Head of the Department
Prof. Shashi Kant Pandey
The Department of Political Science in the University was established in 2008. The Department is dedicated to promote teaching and research in the emerging fields of political science like public policy and governance, comparative politics, international relations and human rights while maintaining the scholarship in some of the conventional fields like political theory, political philosophy etc. The Department has six teachers and around one hundred twenty four students. Since its inception, the Department has been concentrating on maintaining global standards in its teaching as well as research programmes. Its teachers and research scholars are deeply interested in understanding the social problems around them. The Department is committed to give new directions to teaching and research in the discipline. Presently, the Department is offering Master’s and PhD programmes in Political Science. The Department has been highly active in organizing academic activities like seminar, conferences and workshops. In order to support its academic activities and new innovative teaching methods, the Department is being provided with necessary infrastructural facilities like computers, printers, overhead projector, and starboard.