Academic Departments
Department of Sociology
1, Reformatory Street, Kolkata- 700 027
Phone : 2479-2926

Year of Establishment


Courses Offered

Programme Level of Study Cut-off Mark at entry Intake Capacity
M.A. P.G. Degree B.A. Hons.In order of merit 70
Ph.D. Research M.A. Degree

Faculty Members

Name Specialisation
Swapan Kumar Bhattacharyya Sociological thought and Theory of Rural Sociology, Sociology of Behaviour in conflict with norms and law.
Swapan Kumar Pramanik Sociological Thought and Sociology in India, Urban Sociology.
Bholanath Bandyopadhyay Marxist Sociology and Rural Sociology.
Dr. Basabi Sur Sociology of Industry & Sociology of Economic Development.
Dr. Bula Bhadra Ancient Indian Society and Sociology of Crime & Deviance.
Krishna Chakraborty Research Methodology, Rural Sociology, Sociology of Work.
Gayatri Bhattacharyya Social Thought in India & Industrial Sociology.
Sudeshna Basu Mukherjee Social Psychology & Industrial Sociology.

Research Work

Major thrust areas in which Research activities are being actively pursued :


Social Mobility

Social Stratification


Economic Development

Women's Issues

Drug Addiction

Cultural Study