Gulbarga University
Year of establishment: 1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
DEPARTMENT OF P.G. STUDIES AND RESEARCH IN POLITICAL SCIENCE

Courses Offered
Course
Intake
Duration
Eligibility
M.A.
50
Four Semesters (Two years)
BA with Political Science as one subject
M.Phil.
06
One year (Full time) Two years (Part time)
Master’s Degree with 55% . Teachers with five years and candidates belonging to SC/ST and Category-I, the minimum per cent is 50%.
Ph.D.
Maximum 6 per guide
Minimum 3 years maximum 5 years
Master’s degree with 55% and 50% in case of SC/ST and Category-I
Fee structure: (See Fee Notification)
Course outline (M.A.)
I Semester
II Semester
1.1
Ancient and Medieval Western Political Thought
2.1
Modern Western Political Thought
1.2
Indian Political Relations
2.2
Political Process in India
1.3
International Relations
2.3
Theories of International Relations
1.4
Administrative theory
2.4
Public Policy
1.5
1.5.1 American Political System
1.5.2 Political Sociology
1.5.3 Theory and Practice of Diplomacy
2.5
2.2.1 Modern Federalism
2.2.2 International Law
2.2.3 Comparative Politics
III Semester
IV Semester
3.1
Ancient and Medieval Indian Political Thought
4.1
Modern Indian Political Thought
3.2
Modern Political Theory
4.2
Research Methodology
3.3
Indian Administration
4.3
Issues Contemporary Indian Politics
3.4
Foreign Policy of India
4.4
Political Economy of India
3.5
3.3.1 Human Rights
3.3.2 Govt. and Politics of Karnataka
3.3.3 Rural Development and Panchayat Raj in India
4.5
4.1 The United Nation Organisation
4.2 Social Movements in India
4.3 Democratic Theory
Faculty
S. No.
Name / Phone No. / E-mail
Designation
Qualification
Specialization
1
Dr. S.A. Palekar
+91 8472 245741 (R)
+91 9448435533 (Cell)
s_paleker@rediffmail.com
Professor
MA, M.Phil., Ph.D.
Political Thought
2
Dr. Chandrakant M. Yatanoor
+91 8472 245795 (R)
+91 9972156988 (Cell)
cmyatanoor@rediffmail.com
Professor
MA, M.Phil., Ph.D.
International Relations

3

 

 

Dr. P.B. Rathod
+91 8472 246298 (R)
+91 9845852006 (Cell)

 

Professor & Chairman

 

MA, Ph.D.

 

 

Dev. Administration

 

 

4
Dr. Gooru Sree Ramulu
+91 8472 247077 (R)
+91 9449122405 (Cell)
gsramu123@rediffmail.com
Professor
MA, M.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D.(Edn.), Ph.D.(Pol.Sci.)
Comparative Politics
Thrust Area
Political Thought, Indian Political System, International Relations, Foreign Policy of India, Comparative Politics, Development Administration, Local Governments.
Research Projects
On going
S. No.
Title of the Centre
Place of Centre
Funding Agency
Duration
Amount sanctioned
1
Women Empowerment through Self-Help Groups in Karnataka and Andra Pradesh: Comparative Study
Dr. Gooru Sree Ramulu
UGC
1 years
1 lakh
Completed
S. No.
Title of the Centre
Place of Centre
Funding Agency
Duration
Amount sanctioned
1
Role of India and Pakistan
in maintaining peace and
security in South Asia
as major members of SAARC
Dr. Chandr akanth M. Yatanoor
ICSSR
2 years (2000- 2002)
80,000
2
Empowerment of Women
through Self-Help Groups
in Karnataka and AP :
A Comparative Study
Dr. Chandr akanth M. Yatanoor
UGC
2 years (2006- 2008)
1 lakhs
Research Publications / Books
1
International
--
2
National
100
3
Any others
--
4
Books
40
Research Guidance
1
Ph.D.
40
2
M.Phil.
50
Workshops / Seminars / Conferences Organized
1
Organised 6th State Level Political Science Teachers Conference from 11-13 February, 2005.
2
Organised on day FIP/UGC Workshop for College/University Teachers of Political Science on "Recent Trends in Political Science" on 25th March, 2008.
Facilities Available
Good Class- rooms.
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