Program Code

SHS-06

Program Code
Program Level

Post Graduation

Level
Program Duration

2 Years

Duration

Programme Overview

M.A. in Sociology is a 2-year full-time postgraduate programme at Om Sterling Global University. As one of the best M. A. colleges in Hisar, Haryana, we are 100% dedicated to provide the best and highest quality of education to our aspiring and highly valuable students so that they can relish a wonderful life and a successful career ahead. The program of M. A. in Sociology is divided into four semesters and in its basic sense, the programme comes under the category of humanities that focuses on society, social relations, construction of society, pillars of society, economy, polity, historical & geographical aspects of society and languages.

The students of the M.A in Sociology at the top M.A. colleges in Hisar, Haryana will learn how society, regions, religions, literature, culture, politics, history and economy have configured the modern world. The entire programme covers the basic understanding of various functional areas of development of society, rise of socialism, caste, culture and creed, capitalism, division of labor, forms of solidarity, system, structure, and rationality. With a degree of M.A. in Sociology in hand, a student can become a contributing part of the society and aspire to do the same so that this world can become a better place to live for everyone.

Programme Objectives

The M.A. in Sociology degree program at OSGU’s School of Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) has the following program objectives:

  • Focusing on fundamental applications and analysis of Sociology in life.
  • Develop the skills among the students to make them excel in any field.
  • Rendering job–oriented and self-employment opportunities to the aspiring students.
  • Effective role performance at micro & macro levels to meet sociology-oriented challenges with ease and confidence.

Programme Outcomes

The M.A in Sociology offered by OSGU; one of the top M.A. colleges in Hisar, Haryana is dedicated to provide an in-depth study of a wide spectrum of aspects that are intricately attached to Society, Sociological Theories, Pre-Capitalist to Capitalist Social formations. It assists the aspiring students to understand the belief systems, historical, cultural and philosophical influences that shaped the society at local, National, and International level, through different ages. It traces the development of different stages, strata of society and humanity in a wider sense. It helps them recognize and discuss the stylistic aspects along with ideological shifts and major trends through a representative study of its dominant figures and different periods it also provides the five objectives of Higher Education; Andragogy, Extension, Application, Implementation, Research and Learning along with enhanced groomed personality so as to cope up with the working style of modern India and world.

Career Path

The career path post-pursuing M.A. in Sociology is paved with numerous golden opportunities that lead to happy life and a prosperous career. Along with great engineers, lawyers, doctors, and scientists the world needs top-notch experts in sociology who possess a great understanding of topics that is concerned with the relevant domains. By completing this 2-year programme at Om Sterling Global University, Hisar, Haryana, the aspiring student will be made acquainted with an ever-growing career whose real-time applications are limitless. With a degree of M.A. in Sociology in hand, a student can earn respect in the society and become a beacon of light for others.

Now, as per the skill set, interest, and aptitude attained, a graduate in M.A. in Sociology can opt to become

  • Further studies to obtain Post PG degree such as M.Phil.& Ph.D.
  • Teacher
  • Lecturer
  • Orator
  • Writer
  • Social Worker
  • NGO Executive
  • Human Resource Executive
  • Business Development Executive
  • Marketing Executive
  • Tourism Executive

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum percentage and others criteria for admission will be as per UGC/ Concerned Regulatory Bodies.

Provided below are the criteria that need to be met for the given course.

For National Students

  • Graduation in any discipline or equivalent grades.

For International Students

  • Rule framed by University Grants Commission (UGC) and notified in its website www.ugc.ac.in will be followed for deciding the eligibility and admission of International students to various courses offered in Om Sterling Global University, Hisar.

Programme Syllabus

The program syllabus of M.A. in Sociology has been made in such a way that it takes care of the holistic development of an aspiring student and makes them ready to face modern world challenges and requirements with ease. Along with equal emphasis on the theoretical and practical aspects of study; Om Sterling Global University also focuses on providing personality development classes and communication and skills development classes; as these are a must to survive in the highly competitive market whose demands are never-ending. With these programs, an aspiring student can excel at any interview and can become a recruiter’s favorite candidate in the process.

Semester I

S.No. Subject
01. General Sociology
02. Classical Sociological Theory
03. Research Methodology
04. Elective –I
Rural Sociology
Urban Sociology
Social Anthropology
05. Elective-II
Social Psychology
Sociology of Education

Semester II

Sr. No Subjects
01. Modern Sociological Theory
02. Indian Society and Culture
03. Qualitative and Quantitative Research
03. Elective-III
Sociology of Population Studies
Sociology of Rural Development
04. Elective-IV
Political Sociology
Social Problems
Criminology

Semester III

S.No. Subject
01. Advanced Social Theory Trends
02. Computer Application in Social Research
03. Gender and Society
04. Elective-V
Industrial Sociology
Social Change and Social Movements in India
05. Elective-VI
Sociology of Marginalized Sections
Social Change and Development
Sociology of Religion

Semester IV

S.No. Subject
01. Sociological Concepts and Key Ideas
02. Sociology of Organizations and Human Resource Development
03. Perspectives on Indian Society
04. Elective-VII
Sociology of Mass Communication
Cultural Studies
Sociology of Development
05. Elective-VIII
Sociology of Health
Environment and Society

How to Apply

You can fill-up the Admission Enquiry Form below if you have any queries regarding the admission procedure of M.A. in Sociology. Now, if you are unable to decide on which program to choose, feel free to reach out to us via the free Tele-counselling option. If you have decided that you must pursue M.A. in Sociology and start a highly-rewarding career then go ahead and fill-up the Online Application now.

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