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Master of Arts- Sociology

Master of Arts- Sociology

School of Humanities & Social Sciences (SHSS)

  • Level

    Post Graduate

  • Duration

    2 Years

About the Programme

The MA Sociology course will cover five courses each across three semesters and in the last semester, three courses will be offered alongside a dissertation. The course is directed at addressing social exclusion drawing on the perspectives of class, caste and gender. Through a study of social institutions and the roles of the agencies, concerns around politics, technology, identity and work are addressed. There will be intense engagement with the theory and the methodology to understand the various social objects. There is also a course on contemporary social worlds that offers a comparative perspective to gain insights about the historical, economic and cultural changes. They learn to deal with the different layers of the social realities. This course will enable them to choose careers in the fields of education, research, social work, advertising, media, creative writing, film making, visual and sound studies, Government jobs as well as entrepreneurial pursuits.
 

This course is for individuals who...

Students from diverse backgrounds, but preferably from social sciences, with a bachelor’s degree can take this programme. 

Students who are looking for...

The programme will be beneficial for students who aim to work with various social institution like media, government, education, civil society, and law.

Course Fee
For National Students
1st Year 75,000 2nd Year 77250
For International Students
Fee Per Semester Fee Per Year
1550 3000
Eligibility Criteria
For National Students
  • B.A. with minimum 50% marks
For International Students The eligibility criterion for all programs for international applicants is minimum 50% in the qualifying examination and having studied the pre-requisite subjects for admission in to the desired program.
Career path you can choose after the course
  • Higher Education: M.Phil & Ph.D
  • Lecturer
  • Independent Social Researcher
  • Research Associate
  • CSO/ NGOs
  • Media outlets
  • Writers
  • Consultants
  • Government jobs

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