Academic Departments
Department of Political Science

Rescheduling of the Ph.D. Admission Test

Contact
1. Reformatory Street, Kolkata -700 027
Phone : 2479 2910

Year of Establishment

1948

Courses Offered

Programme Level of Study Cut-off Mark at entry Intake Capacity
M.A. in Political Science P.G. B.A. Hons. In order of merit 220
M.Phil. Post P.G. 50% 15
Ph.D. Research M.A. Degree

Faculty Members

Name Specialisation e-mail address Phone No/.
Rakhahari Chatterjee Indian Politics & International Relations & Comparative Politics rakhari@yahoo.com 2355 9628
2337 4270
Asok Kumar Mukhopadhyay Political Theory .... 2337 4270
Prabhat Datta Public Administration dattaprabhat@rediffmail.com 2335 1262
Sobhanlal Datta Gupta Political Theory sobhanlal@dataone.in 2440 3338
Tapan Kumar Chattopadhyay Evology & Politics tkc2000@rediffmail.com 2557 6786
Amartya Mukhopadhyay Indian Politics and International Relations amartya.mukhopadhyay@rediffmail.com 2358 0468
Deepak Kumar Das Marxian Theory & Contemporary Social & Political Theory deepak_1946@yahoo.co.in 2404 0582
Srabani Ghosh Indian Political Thought srabani_src@yahoo.com 2461 8383
Satyabrata Chakraborty Politics of Development, Environment mumling2000@yahoo.com 2477 8199
Samir Kumar Das Ethnic Politics, Refugee Studies & Peace Studies samirdascu@gmail.com 2425 4023
Bonita Aleaz Indian State Politics, Gender & Community Studies bonitaaleaz@yahoo.co.in 2240 9677
9433259292
Dipankar Sinha Politics of Development, Media & Communication Studies sinhadipankar2007@gmail.com 2441 6382
Sanjeeb Mukherjee Political theory & Indian Politics cusanjeeb@yahoo.co.in 2412 2324
Sonali Chakravarti Banerjee Local Government and Politics sonali_cb@rediffmail.com 2335 7777
Kaberi Chakrabarti Communication and Mass Media kabchak@yahoo.co.uk 2404 2498
9831263206
Sima Baidya International Relations seemajnu2004@yahoo.co.in 2426 8245
9831279725

Research Work

Major thrust areas in which Research activities are being actively pursued :

Indian Politics

Indian Administration

Political Sociology

At present the Department is running the DRS Programme (Phase I, 2004-09) under the UGC. Thrust Area: Democratic Governace in Indian States. Professor Sovanlal DuttaGupta is the Co-ordinator and Dr. Samir Kumar Das is the Deputy Co-ordinator ofthe Programme.

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