Notification : MA - Political Science (2018-2019) Entrance Examination

Published on: 09-08-2018 FACULTY OF ARTS >> Department of Political Science

 Department of Political Science
Faculty of Arts
The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda
Vadodara, Gujarat, India - 390 002
Accredited “A” by NAAC
M.A. Political Science 2018-2019
Second Phase
Schedule of Entrance Examination for Students who have completed their Bachelors in disciplines other than Political Science
Written Test*  (70%)                          Friday, 10-08-2018                 11.30am – 12.30pm
Personal Interview (30%)                   Friday, 10-08-2018                  1.00pm – 2.00 pm
List of Admitted Students                 Friday, 10-08-2018               2.30pm
Venue: Department of Political Science, Faculty of Arts, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara 
*The written test will be of 6 questions, of which the candidate would be expected to answer any 3. All questions would be essay type.
Course for Entrance Examination

  • Meaning and scope of Political Science
  • Meaning and essential elements of the state
  • State and its relationship with society, government and the nation
  • Sovereignty
  • Power, authority and legitimacy
  • Law
  • Liberty
  • Equality
  • Rights and duties
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