The Department of Higher Education, Govt of West Bengal has accorded “IN PRINCIPLE” approval to the following proposals of the University to conduct the following Programmes for commemorating the 200th Birth Anniversary of Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

1. A Three-day International Seminar on the Life and Works of Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar;

2. Publication of a Special Volume on Vidyasagar and His Years in the Sanskrit College;

3. Digitisation of Documents and Setting up a Museum related to Pt. Vidyasagar;

4. Setting up a Research Centre on the life and concerns of the Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar