B.A (Hons)


Gain a better understanding of society and social behaviour, with our Honours course in Sociology, which delves deep into the fundamental concepts related to structure of society, organisation of society and human interactions within these constructs. From global warfare and religious cults to family structure, social class, race and gender, the scope and range of the course gives you a wide opportunity to implement what you learn, whether it is in academia, public policy, social development or more.

Course Structure

Choice Based Credit System


Course CodeName of CourseTypeSemesterMarks
CC-1Introductory Sociology ISOC-A-CC-1-1-TH&TU1100
CC-2Sociology of India-ISOC-A-CC -1-2-TH&TU1100
GE-1Introduction To Sociology1100
AECC1Compulsory English / MIL (Bengali / Hindi)1100
CC-3Introductory Sociology-IISOC-A-CC -2-3-TH&TU2100
C-4Sociology of India IISOC-A-CC-2-4-TH&TU2100
GE-2Sociology of India2100
CC-5Political SociologySOC-A-CC-3-5-TH&TU3100
CC-6Sociology of ReligionSOC-A-CC-3-6-TH&TU3100
CC-7Sociology of Gender and SexualitySOC-A-CC-3-7-TH&TU3100
GE-3Sociological Theories3100
SEC -A-1 or SEC -A-2Reading + Writing and Interpretation in Sociology or Gender SensitisationSOC-A-SEC- 3-A(1)-TH or SOC-A-SEC- 3-A(2)-TH3100
CC-8Economic SociologySOC-A-CC-4-8-TH&T4100
CC-9Population StudiesSOC-A-CC-4-9-TH&TU4100
CC-10Social StratificationSOC-A-CC -4-10-TH&TU4100
GE-4Methods of Sociological Enquiry4100
SEC-B-1 or SEC-B-2Statistical Reasoning for Sociology or Theory and Practice of DevelopmentSOC-A-SEC- 4-B (1)-TH or SOC-A-SEC- 4- B(2)-TH4100
CC-11Sociological Thinkers ISOC-A-CC-5-11-TH&TU5100
CC-12Research Methods – ISOC-A-CC-5-12-TH&TU5<t/d>100
DSE-A-1 or DSE-A-2Urban Sociology or Sociology of Work and IndustrySOC-A-DSE- 5 -A(1)-TH&TU or SOC-A-DSE- 5 -A(2)-TH&TU5100
DSE-B-1 or DSE-B-2India Sociological Traditions or Sociology of Visual Culture and MediaSOC-A-DSE-5 -B(1)-TH&TU or SOC-A-DSE-5 -B(2)-TH&TU5100
CC-13Sociological Thinkers-IISOC-A-CC-6-13-TH&TU6100
CC-14Research Methods – IISOC-A-CC-6-14-TH&TU6100<t/d>
DSE-A-3 or DSE-A-4Environmental Sociology or Agrarian SociologySOC-A-DSE- 6 -A(3)-TH&TU or SOC-A-DSE- 6 -A(4)-TH&TU6100
DSE-B-3 or DSE-B-4Sociology of Health and Medicine or Project: Fieldwork And DissertationSOC-A-DSE-6 -B(3)-TH&TU or SOC-A-DSE-6 -B(4)-TH&TU6100<t/d>


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Course Eligibility

A candidate taking up Honours Course in a subject must have obtained at the previous qualifying examination a minimum of:

55% marks in Sociology


45% marks in Sociology + 50% marks in BO4

Note :

  • If the candidate has not studied Sociology in class XII, he / she needs to achieve the above-mentioned marks in English to apply for Sociology (H).
  • Sociology (H) is not available for candidates from Commerce stream.
  • Please also read General Eligibility Criteria, Under Admissions.
Course Duration

3 Years

Course Hours

10:15 am to 4:30 pm (Day Session, Co-Ed)

Course Fees

₹ 24,405 (First Semester)