51st Annual conference of the Indian Anthropological Society

51st Annual Conference of the Indian Anthropological Society & International Seminar on


Anthropology of Health and Disease: Past, Present and Future
(21-23 December2021)


Venue: West Bengal State University, Barasat, Kolkata 700126
(Offline and Online mode)


Jointly Organized by : Department of Anthropology, West Bengal State University & The Indian Anthropological Society.


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Department of Psychology cordially invites you to the online invited lecture

Department of Psychology cordially invites you to the online invited lecture on “Challenges and Opportunities in Psychological Science “, on 12th November, 2021 at 11AM.
Speaker: Prof. Manas K Mandal, PhD, FNAPsy
Distinguished Visiting Professor, Indian Institute of Technology – Kharagpur and Adjunct Professor at the National Institute of Advanced Studies, IISC, Bangalore. He was formerly a Distinguished Scientist and Director-General – Life sciences in DRDO.
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West Bengal State University Department of Psychology

Welcomes Batch XIV to Virtual Orientation Programme For Students of Session: 2021-2023
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Department of Psychology, West Bengal State University organized a four-day orientation program for the newly admitted students, commonly known as ‘fresher’ (Session 2021-2023) of the Department.
On Day-1 (29.10.21) the program started with the welcome address delivered by Dr. Sanchita Ghosh, Coordinator of the Department of Psychology. The next speaker was Dr. Sreemoyee Tarafder, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, who enlightened the student with her speech on “Stress Proof Your Life”. Finally Mr. Soumen Ghosh, Guest Faculty, Department of Psychology, spoke about the syllabus and exam process on the same day.
Dr. Sushanta Banerjee, Librarian, West Bengal State University began the proceedings on Day 2 (1/11/2021) with his illuminating talk on ‘Information about University Library’, and the facilities to be had thereof. Then Dr. Sanchita Ghosh, coordinator of the department, briefly narrated the history, activity and achievements of the department. She threw important light on the mentoring process of the students too. Ms. Aritrika Lahiri, Guest Faculty, Department of Psychology, concluded the session with her speech titled “Mental Health of Young People”.
On Day-3 (2/11/2021) Ms. Navnita Bose, Guest Faculty, Department of Psychology, delivered her talk on the significant issue of anger management.
Day-4 (3/11/2021) was lit up with a beautiful cultural programme organized by the ‘fresher’s. It helped them to know each other and subsequently develop a healthy communication. The final session of the orientation programme had Dr. Amitava Sengupta, Guest Faculty, West Bengal State University speaking on the topic “Talking “Gender”: taking human rights”. He shared his valuable insights on the inner connection between gender equality and human rights in our society. Mostly conducted through interactive mode, this orientation program presented the students with a brief yet clear outline about the University and the concerned department as well. Also, it made them aware of some of the significant dimensions of the inner self.






It is a pleasure to invite you to participate in the National Webinar on “WOMEN AT WORKPLACE: IS GENDER EQUALITY STILL AT CROSSROADS?” organized by Department of Education, West Bengal State University, Barasat, Kolkata- 700126, West Bengal, sponsored by National Commission of Women, India.

Date: 04/12/2021
Time: 3:00 PM onwards.

Please register yourselves using the following registration Link- https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd8b3vRoDrg3GkaV3y54W1eOnzqMgiFEnT83pQTjS8mwslTZQ/viewform?usp=sf_link