Civics & Politics

About

The Department of Civics and Politics is housed at Sir Pherozeshah Mehta Bhavan and Research Center, University of Mumbai, Vidyanagari, Santacruz (E), Mumbai- 400098. This is probably the only department that has a state-of-art infrastructure including the Harvard style Virtual Class room. Founded in 1948, the Department is regarded as a prolific center of academic excellence and innovation in social science.
The Department of Civics and Politics was established with the help of two Endowments namely the Mayor’s Sir Pherozeshah Mehta Centenary Commemoration Fund and the Montague Memorial Fund together with a donation from the Bombay Municipal Corporation’s Municipal Fund and a substantial recurring grant from the then Government of Bombay.

Facilities

Library: The Department has an independent library with a special seating arrangement for research students.
Reference Books: 19343
Text Books: 2278
Journals:15

Contact

Department of Civics and Politics
Pherozeshah Mehta Bhavan and Research Centre,
University of Mumbai, Vidyanagari, Santacruz (E),
Mumbai 400 098.
Phone : 022 – 26504457/26526175
Email: dept.civics.politics@gmail.com

Post Graduate

Programme Name M.A.(Hons) in Politics
Eligibility Graduate in any subject/any discipline, ‘Faculty change exam’ for students from other than BA (Politics) and
Online Eligibility Process (for other than Mumbai University students)
Examination Scheme Choice Based Credit System
Admission Admission procedure starts in the month of June
Fee Structure Fees For Indian Students – Rs. 5,405/-
Fees For Foreign Students -Rs. 9,405/-
Career Avenues:Civics Services, Research and Teaching, Think Tanks, Journalism and Media, NGO’s etc.
Duration 2 Years (04 Semesters)
Course Timings Monday to Friday10.00 AM to 04.00 PM
Programme Name M.A. (Hons) Public Policy
Eligibility Graduate in any subject/ discipline, Entrance Exam/Interview and Online Eligibility Process and
Online Eligibility Process (for other than Mumbai University students)
Examination Scheme Choice Based Grading System
Admission Admission procedure starts in the month of June
Fee Structure Fee for Indian Students – Rs. 34,405/-
Fee for Foreign Students – Rs. 54,405/-
Special Features Internship and Research component
Career Avenues Civics Services, Research and Development, NGO’s and Think Tanks, Policy Making consultancy firms, Journalism and Media, Teaching etc.
Course Timings 4 Days a week

Diploma Courses

Programme Name Post Graduate Diploma Course in Human Rights
Duration One Year
Eligibility Graduate in any subject/ discipline
Examination Scheme Annual pattern
Admission Admission procedure starts in the month of July
Fee Structure Fee for Indian Students – Rs. 5025/-
Fee for Foreign Students – Rs. 9025/-
Course Timings Saturday and Sunday
Career Avenues Research and Teaching, NGO’s and Think Tanks Government Projects, Law, Journalism, etc.
Programme Name Post Graduate Diploma Course in International Studies
Duration One Year
Eligibility Graduate in any subject/ discipline, Passing Entrance Exam and Interview
Examination Scheme Annual pattern
Admission Admission procedure starts in the month of July
Fee Structure Fees For Indian Students – Rs. 13,775/-Fees For Foreign Students – Rs. 52,775/-
Course Timings Saturday and Sunday
Career Avenues Research and Teaching, Think Tanks, Civil Services, Media and Journalism, etc.
Programme Name Post Graduate Diploma Course in Security Studies
Duration One Year
Eligibility Graduate in any subject/ discipline, Passing Entrance Exam and Interview
Examination Scheme Annual pattern
Admission Admission procedure starts in the month of July
Fee Structure Fees For Indian Students – Rs. 13,775/-
Fees For Foreign Students – Rs. 52,775/-
Course Timings Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Career Avenues Research and Teaching, Think Tanks, Civil Services, Media and Journalism, etc

Certificated Course

Programme Name Post Graduate Certificate Course in Right to Information
Duration Six Months
Eligibility Graduate in any subject/ discipline
Examination Scheme Annual pattern
Admission Six months course
Fee Structure Fees For Indian Students – Rs. 5,025/-
Fees For Foreign Students – Rs. 9,025/-
Course Timings Saturday and Sunday

Faculty

Name:- Dr. Uttara Sahasrabuddhe
Qualification:- M.A.,Ph.d.
Designation:- Professor & Head, Dept. of Civics & Politics
Phone:- 022 – 25472134 ,
E-mail:- suttara@politics.mu.ac.in
Profile:- Curriculum Vitae
Area of Interest:- International Relations, International Relation Theory, Indian Foreign Policy, Current Indian Politics
Name:- Dr. Liyaquat Ali Khan
Qualification:- M.Sc., Ph.D.
Designation:- Associate Professor
Email:- liyaqatkhan69@gmail.com liyaqat69@politics.mu.ac.in
Profile:- Curriculum Vitae
Area of Interest : International Politics
Name:- Dr. Mrudul Nile
Qualification:-
Designation:- Associate Professor
Email:-
Profile:- Curriculum Vitae
Area of Interest:-
Name:- Dr. Sachin N. Pardhe
Qualification:- M.A., PhD.
Designation:- Assistant Professor
Email:-sachinnpardhe@gmail.com
Profile:- Curriculum Vitae
Area of Interest:- South Asia, Security Studies, Regionalism and border studies (South Asia) and Theories of International Relations
sanhita Name:- Dr. Sanhita Joshi
Designation:- Assistant Professor
E-mail:- sanhita.joshi@civics.mu.ac.in
Area of Interest : Governance (Rural & Urban), Public Policy, Development,Ancient Indian Political Thought, Political Theory/ Philosophy
Profile:- Curriculum Vitae
Phone : 91-22-26543001 (O)
Name:- Dr. Deepak Pawar
Designation:- Assistant Professor
E-mail:- deepak.pawar@civics.mu.ac.in
Area of Interest:- Language Policy and Language Politics in India, Federalism, Politics of Maharashtra.
Profile:- Curriculum Vitae Curriculum Vitae in Marathi
Phone:- 022 26504457
Name:- Dr. Rohidas Mundhe
Designation:- Assistant Professor
E-mail:- 
Area of Interest:- Foreign Policy, Politics of China, Refugee Studies and India’s Neighborhood Politics.
Profile:- Curriculum Vitae
Phone:- 

Ad-hoc Assistant Professors:

Ms. Manasi Misal-Tirodkar
Ms. Gayatri Lele
Mr. Hanmant Wanole

Research Programme

Programme Name M.Phil. in Politics
Duration One Year (Maximum Two Years)
Eligibility M.A. Politics (General 55% and SC/ST 50% or equivalent grade)
Online Entrance Test (As per the UGC Regulations and VCD No. Exam/Thesis/Univ./VCD/947 of 2018
Fee Structure Fees For Indian Students – Rs. 9,275/-
Fees For Foreign Students – Rs. 21,275/-
Course Timings 3 Days a week

 

Programme Name Ph.D. in Politics
Duration 3 Year (Minimum)
Eligibility M.A. in Politics or preferable in sister discipline and fulfilling the criteria as mentioned in the VCD No.: Exam/Thesis/Univ./VCD/947/of 2018.
Fee Structure Fees for Indian Students,– Rs. 10,725/-Fees for Foreign Students – Rs. 34,725/-