Department of Mathematics

Established  in 1966

The department aims at providing facilitator’s help to the students in learning the language of Science: Mathematics. It offers the subject as a part of the B Sc programme with practical components in each unit of every paper. ‘Math Clinic’ is a unique Subject-Association of the department which organises talks and discussions on mathematics and related topics.

Highlights of the Department

  • Effective teaching by learner faculty through ICT, guest lectures, workshops, student seminars.
  • Student centric approach, need based teaching and learning to meet wide range of job perspectives in both private and Government sectors

Did You Know ?

"Srinivasa Ramanujan is recognised as one of the greatest mathematicians of his time, but he had almost no formal training in math".

Association & Activities
Community Orientation
Research Output
Scheme & Syllabus

Association & Activities

  • Planning and Budgeting
  • Induction Programme
  • Bridge Course
  • Periodical Meetings
  • Departmental Library
  • Class Assignments
  • Wall Magazine
  • Class/Unit tests
  • Diagnostic Survey
  • Remedial Drill
  • Special Attention to the slow Learners
  • Student Research project
  • Junior research project
  • Use of L.C.D/CAL Packages
  • TED Lectures
  • Question Bank and Question Papers
  • Lesson Plan
  • Work Diary
  • Mentorship
  • Parent-Teacher Interaction
  • Student Faculty
  • Healthy Practices
  • Career Opportunities in Math’s

Regular Co-curricular Activities

  • Preparation and Presentation of Curriculum Vital of students
  • Ted Talk and  Research  Topics Videos
  • Short term Certificate Courses
  • Value Education
  • Class Seminars
  • Power Point Presentation
  • Quiz (Class Room)
  • Study Circle and Library Reference
  • Group Discussion


Extra Curricular Activities

  • Inauguration of  SIGMA Association
  • Guest Lectures
  • Alumnae Interactions
  • Hosting National seminar and Workshops in Mathematics

Extension Activities

  • Catch the Young and Nurture- A Unique programme by the dept. to create interest in MATHS among school children.

Best Practices

  • Presentation of Values in the class room
  • Display of Mathematicians’  work and contributions
  • Regular interaction with parents
  • Frequent one- to- one interaction with students
  • Feedback from stakeholders 
  • Student participation in community empowerment
  • Maintaining the records of outgoing students
  • Learner participation teaching methods
  • Group Discussion on  current issues
  • Current affairs daily presentation

Community Orientation

  • The department conducted district level workshopAn Unique Workshop for 8th to 10th std students of English and Kannada medium schools of Belthangady Puttur and Bantwal taluk”  on 9-2-2012
  • The department conducted district level workshop“One Day National Mathematical year (NMY)  -2012 Programme”  on 14th December 2012
  • The department conducted a special “One Day Workshop on Mathematics and Origamy” for B.Sc Students on 7-3-13.
  • The faculty members guided a team of students from High school under the program “SDM INCUBATOR”  from 31-03-2017 to 05-04-2017 and helped them to prepare 3 projects in mathematics.

Research Output

The faculty undertakes projects and publish papers

  • Minor Research Project: T Prakash Prabhu completed Minor Research Project in 2012. Title of the Project  “APPLICATION OF SOME WEAK FORMS OF OPEN SETS IN TOPOLOGY”
  • T Prakash Prabhu is doing Research (Ongoing)
Admissions 2020-21 Register Now