Department of Public Administration
Head of Department: Prof. Srinibas Pathi, (10.06.2017- 10.06.2020)
Brief Introduction of the Department: The Department of Public Administration was founded under the North Eastern Hill University (NEHU), Mizoram Campus (MC), in June 1985 and is the only Department imparting Post Graduate teaching in the subject in the entire North Eastern region of India.
Aim/Objective/Vision: The Department of Public Administration, MZU is by far the only Department dedicated to teaching, research, guidance, training, documentation, consultancy, publications, etc. related to various fields of Public Administration not only in the region but also outside. It has a vision to develop a center of excellence to cater to the needs of all the stake holders.
Research Areas/Overview: All the relevant fields and sub-fields of Public Administration including Theory, Development Administration, Indian Administration, Local Self-Government, e-Governance, International Administration, Tribal Administration, Urban & Rural Development Administration, Gender Administration, Social Welfare Administration, etc.
Important Information: The Department is guided by the rules and regulations of Mizoram University including Ordinance, Regulations, MHRD-UGC Guidelines, and Orders given by MZU Authorities from time to time. Most of the Students belong to the STs and Marginalised sections of the society. There is a healthy balance between the number of male and female students in the Department.