More about Dayalbagh Educational Institute
Dayalbagh Educational Institute is located in the Dayalbagh district of Agra. It was founded in 1917 as a primary school and later turned into a deemed university in 1917. It has various faculties which offer different courses to students:
Faculty of Science
It consists of Department of Botany, Department of Chemistry, Department of Mathematics, Department of Physics & Computer Science and Department of Zoology. Thrust areas include Solar-Hydrogen Generation, Natural Products Chemistry, Atmospheric chemistry, Sonochemistry, Drug Design and Synthesis, Solar Energy Conversion, Nano-Biophotonics, Ultrafast Phenomena, Microwave Devices, VLSI Design, Neural Networks and Soft Computing, String Theory, Astrophysics, Unique Gene Sequences, Molecular Genomics, Genotoxicity, Computational Biology, Vector Control Entomology, Vector Control Parasitology, Molecular Systematic, Evolution and Biodiversity, Cell-Biotechnology & Nano-biotechnology, Information Centric Design of Systems, Computer Networks, etc. It offers facilities such as Graphical User Interface Online Circuit, Simulator mode (multiuser), Interactive Hardware Mode and One-shot Hardware Mode.
Faculty of Engineering
It consists of Department of Electrical Engineering and Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Faculty of Commerce
It consists of the Department of Accountancy & Law and Department of Applied Business Economics. It provides courses such as UG Programmes, PG Programmes, and Ph.D. UGC has sanctioned three projects of the department.
Faculty of Social Sciences
It consists of Department of Economics, Department of Management, Department of Psychology, Department of Sociology & Political Science, Department of Adult Continuing Education and Extension & Field Outreach. Some of the examples of journal publication are The Employers’ Perspective towards Women Domestic Workers, A Conceptual Study on Poverty Alleviation through Sustainable Livelihood, Mobile Financial Services: Technology Initiatives toward Financial Inclusion, Realizing the State of Women Domestic Workers in Urban Informal Sector, Changing Structure of Manufacturing Industry in India: Issues, Challenges and Opportunities, Black Money and Its Future Impact on Indian Economy-Issues and Challenges, Buyers’ Perception of Indian Traditional Grocery Retail Stores with special reference to three Attributes: Gender, Age and Education, etc.
Faculty of Education
It consists of Department of Foundations of Education and Department of Pedagogical Sciences. The thrust of Department of Foundations of Education is Holistic Education, ICT infused Education and Inclusive Education. The thrust areas of the Department of Pedagogical Sciences are Consciousness Studies, Innovative Pedagogical Practices, and E- Learning. Some of the projects are A Study of Relationship between Education & Social Mobility among Working Women, E- Content Generation for Undergraduate Courses, Effect of Internet use on the Study habits, Adjustment and Academic Achievement of Higher Secondary Students, An Action Plan for Attaining Millennium Development Goals (MDGS) with Focus on Agra District, Problems and suggestions related to Hindi spellings in Agra District and Developing a Technology-Based Integrated Course in English Language skills and Pedagogical competence for Teacher Trainees of English as a Second language. DEI-FOERA is a research journal in education published by the faculty.
Faculty of Arts
It has the Department of Drawing & Painting, Department of English, Department of Hindi, Department of Home Science, Department of Music and Department of Sanskrit. Textile Designing & Printing, Journalism & Mass Communication, Theology, Bachelor of Vocation (B.Voc)–Food Processing and Preservation and Bachelor of Vocation (B.Voc) – Apparel Manufacturing.