The Department of Sociology has been established in November 1970.
Vision and Mission of the Department: Advancement and dissemination of sociological knowledge for upholding values such as democracy, equality, social justice and inclusiveness required for just and humane society.
The goals of the Department
- To equip the students with the latest sociological knowledge, research aptitude and skills
- To enrich students’ understanding of the dynamics of Indian Society and the global social order
- To strengthen sociological research pertaining to the issues in the region in particular and nation in general and
- To strengthen research in the thrust area of the Department, namely Sociology of Development and Environment.