Department Of Political science

Introduction

Department of Political Science established in our college on June 1986, as college open. The Political Science department is working under the social science faculty. This department makes Annual plan as per University norms and implements it strictly. In our department students take admission as per university rules.

Osmanabad District in Maharashtra is considered as India’s 3rd backward District and Paranda Tahsil belongs to the same District. Students coming to our college are from rural area and economically backward area, that’s why we try to guide them in the field of professional skills to fulfill their daily needs. We organize various extracurricular activities to enhance their knowledge. For this we conduct the tours to visit Gram Panchayat Shirala, Paranda Fort, etc.

To offer update knowledge, the department conducts various programs such as group discussion, seminars, Test management also motivates the teachers to enhance their research knowledge especially for participation in state, national, and international seminars and conferences.

Faculty of our department Asst. Prof. Dr.V.R. Jadhav. awarded Ph. D. from R.S.T. University Nagpur in 2013.

SCOPE OF THE POLITICAL SCIENCE

1. The subject has great scope to achieve job opportunities in the following fields.
2. Government Departments: Indian civil services through UPSC
3. Corporate sector job title such as media, analysts, political analyst, Political research analyst etc.
4. State civil services : through by MPSC
5. Bank and post services
6. Electronic and print media
7. Manager of political leadership
8. Leadership and research
9. Teaching – one can appear for NET / SET exam to qualify for working as Assistant Professor / Associate Professor in college/ University.
10. Research: one can opt. for fellowship programs offered by Electronic media, Press media and Management institutes.

IMPORTANCE OF THE SUBJECT

The importance of political science lies in the fact that all of us live within political systems and we are affected by the changes in the global political economy. With the advent of globalization, there has been a concomitant rise in the interest taken by the people of the world in understanding the political systems of other countries. Hence, political scientists become valued and important as they provide the lens through which we can understand the global political economy. There are many universities that provide graduate and higher-level degrees in political science and in recent years, because of the renewed interest in political science as a field of study, there are many takers for these courses.

VISION OF THE DEPARTMENT

1. Our goal is to help students
a. Better understanding political processes
b. Develop critical thinking and analytic skills necessary for effective governors
2. Acquire a knowledge and understanding of the Values, beliefs and institutions that constitute the political
tradition of Indian political system of other political systems and of patterns of interactions among nations and sources of international conflict and co-operations.
3. Develop and appreciation of politics and Government and of Citizens roles within them.
4. Acquire a specialized knowledge and Understanding of politics, Government, Constitution, Public policy through a coherent programme of study.
5. Integrate theory and practices.
6. Improve Decision making skills.

OBJECTIVES

1. To empower the student for placement.
2. To develop Overall Personality of the Students

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DEPARTMENT

1) Highly qualified and committed faculty members.
2) Students’ performance is outstanding in cultural and co-curricular activities of the college.
3) Research based activities.
4) Papers such as the Government & Politics of India, International Relations, Basic Concepts of Political Science are introduced, which are useful for research.

INTRODUCTION OF DEPARTMENT:

S.G.R.G Shinde College was established in 1987. The Political Science Dept. was also established at the same time and started catering education to first year students. The first graduation batch came out in 1990. The department has always remained in touch with the students of the two streams i.e. Arts.

Papers taught in Department (U.G)

Class Name of the Papers
B.A. I year (Sem-I) 1. Basic concepts of Political Science.
2. The Government & Politics of Maharashtra.
B.A. I year (Sem-II) 3. Basic concepts of Political Science.
4. The Government & Politics of Maharashtra.
B.A. II Year (Sem-III) 5. The Government & Politics of India
6. International Relation’s.
B.A. II Year (Sem-IV) 7. The Government & Politics of India
8. International Relation’s.
B.A. III Year (Sem-V) 9. Political Ideologies
10. Indian Political Thinkers
11.Western Political Thinkers.
12. Project work
B.A. III Year (Sem-VI) 13. Political Ideologies
14. Indian Political Thinkers
15.Western Political Thinkers.
16. Project work

Former Heads

Sr No. Name of the Heads
1 Prof. Dr.C.D.Ghumare
2 Prof . S.B.Kale.

ESTABLISHMENT OF THE DEPARTMENT

Sr. no. Department Particulars Date of Establishment
1 Political Science F.Y. B.A. Political Science 1986
2 Political Science S.Y.B.A. Political Science 1987
3 Political Science T.Y.B. A. Political Science 1988

Head

Sr. No. Name of the Heads Tenure
1 Dr. Vishal R.Jadhav 2019 to till today

Teachers List (Senior College)

Sr. No. Name of the Teacher Designation Tenure
1 Dr. Vishal R.Jadhav Assistant Professor and Head 2019 to till today
2 Dr.M.G.Shinde .(Assistant Professor) (CHB) 2019 to till today

ACHIEVEMENT OF DEPARTMENT

It is one of the departments in the college. It plays an important role in many activities. Every year results of UG classes are much better than University results. Many times our students have good ranking in competitive examination.

FACULTIES AVAILABLE

Sr. No. Name of the Teacher Qualification Designation
1 Dr. Vishal R.Jadhav. M. A. B. Ed M.phil. Ph.D Assistant Professor and Head
2 Dr.M.G.Shinde M. A. SET. PhD .(Assistant Professor)(CHB)

FUTURE PLAN

Sr. No. Plan of Action
1 To visit & survey of five Gram Panchyat,Paranda Taluka 2020
2 To organize workshop of politic Science subject in the year 2021
3 To Start Self-employment guidance center up to 2022

BEST PRACTICES

Political Science department conducts competitive Exam Practice study, tour visit to Gram Panchyat Shirala from the year 2019. It is inspiring for the students to make carrier and identify job sector for them. Students of Pol.Sci department also visit various Gram Panchyat to learn their process.