This undergraduate program will give students a solid foundation into the political theory and practice, and a broad and comprehensive understanding of the functioning of economy along with core economic theory. The program will enable students to understand the intricacy of political dynamics, Government functioning and ever evolving international relations along with an in-depth knowledge of markets, economy, trade and quantitative techniques.
PO1: To build awareness among students about Indian polity, the emerging issues and their impact on Indian Democracy, role of India in World affairs and the contributions of great men towards freedom.
PO2: To develop an understanding of political philosophy, traditions that evolved in Europe from Ancient to the beginning of modern era and to examine the contributions of the Greek, Medieval and early Modern thinker’s Philosophical thought and its application to the contemporary times.
PO3: To get an insight into the functioning of the Indian government and the performance of union and the state governments; appreciate the philosophy of our constitution, and the commitment of the Indian state to its citizenry. It will help the students to develop interest in politics and grasp the dynamics/nuances of the politics, dynamics of leadership and the role of socio-economic, religious, and lingual issues.
PO4: Comprehend fundamental theoretical concepts of economics and develop skills for effective decision making and problem solving.
PO5: Facilitate students to develop perceptions about contemporary economic issues/policies.
PO6: Equip students with relevant analytical cum critical skills and aptitude to build a career in research, academia and corporates.
|Semester||Course Title||Lecture Hours||Credits|
|I||DSCA1 - Core Concepts in Political Science- I<||3||3|
|DSCA2 - Core Concepts in Political Science- I||3||3|
|DSCB1 – Microeconomics I||3||3|
|DSCB2 - Basic Mathematical Tools for Economics||3||3|
|AEC1 – Environmental Studies||2||2|
|II||DSCA3 - Western Political Thought||3||3|
|DSCA4 - Indian National Movement & Constitutional Development||3||3|
|DSCB3 – Microeconomics II||3||3|
|DSCB4 - Mathematical Economics||3||3|
|III||DSCA5- Political Theory I||3||3|
|DSCA6- Political Theory II||3||3|
|DSCB5- Macroeconomics I||3||3|
|DSCB6 - Basic Statistical Methods for Economics I||3||3|
|IV||DSCA7- Indian Constitution- Institutions||3||3|
|DSCA8 - Indian Constitution- Processes||3||3|
|DSCB7- Macroeconomics II||3||3|
|DSCB8 - Statistical Methods for Economics I||3||3|
|AEC2 – India & Indian Constitution||2||2|
|V||DSCA 9 - Public Administration I||4||4|
|DSCA10 – International Relations||4||4|
|VI||DSCA11- Public Administration II||4||4|
|DSCA12- International Relations: Institutions||4||4|
|Vocational II (or) Internship||2||2|
|STUDENT WILL OPT FOR ONE DISCIPLINE AS MAJOR & PURSUE THE 4TH YEAR OF THE HONOURS PROGRAM|
|VII||DSC A13 / DSC B13||4||4|
|DSC A14 / DSC B14||4||4|
|DSC A15 / DSE B13||4||4|
|DSE A1 / DSE B14||3||3|
- Course Descriptions
•DSC A- Discipline Specific Course Political Science
•DSC B- Discipline Specific Course Economics
•DSE- Discipline Specific Elective
•OE- Open Elective
•SEC- Skill Enhancement Course
•AEC- Ability Enhancement Course
- Student must opt for one of the discipline as major in the fourth year.
- Only those students who secure 75% marks or CGPA of 7.5 and above in the first six semesters may choose to undertake research in the 4th year. Honours students not undertaking research have to do 3 to 4 Additional Courses/Entrepreneurship Courses and Internship/Apprenticeship for 12 credits.
- Students who complete the four year program with Research will be awarded BA (Honours with Research) in Political Science with Economics as minor / in Economics with Political Science as minor & students’ not undertaking research will be awarded BA (Honours) Political Science with Economics as minor / in Economics with Political Science as minor.
- Civil Service
- Teaching & Research
- Political Analyst
- Data Analyst
- Policy Analyst