Department of Basic Sciences & Humanities

Silicon Institute of Technology established the Department of Basic Sciences and Humanities (BSH), the groundwork of all engineering education, in 2001, to provide a strong foundation in different basic sciences, enhance professional communication skills and instill human values in the students across various engineering programs.

The Department offers courses on Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Management, Economics, Environmental Science and Engineering and English Communication and Soft Skills.

Specific courses provide diverse learning experiences through interactive teaching-learning processes, preparing them for rewarding careers, supporting their personal development, and fostering their interests and contribution towards social progress.

The Department of BSH is approved by AICTE.

All first year students



Courses offered in all four years


Research Publications

BSH Faculty

The Department has well-experienced and highly qualified faculty members with doctoral degrees in physical sciences, chemical sciences, mathematical sciences, engineering sciences, management, psychology, and humanities. Few of the faculty members hold postdoctoral research experience in physical sciences.


Teaching & Learning

SiliconTech ensures personalized instruction and individual attention to all students. Beyond classroom teaching, faculty members undertake consultancy projects which provide students with opportunities to learn through real-world industry and research work. Seminars, symposiums, and conferences organized throughout the year connect students to experts from outside the institute, introduce them to new developments in the field of technology and help them build networks.

Summer Internships

Learn new skills and upskill in the latest technologies through project based training. Go to Summer Internships

Practice School

Experiential learning through real time problem solving in industry environments. Go to Practice School

Research Areas

Research in Basic Sciences focuses on nanomaterials, operator theory, projective and finite geometry, fluid mechanics, liquid physics, etc. In Humanities, the areas of research include labour economics and agriculture economics, banking entrepreneurship, monetary economics, american literature, women’s studies in literature, applied linguistics, intersemiotic translations, counselling psychology, child rights, and mental health and well-being.


News & Events


Sep '2021

Dr. Saswati Jena receives the Employee of the Quarter Award

Dr. Saswati Jena, Assistant Professor, Department of Basic Sciences & Humanities (BSH), received the ‘Employee of the Quarter’ award for April – June 2021 quarter. Dr. Saswati received the award in recognition of overall excellence in performing her duties diligently, her work ethics, showing leadership and achieving the desired outcomes in the quarter April – […]


Mar '2021

Training program engages participants in discussions about human values, ethics and life skills to enhance leadership qualities

The six days program, an AICTE initiative, aimed to equip the participants with human values, ethics and key life skills to enhance leadership qualities among faculty members and students. The training will help them recognize and resolve ethical issues at the workplace.

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North Block
2nd Floor, Room No: 03-07

Dr. Manoranjan Behera

Head of the Department

9937289499/7381499499 (Extn: 225)

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