Public Administration in India
Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Udaipur
B.A. - I SYLLABUS Paper - II
Public 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.
Unit-I: Historical background of Indian Administration with special reference to influence of British period, Salient features of Indian Administration since independence.
Unit-II: The Union Executive: The President, Prime Minister and Council of Ministers, The Organization and working of Central Secretariat, Cabinet Secretariat, Prime Minister's Office, Ministry of Home and Ministry of Personnel, Pension and Public Grievances.
Unit-III: Major Forms of Public Enterprises in India: Departments, undertakings. Corporations, Companies, Parliamentary Committee on public
Unit-IV: Financial Administration: Budget: Formulation, Approval and Execution, Comptroller and Auditor General of India, Parliamentary Committees: Public Accounts, Estimates Committee, Control Over Administration: Legislative, Executive & Judicial.
Unit-V: Personnel Administration Classification, Recruit-ment and Training of All India Services, Problems of Indian Administration. Corruption & Administrative Reforms with special reference to Administrative Reforms Commission and Sarkaria Commission.