Gulbarga University, Kalaburagi
Vidyeye Amrutha

Translates as "Education is Nector"

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Political Science

DEPARTMENT OF P.G. STUDIES AND RESEARCH IN POLITICAL SCIENCE

 

Courses Offered

CourseIntakeDurationEligibility
M.A. 50 Four Semesters (Two years) BA with Political Science as one subject
M.Phil. 06 One year (Full time) Two years (Part time) Master’s Degree with 55% . Teachers with five years and candidates belonging to SC/ST and Category-I, the minimum per cent is 50%.
Ph.D. Maximum 6 per guide Minimum 3 years maximum 5 years Master’s degree with 55% and 50% in case of SC/ST and Category-I

 

Fee Structure: (See Fee Notification)

 

Course Outline (M.A.)

I SemesterII Semester
1.1 Ancient and Medieval Western Political Thought 2.1 Modern Western Political Thought
1.2 Indian Political Relations 2.2 Political Process in India
1.3 International Relations 2.3 Theories of International Relations
1.4 Administrative theory 2.4 Public Policy
1.5 1.5.1 American Political System
1.5.2 Political Sociology
1.5.3 Theory and Practice of Diplomacy
2.5 2.2.1 Modern Federalism
2.2.2 International Law
2.2.3 Comparative Politics
III SemesterIV Semester
3.1 Ancient and Medieval Indian Political Thought 4.1 Modern Indian Political Thought
3.2 Modern Political Theory 4.2 Research Methodology
3.3 Indian Administration 4.3 Issues Contemporary Indian Politics
3.4 Foreign Policy of India 4.4 Political Economy of India
3.5 3.3.1 Human Rights
3.3.2 Govt. and Politics of Karnataka
3.3.3 Rural Development and Panchayat Raj in India
4.5 4.1 The United Nation Organisation
4.2 Social Movements in India
4.3 Democratic Theory

 

Faculty

S. No.Name / Phone No. / E-mailDesignationQualificationSpecialization
1 Dr. S.A. Palekar
+91 8472 245741 (R)
+91 9448435533 (Cell)
s_paleker@rediffmail.com
Professor MA, M.Phil., Ph.D. Political Thought
2 Dr. Chandrakant M. Yatanoor
+91 8472 245795 (R)
+91 9972156988 (Cell)
cmyatanoor@rediffmail.com
Professor MA, M.Phil., Ph.D. International Relations
3 Dr. P.B. Rathod
+91 8472 246298 (R)
+91 9845852006 (Cell)
Professor  MA, Ph.D. Dev. Administration
4 Dr. Gooru Sree Ramulu
+91 8472 247077 (R)
+91 9449122405 (Cell)
gsramu123@rediffmail.com
Professor & Chairman MA, M.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D.(Edn.), Ph.D.(Pol.Sci.) Comparative Politics

 

Thrust Area

Political Thought, Indian Political System, International Relations, Foreign Policy of India, Comparative Politics, Development Administration, Local Governments.

 

Research Projects

On going
S. No.Title of the CentrePlace of CentreFunding AgencyDurationAmount sanctioned
1 Women Empowerment through Self-Help Groups in Karnataka and Andra Pradesh: Comparative Study Dr. Gooru Sree Ramulu UGC 1 years 1 lakh
Completed
S. No.Title of the CentrePlace of CentreFunding AgencyDurationAmount sanctioned
1 Role of India and Pakistan
in maintaining peace and
security in South Asia
as major members of SAARC
Dr. Chandr akanth M. Yatanoor ICSSR 2 years (2000- 2002) 80,000
2 Empowerment of Women
through Self-Help Groups
in Karnataka and AP :
A Comparative Study
Dr. Chandr akanth M. Yatanoor UGC 2 years (2006- 2008) 1 lakhs

 

Research Publications / Books

1. International -
2. National - 100
3. Any others -
4. Books - 40

 

Research Guidance

1. Ph.D. - 40
2. M.Phil. - 50

 

Workshops / Seminars / Conferences Organized

1. Organised 6th State Level Political Science Teachers Conference from 11-13 February, 2005.
2. Organised on day FIP/UGC Workshop for College/University Teachers of Political Science on "Recent Trends in Political Science" on 25th March, 2008.

 

Facilities Available

Good Class- rooms.