Political Science and Public Administration

Faculty Faculty of Social Sciences
Dean Prof. K.Chandra Kumar
College University College of Arts, Commerce & Law- Departments / Centres
Established Year 1980
Email pspa@anu.ac.in
Website http://nagarjunauniversity.ac.in
Head of the Department Dr. M. Ravi Sekhar
Telephone No. 0863-2293189.Ext. -148
Ph.D awards 17
MPhil awards 63
Courses Offered M.A. Political Science, M.A. Public Administration, M.Phil Political Science, M.Phil Public Administration, PhD. Political Science and Public Administration
Sanctioned Intake 20+5, 20+5


Started with three faculty members in 1980, the Department of Political Science and Public Administration of Nagarjuna University gradually blossomed into a centre with strong commitment of teaching and research. Dr. C.V. Raghavulu, who was then a faculty member in the Department of Politics and Public Administration at Andhra University, Visakhapatnam joined Nagarjuna University as a Professor, and was entrusted with the taste of building up the new Department. He nutured the Department with great care, Determination and Vision.

Particulars of Teaching staff

Name of the teacher Designation Qualification
Prof. K. Balachandrudu Professor M.sc, Ph.D
Dr. Ravi Sekhar Mogili Professor M.A., LLB, Ph.D
Dr.B. Udaya Prakash Assistant Professor (Contract)
Sri. V. Anji Reddy Associate Professor

Details of MOU

University /Institute/Industry MOU entered
Date of signing of MOU
Purpose of MOU
Arrow Automation Pvt. Ltd., Vijayawada.
BSSR Tours and Travels, Vijayawada
Darwin Formulations Pvt. Ltd., Vijayawada
Research Activities    
South Asia, Gender question; Development Administration; Tribal Development, Urban Politics and Administration; Social and Political Movements; Disaster Mitigation. Indian Politics. Electoral Politics.
Academic Achievements    
Ever since the department has started, it has been making diversified and substantial contribution to different areas. The achievements of various staff members speak of the fact that they are sound and active in teaching, research and corporate activities.