Sl. Name of the Faculty Educational Qualifications Specialization Designation
1 Gautam Mukhopadhyay M.A., L.L.B., Ph.D. International Relations Associate Professor
2 Rima Chatterjeee (HOD) M.A., Ph.D. Indian Politics Associate Professor
3 Somali Mukherjee M.A., Ph.D. International Relations Assistant Professor
4 Rakibul Shaikh M.A. Assistant Professor
5 Aniket Goswami M.A. Indian Politics SACT-II (UNRESERVED) Less than 10 Years
6 Atanu Gupta M.A. Indian Politics SACT-I (UNRESERVED) Less than 10 Years


Faculty Topic View Details Teaching Plan
Gautam Mukhopadhyay Fundamental Rights and Duties View Details Sem-I
Rima Chatterjeee Federal System: USA and Russia
Election Commission of India
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Somali Mukherjee Liberalism, Social Welfarism, Neo Liberalism View Details
Atanu Gupta Sem-I,  Sem-III
Aniket Goswami

Dr. Rima Chatterjee recently completed a UGC sponsored minor research project, ‘Dribbling with Dainty Feet : Women footballer’, of West Bengal; during the period 2014-2016.

Research activity 2015-2018

Sl. Type of publication from the Department Number
1 Full length paper 5
2 Book Chapter 1
3 Book(s) edited 1
4 Completed Research Project 1


Departmental Activities

Students’ Seminar: The department organized a joint student seminar on 23.02.2018 on the following topics:

  1. 1st Year (Hons.) students spoke on Marxism, the Indian Constitution
  2. 2nd Year (Hons.) students spoke on New Social Movements, Regional Organization

Wall magazine: The topic was US Presidential Election. Educational Tour to the West Bengal Legislative Assembly was organized on 05th March 2018.

Special lecture organized by the Dept.:

  1. Prof. Bishnupriya Roychowdhury, reputed faculty member of Behala College, on 18.09.2017, delivered an extension lecture on ‘SAARC and Its Implications for South Asia’.
  2. Dr. Naved Jamal, an eminent faculty from Jamia Milia Islamia University on 27.03.2018 delivered a special extension lecture on ‘Changing Contours of Indian Foreign Policy’

Participation in Youth Parliament

The students of the department participated in the youth parliament sponsored by the Government of West Bengal and organized by the Behala College on 19.11.2017.

The Department organized a UGC-sponsored Seminar on ‘Media, Politics and Economics in Post Globalization India’ in September, 2016.