Department of Political Science and Public Administration

Department of Public Administration has been established in Çaycuma Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences of Zonguldak Karaelmas University in 1992. Afterwards the title of the faculty has been altered as Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences and Department of Public Administration has maintained its existence in forenamed faculty.

The title of the department has been amended as "Department of Political Science and Public Administration" in 2011 with the approval of General Assembly of Higher Education Council of Turkey. The Department has inaugurated undergraduate education in 2012-2013 academic year together with 45 students per usual and evening courses.

The undergraduate program consists of four subdepartments named as "Administrative Sciences", "Urbanization and Environmental Problems", "Law Sciences" and "Politics and Social Sciences".

Currently, there are 4 assistant professors and 1 research assistant in the Department.

Our Vision is to become a pioneering department and to sustain dynamism for holding required qualifications of a contemporary world through education and knowledge generation.

Our Mission is to nurture individuals equipped with political, social and, juridical theoretical basis, searching for more, productive participative and scientifically well equipped, respecting human rights and looking out for benefit of society.