Humanities towards the global level to link the R & D sectors with the employment sectors through entrepreneurship development.
Quality and skilled human resource generation in ‘Science and Humanities’ for socio-economical and cultural changes of the community with special reference to rural sector by transferring the research output from institute to the field for holistic up gradation of empowerment and enrichment at district, state and national level by conducting interdisciplinary and cross disciplinary research.
Research is the backbone of academics. It simplifies the concept building activities and transforms new ideas into innovations in pursuance of a new era of passion for researchers. Each finding gives immense pleasure and multiplies enthusiasm towards achieving the target.
The ‘Research and Development Centre’ aims to nurture research culture in the college by promoting research in newly emerging and challenging areas of ‘Science and Humanities’. It encourages the students and faculty to undertake the research in newly emerging frontier areas of ‘Science and Humanities’ including multidisciplinary fields. This enhances the general research capability of budding technocrats and researchers by way of participating in conferences, seminars, workshops, project competition, etc.
On the basis of the workshop the aim of the proposed research centre named “Humanities, Science, and Cross Disciplinary Research” has been formed. To take initiative for conduction of basic, applied and cross disciplinary research in different domain of science and humanities with special emphasis on community need and demand for improving knowledge bank and to potentiate the societal up gradation covering –
The key activities of this centre is to investigate the issues/problems and related areas which have become increasingly complex and inter-disciplinary requiring solutions, which are based on principles of Biological sciences such as Nutrition and Dietetics, Food Science and Nutrition, Zoology, Botany, Biotechnology and Pure & Applied Sciences such as Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Geography. Even though the self-governing solutions from these areas have been developed, an interfacial integration of these areas can lead to more effective and comprehensive solutions. With this specific objective of integrating the Sciences, Medicine to address issues, Midnapore City College has taken the initiative to create a research centre. Research in “Folk Culture” is also other activities of the centre as the concerned area is very much enrich in traditional folk practices. This centre will bring together experts from various disciplines to focus on providing solutions to specific problems including health issues.
The major goal of the proposed centre is to conduct community need and demand centric research for scientific up gradation of the human society.
The Centre will have a core faculty group, consisting of large number of faculty members, whose interests lie in areas related to ‘Humanity, Science and Technology’ and other related areas. The core group will meet with the project investigators at least once a month under the convenor/coordinator of Research Committee of the ‘Midnapore City College’, who can coordinate or monitor the progress of the projects and activities of the research centre.
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