Department of Sociology:


Sociology Honours was introduced in 2002 at Mrinalini Datta Mahavidyapith but Sociology as a general subject was introduced in the year 1998.With the passage of time the department has witnessed a steady rise in the number of students in both Honours and General stream. The department has two qualified teachers in substantive post, a Contractual Whole Time Teacher and a Part Time Teacher. The Department organises frequent Special Lecture Programmes, excursions and other cultural activities, The Department emphasises on Audio-Visual activities, power point presentations and classroom discussion.




Faculty Profile:


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Smt. Anuja Gupta

M.A., M.Phil.

Assistant Professor

and HOD

Sociology of Religion


Ms. Sushma Rai

M.A., M.Phil.

Assistant Professor

Theoretical Sociology


Dr. Sreemoyee Gupta

M.A., Ph.D.


Sociology of Crime

and Deviance


Smt. Agamani Saha



Sociology of Crime

and Deviance


Departmental Highlights:


The department is involved in several interdisciplinary courses with other departments.


Collaboration with several non-profit organizations like CINI, PRATHAM etc. for field training.


Regular visit by eminent academicians and scientists like:
Prof. Abhijit Mitra (Burdwan university), Prof. Emeritus Prashanta Roy (Presidency College) and others.


A seminar was organized jointly with the Department of English on literature, society and communication.


Learning through audio-visual method on several topics Cross border politics, Acid Attack, Polygamy, Child Marriage.


Dedicated, integrated faculties with high aspirations.


There is departmental library with necessary books.


Departmental alumni association is very communicative and active.


Good communication between teacher and students.