Department of Sociology

Department of Sociology

The Department of Sociology of this college was established in the year 1978 with 24 students. The pioneer teacher of the department was headed by Prof. Anjanappa, who served for 14 years from 1978 to 1992. Then prof. Subramanya shouldered this department for 11 years from 1992 to 2003. At present Dr. N.Somashekar (myself) is working since 2003.
The subject sociology is taught along with History and Economics subjects. From the establishment of the department till 1995, students strength had not exceeded 50 but, from 2005 onwards it has reaised to more than 100 students in each section. At present the department has 200 and above students.

  • The department of sociology was established in the year 1978 with 24 students.
  • The subject sociology taught along with History and Economics.In the beginning, Prof. Anjanappa was served for more than 20 years. Later Prof. G.S.Subramanya shouldered the department for 8 years. At present Dr. N Somashekar heads the department since 2003.
  • Currently the department has more than 150 students.
  • To provide quality education and promote scientific temper Blend theoretical knowledge with practical skills.
  • Pursue academic excellence through quality teaching and research skills.
    Inculcate right social values among students.
  • Promote leadership quality among students.
  • Produce socially sensitive citizens.
  • Promote the students to pursue higher education.
  • Provide guidance for competitive examinations and vocational skills.
  • Sociological forum established for research skill development.
  • Film show on social issues and problems.
  • Quiz and debate competitions conducted frequently
  • Wallpaper published to enrich the development of writing skill.
  • Field work conducted.
  • Field visit for social activities.
Name Qualification Experience Designation Photo
Dr. N.SOMASHEKAR MA., PGD(Eng), Ph.D., SLET. 32 years

Associate Professor
Head of Department

Mr. H.R.NARESH MA., B.Ed.. 10 Years

Assistant Professor


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