23 November, 2017

Regional Centre


Dr D. Ananda

Assistant Regional Director



Dr. D. Anand is a post graduate in Political Science and holds M.Phil and Ph.D in Political Science from the University of Hyderabad. He has qualified UGC NET in Political Science. He has PG Diploma in Distance Education from IGNOU. Anand’s research interest includes Indian Government and Politics with special reference to Constitution of India, Law and Governance, Public Policy and Political Thought. He worked on the topic ‘Politics of Constitutional Review in India’ for his M.Phil and his Doctoral research was on ‘State Response to Food Security: A study of Public Distribution System’. He has few publications in refereed journals and edited volumes. Prior to joining IGNOU he was teaching in Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur, (CG). During the academic years 2006-2007 and 2008-2009 he taught in St. Francis College for women, Begumpet, Hyderabad. He is a life member in Indian Political Science Association (IPSA).


At present he is looking after admission related activities at the IGNOU Regional Centre, Visakhapatnam and overall streamlining and consolidation of regular Study Centres under RC Visakhapatnam.


IGNOU Regional Centre,
2nd Floor VUDA Complex,
Usodhaya Junction,
Sector – 12,
M.V.P. Colony,
Visakhapatnam – 530 017,
Andhra Pradesh India,
Phone No :0891-2511200 ,