Department of Applied Mathematics

About the Department

The Department of Applied Mathematics, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal has been dynamically engaged in research, teaching and training program. The department initiated a 3- year B.Sc program in Mathematics and Computer Applications in 2020 and next year started a 2-year M.Sc. program in Applied Mathematics. The department also supports all the engineering and science departments of the institute by offering different papers of Mathematics at the undergraduate and postgraduate programs like B.Sc, BCA, B.Tech. MBA, MCA, M.Tech. in several semesters. The department has at present 10 energetic and dedicated faculty members in many diverse areas of Pure and Applied Mathematics. The department has its own state-of-the-art scientific computing laboratories. The department has also been actively engaged in organizing conferences, workshops, short term courses and training programs for both teachers and students. Several research scholars are working in the department under the supervision of different faculty members. The Department has an active Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D) program which attracts graduates from premier research institute across the country. We also promoting mathematics education and collaborative research.

Focused to Increase our international/national visibility by continuing to publish our research work and students project guided by us in good quality or high impact conferences and journals.
Focused to Increase our national contribution by continuing to participate in different courses, workshops and conferences, on innovations in technology for education with pedagogies for technology enabled education, and institutional contribution by creating teaching-learning resources for instructors, such as tutorials on effective pedagogies for large classes.
  • Provide a creative environment to nourish research, higher education, innovation, and outreach leadership among the faculties and students.
  • Provide and organize qualitative research and development consultancy as well as improvement program to promote contact with and be of service to industries and to government and civic organizations.

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Program Description:

1. B. Sc. with Mathematics & Computer Applications is a three-year, six-semester full time graduate degree program.

Application Process:
Candidates have to apply through Common Entrance Test (CET).
Eligibility for Admission:
Passed / appeared /due-to-appear at the Higher Secondary Examination in the General or Vocational Stream under the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or its equivalent examination / Undergraduate Program as prescribed from a recognized Board / University. Successful candidates once admitted in affiliated college or in the University, may have to undergo special prerequisite bridge courses, as decided by the University.

2. MSc in Applied Mathematics is a two-year, four-semester full time post graduate degree program. Total Credit: Ninety-Eight (98).

Application Process:
Candidates have to apply through Common Entrance Test (CET).
Eligibility for Admission:
Honours/Major or with a minimum of 140 credit point in Mathematics/ Information Technology/Computer Science/Physics/ Statistics or allied subjects. Graduates of Engineering/Technology are also eligible. Admission will be through the Common Entrance Test (CET) of MAKAUT following the merit list of qualified candidates. Intake Limit Proposed intake at introduction is 30 which may be upgraded to 60 subsequently on demand.

3. Ph. D. in Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics

Application Process:
(i) The applicants who have cleared UGC-NET (including JRF)/UGC-CSIR NET (including JRF)/SLET/GATE/teacher fellowship holder or have passed M.Phil. program/ M.Tech. or equivalent examinations can apply directly.
or (ii) The Admission Test for the Ph.D. program will also be conducted by the Department of Applied Mathematics. Candidates who fulfilled the criteria 3(i) shall be exempted from giving the Written Test (RET).
The selection of a candidate shall be determined on basis of their performance in the Interview conducted by the subject specific PhD Committees.
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Eligibility for Admission:
Candidates seeking admission to the Ph.D. program under the university must have minimum 55% marks or an equivalent CGPA in the qualifying Master’s degree examination/ M. Tech. or M.Phil. program or equivalent examinations.
Candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-abled categories shall have minimum 45% marks or an equivalent CGPA.
A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, may be allowed to the candidates, who obtained their Master's degree prior to 19th September, 1991.
The eligibility marks of 55% (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and the relaxation of marks to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace marks.


Faculty and Staff
Name Department Designation
Dr. Hiranmoy Mondal (HoD) Department of Applied Mathematics Associate Professor (C)
Dr. Atreyee Biswas Department of Applied Mathematics Assistant Professor
Dr. Avijit Duary Department of Applied Mathematics Assistant Professor (C)
Dr. Pravangsu Sekhar Das Department of Applied Mathematics Faculty (C)
Samiran Chakraborty Department of Applied Mathematics Assistant Professor (C)
Dr. Sudip Mishra Department of Applied Mathematics Assistant Professor (C)
Dr. Sankar Prasad Mondal Department of Applied Mathematics Assistant Professor
Shweta Mishra Department of Applied Mathematics Assistant Professor (C)
Dr. Tarit Kumar Majumder Department of Applied Mathematics Faculty (C)

Research Topic:
Fluid mechanics (Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluid), Number theory and Ancient research in Indian mathematics, Astrophysics, Application of fuzzy set theory, Fluid mechanics, Computational fluid dynamics (CFD), Cosmology, Computational Optimization, Soft Computing, Mathematical modelling of physical systems, Nanofluid, Boundary value problems, Applied Functional Analysis, Integral Equation, Geometric function theory. Topological dynamical systems .


Department of Applied Mathematics
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal
NH-12, Haringhata, Nadia, West Bengal, Pin - 741249
Phone: 8617675134

Last Updated: 22-09-2023 17:29