Department of Public Administration

About the department: The Department of Public Administration started its journey in 2016. This is the Second University after Mizoram University that has introduced Public Administration as an independent academic discipline in Northeast India. Presently, it offers 2 Year MA programme consisting Four Courses in each Semester spreading a total of sixteen courses over Four Semesters. Introduction of Ph. D programme is on consideration and it is likely to be introduced very soon. The principal focus area of the Department is its specialization on Public Policy and Developmental Studies. The basic objective of the Department is to train Post Graduate Students thoroughly in all branches of the discipline. The curriculum of the Department focuses on the theoretical concepts as well as recent empirical aspects in the discipline. This provides the students with necessary conceptual awareness to undertake research activities in the areas of their interest.

All the Courses have been designed according to UGC-CBCS model and have lot of potentiality in research field. Apart from focusing on research activities, the syllabus of the Department is also designed to assist the UPSC aspirants, particularly to those who are interested in Civil Services.