MOHANLAL SUKHADIA UNIVERSITY, UDAIPUR.
SYLLABUS :: State Administration in India ::
Note: The question paper will contain three sections as under Section-A: One compulsory question with 10 parts, having 2 parts from each unit, short answer in 20 words for each part. Total marks: 10 Section-B: 10 questions, 2 questions from each unit, 5 questions to be attempted, taking one from each unit, answer approximately in 250 words. Total marks: 50 Section-C: 04 questions (question may have sub division) covering all units but not more than one question from each unit, descriptive type, answer in about 500 words, 2 questions to be attempted. Total marks: 40
UNIT-I General Background of State Administration in India. Growing importance of State Administration. The office of the Governor, Office of Chief Minister, the Council of ministers and their inter-relationship.
UNIT-II. Organization and Function of State Secretariat: Chief Secretary- Role & position. Administrative organization of a Department, organization and working of the Department of Home, Finance in Rajasthan. Secretariat-Directorate Relationship in Rajasthan.
UNIT-III organization and working of following Boards, Commissions, Directorates in the state of Rajasthan. a. Revenue Board b. Rajasthan State Human Rights Commission (9) c. Directorate of College Education d. Directorate of agriculture
UNIT-IV Office of Divisional Commissioner - position, power and functions. District Collector: position, Powers and functions.
UNIT-V. Role of the state civil services in state administration. Recruitment, Training and Promotion of state civil services in Rajasthan, Role of Rajasthan Public Service commission. Removal of Public Grievances, Lokayukta, Administrative Reforms and Innovation in State Administration.