Department of Sociology

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Department of Sociology


General stream introduced in1998
Honours stream introduced in2002

Srl NameQualification DesignationSpecialization Experience (Years)
1Smt. Anuja Gupta M.A., M.Phil.Assistant Professor Sociology of Religion and Gender 1
2Smt. Susama RaiM.A., M.Phil.Assistant ProfessorSociology of Ethnicity and Gender 1
3Dr. Sreemoyee GuptaM.A., Ph.D. CWTTSociology of crime and deviance -
4Agomoni (Das) SahaM.A, UGC-NET PTTSociology of crime and deviance -

Departmental Highlights
The department is involved in several interdisciplinary courses with other departments on topics like Women empowerment, political authority, Pedagogy, theories of child development, French revolution and development of sociology, Research and methodology etc.
Collaboration with several non-profit organizations like CINI, PRATHAM etc. for field training.
Regular visit by eminent academicians and scientists like:
Prof. Abhijit Mitra (retired professor of Burdwan university, visiting professor of Calcutta and Jadavpur University.etc.
Prof Emeritus Prashanta Roy(retired as departmental head of political science and sociology Presidency college,Honorary professor in Indian Judicial science West Bengal).
Prof. Aniruddha Choudhury( retiered prof H.M.M. college for women Dakshineswar; visiting professor of Calcutta University, Rabindra Bharati University,West Bengal State University.
A joint seminar by Department of Sociology and English on literature, society and communication ( Guest of Honour - Retd. Prof. Dr. Abhijit Mitra, Prof. Emeritus Dr, Prashanta Roy ).
Learning through audio-visual method on several topics � Cross border politics, Acid Attack, Polygamy, Child Marriage.
Dedicated, integrated faculties with high aspirations.
Connection of the department with different NGOs.
Existence of seminar library and central library.
Alumni association.
Good communication between teacher and students.
We feeling of the students and their participative attitude.

Academic Calender 2016-17