Department of Political Science

Department of Political Science was established in 1951. Then Hindi Medium Classes started in 1956. Three Years degree course was started in the year 1961. Post graduate classes in political science were started in 1998. Add-on certificate Course in Human Rights started in the year 2009 sanctioned by UGC. The primary aim of the department is to impart knowledge of art and skills of governance and administration thereby moulding politically responsible and conscious citizens.


To create positive ambience for Academic Excellence and Moral Development of the students.


To develop the Department as a centre of Qualitative Teaching and researching Political Science and Aims to create a Political Conscious Community.


  • To make students aware of current political social and economic problems of the country.
  • To develop critical approach among the students to analyze the political problems of the country and the world.
  • To develop research aptitude in the students.
    • B A
    • M A
    • Certificate Course in Human Rights

Seminars/ Workshop Organized:

  • National Seminar on “Relevance of Gandhian Measures in Tackling Terrorism” 5th and 6th November,2004 sponsored by UGC.
  • National Seminar on “Right to Information as a Tool to Empower the Citizen” on 31st Jan & 1st of Feb., 2014. sponsored by UGC
  • PG workshop  on “Research Methodology” on 20th February, 2016
  • Regional seminar on “Kashmir Problem: Challenges and Prospects “collaboration with J&K  Regional Study center ,Mahakoshal Prant ,Jabalpur


  • Department of Political Science in collaboration with Pandit Kunjilal Dubey Vidyapeeth, Bhopal has organized Youth Parliament on 5th March 2022.         
  • Demenstration of EVM and VVPAT Machine 4th April 2019
  • Voting awareness for women organised on 12th oct. 2018


  • Celebration of Human Rights Day, Voters Day and Constitution Day.
  • Participation and presentation of papers in National seminars and conferences.
  • Youth Parliament programme
  • Visit to High Court and Municipal Corporation.
  • Analyses of newspaper articles.
  • Workshop on Research Methodology.
  • Talk on Indo American relations by Mr. Vishnoonand ,Senior Journalist, USA

Head of Department

Area: Political Science
Qualification: M.A., Ph.D.

Dr. Tuhina Johri

Head of Department

Area: Political Science
Qualification: M.A., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Dr. Vishwas Patel

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Area: Political Science
Qualification: M.A., UGC-NET

Ms. Bhawna Tekam

Assistant Professor

Area: Political Science
Qualification: M.A., UGC-NET

Completed Minor Research Project: 3

  • “Bharat me Suchna ke Adhikar ka Vislesnatmak Adhayan -Bhartiya Prasasnik Sudhar ke Vishesh Sandarbh Me” sanctioned by UGC.
  • “Socio- Economic conditions of child rag pickers: A case study of Jabalpur City” Sanctioned by UGC.
  • “Empowerment of women representatives in Gram Panchayat: Special reference to Janpad Panchayat Jabalpur” Sanctioned by UGC.

Completed Major Research Project: 1

  • Major Research project titled “Impact of Right to information   in strengthening the Panchayati Raj Institutions in Madhya Pradesh”. Sanctioned by ICSSR.

Conference/ Seminar /Workshop Attended

  • International:8
  • National:60


  • Research Articles  – 35
  • Edited Chapters in Books -22



Journals Publication
Type of Journals International National Others
Peer Review Journals 29
Conference Proceedings 03
Books Publication:
 With ISBN NO.  Without ISBN No. Chapters in Edited Books
 –  –  22

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