Sociology is the general science of society. It studies about human interactions and interrelations. It is a growing science. Department offers UG Programme in Sociology. Career opportunities for sociology degree are limitless. Candidates can expect careers in research institutions, law firms, public health and welfare organizations, private business, international agencies, education institutions, journalism and many more. Post graduates in sociology often get employment as social researchers, case workers, public relation officers, data analysts etc. In the field of teaching also there are employment opportunities. For IAS aspirants Sociology is good preference.
As the society today becomes more and more complex in its working, the prime slogan of the present world is: the survival of the fittest. This has increased the number of helpless, deprived and disadvantaged and here lies the relevance of social work as a profession. Social work utilizes resources to sort out the problems of such marginalized people and try to alleviate their pain and sufferings. There are ample job opportunities for MSW degree holders in both government as well as non governmental sectors. This course has great job potential in the modern context as it involves experiential knowledge through regular field work which is the hallmark of modern knowledge accusation.
Dr.POORNIMA P S Asst. Professor, HOD MSW,MPhil, PhD, PDF UGC NET JRF-SRF
ANEESH KUMAR Asst. Professor MA Sociology, B.Ed, SET