Research Activities

The current research focus of the Department includes:
  • Bureaucracy and Development: A Case Study of Nigeria
  • Regional Cooperation and Development: A Comparative Study of SADC and SAARC
  • Migrant Labour in South Africa and India: A Comparative Study
  • Rise of Black Nationalism in South Africa: Role of Protest Literature (1948-1990)
  • Formation of the Union of South Africa (1867-1910): A Historical Study
  • India's Relations with Uganda: 1962-1994
  • Social Mobility and the Caste System of Indo – Mauritians
  • IGAD – SAARC: A Comparative Study in Regional Co-operation and Integration
  • Agricultural Performance and Rural Change in Ethiopia Since 1974
  • Local Administration in Angola During the Portuguese Colonial Rule
  • Democratisation in Africa: A Comparative Study of Tanzania and Nigeria
    • Women Empowerment and Socio-Political Development in Ghana
    • Land Question in Zimbabwe: A Study of British Approach and White Settlers
  • US Foreign Policy towards Southern Africa during Carter Administration
  • A Study of Political Implications of Structural Adjustment Programme in Ghana (1983-2002)
  • The Role of UN in Conflict ManagementbSince 1975: A Study of Angola.
  • Democracy and Development in Zimbabwe since Independence.
  • Democracy and Development: A case Study of Zambia since Independence.
  • Center-State Relations in India and Nigeria: A Comparative Study
  • I Women in African Politics : A Case Study of Nigeria
  • Social Dimensions of Tradition and Religion in Nigeria
  • Human Rights in Post-Apartheid South Africa
  • HIV/AIDS in India and South Africa – A Comparative Study
  • Ancient Civilization of South Africa: A Case Study in Historical Perspective
  • African Diaspora in India: A Historical Study
  • Third Tier Federalism in South Africa and India: A Comparative Study
  • United Nations Peace Keeping and Role of Indian Task Force in Sierra Leone
  • Ethnic Conflict Induced Displacement and Women in Africa: A Case Study of Rwanda
  • ANC in Post – Apartheid South Africa: A Case Study of its Role in Non-Racial Nation Building since 1994
  • Role of Women in National Building in South Africa
  • The Role of the Indian Diaspora in the Context of Globalization: A Case Study of Kenya
  • Human Security and Civil Society in Africa: The Case of Botswana
  • China's Investment Policy and it's Engagement in Sudan
  • Desertification Monitoring and Management: A Study of Sahelian Region in Nigeria