Department of Mathematics, Jogamaya Devi College, under Calcutta University is a popular career destination among women students from in & around
Kolkata for more than fifty years for its rich academic standard. The Department conducts courses for General & Honours Mathematics curriculum
under B.Sc. program for around 230 students. The Department was established under the able guidance of Dr. B C Das, an eminent scholar & writer of
numerous college level text books, who popularized Mathematics in the area with his illustrious teaching skill. The legacy was carried forward by Dr.
Tara Bhattacharya (renowned Astrophysicist and distinguished alumni of the department) who doubled as research guide for external students under
approved ISRO projects and joined as Scientist in BIFR on retirement from this college. The department boasts of its own up-to-date library to cater
to the needs of teachers and students.