The Department of Mathematics is one of the leading departments of Shaheed Bhagat Singh College. Since its inception in the year 1967, the department is engaged in quality teaching and research toward providing higher education in Mathematics. It has highly qualified, dedicated, and research-oriented faculty with expertise in diverse fields of mathematics. At present, the department offers an undergraduate programme namely B.Sc (Hons) Mathematics. The department also offers mathematics papers to B.A. Programme. These courses designed by the University of Delhi not only impart theoretical knowledge but also a â€˜hands-onâ€™ experience and clarity of the concepts through practical classes using softwares like Mathematica, R, LaTeX, etc. The department has an exclusive computer lab and access to the state-of-theart library of the college with a vast number of books on Mathematics.
The department believes in the holistic development of the students. In this view, The Mathematics Society of the college organises its annual festival GANITAM with vibrant mathematical themes. This provides a platform to the students to express their creative talent. Various inter-college competitions like Paper Presentation and Quiz are organised during this festival. Various seminars and talks are organised from time to time which are chaired by the department faculty, alumni, and experts from reputed research institutes like IITs, so as to enhance the knowledge and discuss the latest trends in the subject. The department has also been hosting national and international conferences to provide global exposure to the students and faculty. The alumni of the department are well placed in reputable organisations within India and abroad.