Vidyasagar college for women was established in the year 1960. This is a morning college established with the sole motive of imparting quality education to women only. The faculty as a separate discipline was introduced from 1972. Eminent luminaries have graced the department of education from time to time. In this regard, we may refer to some of the stalwarts of this department like- Jharna Sandhu, Baby Dutta, Dr. Debika Guha and others.
At present the department has 1 full time teacher - Asst. Professor and two guest lecturers. The academic condition in terms of quality of faculty and learning transfer process is healthy and adequate. The teachers of the department are sincerely engaged in scholarly pursuits.