About the Department
The Department of Political Science started its glorious journey on and from 16th March 1968 with a view to impart general courses and honours courses at the UG level with four sanctioned post. Presently the department is having two full time teachers against four sanctioned posts and three part time teachers. With this faculty strength the Department is shouldering the noble responsibility of orienting nearly hundred and ten students in honours course and three hundred students in general course in the running academic session. The Department takes an active part in running UG courses in Political Science and Public Administration under NSOU. The Department is also involved in two inter-disciplinary courses namely Environmental Studies and Human Rights. The Department enjoys academic and administrative autonomy up to the extent as admissible by the Vidyasagar University and the Directorate of Education, Government of West Bengal. Besides teaching-learning processes, the Department organizes departmental excursions, departmental meetings, and mentorships of the students. With the help of the students, the community activity is also pursued by the Department. The relationship between the teachers and the students is cordial.