The department of Agriculture, a constituent of Baba Farid College was started in the year 2006.The College is running 4 Year B.Sc Agriculture after +2 Science (Medical, Non Medical or Agriculture with Science). We have well established plant nursery and agricultural land where seasonal crops and vegetables are grown in student farm. The students are acquainted with horticultural and floricultural aspects. The department has well qualified and experienced staff from various fields of agriculture. There are eleven well equipped labs with latest equipments, instruments, specimens and chemicals providing facilities for soil and water testing, seed quality testing, diagnosing plant samples for diseases and insect attacks, recording weather observations, milk testing and preparing various milk products, animal care and management, vermiculture, Bee keeping land surveying, fruit quality testing (TSS, Sugar, Acidity) to enable students in tackling problems encountered by farmers in farming.
To Improve Practical knowledge, the student run Live Projects under the guidance of their teachers at their own farms in a group of 5 to 7 students such as vegetables growing, vermiculture, bee keeping, Pickle and Jam making, growing flowering plants etc. They sell there products under the scheme ‘Earn, While Learn’,
The Department of English is an integral and important part of Baba Farid College. The Department currently offers Post Graduation in English (Master of Arts) – a two year regular programme. In addition, the department caters to the General English/Communication Skills teaching needs of undergraduate progammes of various departments, under Baba Farid College. Both at the UG and PG levels of English studies,results of English in various examinations conducted by Punjabi University are excellent throughout. Mostly our students topped the merit list or have been at higher position on the merit list. At post graduate level, English Department has been achieving 100% result every year and more than 90% of our students have always secured first divisions so far. Four of the top positions on the merit list of M.A English Part II examination have been bagged by our students. Dean and professor of English Dr. N.L .Sharma with his vast international experience of more than four decades is the guiding inspiration of the department which is headed by Mrs. Puneet Brar(Head of Department). The department is going to touch new heights of glory and achievements in the near future.
Under Humanities, Baba Farid College offers the regular under-graduate and Post Graduate courses like Geography, History, Economics and Political Science. For the overall development of students the Department has outstanding infrastructure facilities, including well equipped class room, fully furnished Geography lab and Computer lab for providing practical exposure to the student.
The Department of Biotechnology is currently headed by Dr. Ritu Pawan as its Course Director. All the Faculty Members are accomplished teachers of high standing in their subjects. The faculty is also drawn from different department of the University for teaching as well to provide the best quality of training.
The Chemistry department is one of the prestigious department of Baba Farid College. It was established in 2005. Post graduation and Graduation courses run under this department. Post Graduation Course has two specializations- organic and physical chemistry. Inorganic specialization will be introduced soon. The department has an excellent ensemble of dynamic, goal oriented, highly qualified and experienced faculty members from diverse streams and specializations. The department successfully running a society chemical society of chemistry. The society is organized various programmes related chemistry throug out the year.
B.Sc. (Non-Medical) and B.Sc. (Computer Science) are the integral part of science department. It is the important part of Baba Farid College, Deon, Bathinda. For fulfilment of its teaching, the department has competent faculty members with the high degree of excellence who keeps pace with current developments in the field of specialization. For the overall development of students the department has outstanding infrastructure facilities, including well equipped classrooms and fully furnished physics, chemistry and computer labs for providing practical exposure to the students. All the faculty members are dedicatedly engaged in teaching and research.
Computer Science Department of Baba Farid College, Bathinda is a teaching department that aims at providing quality education in Computer Science. Dr. Amandeep Singh is Head of the department. Computer Science field relates to design development and use of computers in all fields of business world. Graduate and post-graduate students are able to develop live projects, presentations, design websites in software programs. The main objective of department is to prepare students for It industry and many other which involves in career growth. Apart from teaching faculty is also involved in research and development programs. The support structure of department provides all required non-academic support to the students and the faculty members.
The Department of Mathematics is the most important department in Baba Farid College which got the very first opportunity to start PG classes under the pioneer guidance of Dr. Gurmeet Singh Dhaliwal, Managing Director, Baba Farid Group of Institutions and Dr. W. S. Brar a well experienced and qualified Professor.
The Physics Department is the core department of Baba Farid College which was established in 2005 and is situated in centrally air conditioned building surrounded by lush green environment. Physics is one of the oldest academic disciplines which intersects with many interdisciplinary areas of research. Boundaries of physics are not rigidly defined. New ideas in Physics often explain the Fundamental mechanisms of other sciences, while opening new avenues of research in areas such as Bio- physicsand Quantum Chemistry. Physics also makes significant contributions through.
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) is a three years professional degree course which is designed to impart management education and inculcate entrepreneurship skills in a student. It is a professional degree where theoretical concepts are taught and supplemented by practical experience of case studies, industry visits, presentations and internships. A well structured BBA program develops a student’s intellectual and managerial skills and helps in nurturing leadership qualities and trains them to be future leaders.
The department of Management studies was started in the year 2008 under the BABA FARID COLLEGE. This department is currently offering two courses.
- BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration)
- BTTM (Bachelor of Travel and Tourism Management): Duration of this course is four years
Commerce is one of the most lucrative option for students Nowdays. While pursuing a course in the field of commerce, one acquires the knowledge of business or trade, nature and fluctuations in market, basic of economics, Government policies etc. Commerce is the most versatile branch that makes students ready to work in various domains. Since the Indian economy is one of the fastest growing economies among the third world countries, the need for talented professionals, who can contribute towards the growth of the economy, is increasing. To serve the purpose, BABA FARID COLLEGE is imparting quality education in Commerce.
The department of Commerce was started in the year 2009 under the BABA FARID COLLEGE. This department is currently offering three courses.
- B.Com: It is three years course (6 semesters)
- B.Com(Prof.) : It is three years course (6 semesters)
- M.Com: It is two years course ( 4 semesters)
The NCC units of the Campus are established to develop qualities of character, courage, team spirit, descipline, leadership, secular out look, spirit of adventure, sportsmanship and the ideals of selfless service among the youth to make them useful citizens. The regular parades are conducted at the college on the weekends, During the parades the cadets are given training in drill, map reading etc. The classes are conducted on topics like Indian History & Geography, Indian Military History, General Knowledge, Leadership and Man-management. Cadets are also given ranks according to their meritand seniority.
N.S.S units of the campus aim at arousing social consciousness among youth and to understand the community in which they work. The main objective of N.S.S is development of overall personality of volunteers with special focus on to identify the needs and problems of the community. Thus for the fulfillment of the same one day and seven day camps are organized at college and village level.N.S.S volunteers of the campus organize Blood Donation camps, Tree Plantations, Cleanliness drives and seminars to educate people against social evils like Female Foeticide, Dowry, Drug abuse ,AIDS , Pollution control etc. To develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility, and to gain skills in mobilising community participation different project works, guest lectures and special certificate trainings like First Aid and Mock Drill programs are organized. So by acquiring leadership qualities and democratic attitude volunteers develop capacity to meet emergencies and natural disasters.