Political Science Optional Programs

Political Science & International Relations (PSIR) Test Series with one to one interaction 2022-23
Date  Subject Syllabus References 
27 June 2022 Political Theory and Western Political Thought Western Political Thought, Theories of the state, Justice, Equality 1. Shubhra Ranjan Notes
2. “A History of Political  Thought: Plato to Marx” by Subrata Mukherjee and Sushila Ramaswamy (Selective
11 July 2022 Political Theory and Western Political Thought Rights, Democracy, Power, Political Ideologies, Indian Political Thought, 1. Shubhra Ranjan Notes
2. “Modern Indian Political Thought: Text and Context” by Bidyut Chakrabarty and Rajendra Kumar Pandey (Selective Reading)
25 July 2022 Indian Government and politics Indian Nationalism, Making of the Indian Constitution, Salient Features of the Indian Constitution, Union & State Govt, Grassroots Democracy, Statutory Institution/Commissions, Federalism, Planning and Economic Development, Caste, Religion and Ethnicity in Indian Politics, Party System, Social Movements

1. Shubhra Ranjan Notes.

2. “Introduction to the Constitution of India” by Dr Durga Das Basu.
3. The Hindu and Indian Express
along with Selective issues of World Focus Magazine

8 Aug 2022 Comparative Politics and International Relations Comparative Politics, State in comparative perspective, Politics of Representation and Participation, Globalisation, Approaches to the Study of International Relations, Key concepts in International Relations, Changing International Political Order, Evolution of the International Economic System, United Nations, Regionalisation of World Politics, Contemporary Global Concerns 1. Shubhra Ranjan Notes
2. “The Globalization of
World Politics: An Introduction to International Relations” by John Baylis, Steve Smith
22 Aug 2022 India and the World Indian Foreign Policy, India's Contribution to the Non-Alignment Movement, India and South Asia, India and the Global South, India and the Global Centres of Power, India and the UN System, India and the Nuclear Question, Recent developments in Indian Foreign policy 1. Shubhra Ranjan Notes
2. Does the Elephant Dance?: Contemporary Indian Foreign Policy- David M. Malone
3. The Hindu and Indian Express along with Selective issues of World Focus Magazine
29 Aug 2022 Comprehensive Paper 1 Political Theory and Indian Politics
29 Aug 2022 Comprehensive Paper 2 Comparative Politics and International Relations



Online Mode : ₹ 4,500/- (inclusive of all taxes)

Offline Mode : ₹ 5,000/- (inclusive of all taxes)

₹ 12,000/- (Test series plus Mentorship Program) [click here to see details of Mentorship Program]


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Salient Features:

  1. Test Series schedule is flexible. That means that candidates can attempt the test at their convenience.
  2. The focus will be on the coverage of the syllabus.
  3. The question papers will be set as per the latest trend of the UPSC Examination.
  4. The Test series is available in both offline & online mode.
  5. Students who opted for the offline mode just need to submit their answer sheets at the offline center in New Delhi.
  6. Students who opted for online mode need to write answers in an offline mode only i.e. on blank papers available with him/her. After attempting questions, he/she need to scan the answers using a cam scanner/adobe scan mobile app and send us for evaluation and feedback.
  7. Like UPSC optional paper, all tests will be of 250 marks having Section-A & Section-B and conducted in Question-cum-Answer (QcA) booklet format.
  8. Timely & in-depth evaluation of answer copies with micro & macro level feedback.
  9. The faculty will evaluate answer sheets and will have one-to-one interaction with students.
  10. Students taking admission will be added to the Private Telegram Group where they can always remain in touch with faculty.
  11. Flexibility to study topics of choice for alignment with students' classroom programs.


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