Department of Sociology

The department of Sociology was established in 1961. At present, the Department has four Professors and two Readers and one Lecturer on its faculty. All the members are well-qualified and experienced with a wide range of publications in the fields of social theory, research methods, women studies, folk religion, gerontology, sociology of violence, rural social structures, Sikhism and Gandhism. The Department has devised a unique combination of field work and classroom teaching. Latest UGC syllabi, dedicated and helpful faculty and staff, basic infrastructural facilities including a rich departmental library and a seminar room along with congenial atmosphere for research are the Departments forte.

Name Qualification Experience Specialization Detailed Information
Dr.Meena Goyal


M.A, Ph.D. 24 years Rural sociology View File
Rittu Paran Kaushal M.A., PGDSIA, UGC NET


9 years Developmental sociology View File
Williamjit Singh


M.A.LLB,UGC NET 8 years View File
Dr. Jaspreet kaur M.A ,MPhil, Ph.D, UGC NET


7 years Social impact Assessment


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Course Seats Programme Outcomes
UG (3yrs) Open
  1. Articulate a sociological perspective.
  2. Apply sociological theories to understand social phenomena.
  3. Critically evaluate explanations of human behavior and social phenomena.
  4. Apply scientific principles to understand the social world.
  5. Evaluate the quality of social scientific methods and data.
  6. Rigorously analyze social scientific data.
  7. Use sociological knowledge to inform policy debates and promote public understanding.


PG (2yrs) 40
Sr. No. Title of the Activity Date Details of the Activity Number of Faculty and Students Benefitted
1. State ,Society And National Security : An Indian Perspective 9th  March 2019 One day national seminar 200
2. Teaching Of Guru Nanak Dev 20 November 2019 Extension lecture 100
3. Filed Work At Rashtrapti Bhawan April 2019 Field work 70
4. Field Work At B.R. Ambedkar National ,Memorial April 2019 Field work 70
5. Field Work At Employment Generation Office September 2019 Field work 60
6. Field Work At Mata Khiwi Birdhgarh Feburary 2020 Field work 60
7. Field Work At Angan Wari Centers November 2022 Filed work 45
8. Field Work At FRI Dehradun March 2023 Filed work 45