Ancient History

Indus Valley Civilization (Harappan Civilization)

Early Vedic Period

The Licchavi and their republican constitution

Magadha Empire

The Maurya Empire

The Kushanas

The Guptas


The Cholas

The Pallavas

Medieval History

The Arab Invasion of India

The Ghasnavi Invasion Of India

The Delhi Sultanate

The Mongol invasion of India

Religious movements

The Mughals

The Marathas

Modern History

Beginning of European settlements:Formation and growth of East India Company; Consolidation of British power in India : Battles of Plassey and Buxar; Control over Mysore; Subsidiary Alliance; Doctrine of Lapse; Doctrine of Escheat

Resistance to Colonial Rule; Peasant; Tribal and Cultural Renaissance; Revolt of 1857

Social Reforms Movements in Hindu Community : Brahma Samaj, Arya Samaj, Ram Krishna Mission, Prarthann Samaj and Theosophical Society of India.

Social Reforms Movements in Muslim Community : Wahabi Movement & AliRarh Movement

Struggle for Raising Women’s status : Abolition of Sati System, Widow Marriage Act, Consent Bill,Stress on Female education,

Land Revenue Administration under the British rule : Permanent Settlement; Ryotwari & Mahalwari Systems,

Rise of Nationalism in India in the 19th century : Formation of Indian National Congress ; Moderates and Extremists; Swadeshi Movement ,Home Rule League Movement; Khiiafat Movement

Mahatma Gandhi and Mass politics : Non-Co-oporation Movement Civil Disobedience Movement Quit India Movement

The partition of India and its consequences

India After Independence : Integration of Princely states in Indian Union;Linguistic Reorganization of States; Non-alligned policy under Nehru and Indira Gandhi,Libration of Bangladesh.