College Mono
Sri Sathya Sai College for Women, Bhopal
(Under Autonomous Scheme of U.G.C)
NAAC Re-accredited Autonomous College under the UGC Scheme with 'A' Grade

“Mathematics is not about numbers, equations, computations or algorithms it is about understanding.”

William Paul Thurston

The above thought truly justifies the very importance and at the same time elegance and beauty of the subject mathematics. The department of mathematics right from its inception in the year 1981 has been committed to facilitate and promote the learner with all possible means to develop and improve their logical aptitude so that the misconception that mathematics is an arduous subject can be removed from the young minds. Keeping in view the growing importance of the subject the department upgraded to PG level in 2002.

Courses offered :

  • B.Sc. with subject combinations
    • Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry
    • Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science
  • M.Sc   (Mathematics)

Special Features:

  • Imparting quality education through interactive teaching learning process.
  • Apart from traditional classroom teaching providing academic guidance to weaker students personally.
  • Provide hand written notes and videos on various topics of the syllabus.
  • Classroom teaching and presentations by PG students.
  • Apart from the enriched college library the department has an inbuilt library with 277 books and a book bank with more than 600 books on various topics of mathematics.
  • To orient the students towards the field of research the department offers internship in research methodology.

Staff members:





Dr. Smita Nair

HOD (Asst. Prof.)

 M.Sc., M.Phil, Ph.D

 Fixed point theory, Operations Research

Dr. Shalu Saxena

Asst. Prof.

M.Sc., M.Phil, Ph.D

 Fixed point theory, Graph Theory

The department members are also contributing actively in research activities by taking research projects and publishing research papers in various national & international journals.

Departmental Activities:


  • One of the main highlights of the departmental activity every year is the publication of departmental magazine ANANT.
  • To develop the creative skills of the students and at the same time to enable them to appreciate the beauty of the subject an essay competition on topics related to mathematics is organised every year.
  • Every year the department celebrates National Mathematics day and National Science day by organising chart and model competitions.
  • To acquaint the students with lives and works of various mathematicians and scientist fancy dress competition and plays are organised by the department.
  • Organisation of mathematical quiz for the students is also a regular feature of the department.