Sociology

Department of Sociology

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

Department of Sociology was established in the year 1994 at GGDSD College to impart knowledge on the discipline of Sociology at graduation level. The objective behind it was the demonstrating knowledge for understanding society and culture from sociological and anthropological perspectives on global scale. The department is pursuing graduate study or careers in sociology, law, public health, criminal Justice, social work and other fields in which social and cultural expertise is essential.

Course offered
Courses Offered Duration Seats Academic Qualification Mode of admission
B.A.( 6 Semester) 3 YEARS 150 10+2 MERIT
B.A.Hons 2 YEARS 60 50%( Marks in Concerned subject in Ist year) MERIT
FACULTY 
 
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Dr. MONA ARORA
drmona2009@gmail.com
6 12 1 2 Women Lawyer
Dr. RINKU KALIA
rinkukalaia71@gmail.com
4 6 2 Urban Sociology
TARMINDER KAUR
tarminder.kaur@gmail.com
2 Right to Work
List of Departmental Activities and seminars during session 2011-2012
  • Dr. Ps Jaswal, Prof. Department of Laws, Panjab University, Chandigarh
  • Justice Vinod Kumar, Judge Retired, Punjab & Haryana High Court
List of Departmental Activities and seminars during session 2012-13
  • Dr. Sherry Sabharwal, Prof. Department of Sociology, Panjab University, Chandigarh
  • Justice Rs Mongia, Judge Retired, Punjab & Haryana High Court
  • Justice Rajesh Bindal, Judge, Punjab & Haryana High Court
List of Departmental Activities and seminars during session 2013-2014
  • Dr. Kiranpreet Kaur, Prof. Department of Sociology, Panjab University, Chandigarh
List of Departmental Activities and seminars during session 2014-2015
  • A lecture by Prof. Rumina Sethi, Department of English and cultural srtudies, Panjab University
List of Departmental Activities and seminars during session 2015-2016
  • One day interdisciplinary UGC funded seminar on violence, memory and identity