of the Department
department of Political science started
in the year 1972 with the introduction
of B.A Degree course in political
science with History and Economics
as subsidiary subjects. The founder
head of the department was Late Prof.
D.R Sreedharan Nair. Former faculty
members include Prof. Satheesh Chandran,
Prof. M.K. Raveendraraj and the famous
human rights activist and wirter Pro.
B.A. Programme in the Political Science
is spread over three years. Candidates
secure a minimum
of 35% of marks for the successful completion
of the programmes. The department of Political
Science intends to make quality education with
in the reach of common students to develop their
talent in political life and ensure their social
compatibility to shoulder the responsibility of
later life. Most of the students studying here
are from the economically weaker sections of the
society. They need an effective guidance. The
programme seeks to develophigh level of understanding
of the contemporary political and social issues
in their national and international contexts.
It also aims to develop analytical skills in students
that can be applied in a wide range of careers.
Studies in political
science is a vital part of an education for life
and work in the contemporary world and combine
well with other humanities and social science
disciplines. The studies about the Indian Constitution
enable the students to have a proper understanding
about their Fundamental Rights and duties which
is very essential for the proper democratic functioning
of the society.
In CBCSS BA system the dept of Political Science offeres courses like Human Rights (Open Courses) Gandhian Principals and Applicble Techniques
is an active alumni association under the guidance
of an elected secretary from among the former
students. Sri: Aneesh, the former college union
chairman, is the present secretary of the association.
An executive committee under him is working for
the uplift of the department. The present students
strength is 150. Good infrastructure facilities
are provided to the students with spacious classrooms.
Offered With Details
COURSE - B.A.Degree (CBCSS)
in the Political Science with General Economics
and Historical Roots of the Modern World as complementary courses
of Selection to different courses
who passed the Higher Secondary examination are
eligible for admission in Political Science. Admission
is made on the basis of merit and rank list is
prepared Accordingly . There is weightage of marks
for proficiency in sports /games /N.C.C./arts
/and N.S.S. etc. Reservation is provided to S
C/S T and Other backward classes according to
the rules of the university /government.
of intake - The graduate course can accomodate 50 students.
As UGC sponsored State level Seminar was organized by the Dept. of Political Science and Ecnomics on SEZ -Emrging issues during Aug 6-7, 2009
a higher secondary state level essay competition
in connection with Human Rights Day celebrations
2006 and distributed prizes and cash awards for
the winners. Conducted various invited talks related
to human rights. It is decided to conduct many
innovative programmes in future like poster making
competitions, Essay competition, Quiz competition
active political science association is working
under the leadership of an elected student secretary
by the HOD.
current secretary is Mr:Aneesh. Conducting meetings
regularly and planning to institute awards for high
marks scoring students in politics and also planning
to the infrastructure development of the department.
|A group of students are actively engaged
in remedial classes for the school going students
of the nearby school.