Half day as a mark of respect to Late Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee

17 August 2018

In accordance with DOPT/GoI OM No. F.No./II/2007-JCA2 dated 16.08.2018, as a mark of respect to the former Prime Minister Late Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, on his sad demise, all offices and colleges of the University of Delhi shall observe half day holiday in the afternoon of 17 August 2018. 

Any University examination, if scheduled, shall however be conducted as planned. 

University of Delhi 



Notice for Changing Optional Papers for Semester-III

9 August 2018


All students of MA Final (3rd Semester) are informed hereby that the last and the final date for changing the optional paper is 16 August 2018. NO APPLICATION OR REQUEST WILL BE ENTERTAINED AFTER THIS DATE.

Please find attached the list of your optional choices as it has been recorded by the Department office. The list has also been put up at the Department Notice Board. The student shall be solely responsible for ensuring that their choices are recorded correctly. Any discrepancies must be brought to the Department office before 16 August 2018.

Please note that the optional papers will be changed only after the approval by the Head of the Department as the list is sent to your respective colleges directly through the Department office.

Request for changing to the following papers will be entertained only against a confirmed cancellation: A5: Paper 36; B2: Paper 53; B5: Paper 07; B7: Paper 39; and C4: Paper 25; C7: Paper 21.



Information for MA Final Optional Paper 12

The classes for Optional Paper 12: Peace and Conflict in International Politics will start from 10 August 2018, Friday, 2 pm.


Notice Regarding MA Final, Optional Papers for Semester-III

Following Students are informed to drop one of their choices from the same groups G1, G2, G3, G4, G5, G6, or G7.

For example, if you opt for A1, you cannot opt for B1 or C1.

Also, the students need to select a new option in lieu of the dropped optional paper.

Note: There are no more vacancies for optional papers A5, B2, B7 and C7. So, you cannot select these.

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Get the errors rectified by 5 PM on 7 August 2018, LH-3, to expedite the compilation of the final list.


Orientation for Paper 401 (Theories of International Relations) 

6 August 2018

New schedule:

North Campus: Tuesday, 7 August, 11:30 AM

South Campus: Wednesday, 8 August 11:30 AM


Registration for Optional Papers

 2 August 2018

See Notification

Please visit this link to fill the form for optional papers

Note that you will be able to view, fill out, and submit the form from 6 August 2018 (Monday), 10 a.m. onwards. In the meantime, keep your details and choices ready. 

YOU CANNOT FILL THE FORM BEFORE 6 August 2018 (Monday), 10 a.m.

See the sample form here and keep all details ready

For details, click here


Notice Regarding PhD Admission

31 July 2018

The last date of submission of PhD proposals in the Department has been extended till further notice.


Department of Political Science, University of Delhi


Updated Adhoc List

27 July 2018

The adhoc panel list has been updated.

Adhoc Panel List April 2018


Regarding Admission to the PhD Program - 2018-19

24 July 2018

Click here for notice


Orientation Schedule for Optional Papers for MA Final (IIIrd Sem)

24 July 2018



Admission Schedule for PG Admissions (2018-19)

17 July 2018

In view of the announcement of UG results, it is proposed that PG Admission portal shall be reopened to allow the candidates to update their marks of qualifying examination and XII class from 17th July 2018 till 22nd July 2018. During this time candidates may be allowed to modify their preferences of colleges filled at the time of registration. No further grievances shall be entertained regarding the same.

Accordingly, the revised admission schedule for Postgraduate Programmes (2018-19) is as follows (except LLB):

Admission List




Notification of First Admission List:



Document verification and approval of admission:

25.07.2018 to 27.07.2018


Notification of Second Admission List:



Document verification and approval of admission:

31.07.2018 to 02.08.2018


Notification of Third Admission List (if required):



Document verification and approval of admission

06.08.2018 to 08.08.2018



1. For Fee Payment: After approval of admission, the applicant has to log on to the Postgraduate Admission Portal to make online admission fee payment. This may be done till 12:00 noon of the next day of the last day of approval of admission of that Admission List in which applicant is taking admission.
2. For document verification and approval of admission following timing will be observed.

Department/Faculty 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Morning College: 9.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m., Evening College: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m 


Corrigendum for Empanelment of candidates for the position of Assistant Professor on adhoc basis

13 July 2018





12 July 2018



Regarding the introduction of Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) at Masters level

Jul 5, 2018

The Department seeks feedback/suggestions from all stakeholders about the proposed CBCS format

>>MA Political Science Course Structure for the CBCS System can be viewed here<<

In this regard, the Department invites suggestions from all stakeholders.

Please visit this link to view the syllabus of all courses:

Please visit this link to provide suggestions/feedback:

Please visit 'Course Revision' page for more details.


Adhoc Empanelment April 2018

4 July 2018

CLICK HERE FOR ADHOC LIST, APRIL 2018 (updated on 9 July)


IMPORTANT Notice Regarding Entrance Exam for MA Program 2018

30 May 2018

Question Objection Tracker for DUET - 2018 (MA)


IMPORTANT Notice Regarding Entrance Exam for MPhil/PhD Program 2018

27 May 2018 

Question Objection Tracker for DUET - 2018 (MPhil/PhD)


Post Graduate Admission: Registration

18 May 2018

Click here to visit the Online Registration Portal

See MA Admission Details


Meeting of Foreign Students Nodal Officers

16 May 2018

Dear Sir/ Madam, 

The Foreign Students’ Registry is going to convene the meeting of all the Foreign Students Nodal Officers of the all the Departments on 22nd May, 2018 at 03.00 pm in Room no. 01, Ground floor, Conference Centre, University of Delhi. The respective heads of the departments are requested to inform their Foreign Students Nodal officer to attend the same and confirm their participation by email to undersigned.

Dr. Ashutosh Bhardwaj
Dy. Dean (Foreign Students)
Foreign Students' Registry Office
Room No. 11, First Floor,
Conference Center,
University of Delhi
Delhi-110007 (INDIA)


Visiting Fellow Lectures

10 May 2018

Department of Political Science, University of Delhi in collaboration with Intellectual History Research Group cordially invites you to Visiting Fellow lectures on two days:

Day 1: ‘An Indian Intellectual: Jayaprakash Narayan and his Role in the Cultural Cold War’

Thursday, 16 May 2018 from 2:30 pm onwards.


Day 2: "It Began in Mexico”: The Beginning of M.N. Roy’s Affair with Communism’

Thursday, 17 May 2018 from 2:30 pm onwards

to be addressed by Dr. Daniel Kent Carrasco

Institute of Historical Research, National Mexican University


Date-Sheet for Exams

27 April 2018

Announced: Final Schedule

Link: Date-Sheet for M.A. Semester II & IV Examinations, 2018


Notice for Adhoc Empanelment (2018)

19 April 2018

Applications are invited for empanelment of all eligible candidates in ad hoc list. All eligible candidates are required to apply in the Department of Political Science, Social Science Building, University of Delhi. Applications will be received in the Department from 19th April 2018 to 4th May 2018 from 11 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.

Link: Adhoc Empanelment Notice and Form