DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY
Year of Establishment: September 1996
- Multidisciplinary approach in curriculum
- The Department attracts Civil Services aspirants.
- Empirical Research at under graduate level
- Regular field visits are organized to understand and link theory with practical knowledge.
- The programs prepare students for a range of careers:- Social Advocacy, Research, Teaching, NGO management, Policy-making both in public and private sectors.
- Faculty advisors offer constant support and guidance in academics, career choices and life coping skills.
Visual Sociology (Practical Paper)
List of topics on which documentaries were made by students during 2017.
- Enchanting Environment Enigmas – A Travelogue
- Learning from Indigenous people
- The Silk Route
- Past, Present and ? of Water Bodies in Chennai
- Freedom of Fishermen
- The Todas
- Sustainable Transportation
- Devaaranyam – Sacred Groves of Tamilnadu
- Plastic Time Bomb
- The Lost Land
- Roots of Nature
The club provides a platform for the students to develop leadership, organizing and team building skills. Various intramural and intercollegiate activities are undertaken under the auspices of People’s club.
Journal “SPOTLIGHT” in house publication of the department.
Annual paper presentation competition: Aachi Manorama Endowment Award For Best Paper Presenter
Guest Lecture Organized -during 2017-18