The department was established in 1962 when politics was offered at the General Level
Specialization for SYBA was started in 1981-82
Specialization for TYBA was started in 1982-83
Prof Ramesh Nande and Prof Jayant Gohad were two main pillars of the department
9 Papers are taught at the UG level
3 - Papers at the General level
4 - Papers of Specialization SYBA -
2 Papers of Skill Enhancement
The Department every year arranges events and activities for their overall growth. These events include seminars, workshops, career guidance and other activities.
Details of different research papers published by different faculties of department on national, international and state level are as follows
|Name of Faculty||International Level||National Level||State Level|
|Mr. Anil Madhale||2||5||7|
|Mr. Sachin Sanap||-||1||2|
The Department has instituted the Prin. Shamsundar Mudgal Prize.
It is an annual prize awarded to a student standing first in T.Y.B.A. with Political Science as a special subject.
|Annual Year||Name of Topper|
|2010-11||Ms. Arora Tarana|
|2011-12||Mr. Pathan Mujahid|
|2012-13||Mr. Chandanshive Motilal|
|2013-14||Ms. Khopade Apurva|
|2014-15||Ms. Nath Shraddha|
|2015-16||Ms. Lokhande Sayali|
|2016-17||Ms. Khan Ahana|