Hyderabad: The UGC - Human Resource Development Centre (HRDC) at Maulana Azad National Urdu University( MANUU)\nis organizing two weeks long refresher course in Political Science & Public\nAdministration from 22nd August to 4th September, 2019.\n\n\n\nForty participants from various Degree\nColleges\/Universities of Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Telangana, Maharashtra, and\nKarnataka states are attending the course. \n\n\n\nProf. \nV.S. Prasad, Former Director, NAAC & Former VC, Dr B.R. Ambedkar\nUniversity addressed the inaugural session as the Chief Guest. While addressing\nhe remarked that Social Science has it\u2019s own importance. He highlighted several\ntheories of Political Science & Public Administration and also discussed\nabout the article 370.\n\n\n\nProf S. M. Rahmatullah, Dean, School of\nSocial Sciences, MANUU & former VC, SK University, Anantpur also spoke in\nthe inaugural held on 22nd August. \n\n\n\n\nEarlier, the session started with the welcome address by\nDr. Tahseen Bilgrami, Deputy Director of HRDC. Dr. Ishtiyaq Ahmad, Assistant Director, UGC-HRDC gave\nintroduction about his Urdu Book \u201cIntezami Muffakkerin\u201d during the session. Mrs\nShabana Farheen, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Political Science proposed vote\nof thanks.