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MPhil Students

Sr.No. Name of the Scholar Name of the Supervisor/s Topic Year of Enrolment
1 Aarushie Sharma Prof. Rajni Palriwala Kinship and Memory through Everyday Objects. 2015
2 Burhan Ul Haq Qurashi Prof. Nandini Sundar Violence and formation of the Postmodern Subject. 2015
3 Rajat Kumar Prof. Rajni Palriwala Conceptualising the Politics of the Urban Poor. 2015
4 Rameez T Prof. Satish Deshpande Tradition and Everyday in the Anthropology of Islam. 2015
5 Thomas Monteiro Dr. Sudha Vasan Possession Cult: Beyond Deprivation and Displacement. 2015
6 Aishwarya Padmaraj Dr. Sudha Vasan An Exploration of the Depiction of animal “Selves” in academic literature. 2016
7 Annima   Bahukhandi Dr. Radhika Chopra (Re) Claiming History and Bearing Witness: Exploring the Silenced Exiles of Burma. 2016
8 Ashima   Mittal Prof. Rajni Palriwala

Speculating Citizenship: A Sociological study of Pharmaceutical Innovation in Genomic Research.

2016
9 Azeem   Ahmed Prof. Satish Deshpande Dalit among Muslims: A study of Discrimination, Exclusion and Identity among Dalit Muslims. 2016
10 Bhawna   Pawar Dr. Shashi Bhushan Singh Caste association. 2016
11 Debadrita Saha Dr. Sudha Vasan Humour: The Weapon of the Weak. 2016
12 Elena   Heisnam Prof. Nandini Sundar Vigilantism and the State in Manipur. 2016
13 Gailianglung Panmei Dr. Anuja Agrawal Christianity and Conversion: Satanism in Nagaland. 2016
14 Hani Naseef KT Prof. Roma Chatterji Metaphor and Paradox in Sufi Literature: An Anthropological Account. 2016
15 Iftikhar   Hussain Dr. Sunil Babu C.T. Politics of Fear: A study of Donald Trump’s Victory. 2016
16 Johnson   Soibam Dr. Vikramendra Kumar Violence and Citizen-Body: The Case of AFSPA in Manipur. 2016
17 Mustafiz Ul Hasan Dr. Vikramendra Kumar Everyday Life of ‘Secularism’: Conceptualising ‘Ethnography of Secularism.’ 2016
18 Naincy   Prof. Abhijit Dasgupta Rethinking Farmer Suicides in India. 2016
19 Navjit   Kaur Dr. Yasmeen Arif Decomposing Money(s): Glancing at the economy through financial derivatives. 2016
20 Nomaan   Hasan Prof. Nandini Sundar Senses of Sovereignty. 2016
21 Rajpal   Das Dr. Sunil Babu C.T. Education of Scheduled Tribes: A Study of Ashram School’s Genealogy and Pedagogical conflict with Indigenous and Maoist Pedagogy. 2016
22 Raman   Deep Prof. Abhijit Dasgupta Technology and Society: An analysis of BT Cotton. 2016
23 Remya Ann Mathew Dr. Anuja Agrawal Childhood: Through the Lens of Risk and Surveillance. 2016
24 Riya   Ray Dr. Janaki Abraham Beauty and Social Stratification. 2016
25 Samudra Sangkha Gogoi Dr. Kamei Aphun Socialization through Presentation and Re-presentation: A study into the role of the mass media in the creation of a partitorial citizenry. 2016
26 Shantanu Vidur Nevrekar Prof. Rajni Palriwala Differential Persistance of Food provisioning after Liberalization: Welfare, State-Poor Engagement and Development. 2016
27 Shipra   Dr. Shashi Bhushan Singh Outsourced service work in Indian society: A case of Customer Relationship Management. 2016
28 Srishty   Anand Dr. Yasmeen Arif Understanding Citizenship through the prism of Infrastructure. 2016
29 Tejaswi   Chhatwal Prof. Satish Deshpande Exploring the Gendered Nature of Caste Violence. 2016
30 A. Aswinah Zeenath Secondary School Education and its influence on students’ gender socialization. 2017
31 Abdul Shafeeque KP Prof. Meenakshi Thapan Global Islam and the Local Response: Locating Khuran Sunnath Society. 2017
32 Abhishek Deka             Prof. Abhijit Dasgupta Understanding Aesthetic governmentality in the Gulags of Soviet Russia (1930s to 1950s). 2017
33 Akoijam Monika Chanu Dr. Reema Bhatia (Miranda House) A Sociological Study of Choice Marriages in India. 2017
34 Amaan Shreyas             Prof. Roma Chatterji Towards an Anthropology of “Fake News” in India. 2017
35 Anmol Mongia Dr. Ravi Nandan Singh (Hindu College) Sports and science: Construction of Sports Regulations. 2017
36 Antara Chakrabarti                                     Dr. Shalini Suryanarayan (Hindu College) Revisiting City-Spaces: When Violence Becomes Chronic or Suspended. 2017
37 Anubhav Kumar Das         Prof. Satish Deshpande Towards a Sociology of Examination: An investigation into the contemporary Indian examination system. 2017
38 Deepshree Singh Prof. Rajni Palriwala Marriage and matchmaking among the Dalits: An exploratory study. 2017
39 Priyanka Sisodiya   Dr. Janaki Abraham Feminist Movement in India and Internet Technology. 2017
40 Radhika Kannan Prof. Roma Chatterji Towards an Anthropology of Hikikomori: Locating Illness in the Socially Withdrawn. 2017
41 Rakhi Dhaka Prof. Meenakshi Thapan A Study of State Policies on Women’s Education: Impact on Social Position of Women in Post-Independence India. 2017
42 Ranjeeta Kemprai The Gender Based Displacement in times of insurgency and the new identity formation of Internally Displaced Persons in Dima Hasao District, Assam.
43 Riya Sharma Dr. Ruby Bhardwaj (Janaki Devi Mahavidyalaya) A Critique of Ethical Consumption: Values and Practices. 2017
44 Samhita Das Dr. Abhijit Kundu      (Sri Venkateshwara College) A History of Addiction: Governing Bodies of Addicts from Core to Periphery. 2017
45 Shachi Seth Dr. Pravati Dalua (Kamala Nehru College) Producing/Consuming Nationalistically: A study of the growth of Patanjali Ayurveda within the project of Hindu Nationalism. 2017
46 Shafeef Ahmed             Prof. Meenakshi Thapan Sociological Analysis of School Textbooks in Kerala School Curriculum: Representation of Muslims. 2017
47 Shambhu Chaurasia       Prof. Roma Chatterji “Science and Society: A Case Study of Stem Cell Research in India”. 2017
48 Sushanti Mutum Dr. Archana Prasad (Kamala Nehru College) Understanding the Body and Subjectivity of Prostitute. 2017
49 Vikas Lather                   Prof. Nandini Sundar The Power and Politics of Hindu Nationalism: A Sociological Analysis. 2017
50 Kana Kitaoka Dr. Sunil Babu C.T. The Social Life of Kalarippayattu: The Significance of Change and Continuity in Practice. 2017