Political Science

Political Science

Dr. V.S. Krishna Govt. Degree College (A),


Department of Political science



Political science Department--Profile:

The Department of Political Science  was established in 1968 and is  named as Dr. . V.S. Krishna Govt. Degree College itself and  is ever  since from  the  inspection of  the college. To begin with, it was composite offering both for intermediate and Degree courses in Arts, Commerce and Science. 


Programme s Offered:




Name of the Programme  offered

Year of establishment



Political Science




B.A. Political Science





In additiion to the above, the department of Political science offers a value added course Constitution of India to the interested students from the academic year 2021—22.


Vission :

The Vision of the department is to improve the quality and standards and to maintain academic excellence by being pro- active and open to new opportunities and chanllenges in frontiers of Political science area. The Department aims to produce brilliant young  Professional in Administrative side by their scientific knowledge skills and social commitment would act as catalysts to bring about positive changes for the benefit of humanity.


Mission :

The department is committed to generate interest in the subject of Political science among students by imparting sound theoretical knowledge and developing quantitative skills to analyse economic behaviour. We are engaged in creating responsible citizens with critical thinking, right human values and attitude. 


To promote the habit of scientific enquiry and research among our students.


To create in our students a concern for the environment and develoop appreciation for environmental of Political science in Indian Administration side.


 Course Combinations offered:

The college offers the following courses of study along with Political science in view of the importance being attached to the subject for All India competitive exams, State & Banking services competition examination.


  • History, Political science and Economics
  • History, Political science and spl. English
  • The department started a value added course in Constitution of India from 2021-22 among to impart knowledge to the students of the college.


Design of syllabus:


 From 1968 to 2011 the syllabus of Political science was designed by Andhra University Visakhapatnam. As the college was conferred Autonomous status in the year 2011, the Department designed it's own syllabi from 2011-12 academic year and reviewed it periodically to suit the needs of the students.


Activities of the Department:


The department is conducting various activities to provide practical experience to the students which includes field trips to various historical places, conducting various seminars, guest lectures poster presentation etc.


Faculty Profile:


The following staff members are working in the Department:


  • Dr. B. Padma

                     MA, M. Phil, Phd

         Head of the department

  • P. Dhana Lakshmi

                      MA, NET and SLET

       D. V. L. Tejaswi

                        MA, M. Phil


No of students in the department during current academic year 2021-22


I Year       -----161

II Year    ------ 130

III Year    -----130