‘Politics is the art of the possible, the attainable- the art of the next best’
The department which was set up in 1970 offers an under graduate course in Political Science.
The course offers students the opportunity to acquire a broad liberal education and also prepares them for a number of career options.
The department is rated as one of the top five amongst the Delhi University Colleges and is known for highly qualified teachers imparting knowledge as well as moral values to their students, making them not only toppers but also better human beings and individuals. Political Science students of JMC have always been among University toppers every year, and have also been awarded by Delhi University for the same.
The department, believes not only in excellence in academic arena but also equal devotion to extracurricular activities such as Debating, Hindi dramatics, Music, Photography. The department organises talks and seminars on various issues such as human rights, feminism, society and civil movements etc.
"Politologue" the department's academic and cultural festival is a fun-filled, interactive event which is designed with an objective to enhance and develop analytical , creative and public speaking skills of students.