Department of Political Science

Name Sociology
Date of Establishment 1974
Head Dr. Rahul Datta Mandanikar
Faculty Members 2
Faculty of Department
Sr. No Name of Faculty Designation Qualification Workload Profile
1 Dr. Rahul Datta Mandanikar Assistant Professor & Head M.A., M.Phil. NET, Ph.D. 20 Click here to View Profile
2 Dr. Vijay Jalindar Dethe Assistant Professor M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. 20 Click here to View Profile
Brief Information

Department of Political Science was started in 1974. With the opening of the College the Department has a great Tradition of Legendary personalities and eminent teachers Shri. R. G. Waradkar was a distinguished scholar who published 100 books on various aspectes of Political Science. An ememinaenthistorien renowned Shri. K. M. More.

Faculty member is highly qualified teachers imparting knowledge as well as moral values to students. Departmen of Political Science as far as the strength of the students is concerned. At Present Dr. Rahul Datta Mandanikar is the Head of Department and Dr. Vijay Jalindar Dethe is the faculty memebers, who have been published books and participated in many confernce, seminares and workshops.

  • Describe basic political and governmental structures processess.
  • Increase sharpan analytical thinking skill and challenges students to evaluate critically the rights and responsibilities of citizens living in a democracy.
  • A separate ICT based class room is provided for the department in our college building .
  • The department also has a collection of above 50 maps .
Student Strength of the Department
Year Male Female Total
2015-16 32 08 40
2016-17 20 12 32
2017-18 46 25 71
Co-curricular and Extra Curricular Activities

We have conducted number of co-curricular activites for the benefit of students

  • Organized Conference - Political Science and Public Administration Dt. 25th Dec. 2015. Two day State Level Seminar - Subject - Bharata Samoril Arthik Ani Rajkiya Avhanne, Chief Guest - Kumar Ketkar, Mr. Babasaheb Bhosale, Prin. Dr. Dinkar Patil.
  • Organized Guest Lecture on "Challenges in Indian Democracy" Chief Guest Dr. Prakash Pawar.
  • Innogration of Rajyasashtra Abhyas Mandal by Dr. R. G. Waradkar.
  • Organized Guest Lecture on "National Antham, National Song and National Flag, Chief Guest - Mr. Jorge Cruze.
  • Organized Indian Constitutional Day - Dt. 26th November 2017, Chief Guest Justice Umeshchandra More.
  • Celebrate 'Human Right Day", Dt. 13th December 2017, Cheif Guest - Dr. S. G. Rakashe.
  • Organize "Rastriya Pratidnya Vachan Spardha" Dt. 23rd January 2018.
  • Organize Guest Lecture on "Republic Day" Dt. 25th January 2018, Chief Guest Prin. Dr. P. S. Patil.
  • Organize Gettogether Department Alumni.
Sr. No. Name of seminar/Conference/ Workshop Date Status Funding Agency Participants
1 Organized Two day State Level Seminar and Conference on "Bharata Samoril Arthik Ani Rajkiya Avhanne" 25th December 2015 State University 150+
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Subject Related Courses
Sr.No. Course Name Certified Agency/ University Year Student Strength
1. Panchayat Raj Shivaji University, Kolhapur 2017-18 31
Eminent Alumni
Sr.No. Name Occupation
1 Dr. Shashikant Subrao Sanhraj Asso. Professor
2 Mr. Nandkumar Ramchandra Kolhapure Asst. Professor
3 Dr. Shivaji Jadhav Asst. Porfessor
4 Mr. Vinayak Patil Income Tax Asst.
5 Mr. Suraj Dange Bank Manager
6 Mr. Prakash Tasgaonkar Police Inspector
7 Mr. Sachin Jadhav Kolhapur Police
8 Mr. Vaibhav Patil Kolhapur Police
9 Mr. Raju Magdum Asst. Teacher
10 Miss. Komal Komti Asst. Teacher
11 Miss. Pooja Powar Desk Officer, Mumbai Municipal Corporation
12 Mr. Yuvraj Shingte Kolhapur Police
13 Mr. Suraj Sorate Asst. Teacher
14 Mr. Shailesh Ghorpade Office Superintendent
15 Mr. Virandra Chougule Building Contractor