Political science


The Department takes pride in a democratic way of functioning and an academic atmosphere of mutual enrichment.

Untiring efforts to enrich the learning experience of their students by undertaking an interactive teaching methodology, enabling them to learn and acquire appropriate skills for this purpose.

The Department conducts programmes in English and Marathi mediums, so a wide variety of students from varied backgrounds mingle to give it a diverse composition.

The students of the Department have consistently succeeded at the UPSC and the MPSC examinations.

A large number of our students have been going abroad as well as to many apex educational institutions in India for higher studies in Political Science, Development Studies, International Relations, Social Welfare, Management, Mass Communications and Journalism in recent times.

Study tours to Parliament in New Delhi and State Legislature in Mumbai have been the highlights of the extra-curricular activities of the Department.

The Department has been coordinating the Certificate Course on ‘Women & Development’ conducted by the Krantijyoti Savitribai Phule Women’s Studies Centre, Savitribai Phule University of Pune since the last 05 years for the Marathi Medium Batch on the College Campus.

There is an emphasis on inclusiveness and a concern for the environment in all the activities of the Department

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(M.A (Political Science)(SET))

Vice Principal & Head of the Department of Political Science

Teaching Faculty


(M.A (Political Science)(NET, SET))

Assistant Professor

Teaching Faculty


(M.A (Political Science) (NET))

Assistant Professor

Teaching Faculty

Note: Biodata of any of the above mentioned faculty member can be downloaded by clicking on their name.

PRAKASH M. PAWAR,Vice Principal & Head of the Department of Political Science , M.A (Political Science)(SET)

    • Received a Certificate of Recognition from Uttar Bharatiya Sangha, Pune for his contribution in Social Science Education 2014

ARATI ROHAN KHATU,Assistant Professor , M.A (Political Science)(NET, SET)

    • SUSI Scholarship: Visited the U.S.A from June 17th to July 31st 2015 for the Study of U.S. Institute (SUSI) on U.S. Political Thought held at the University of Massachusetts, Donahue Institute.
    • Nominated by the U.S. Consulate at Mumbai for the program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational & Cultural Affairs, she was selected to represent India. She was one among the eighteen participants from eighteen different countries. The selection came as recognition of the work done in successfully starting and running the Deccan Education Society’s Course in American Studies and also proved to be an opportunity for overall academic enrichment.

KALPANA RAJESH KANKE,Assistant Professor , M.A (Political Science) (NET)

Research Title: The role of Social & Politcal Reformers: Empowerment Womens in India

Researchers : AssistantProfessor. Kalpana Rajesh Kanke

Research PDF : View Research PDF


Research Title: Vividha Strivadi Parprekshyantoon Manavi Manasikatetil Laingik Vishmatecha Magova

Researchers : Kalpan Rajesh Kanke

Details: Published a Research Paper in " Modern Approaches & Innovation in Psychology (Multidisciplinary School), International Research Volume- 2014 on 1th March 2014, a publication of the Aadhar Social Research & Development Training Institute, G. S. Tompe Arts, Commerce & Science College, Chandure Bazar. Dist. Amravati.