The Political Science department of Plassey College began her journey from the very inception (2010) of the institution itself. It started with offering General course at its initial years. Later in the year 2015, the department introduced Honours course with the intake capacity of 60 (Sixty) seats.
The courses have been approved by the Higher Education Department, Government of West Bengal, and are affiliated by the University of Kalyani.
Presently the department boasts of inculcating 1980 students [60 × 3(Honours) + 1800 (General)]. As political science is a dynamic subject, it offers lesson on a wide area of politics, which is associated with Indian Politics and Government, International Relations, Public Administration, Political Sociology, Comparative Politics etc.
The main motive of the Department is to deliver quality education through healthy competitive environment.
At present, in the department, there are five teachers:
1. Sri Anirban Chatterjee (HOD).
2. Sri. Naren Roy.
3. Mr. Mirja Mohammad.
4. Sri. Rakesh Chakraborty.
5. Sri. Kushal Bhattacharjee.