Department of Political Science

About the Department

The Department of Political Science started its journey with the establishment of the College in 2007 as an elective subject. The department commenced with the introduction of B.A major in 2009 and general degree courses with the aim of imparting basic knowledge of the subject and facilitating the students in understanding the past, present and predicts the political phenomenons. The students are encouraged to develop their minds, understand political realities from the local to global arenas. The department studies the students’ capabilities and guide slow learners to improve their abilities through special classes and seeks overall development of the students’ harmoniously.

Thus, with holistic and dynamic approach the department aims to provide the best the students can attain from the teachers although there is inadequate number of teachers.

Vision

“To unleash the talents and possibilities through quality education and reaching the unreachable”. Inspiring lives transforming society.

Mission

The department aims to:

  1. To inculcate the basic knowledge of the subject “Political Science”.
  2. To motivate, encourage, assists the students in developing their minds to think about their role in nation building process.
  • To bring out the best in the students enabling to cope up with today’s global challenges.
  1. To induce the spirit of humanism and a responsible citizen.
Courses offered

According to the Tripura Central University order, the department is entitled to offer B.A Honours and General degree courses in both odd and even semester system.

 

Intake capacity

The department is permitted to intake 20 seats only for major and innumerable general seats. The intake capacity for major courses may increases with further notifications so as there may be limitations on the general courses.

Eligibility criteria for admission
  1. Any student passing H.S. (+2)/equivalent examination with at least 4 subjects including English from any recognized Board/Council will be eligible for admission to the 1st Semester of the B.A. (Honours/General) programme, subject to the availability of seats.
  2. No student will be allowed for admission in the 1st Semester course of studies after a lapse of 05(five) years from the year of passing of the previous qualifying examination.
  3. A candidate opting for Honours in any subject must have to obtain (a) 40% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in the subject in which she/he seeks Honours. OR (b) 35% in aggregate and 50% in the concerned subject in the H.S. (+2) examination. However selection of the student will depend on the availability of seats and their position in order of merit (based on aggregate of total marks obtained plus preferred subject for Honours)
  4. Any one securing at least 50% marks in aggregate will be eligible for taking Honours in a subject which she/he did not study in H.S. (+2) or equivalent examination, subject to restriction of combination as per university rules.
  5. A candidate who appeared but could not obtain pass marks in a particular subject in the H.S. (+2) examination will not be allowed to take that subject as an elective or Honours subject in the Degree Course. Honours will not be offered in a subject in which the candidate passed in Compartmental Exam.
  6. No student will be allowed to pursue more than one regular programmes simultaneously offered by Tripura University.
  7. A student will have to apply for University Registration in prescribed form within 30 days from last date of admission.
  8. Reservation for SC/ST/PWD (with 40% and above disability) will be governed by the State Govt. reservation policy. i.e., 31% seats reserved for ST, 17% for SC and 3% for PWD.
  9. The candidate who has passed in the previous years will not be given priority in merit list and will be treated as per norms.

Name of  Faculty

Designation

Qualification

Specialization

   Teaching                     Experience

Contact Number

  UG

  PG

Dr. Nityananda Das

Associate Professor

M.A , PhD

International relation and Local self Government

28 Years

25 Years

9436169246

Mr. Prasenjit Debbarma

Assistant Professor

M.A, UGC-NET

International Relations,

Indian Govt. and politics

5 Years

Nil

8413987181

Smt. Gouri Chakrabarti

PostGraduate Teacher

M.A. M.Phil

Political Thought

24 Years

Nil

8575318002

Miss.Surabhi Chanda

Guest Lecturer

M.A,

Public Administration

1Year

Nil

977403063

Miss. Sharmistha Das

Guest Lecturer

M.A,B.ed

Indian Govt. and politics

1 year

 

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