Prof. Amit Bhattacharyya


I did my B.A from Presidency College, Calcutta and M.A from Jadavpur University. I got my Ph.D degree on ‘Swadeshi Enterprise in Bengal 1900-1920‘ and D.Litt degree on ‘Swadeshi Enterprise in Bengal 1921-47′. My areas of interest include Economic History of Modern India, Business History of Bengal, Science & Technology in Colonial Bengal, Modern China, Civil Rights Movement and People’s Movements. I am currently engaged in research on the Maoist movement in India.