Department of Sociology
Delhi School of Economics
63 Years of Excellence!
The Department of Sociology was established by the University of Delhi in 1959 as a constituent of the Delhi School of Economics with the eminent sociologist Professor M.N. Srinivas as Head of the Department.
D.U. Fee Waiver Scheme: Notice and Form
M.A. Ist Year Scholarships 2023: Interview Notice
B.A. Sociology UGCF Approved Syllabus, Sem-II
Ph.D. 2023 Coursework Timetable
Ph.D. 2023 Notice: Orientation & Classes
M.Phil. 2020-21 & 2021-22: Extension Form Download
M.Phil. 2020-21 & 2021-22: URGENT Extension Deadline
M.Phil./Ph.D. Non-Net Fellowship: 2023 Form
M.Phil./Ph.D. Non-Net Fellowship: Notice
M.A. Semester-IV: OPEN ELECTIVE COURSE: Student List
FRIDAY RESEARCH COLLOQUIUM: 3:00pm 31st March 2023. Ratheesh Radhakrishnan: A theatre of mobility: Amateur players in Trivandrum city.
FRIDAY RESEARCH COLLOQUIUM: 3:00pm 24th March 2023. Sumbul Farah: Mediation, materiality and meaning: Debating the authenticity of visual and sonic reproductions of the divine word.
Ph.D. Pre-Submission Seminar: Virien Chopra, “How do comics communicate: Analysing semantic formations in comics”. Thursday, 16th March, 2023, 3:00 pm, Srinivas Seminar Room.
FRIDAY RESEARCH COLLOQUIUM: 3:00pm 17th March 2023. Mahesh Rangarajan: How the tiger became Indian: Faunal nationalism, science and society 1969-2019.
Ph.D. Viva Voce Examination: Shivani Katara, “Conceptualising reproductive health and family planning practices: A study among married Muslim women in a small town of Uttar Pradesh”. Friday, 17 March, 2023, 1:30 pm, online.
2nd Alumni Meet, 4th March 2023: Program
FRIDAY RESEARCH COLLOQUIUM: 3:00pm 3rd March 2023. Vivek Kumar: How egalitarian is Indian sociology?
Courses we Offer
Our courses aim at training students to critically analyse the social environment in which they live and become self aware and responsible citizens.
Teaching and research in the Department are supported by excellent infrastructure, a multi-media resource centre and a well-stocked library that enable students to enjoy a successful academic and social life.