Welcome to Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University

Department of Political Science

HEMVATI NANDAN BAHUGUNA GARHWAL UNIVERSITY

A Central University

Research

Research facility

  • Departmental Library

The departmental library houses a large number of books. This departmental library is in addition to the library for the university as a whole. The library has a textbook section which contains the readings required for the Ph.D course work. The library has a large collection that contains most of the readings regularly required for the MA classes. The selection here includes also includes material in Hindi. The department library is a well equipped with computer facility from which research scholars can access electronic resources.

  • Audio-visual Aids

The department is equipped with its projectors, film screen and sound system. Department has smart classrooms.

Research Projects

Name of the Scheme/Project/ Endowments/ Chairs

Name of the Principal Investigator/ Co-Investigator (if applicable)

Name of the Funding agency

Year of Award

Funds provided (INR in lakhs)

Duration of the project

Gaps Between Environmental Policies and Human Action

Prof. Annpurna Nautiyal and Dr. R.K Maikhuri

ICSSR

2014

48,00,000

2 Years

Identification of Land and Bio-Resources Based Potential Option for Livelihood Enhancement and Diversification through Simple technological Interventions for Sustainable Development of disaster Affected Rural Landscape of Kedar Valley Uttarakhand

Dr. R.K Maikhuri and Prof. Annpurna Nautiyal

ICSSR

2016

25,00,000

2 years

UGC- SAP

Prof. Annpurna Nautiyal Co-ordinator

Prof. M. M. Semwal, Deputy Co-ordinator

UGC

2014

9,40,000

4 years


 

Workshop and symposium in association with other institutions

S.No.

Title of the collaborative activity

Name of the collaborating agency with contact details

Year of collaboration

Nature of the activity

1.

Training Program

GB Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment & Development

2017

Training Program

2.

State Assembly Election Surve

CSDS-Lok Niti- New Delhi

2016

Election Research

3.

National Election Surve

CSDS-Lok Niti- New Delhi

2016

Election Research

 

Kashmir Problem: Different Dimension

Jammu Kashmir Study Centre(New Delhi)

2018

Seminar

4.

Gandhi ke Anachhue Pahaloo

Azim Premji Foundation

2019

Workshop

5.

Migration from Uttarakhand Hills: Causes and Solutions

Umang

2019

Symposium

7.

70th Anniversary of Constitution Day

INSPIRE CAMP

2020

Workshop

8.

70th Anniversary of Constitution Day

Azim Premji Foundation

2020

Poster Exhibition & Slogan Writing

9.

Citizens' Duties Awareness Programme

Uttarakhand Education Department

2020

Awareness Program


 

Seminars, Workshops and Webinars Organized by the Department

Name of the activity

Organising unit/ agency/ collaborating agency

Name of the scheme

Month, Year of Activity

Seminar

Department of Political Science

Constitution Day

Nov,2015

Seminar

Department of Political Science

Constitution Day

Nov,2016

10 Days Workshop

ICSSR, New Delhi

Research Methodology & SPSS usage in Data Analysis in Social Sciences

May,2017

Seminar

Department of Political Science

Constitution Day

Nov,2017

2 Days Workshop

School of Humanities And Social Sciences

Research Methodology And Research Ethics

March,2018

Workshop

Department of Political Science

Constitution Day

Nov,2018

Seminar

Jammu Kashmir Study Centre(New Delhi)

Kashmir Problem: Different Dimension

Oct,2018

Symposium

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

New Education Policy Draft

Aug,2019

Workshop

Azim Premji Foundation

Gandhi ke anachhue pahaloo

Sept,2019

Symposium

Umang

Migration from Uttarakhand Hills: Causes and Solutions

Nov,2019

Debate & Awareness Program

HNB Garhwal University

70th Anniversary of Constitution Day

Nov,2019

Guest Lecture

HNB Garhwal University

70th Anniversary of Constitution Day

Dec,2019

Workshop

INSPIRE CAMP

70th Anniversary of Constitution Day

Jan,2020

2 days of Poster Exhibition & Slogan Writing.

Azim Premji Foundation

70th Anniversary of Constitution Day

Jan,2020

 

National Webinar

HNB Garhwal University

70th Anniversary of Constitution Day

Apr,2020

Guest Lecture

HNB Garhwal University

70th Anniversary of Constitution Day

June,2020

Online Workshop

HNB Garhwal University

70th Anniversary of Constitution Day

July,2020

2 Days Online National Workshop

HNB Garhwal University

New Education Policy

Aug,2020

Awareness Program

Uttarakhand Education Department

Citizens' Duties Awareness Programme

Aug,2020


 

Online Lecture Series organized during COVID-lockdown period:

  • "Governance Issues During and After the Pandemic: Long Tunnel Ahead", By Prof. Manoj Dixit Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Rammanohar Lohia, Avadh University. Date: 3 June 2020.

  • "Role of India and Global Power Politics After Covid-19 Pandemic" By Prof. Shri Prakash Mani Tripathi, Vice-Chancellor, Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Amarkantak, M.P. Date 6th June 2020.

  • ''The Journey of the Development of Indian Constitution'' (भारतीयसंविधानकीविकासयात्रा) by Prof. Sanjeev Sharma, Vice-Chancellor, Mahatma Gandhi Central University, Motihari (Bihar). Date: 8th June 2020.

  • "Non-State Actor in International Politics" (अन्तर्राष्ट्रीयराजनीतिमेंगैर-राज्यीयकारकोकीभूमिका) by Prof Madhurendar Kumar, Head, Department of Political Science Kumaun University, Nainital. The UK. Date: 9th June 2020.

  • "Manu-Manav and Dharmashastra Tradition" (मनु-मानवऔरधर्मशास्त्रकीपरम्परा) by Prof. Kaushal Kishore Mishra, Dean Social Science, BHU. Date: 10th June 2020.

  • "Reviewing Globalization Amidst Uncomfortable Questions and Answers" by Prof K.N. Jena, Tripura Central University, Agartala. Date: 16th June 2020.

  • "US, China and Emerging New World Order: Related Issues" by Prof. Rajeev Kumar, Head, Department of political science, Mahatma Gandhi Central University Motihari, Bihar. Date: 18th June 2020.

  • "Cooperative Federalism in India: Myth or Reality" by Professor Saroj Kumar Verma, former Dean Social Sciences, Jai Prakash University, Chapra, Bihar. Date: 20 June 2020.

  • "Indian Constitution and Indian Politics: Some Important Issues" by Prof Jitendera Narayan, H.O.D Political Science, L. N. Mithila University, Darbhanga, Bihar. Date: 22 June 2020.

  • "Relevance of Gandhian Swaraj and Satyagraha" (गांधीकेस्वराजएवंस्वदेशीकीप्रासंगिकता) by Prof Shri Prakash Singh, Delhi University. Date: 27 June 2020.

  • "Prerequisites of Democracy" (लोकतन्त्रकीपूर्वशर्तें) by Prof. Arun Diwaker Nath Bajpai, ex Vice-Chancellor. Professor Economics, Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh. Date: 28 Jane 2020.

  • "Domicile and Delimitation Policy of Jammu and Kashmir" (जम्मू-कश्मीरकीअधिवासऔरपरिसीमननीति) by Dr. Ashutosh Bhatnagar, Director, Jammu Kashmir Study Center New Delhi. Date: 2 July 2020.

  • "Human Rights and Role of Indian Judiciary" (मानवाधिकारऔरभारतीयन्यायपालिकाकीभूमिका) by Prof H.K. Sharma, Director, HRDC, Department of Political Science, Allahabad, University, Prayagraj (UP). Date: 9th July 2020.

  • "Indian Youth, Education and Culture in Current Perspective" (वर्तमानपरिपेक्ष्यमेंभारतीययुवा, शिक्षाएवंसंस्कृति) by Prof. Kumar Ratnam, member secretary, ICHR & ICPR, MHRD, New Delhi. Date: 11 July 2020.

  • "Introducing Deen Dayal Upadhaya" (दीनदयालउपाध्याय: एकपरिचय) by Dr. Anil Dutta Mishra, Former Deputy Director, National Gandhi Museum, New Delhi. Date: 16 July 2020

  • "Understanding Global Ideologies Within A Framework of Two World Views" by Prof. Ripu Sudan Singh, Dean (Language and Education) & DSW, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow UP. Date: 18 July 2020.

  • "Decline and Revival Of Political Theory and Its Future" by Prof. Sanjay Gupta, Department of Political Science, Lucknow University, UP. Date: 19 July 2020

  • "Independent Tibet: A Guarantee for World Peace" by Professor Rajaneesh Shukla, Mahatma Gandhi International University, Wardha, Maharashtra. Date: 22 July 2020.

  • "South-East Asia: Cultural Consciousness" by Prof. Kuldip Chand Agnihotri, Hon'ble Vice-Chancellor, Central University of Himachal Pradesh, Dharamshala (H.P). Date: 29 July 2020.

  • "Human Rights: Evolution, International Standards and Indian Context" by Prof. Harsh Pati Dobhal, Visiting Professor, School of Media and Communications Studies, Doon University, Dehradun (Uttarakhand). Date: 16 August 2020.

  • "Emerging Trends in Indian Politics" by Prof. Anupam Sharma, Head, Department of Political Science and Human Rights. Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Amarkantak, (M.P). Date: 12 August 2020.

  • "Dynamics of electoral Politics since 1990" by Dr. A K Verma, Director (Center for the Study of Society and Politics). Date: 24 September 2020

Last Updated on 05/11/2020

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