Department of Sociology and Social Work

From Hon'ble VC's Desk

Sociology is a discipline that provides students with critical thinking skills and knowledge of society, groups, and social relationships to prepare them to be better informed individuals and to take advantage of employment opportunities where analytic knowledge of the social world is...

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Prof. Sat Parkash Bansal

From Chairperson's Desk


The Department of Sociology and Social Work, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla was established in the year 1989. The formal teaching program started with the admission of 30 students enrolled in Masters in Sociology on September 12, 1989. Since then the Department has made consistent...

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Dr. Niranjana Bhandari

Last Updated:30-10-2022