Department of Politics and Public Administration
PO C2 Public Administration
Babasaheb Mundhe

PO C2 Public Administration

This course seeks to help students understand important concepts, approaches and theories of public administration. The course aims to equip students with understanding of the latest developments in the field of Public Administration. The course will be useful for students who seek to understand and analyze broad transformations in the discipline in the course of changes in socio-economic and political life. 

PO-O1:  Modern Political Ideologies
Shriranjan AwatePandurang Bhoye

PO-O1: Modern Political Ideologies

This Course is meant to acquaint students with the character and trajectory of modern political ideologies. It seeks to clarify the key differences between ideological and other modes of thought, and to introduce debates such as End of Ideology and End of History. More specifically, the Course serves as an introduction to the distinctive doctrines and variants of ten ideologies, and to the role the latter play in contemporary politics.  


Politics and Society

Politics and Society

This course expects students to understand the interface of politics with social structures and processes and how the nature of power is shaped by social factors. 

Political Process in Maharashtra
Shriranjan AwatePandurang Bhoye

Political Process in Maharashtra

This course intends to introduce students to an in-depth study of politics in one state- Maharashtra. Therefore, students are expected to understand both the historical evolution of Maharashtra's  politics and different analyses of politics of  the state.

Comparative Goverenment
Pandurang Bhoye

Comparative Goverenment

This course aims at introducing the students to concrete examples of comparison of governmental institutions and processes.

PO C5: Public Policy
Babasaheb Mundhe

PO C5: Public Policy

The course is designed to provide students an understanding of the basic concepts, theories, and processes of public policy. It seeks to impart students' understanding of institutions and actors involved in public policymaking with illustrations of specific policies and to equip them with policy analysis skills.


PO O7: Development Administration

PO O7: Development Administration

The course seeks to introduce the Development Administration as an area of inquiry. It intends to explain students’ the concepts, theories and contemporary state of development administration. The purpose, of course, is to help students understand and analyze development administration by situating it in the Indian context.


PO O8: Administrative Thinkers
Babasaheb Mundhe

PO O8: Administrative Thinkers

The course is designed to introduce students to the fundamental ideas and thoughts of key administrative thinkers. The course also focuses on varied and rich contribution of administrative thinkers to the evolution of the discipline of Public Administration, and how their ideas and thoughts help in developing understanding of administrative practice.