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SOCIOLOGY

About

 

The Department of Sociology at MahapurushSrimantaSankaradeva University is established in 2014 with Master Degree Programme. It is a scrupulous programme based on innovative pedagogical practices. Through meticulous teaching/training programmes and holistic education, the department is devoted towards creating competent and socially aware graduates. The course curriculum of the department at M.A. (CBCS), level has been prepared keeping in view the manpower requirements in various industrial organizations and other departments of both public and private sectors. Subsequently, B.A (Major) and M. Phil programmes have launched in 2017 and the Ph.D programme has started in 2018 respectively.

Moreover, all the academic programmes are intended to provide a strong foundation of the students in the discipline of sociology. Students are always encouraging to engage themselves with contemporary concerns and issues of life throughout the understanding of different classical as well as modern and post-modern sociological interpretations. 

 

Courses & Programs

Programme Offered 

  • B.A. (Major)
  • M.A. in Sociology
  • M.Phil./Ph.D

1.B.A. (Major)

Eligibility for Admission to B.A. (Major) Programmes: A student who passed the Higher Secondary (10+2) Examination of the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council, or any equivalent examination recognised as such by the University shall be eligible for admission to the First Semester of the Six Semester B.A. (Major) programme. This is a six-semester programme based on choice based credit system.

2.M.A. in Sociology

Eligibility for Admission of the student is At least 45% marks in Major in Sociology and other equivalent subjects or 45% marks in aggregate in M.A Programme. The Duration of this Programme is 2 years with 4-Semesters.The Intake Capacity is 40 Numbers of students per semester. The Method of Selection of the student is giving preference on merit of the candidates having Major in sociology as well as other disciplines.

 

 






 

 

 

Department Head

Dr Karabi Konch
Designation- HOD(i/c) & Assistant Professor

People

Dr Karabi Konch
Designation- HOD(i/c) & Assistant Professor
Yova Kumar Boro
Designation- Assistant Professor
Shikha Das
Designation- Assistant Professor

Research & Publications

 Research Completed

1.Title-  Problem and Prospects of Women police in Nagaon and Golaghat District of Assam

   Name of scholar - AyousreeDowara

   Supervisor - Dr.KarabiKonch

   Degree- M.Phil

   Tentative year of Submission- 2018

2.Title- Transforming the Status of Women through Self Help Groups: A Study on No 1 Jambari Village of Kamrup, Assam

   Name of scholar -Farina Wahid 

   Supervisor - Dr.Putul Borah

   Degree- M.Phil

   Tentative year of Submission- 2020

3.Title- A Sociological Study on Jorhat observation Home in Assam

   Name of scholar - NainaLahan

   Supervisor - Dr.KarabiKonch

   Degree- M.Phil

   Tentative year of Submission- 2019

4.Title- Abuse of Elders in contemporary society: A Study on old age home of Kamrup(M), Assam

   Name of scholar - PlizaKachari

   Supervisor - Dr.KarabiKonch

   Degree- M.Phil

   Tentative year of Submission- 2020

5.Title- A Sociological Study on Inmates of Child Care Institutions of Nagaon District, Assam

   Name of scholar - PinazParbeenHazarika

   Supervisor - Dr.KarabiKonch

   Degree- M.Phil

   Tentative year of Submission- 2020

 Ongoing Research 

1.Title- 

   Name of scholar - TulanGogoi

   Supervisor - Dr.KarabiKonch

   Degree- M.Phil

   Tentative year of Submission- 2021

2.Title- 

   Name of scholar - DebasihBarhoi

   Supervisor - Dr.KarabiKonch

   Degree- M.Phil

   Tentative year of Submission- 2021

3.Title- Women Criminality: A critical analysis of Police and Judiciary system in Jorhat and Golaghat District of Assam

   Name of scholar - AyousreeDowara

   Supervisor - Dr.KarabiKonch

   Degree- Ph.D

   Tentative year of Submission- 2022

4.Title- A Sociological study on Orphan and Vulnerable Children in the Child Care Institutions of Nagaon District, Assam

   Name of scholar - PinazParbeenHazarika

   Supervisor - Dr.KarabiKonch

   Degree- Ph.D

   Tentative year of Submission- 2023

5.Title- A Sociological Study on Poverty and Differently abled People in Nagaon and Morigaon Districts of Assam.

   Name of scholar - Paramesh Chowdhury

   Supervisor - Dr.KarabiKonch

   Degree- Ph.D

   Tentative year of Submission- 2023

6.Title- 

   Name of scholar - Kashmiri Saikia

   Supervisor - Dr.KarabiKonch

   Degree- Ph.D

   Tentative year of Submission- 2023

 

   

   

Research Scholars

Activities

Departmental Activities

Department of Sociology has continuously organises different activities for the  overall development of students such as group discussions of  Course contents as well as different contemporary issues , quiz competition, extempore speech Competition , presentations by the teachers and students, movie screening, filed work, educational tour as a part of the course work.

 

Departmental Publication:

Each year, Department of Sociology prepares one wall magazine named “Horizon” and one hand written magazine named “The Social Sentinel”.

Department Contact Info

DEPARTMENT Of SOCIOLOGY

SrimantaSankareva Sangha Complex HaladharBhuyan Path, Kalangpar

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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