Gulbarga University
Year of establishment: 1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
DEPARTMENT OF P.G. STUDIES AND RESEARCH IN SOCIOLOGY

Courses Offered
Course
Intake
Duration
Eligibility
M.A.
55
Four Semester (2 Years)
B.A. with Sociology
M.Phil.
04
One year (Full time)
Two years (Part time)
M.A. in Sociology
Ph.D.
04
Minimum 3 years
Maximum 5 years
M.A. / M.Phil. in Sociology
Fee Structure: (See Fee Notification)
Course Outline (M.A.)
I Semester
II Semester
1.1
Classical Sociology - I
2.1
Classical Sociology – II
1.2
Methods of Social Research
2.2
Social Statistics
1.3
Social Structure
2.3
Social Change & Mobility
1.4
Sociology of Weaker Sections
2.4
Sociology of Minorities
1.5
Social Movement
2.5
Gender & Society
III Semester
IV Semester
3.1
Modern Sociological Theories - I
4.1
Modern Sociological Theories - II
3.2
Urban sociology
4.2
Sociology of Professions
3.3
Rural sociology
4.3
Sociology of Organization
3.4
Industrial Sociology
4.4
Urban Society in India
3.5
Social Demography
4.5
Rural Society in India
Faculty
S. No.
Name / Phone No. / E-mail
Designation
Qualification
Specialization
1
Dr. S.L. Hiremath
+91 8472 245839 (R)
+91 9342352068 (Cell)
slhiremath@rediffmail.com
Professor & Chairman
M.A., Ph.D.,Ph.D
Industrial Relations, Sociology of Professions Gender Studies
2
Dr. Sindhe Jaganath
+91 8472 246983 (R)
+91 9845925062 (Cell)
Reader
M.A., M.Phil, Ph.D.
Weaker Section
3
Dr. Meti Sheshan
+91 8472 265522 (R)
+91 9449123352 (Cell)
Reader
M.A., Ph.D.
Community Studies
4
Dr. Nusrat Fatima
+91 8472 248793 (R)
+91 (Cell)
Reader
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Gender Studies
Thrust Area
Weaker Sections, Sociology of Professions, Urban Studies, Industrial Relations, Community Studies and Gender Issues
Research Projects
On going
S. No.
Title of the Project
Name of the Principle Investigator
Funding Agency
Duration
Amount sanctioned in Lakhs
1
Completed
S. No.
Title of the Project
Name of the Principle Investigator
Funding Agency
Duration
Amount sanctioned in Lakhs
1
Social Realities of Rural Education
Dr. S.L. Hiremath
UGC
3 Years
03.80
2
Corporate Social Responsibility and Quality of Life
Dr. S.L. Hiremath
JSW Foun- dation
2 Years
04.50
Research Publications / Books
1
International
23
2
National
42
3
Any others
4
Books
27
Research Guidance
1
Ph.D.
46
2
M.Phil.
58
Workshops / Seminars / Conferences Organized
1
06 Workshops
2
03 Seminars
3
04 Conferences
Facilities Available
Internet, Computers, computation, Photo coping, Telephone, Intercom
Note
1
It is proposed to incorporated field work, Block placement and Research reporting Computing in curriculum
2
Dr. S.L. Hiremath Faculty member attended International Sociological Conference Durban. South Africa (2006) and Chaired five sessions
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