Civics & Politics

Important Announcement: PhD Admissions (2022-23): First List of Eligible Candidates for Interview Round
Notification for Admission to Ph.D. in Politics (2022-23- Winter Session)
Final Entrance Notifications of Post Graduate Diploma in International Studies and Post Graduate Diploma in Security Studies
डॉ. य. दि. फडके महाराष्ट्र व्याख्यानमाला (२० ऑगस्ट, २०२२- १५ ऑक्टोबर, २०२२)
PG Diploma Combined Notification for Third Entrance Test
Important Announcement- PG Admission Notification: 2022-23- Fourth Round: Faculty Change Examination/Common Entrance Test
Second Entrance Test for PG Diploma in International Studies and PG Diploma in Security Studies
Admission Notifications of Post Graduate Diploma in International Studies
Admission Notifications of Post Graduate Diploma in Security Studies
P.G. Diploma in Human Rights- 2022-23
Important Announcement- PG Admission Notification: 2022-23- Third Round: Faculty Change Examination/Common Entrance Test
Important Announcement- PG Admission Notification: 2022-23- Second Round: Faculty Change Examination/Common Entrance Test
Important Announcement- Admissions for M.A. Programmes (2022-23)
Important Announcement- List of selected candidates for Ph.D. Admissions- Winter Session (2021-22)
Important Announcement- Final list and schedule of shortlisted candidates for PhD interviews (2021-22)
Important Announcement- Third List of shortlisted candidates for interview round: PhD Admissions (2021-22)
Department of Civics and Politics- Number of vacant seats for PhD admissions in Politics (2021-22)- Twenty Eight (28)
Important Announcement- Second List of shortlisted candidates for interview round: PhD Admissions (2021-22)
Important Announcement- First List of shortlisted candidates for interview round: PhD Admissions (2021-22)
Interviews of eligible candidates for PhD admissions (2021-22)
Important Announcement: Department of Civics and Politics: PhD Admissions (2021-22) – The date for online registration has been extended to 24th February, 2022
PhD Admission Notification (II) (2021-22)
Orientation Lectures (Academic Year 2021-22): MA (Hons) Politics and MA (Hons) Public Policy
Post Graduate Diploma in Security Studies-Third Entrance Test Notification
Post Graduate Diploma in International Studies-Third Entrance Test Notification
Round II- Admissions for M.A. Programmes (2021-22)
Important Announcement: Department of Civics and Politics: PG Admissions- First Round: Online admission fees payment date has been extended to 15th September 2021

Faculty Change Examination Result (MA Hons in Politics)
Post Graduate Diploma in International Studies-Second Entrance Test Notification
Admissions for M.A. Programmes (2021-22)
Post Graduate Diploma in International Studies Admission Notification
Ph.D. Admissions (2021-22)- List of Selected Candidates
MA public policy 2021 information for registration
Poster for the Public Policy course 2021-2022
Poster of Post Graduate Diploma in International Studies
Admissions to Ph.D. (2021-22)- The List of the Candidates Qualified For Interview
List of Approved PhD Guides
“The Department of Civics and Politics has extended the last date for applying to the PhD programme to 20th June, 2021. Other details remain the same.”
Revised Ph.D. Admission Notification (2020-21).
M.A. (Hons) Public Policy (CBCS) ATKT Examination time table
PhD Admission Notification (2020-21)
M.A. (Hons) Politics ATKT examinations time table
Time Table for Dissertation Viva ATKT 2021
UDCP-PhD Admission Form
UDCP-PhD Admission Notice
Examination Notice
The application date has been extended to 22nd December 2020.
MA (Hons) Public Policy Pre-admission Registration form (2020-21)
MA (Hons) Public Policy Admission Brochure
MA (Hons) Public Policy Admissions Notice
P.G. Diploma in Human Rights, Department of Civics and Politics, University of Mumbai.
Kindly note that the faculty change examination which was scheduled for 11th November 2020 has been postponed to 19th November 2020 (at 11:00 am) after Diwali vacation.
The links for the Admission registration for M.A. (Hons) Politics Semester I, at the Department of Civics and Politics, University of Mumbai.
Post Graduate Diploma Course in Security Studies information
Post Graduate Diploma Course in Security Studies Brochure
Admissions open for Post Graduate Diploma in International studies program in 2020-21 the Academic Year 2020-21
Time table for MA (Hon.) Politics Semester IV (regular) and Semester II (backlog) exams
Sample MCQ of Sem-iv 2019-2020 Interdisciplinary elective ( National Security and Nuclear Order)

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 in International Studies 
Duration One Year
Eligibility A graduate of any faculty from a recognised university and passing entrance test.

The Department will determine and publish detailed criteria before admission process

Examination Scheme One Year (Two Semester Programme in CBCS Pattern)
Admission Admission procedure starts in the month of July
Course Timing Friday and Saturday
Career Avenues Research and Teaching, Think Tanks, Civil Services, Media and Journalism, etc.

 

Programme Name Post Graduate Diploma in Security Studies 
Duration One Year
Eligibility A graduate of any faculty from a recognised university and passing entrance test.

The Department will determine and publish detailed criteria before admission process

Examination Scheme One Year  (Two Semester Programme in CBCS Pattern)
Admission Admission procedure starts in the month of July
Course Timing Friday and Saturday
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. Deepak Pawar
Designation:- Professor and Head
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. 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. Liyaqat Ayub Khan
Qualification:- M.Sc.,SET, Ph.D.
Designation:- Professor, Coordinator M A (Hons) in Public Policy
Email:- liyaqatkhan69@gmail.com liyaqat69@politics.mu.ac.in
Profile:- Curriculum Vitae
Area of Interest : International Politics, International relations, Strategic Studies,Geopolitics, National security, Eurasian Studies and West Asian Studies
Name:- Dr. Mrudul Nile
Qualification:-
Designation:- 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
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. 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/-