Faculty of Governance

Head of School

Parimal Maya Sudhakar
Head of School
School of Government

Message from HOS


MIT-WPU School of Government’s MA in Political Leadership and Governance is a pathbreaking academic programme aiming towards developing the Generation Next in Indian politics. The programme offers a combination of information, knowledge, skills, vision and wisdom to be cultivated amongst all participants. Galaxy of eminent personalities from diverse fields as visiting faculties, a passionate team of in-house faculty members and guest lectures by luminaries provide an extra-ordinary exposure of issues, processes, solutions, institutions and leaders. The programme is a mix of classroom sessions, case discussions, role plays, visits to institutions, extensive field work and internships. The participants are trained in modern Indian political history, political economy, political parties in India, constitution and constitutional processes, Election Commission of India, speech writing, political oratory, public policy, organization building, campaign strategies, psephology and data analysis, handling of electronic and social media along with personality development. The programme focusses on experiential sharing and experiential learning that combines theoretical framework with practical implementation. Anyone with a fire in the belly to become a political leader and to contributing to change India for better must undergo this programme. It is an invaluable investment that dynamic and aspiring to be politician youth should make. I invite you to join our fifteenth batch commencing the two-year Post Graduate degree program in Political Leadership & Governance (MPG) at MIT-SOG Pune.

Parimal Maya Sudhakar
M.A. (Politics), M. Phil