The Department of Political science is established in 1969 as a subsidiary department. The department is offering complementary course Political Science to UG programme in Economics and English language and literature. With the revamping of U G curriculum by the affiliating University from 2009 onwards, Political Science as a complementary course has been offered in the first four semesters. These courses aim to introduce the nature, scope and importance of the discipline in the present political scenario. The main objective of the course is familiarise the students with the basic ideas, concepts and institutions in the contemporary political system. Some core political ideologies are also included in the syllabus which helps the students to make a better critical political consciousness. Through this course, the department aims to make a critical rational political awareness among the students and their active participation in shaping and sharing of political power for a better political future of our society.