The department of Politology was created in Odesa Electronic and Technical Institute n.a. O.S. Popov in 1981 to provide a complex approach to humanitarian education of specialists of telecommunications, to coordinate the process of learning political, legal and social sciences. From 1981 to 2001, Valabaieva Z.V. was the head of the department. In 2001 Doctor of Political Sciences, Silenko Alla Oleksiivna, became the head of this department. She graduated from Odesa National I.I. Mechnikov University in 1988, the History faculty, and in 1992, she finished her postgraduate studies. In 1992, Silenko A.O. defended a Phd thesis, and in 2000, she defended a doctoral thesis on political sciences. Professor Silenko A.O. has a degree in theory and practice problems of social state, political aspects of formation and development of informational society. She is an author of nearly 70 scientific works, including 3 monographs: “Social State: Theory of Changes” (2000), “Social State: Thorny Way to Recognition” (2002), “Civil Society in Modern Ukraine: Specifics of Establishment, Development Trends”; 35 research articles, printed in special scientific editions of Ukraine on politology and legal science. She manages successfully with postgraduates of the department. From 2002 to 2003, three dissertations for taking a degree of a Doctor of Political Sciences were defended under the guidance of scientific advisor A.O. Silenko.