Department of Political Science

1.      Name of the Department: Political Science

2.      Year of Establishment:  June 1962

3.      Names of programmes offered (UG, PG, M. Phil., Ph.D., Integrated Masters;  Integrated                              Ph.D., D.Sc., D.Utt., etc.) :-   UG.

4.      Interdisciplinary programmes and departments involved - None

5.      Examination System: Annual/Semester(Trimester Choice Based Credit) System- Semester                           System.

6.      Participation of The department in the courses offered by other department:  NIL

7.      Courses in collaboration with other universities industries foreign industries: - None

8.      Details of the courses/ programee discontinued (if any):- None

9.      Number of teaching posts sanctioned, filled and actual:

 

Sanctioned

Filled

Associate Professor

01

01

Assistant Professor

01

01

10.    Faculty profile with name, qualification, designation, area of specialization, experience and research under guidance.

Sr. No

Name

Qualification

Designation

Specialization

Experience

  1.  

Mr.Patil B. S.

MA

HOD & Asso. Prof.

Political Science & Public Administration

30 Years

2

Mr. Khapare K.S.

MA ,M .Phil Ph.D.

Asso. Prof.

International Politics

27 Years

 

3

Mr. Sargar B.B.

M.A.

Asso. Prof

Political Science

1 Years

4

Mr.Kashid Arun

MA.

Asst. Prof. (CHB)

Political Science

 

2  Years

5

Mr.Gaikwad G.B.

MA, NET

Asst. Prof.(CHB)

Political Science

1 Years

11.    List of senior visitng faculty:-  NIL

12.    Percentage of lectures delivered and practical classes handled by temporary faculty:-                             20.60%

13.    Programme-wise Student Teacher Ratio (2015-16):---

Sr .No

Class

Years

No. of Students

No. of Faculty

Ratio

1

B.A I 

2015-2016

130

02

65:1

2

BA II

2015-2016

90

02

45:1

3

BA III

2015-2016

52

02

26:1

14.    Number of academic support staff (technical) and administrative staff sacnctioned filled and                      actual: - Nil

15.    Qualifications of teaching Faculty with Ph.D./ M.Phil./PG:

         Faculty with P.G. – 02

16.    Number of faculty with on-going projects from--------------

         a. National funding agency:- Nil

17.    Department projects funded by DST-FST; UGC DBT, ICSSR and total grants received:- None

18.    Research centre/ faculty recognized by the university:- Nil

19.    Publications:

         Number of papers published in peer reviewed journal (National /International)- International                       Journals: (All peer reviewed) :- Nill

         Sr. No

           Subject

                Author’s

             Title

          Class

         Publisher

Year

     1

          Political Science

  Mr. Patil B.S.

         Comparative politics

    B.A. III

           CDE-SUK

2013-14

        

 

 

 

 

 

20.    Areas of consultancy and income generated- Nil

21.    Faculty as members in:-

         a. National Committees:- Nil

         b. International Committess:- Nil

         c. Editorial Boards:- Nil

22.    Student projects

         a.  percentage of students who have done in-house projects including interdepartmental projects—                      Yes B.A. III ----100% ,B.A. II (All Students)- Subject—Political science –Title – Objective                       of Preamble ( Indian Constitution)

  1.              Percentage of students doing projects in collobaration with other industry/ institute: - Nil

23.    Awards /recognitions received at the national and international level by

         Faculty –

         Dr.Khapare K.S.  Awarded ‘Adrash Shikshak Puraskar ‘ ---Rotary & Innerwheel Club Ichalkaranji                              on 5th Sept

      • Doctoral/post doctoral fellows: -Dr. Khapare k. S. Recognized as    Ph. D & M. Phil Guide.

         Students:--

         1) Shri Dhanjay V. Patil –B.A. III  Passed  National Cadet Code-  Govt. of India with  B Certificate                                Year-2012-13.

      2) Miss: Bandalgi  Minakshi Kallappa B.A.III stood  first in University merit list   in special subject                              of Political Science.

       “Shri Pandurang Narayan Chavan (Patil) Wategaon Alias Himat Bhahadur Chavan awarded “Guruji                            Paritoshik” March / April 2014 -2015.

24.    List of eminent academicians and scientists/ visitors to the department: Nil

25 .   Seminars/Conferences/Workshops organized and the source of funding                                                        (national\international) with details of outstanding participants, if any.

  1. One day workshop organized on “Awareness of Law for faculty and students”
  2. One day seminar organized on Rajashri Chh. Shahu Maharaj on 24th July 2013.

3)      One Day Workshop Organised on “Youth Voters Awareness” on 11th Jan 2014

26.    Student profile programme/course-wise:

Sr.No.

Name of the course & Year

Application Received

No of students Admitted

Pass Percentage %

 

 

 

Total

Male

Female

 

1

B.A. I

 

 

 

 

 

 

2015-2016

650

130

 

 

 

2

B.A. II

 

 

 

 

 

 

2015-2016

90

90

55

35

 

3

B.A. III

 

 

 

 

 

 

2015-2016

52

52

28

24

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

27.    Diversity of Students -2015-16

Name of the Course

% of Students from Same State

% of Students from other State

%of Students from Abroad

B. A.

100

___  

___

 

 

 

 

 

28.    How many students have cleared national and state competitive  and Defence Services                             examinations, such as NET, SET, GATE civil  services defense services etc. :- Nil

29.    Student progression-2015-16

Student Progression

Percentage against enrolled

UG to PG

16%

 

 

 

 

30.    Infrastructural facilitities

         (a) Library -----Central (Common) Library.

         (b) Internet facilities for staff and students available at IT and central library

         (c)  Class rooms with ICT facility-01= Common ICT –Auditorium & (I.T.Lab.).

         (d) Laboratories:- -

31.    Number of students receiving financial assistance from college, university, government or                    other agencies:

         Students from socially and economically under privileged groups  get scholarship/freeship from                          state Government .

32.    Details on student enrichment programmes (special lectures / workshops / seminar) with                          external experts.

Sr. No

Title of Programme

Name of Guest Lecutre

1

Nature of Indian Constitution

R.G.Vardkar

2

Police and students communication

S.Chitanya

 

33.    List the teaching methods adopted by the faculty for different programmes.

         1. Lecture Method

         2. Group Discussion.

         3.  Internet

         4. Poster presentation

         5. Projet based teaching method.

34.    Participation in institutional social responsibility (ISR) and extension activities:

  1. Participitation in NSS activities :- Blood Donation,  Cleaness drive plantation
  2. Exhibitions on prime minister of India, Indian Constitution and social life and work of Hon. Yashwantrao Chavan.

35. SWOC analysis and future plans of the department

         Strgenth

  1. Student stood first in university merit list in 2015-2016
  2. Best co-curricular activities.
  3. Project based teaching- learning process.
  4. Faculty involved in research

         Weaknesses

1.      Lack of certificate course.

2.      Lack of National Conference and seminar

Opportunities

  1. To develop leadership qualities among students through departmental activities.
  2. To undertake review of socio- political changes in Kolhapur district during last decade.

Challenges

  1. To incorporate recent political developments at national and international level in curriculam.
  2. To undertake interdisciplinary research.

Future Plans of the department

  1. To introduce certificate course International Politics.
  2. To organize National Conference
  3. To prepare biography of political leaders who has been alumni of college.
  4. To gear up research activities through research projects.