Department of Mathematics

The Under Graduate Department of Mathematics was establishedin the college in 2011. Mathematics as an expression of the humanmind reflects the active will, thecontemplative reason, and thedesire for aesthetic perfection.The aim of the Mathematics Department isto give the students a rigorous understanding of Mathematics subject.In the Department of Mathematics, the highest priorityis given todevelop an understanding of Mathematics andotherliterature of theirchoice in the proper historicalperspective. Also the aim of ourdepartment is to create an awareness of Mathematics in our societyand to train our youth in the art of Mathematics.Over the years sincetheinception of the College, the Department has grown in tune withthe demands of the Institution and improved its strength. As of now,Department of Mathematics is one of the servicing departments whichimpart sound knowledge in Mathematics. Mathematics is taught as oneof the subject in Arts stream in this college since its establishment.

The vision of the department is to preserve the rich cultural heritage of the Kashmiri language, literature and the art forms like calligraphy, Gazzal singing and promote Kashmiri language and literature.

Year of Establishment 2011
Faculty Position
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The objectives of the department are :

  1. recognize that mathematics permeates the world around us
  2. appreciate the usefulness, power and beauty of mathematics
  3. enjoy mathematics and develop patience and persistence when solving problems
  4. understand and be able to use the language, symbols and notation of mathematics
  5. develop mathematical curiosity and use inductive and deductive reasoning when solving problems
  6. become confident in using mathematics to analyse and solve problems both in school and in real-life situations
  7. develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to pursue further studies in mathematics
  8. develop abstract, logical and critical thinking and the ability to reflect critically upon their work and the work of others
  9. develop a critical appreciation of the use of information and communication technology in mathematics
  10. appreciate the international dimension of mathematics and its multicultural and historical perspectives.

Career Options

The possibilities for a successful career in mathematics are limitless. Students with a Bachelor's degree can usually begin working immediately; however some professions require specialization to meet the requirements. Here are some of the top math career opportunities for mathematics:

  1. Professor
  2. Statistician
  3. Mathematician
  4. Data Analyst / Business Analyst
  5. Chartered Accountant
  6. Investment Banker
  7. Data Scientist
  8. Economist

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    Department of Mathematics
    Government Degree College Kangan Ganderbal (J&K) -191202

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