PhD in Sociology

Consistent good academic record with minimum 55% in M.A (50% for SC/ST) in the following subjects: M.A. in Sociology / Cultural Studies / Social Anthropology / Economics / History / Political Science / Philosphy / Mass Communication / English / Law / Management / Social Work
Admission Procedure
Fresh admission into the programme of Ph. D. in Sociology usually takes place twice a year: Spring Semester (January - June) and Autumn Semester (July - December). The admissions for both the sessions are advertised in leading Indian newspapers and in Tezpur University website. Kindly see the Admission link in the Academic section at T. U. homepage for details.
Research Areas
Sociology of Development, Ethnicity and Identity Politics, Agrarian Sociology, Health and Illness, Gender Studies, Sociology of Education, Social Exclusion

Courses Offered

Core Courses
SC 701 Research Methodology
SC 702 Theoretical Perspectives
Elective Courses (Any Two)
SC 703 Social Demography
SC 704 Environmental Sociology
SC 705 Social Movements
SC 706 Sociology of Northeast India
SC 707 Sociology of Medicine
SC 708 Sociology of Mass Culture and Media
SC 709 Criminology
SC 710 Sociology of Development
SC 711 Gender and Society
SC 712 Sociology of South-East Asia