The Department is dedicated to understand Sociology as an independent discipline and its applicability in various social settings. It aims at promoting a sociological imagination which would prepare the students for further research and allow them to probe objectively and scientifically. The Department endeavors to promote awareness about myriad social issues. Additionally, the vision is to make students responsible and functional members of the society and citizens of the global world. With new avenues opening up in the field of study the students are encouraged towards research oriented study.
The Department aims to encourage the girl students to continue their higher education and prepare them as functional members of the society. The Department aims at identifying students with research aptitude and builds research abilities which can be used to perpetuate learning in Sociology as a discipline.
The Department facilitates the students in understanding various social processes, latent concepts and varying sociological perspectives in such a way that they are able to critically evaluate theories and models and employ those theories in common practices.
The Department of Sociology offers the following courses: