Academic Council


(Year 2021-22)

Academic Council has been constituted in the college, as per the provisions of the NAAC. The council shall remain the apex statutory body and is vested with powers to carry out the following broad goals towards the all-round academic improvement of the institute;

  • Make regulations regarding the admission of students to different programmes of study in the college keeping in view the policy of the Government. 
  • Make regulations for sports, extra-curricular activities, and proper maintenance and functioning of the playgrounds and hostels. 
  • Recommend to the parent University, i.e., Kumaun University, Nainital, proposals for institution of new programmes of study. 
  • Recommend to the administration institution of scholarships, studentships, fellowships, prizes and medals, and to frame regulations for the award of the same. 
  • Advise the Governing Body on suggestions(s) pertaining to academic affairs made by it. 
  • Perform such other functions as may be assigned by the administration
  • To exercise general supervision over the academic work of the institution and to give direction regarding methods of instruction, evaluation, and improvements in academic standards; 
  • To promote research activities, and to improve upon the research infrastructure within the campus by encouraging teaching faculty to undertake research projects; as well as to go in for collaborative research by signing MoUs with other institutes.
  • To maintain proper standards of the examinations; 
  • To suggest measures for departmental co-ordination towards optimizing the expertise as well as the infrastructure available with each department
  • To suggest measures for improvement of standards of teaching research and training; 
  • To undertake periodical review of the activities of the Departments and to take appropriate action with a view to maintaining and improving standards of instruction; 
  • To exercise such other powers and perform such other duties as may be conferred or imposed upon it by the administration.
Members of the Academic council
S. No. Name Portfolio Mob. No. E-mail ID
1 Dr. N S Bankoti, Principal Chairperson 9897713778
2 Dr. Chandra Singh Negi Member Secretary 9997231620
3 Dr. Anita Joshi, Head, Dept. of B. Ed Member 9411307888
4 Dr. Anju Bisht, Head, Dept. of Home Science Member 9412163610
5 Dr. B R Pant, Head, Dept. of Geography Member 7579437038
6 Dr. Charu Chandra Dhondiyal, Head, Dept. of Physics Member 9412410977
7 Dr. Deepa Makholiya, Head, Dept. of Mathematics Member 9412980780
8 Dr. Govind Bora, Head, Dept. of Music Member 9412981482  
9 Dr. Kailash Chandra Kaloni, Head, Dept. of Political Science Member 9411131114
10 Dr. Kamla Pant, Head, Dept. of Sanskrit Member 9410307057
11 Dr. Kamruddin, Head, Dept. of Sociology Member 9411130786
12 Dr. Mahesh Kumar, Head, Dept. of Zoology Member 7409177717
13 Dr. S B Misra, Head, Dept. of Chemistry Member 9411710636
14 Dr. Neeta Pandey, Head, Dept. of Botany Member 8630391620
15 Dr. Nilopher Akhtar, Head, Dept. of English Member 7533979277
16 Dr. Pankaj Kumar, Head, Dept. of Economics Member 9412013146
17 Dr. Prabha Pant, Head, Dept. of Hindi Member 9411196868
18 Dr. Rashmi Pant, Head, Dept. of Psychology Member 9411162527
19 Dr. Ruchi Harish Arya, Head, Dept. of Education Member 9897117756
20 Dr. Suresh C Tamta, Head, Dept. of History Member 8394855338
21 Mr. Sekhar Kumar, Head, Dept. of Computer Science Member 9410913508
22 Dr. S S Samant, Ex-Director, ICFRE, Kullu Member 9412084769
23 Dr. Atul Joshi, Professor, Commerce  Member 9412327702
24 Dr. K K Pande, Engineer Member    
25 Dr.  Ajay Pande, Medicine  Member 9831134857
26 Dr. R K Pande, Arts Member 9837590933  
27 Dr. S P S Bisht, Professor, DSB Campus, Kumaun University Member 8171141176
28 Dr. R C Joshi, Professor, DSB Campus, Kumaun University Member 8958811453  
29 Dr. Girija Pande, Professor, Uttarakhand Open University Member 8077416996
30 Dr. Shuchi Bisht, Professor, DSB Campus Member 9411196444
31 Dr. Chitra Pande, Professor, DSB Campus Member 9720135762