Department of Political Science

Overview:

  • The Department of Political Science was established in the year 1975 offering an undergraduate course. The P.G. course was successfully launched in the year 1999.The aim of the course is to inculcate an aptitude for understanding the national and global political scenario to facilitate active participation of the students in the successful working of democratic tradition. The curriculum of U.G. and P.G. classes is designed by the affiliating university (B.U.). The U.G. and P.G. program of Political Science follows semester system. The U.G. program consists of six courses (all compulsory), spread evenly over six semesters (three year course) and the P.G. program consists of sixteen courses (all compulsory) spread evenly over four semesters.

Aim:

  • The aim of the courses is to inculcate an aptitude for understanding the national and global political scenario so as to facilitate the students to actively participate in the successful working of the democratic tradition. The department familiarizes the students with contemporary academic debates and encourages the students to do in-depth research and reference work.

ACHIVEMENTS:

  • The department achieves 100% results with merit position in the university:-

Year

Student name

Class

Position in university

2007-08

Disha narula

U.G.

First

2009-10

Disha narula

P.G

First

2009-10

Rupam jain

P.G

First

2009-10

Lavi dhanwani

P.G

Second

2011-12

Raksha yadav

P.G

Fourth

 

 

 

 

  • The department provides career counseling and career guidance to the students so they are able to build their careers in bureaucracy, media, school, college and N.G.O.
  • H.O.D. of the department Dr. Shriji Seth is working as N.S.S. program officer and got state level prize for her excellent performance.
  • Dr.Shriji Seth also represented Madhya Pradesh in South Asian Youth Peace Camp organized by Bangladesh in 2010 and Srilanka in 2011.
  • Dr. Harsha Chaturvedi got second prize in debate competition for teachers organized at Vanvihar, Bhopal in 2013.
  • Students of the department enthusiastically participate in N.S.S. activities for serving the nation. For the excellent services as a N.S.S. volunteer P.G. student Miss Pooja Singh got state award of Best State Volunteer.

ACTIVITY:-

  • Department organized training program for the students at Pt.Kunjilal Dubey National Parliament Academy.
  • Department organized a trip to the Vidhansabha which introduced the students to the working of the state legislature.
  • Department organizes youth parliament every year which provides opportunities for young women to engage in critical thinking, activism, advocacy as well as leadership.
  • For imparting the knowledge of human rights and women rights , the department organized special programs for the students so they become aware of the complex social and political situations.
  • The department has applied for a national seminar in the year 2014-2015.
  • Students are encouraged to participate in inter-collegiate debate, essay, and extempore competitions. Special classes are arranged for weak students and regular class tests, assignments and surprise tests are conducted for the betterment of students.
  • They are also provided the subject study material.

Faculty Profile:-

Name Designation Qualification Specialization
Dr. (Smt.)Shriji Seth Asst. Prof. Ph. D.

International Relations

Dr. (Smt.) Harsha Chaturvedi Asst. Prof. Ph.D. Human Right And Women Right