University of Madras, Chennai

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Department of Politics and Public Administration


The Department of Politics and Public Administration was established in 1937 with Dr. Eddy Asirvatham as Head of the Department. Professor R. Bhaskaran ably guided the Department during 1947-1965 and made the Department well known in the country. Professor C.A.Perumal during his tenure as head of the Department between 1965 and 1987 brought Faculty Improvement Program which improved the number of Ph.D candidates, introduced two novel post graduate programmes in Political Philosophy and Public Management and also strengthened the Political Science and Public Administration professional associations. During his headship (1987-2005), Professor R. Balasubramanian supervised the working of Department of Special Assistance Programme in two phases and was responsible for increased activity in the department as well as in the national professional organizations, including Indian Institute of Public Administration.

Courses Offered :

=> M.A in Political Science
=> M.A Public Administration
=> M.A International Relations
=> M.Phil Political Science
=> M.Phil International Relations

Department of Politics and Public Administration,
University of Madras
Chennai 600 005
Tamil Nadu

Contact NO : 044-25399475, 044-25399698

Fax No : 044-25360749

Email-id : [email protected], [email protected]


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