THE DEPARTMENT of POLITICAL SCIENCE

Department News

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT  :

The department was established in 1962 

Goal & Objectives

    GOAL

    To develop better citizenship, inculcate civic sense and political consciousness among students to promote peace, unity, solidarity and integrity of the nation.

    OBJECTIVES

    To equip students with knowledge and understanding to achieve high academic standards.

    To help students to work for social justice and promote human dignity in society.

    To discover their potentials and channelize them to form integrated personalities.

    Sensitize them to appreciate and respect other faiths and help them to act responsibly in relation to themselves and others.

    Prepare students to face social realities and promote peace and unity of the nation.

Faculty Profile

S.No

Name

Qualification

Designation

Experience

1.

A. Jyothsna Valenteena

M.A, SET

HOD

7

2.

G. Ratna kumari

M.A, M.Ed,Ed.

Lecturer

2

3.

Ch. Geetha Devi

M.A

Lecturer

2

4.

S. Suneetha

M.A,BEd

Lecturer

 

 

Courses Offered

  • B.A (litt) – Political Science, History, Literature
  • B.A (Eco) – Political Science, History, Economics
  • B.A (SW) – Political Science, Social Work, Economics
  • B.A (Jour) – Political Science, Literature, Journalism

 

Achievements

 Organized a guest lecture on “Evolution of Human Rights” by Professor V. Anji Reddy, Dept. of Political Science & Public Administration, Acharya  Nagarjuna University, Guntur on 22.7.2014

Organized a guest lecture on “Participation of Women in Legislature” by Ch. Vidya, Former M.P, Vijayawada on 3.11.2014.

The departments of Political Science, History, Economics and Social Work inaugurated ‘Cultural Club’ on 23.9.2014 to bring out the hidden talents in the students.
A visit to the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation session on 13.11.2014 for final BA students for practical knowledge about the decision making process in corporation council sessions.
As part of Cultural Club activities organized an International Youth Festival in collaboration with International Youth Fellowship (IYF) on 25.11.2014.
 
Mini Project

The students of III B.A (HEP) as part of their degree are doing mini project on “Participation of Women in Legislature in India’ in the academic year 2014-2015.

Activities 2015-16

On the eve of 125th birth anniversary celebrations of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar, the department has organised the following activities:

  • Organised a guest lecture on ‘The Preamble of the Indian Constitution’ by Prof. V. Anji Reddy on 14.11.2015.


 

  • The department has organised paper presentation competition on the topic “The Preamble of the Indian Constitution” on 21.1.2015.


 

 The department has organised a ‘Study Tour’ to AP and Telangana State Legislatures to the final B.A students on 11.12.15.


 

  • As part of National Voters Day Celebrations the dept. has organised the following competitions
  • Drawing Competition on the topic ‘Democracy and Electoral Participation’ on 21.1.2016.

 

 

 

 

 Debate Competition on the topic ‘Democracy and Electoral Participation’ on 23.1.16.

 

 

 ‘Human Chain’ on the importance of voting on 25.1.16.

 

 

  • An Essay Writing Competition on the topic ‘Does Non-Voting Hurts Democracy’ on 25.1.16.

 


Mini Project:
III B.A students of HEP & HET have successfully completed their mini project on “The Hindu Women Property Act” and “The Domestic Violence Act 2005”