Introduced as part of Department of Public Administration in 1984, this department was separated in 1992. It offers M.A., M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes. Further, the course in M.A. Political Science is offered at University P.G. College, Subedari, Warangal, under self-finance Scheme. The faculty have received funds from ICSSR to carry out research projects. The teachers of the department have authored/edited five books. The department has organized a National Seminar on “Globalization and its Impact on Indian Society” successfully.