Faculty Profile

Dr.. Vijjika Pandey Singh

Assistant Professor
Department of History
Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College
(University of Delhi)
Dhaula Kuan,
New Delhi-110021

Educational Qualification


  • Ph.D. - University of Delhi
  • Topic-"Marriage and Sexuality in Colonial Himachal Pradesh circa 1890s-1920s.
  • M.A. University of Lucknow, 1997.
  • B.A. History Hons. Lady Shri Ram College, University of Delhi, 1994.
  • UGC/NET, 1997.
Career Profile


  • Assistant Professor at Department of History, ARSD College, Dhaula Kuan, University of Delhi since 2015 and Permanent Faculty since September 2015.
  • Taught at Daulat Ram College, Delhi University as Ad-hoc 2013-2015
  • Taught at Gargi College, Delhi University as Ad-hoc  2012-2013
  • Taught at Indraprastha College, Delhi University as Guest Lecturer 2011.
  • Participated in four week Orientation Programme organized by UGC-HRDC, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi from 19 July 2016 to 16 August and obtained grade ‘A'.
  • Participated in three week interdisciplinary Refresher Course organized by UGC-HRDC, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi from 6th September -26th September, 2017 and obtained grade A.
  • Attended one Day FDP on Cultural Diversity in India held on 8th March, 2017 at PGDAV College, DU. 
  • Attended a two week online  Interdisciplinary Refresher course on "Cinema Society and Education" organized by ARSD College, from 6th-19th April, 2021. 
  • Attended a two week online  Interdisciplinary Refresher course on "The Quintessential  Educator- Challenges and Opportunities in the Challenging World" organized by ARSD College, from 23rd August-6th September, 2021.
  • Attended a Course Workshop on "Ethics and Culture" organised by Value Addition Courses Committee organised by University of Delhi on 21st October, 2022.
Areas of Specialization / Interest

  • Modern Indian History and Gender History

Subjects Taught


Postgraduate teaching experience

  •  M. A. - IGNOU Classes at ARSD College, Delhi University

Under Graduate teaching experience

  • Culture In Medieval India-DCC
  • Cultural Transformation In Early Modern Europe
  • History Of USSR, (2nd Year History Hons). 
  • Environmental Issues
  • Cultural Transformation In Early Modern Europe(B.A. Prog)
  • History Of Modern Europe
  • Culture in India- Ancient
  • Foundation Course Early India(Allied  Paper)
  • History of India  Paper VIII (1857-1950)
  • Delhi Medieval (GE)
  • Delhi Modern (GE)
  • Patterns in Capitalism 16th -19 century (B.A. prog)
  • Culture  and Everyday  Life(GE Paper for (B.A. Prog)
  • Issues In Twentieth Century World (B A PROG)
  • History of USSR -From Revolution to World War II (c. 1917-1945)
  • History of USSR -The Soviet Experience (1945-1991)
Publications Profile


Research Articles

·       Towards Freedom: Documents on the movement for Independence in India 1938 - A case study of affairs in Sikar IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences (IOSR-JDMS) e-ISSN: 2279-0853, p-ISSN: 2279-0861.Volume 13, Issue 6 Ver. IV (Jun. 2014), PP 75-77, Link: www.iosrjournals.org

·       Dussehra Festival: Situating the Cult of Rama in the Kullu Valley International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Invention ISSN (Online): 2319 - 7722, ISSN (Print): 2319 – 7714, Volume 3 Issue 6, June. 2014, PP.52-53, Link: www.ijhssi.org

·       The History Geography Continuum IOSR Journal Of Humanities And Social Science (IOSR-JHSS) Volume 20, Issue 3, Ver. 1 (Mar. 2015) PP 00-00, e-ISSN: 2279-0837, p-ISSN 2279-0845, Link: www.iosrjornals.org

·       The Technologies and Machines That Powered the Industrial Revolution, Quest Journals, ISBN- 2321-8185

·       Various forms of Matrimony In Himachal Pradesh Circa1890s-1920s, International Journal of Historical Insight and Research QT analytics, e-ISSN:2454-5600, Vol.5. No.3, Jul-Sep,2019.

·       Gandhi's values on Marriage and Sexuality International Journal of Development Studies and Research vol-7/No.1/October to December,2019, ISSN:2278-8654 

Book Review

·       The Past as Present - Romila Thapar, Quest Journals Journal of Research in Humanities and social Science,Volume 3 - Issue 2 (2015) pp: 62-63
ISSN (Online): 2321-9467, www.questjournls.org

Conference Participation / Presentations

  • Presented a paper “Allegory and Visual Imagery of Polyandry” at International Congress on Visual Culture held in Pontificia University Della Santa Croce, Rome on 28th -29th May 2018
  • Delivered A lecture on “Gender and Development tracing the Change from Ancient to Modern times” As part of Seminar organized by Amity Institute of Social Sciences, Amity University on April 7th 2017.
  • Attended a Conference on “Crossing Boundaries” organized by the Department of History University of Delhi on 28th -29th March, 2017. 
  • Presented a paper at NMML in an International Conference on Hundred years of Indenture System 28th -29th march 2017.  
  • Attended an International Seminar on “Kabir: Different Perspectives” held at ARSD College, DU from 30th -31st January, 2018.
  • Attended a National Seminar on “Political Cultures in India: Shifting Profiles” organized by the Department of History, at ARSD College, DU on 15th February, 2018. 
  • Attended a National Seminar on “Caste and Gender” held at ARSD College, DU on 23rd March 2018. 
  • Delivered an online lecture  on Ethics and Technology: Roadmap for Indian Education System at Amity University on 15th december2022at 3.30 pm.

Administrative Assignments



  • Member of NAAC ISR Committee, ARSD College, Delhi University, 2015-16. 
  • Member of Fee Concession committee, 2016-17.
  • Member of Film Appreciation Society, 2016-17. 
  • Member of Committee constituted to form guidelines for in house Research Project in the  College on 28th June, 2017.
  • Member of Film Appreciation Society ARSD College, Delhi University.
  • Member  of Committee constituted for Under Graduate College ranking by news magazine Outlook, 29th August 2017.
  • Convenor of Hindi Debating Society Vedanta, 2017-18.
  • Member of Faculty Organizing committee of ‘ARSD Youth Conclave’ organized by Nimbus, English Debating Society, October,2017.
  • Member of Discipline Committee of ARSD College, 2018-19.
  • Member of IQAC. 
  • Member of Admission Committee B.A. (Hons.) History2018-19.
  • Member of Library Committee 2018-19.
  • Coordinator Department of History, 2020-21.
  • Convenor Admission Committee (B.A. Prog.) 2020-21
  • Convenor Time-Table  Committee (Arts) 2020-21.
  • Member of the Attendance Committee, 2020-21. 
  • Member of Departmental Admission Committee, 2020-21.
  • Member of the Committee for the Revision of Courses at the Department of History , University of Delhi, LOCF, 2020-21.
  • Member of Committee for Civil Services and other competitive examination, 2022.
  • Convenor of the committee for Revision of Courses for UGCF(NEP) 2022-23.
  • Member of the Student Faculty Committee Department of history, ARSD College, 2022-23.
  • Member of the committee for Departmental Activities for SSR, 2022-23.
  • Member of the Committee for Submission of SSR report for Vedanta, 2022-23.
  • Member of the Coordination Committee for NAAC Peer Team Visit, 2022-23.
  • Member of Committee to Verify Documents for NAAC-2023.


Other Activities

Convenor of  Board For Setting of Question Papers for UG

  • 22nd March, 2019.

·      Patterns of Capitalism in Europe c. 16th century to early 20th century. 

·      Capitalism and Colonialism – I 16th to mid-19th century)

·      Capitalism and Colonialism – II mid-19th   to 20th century)

·      History of the USSR - II (c. 1930s - 1964) (OC) 


  • 24th October, 2019.

·      Patterns Capitalism in Europe c.16th  century to early 20th  century.

·      Patterns of Colonialism in the World : 15th  to 19th  centuries.

·      Capitalism and Colonialism - I (16th to mid 19th Century)

·      10th  April, 2020.

·      Patterns of Colonialism in the World : 15th  to 19th  centuries (OC)

·      Capitalism and Colonialism - II (mid 19th to 20th ) (NC)

·      13th June, 2020.

·       History of the USSR (c. 1917-1964s) 

·       29th August 2020.

·       Capitalism and Colonialism - II (mid 19th to 20th) (NC)

·       Patterns of Colonialism in the World (c. 15th to 19th centuries)

·       History of the USSR (c. 1917-1964s)

·       History of the USSR - II (c. 1930s - 1964) (OC)

·       21.4.22

·       History of the USSR: The Soviet Experience (1945 -1991)

·       History of the USSR-II (c. 1930s-1964) (Admission in 2015)

·       History of the USSR: The Soviet Experience (1945 -1991) (Admission in 2016 to 2018)

·       Capitalism and Colonialism- II (mid 19th to 20th Century) (Admission in 2016 to 2018)

·       Economy and Politics: Histories of Capitalism and Colonialism II

·       5th August , 2022.

·       History of the USSR: The Soviet Experience (1945 -1991)

·       History of the USSR: The Soviet Experience (1945 -1991) (Admission in 2016 to 2018)

·       7.9.22

·       History of the USSR: From Revolution to World War II (1917 -1945)

·       7.11.22

·       History of the USSR: From Revolution to World War II (1917 -1945)

·       17.2.23

·       History of USSR-I (C.1917-1930S)

·       History of USSR (C 1917-64)

·       Patterns  of  Capitaism in  Europe: C.16th  century to Early 20th Century