logo

Sri Venkateswara University SV University

Department of Sociology

Information

7 dedicated directorates empowering Sri Venkateswara University to deliver world class - international services



logo

Sri Venkateswara University SV University

True Multi Disciplinary University



logo

Sri Venkateswara University SV University

500 acres of lush green campus




logo

Sri Venkateswara University SV University

Awarded Prestigious A+ Grade by NAAC




logo

Sri Venkateswara University SV University

Exemplary Multi Disciplinary University.




logo

Sri Venkateswara University SV University

south india's no.1 university


About Department of Sociology

The Department of Sociology was started in 1971, as combined Department of Anthropology and Sociology with two founding faculty, Prof.A.S.N.Murthy and Prof.M.S.N. Reddy and became an independent Department in 1975. At present, there are 2 professors, 1 Assistant Professor and 3 Professors retired recently.
The Department offers three courses; M.A., M.Phil. and Ph.D, to be abreast with social demands and keeping in view the social relevance the department makes selective choices of areas for teaching , research and extension. Students and Research scholars are provided with theoretical knowledge base along with functional domain exposure in areas like. The Thrust areas are Rural Sociology, Urban Sociology, Industrial Sociology, Sociology of Dalits and Backward classes, Family Studies, Gerontology, social Demography and Tribal Studies.
The Departmental Library has a good collection of over 800 books and an Audio-system. From last academic year we have started Hospital and Health Care Management’ one year P.G. Diploma Course through Distance mode (DDE) .The course curriculum is job/career-oriented offering electives in emerging and inter-disciplinary areas like Sociology of Development and Welfare, Medical Sociology and Criminology. The Department has a ‘Career Guidance Cell’ catering to the career prospects of the student fraternity. Purpose of starting the department is to encourage and inculcate originality and creativity among the students, to establish a vibrant and productive interface with the community, to support the students to take initiatives to improve their career prospects, to provide exemplary learning opportunities.

Courses offered : • M.Phil. • Ph.D • One year P.G. Diploma Course • M.A. Regular • M.A.DDE • Hospital and Health Care Management(DDE).

Latest Happenings at College of Arts

SV University is made up of 5 colleges and 16 centers along with vast network of affiliated colleges. Explore the latest events, programs, blogs, photos and videos of university.

W3C Validation Purpose

Genevieve

Everyone here has really diverse interests and passions. Everyone is doing really awesome stuff.

For W3C Validation

GET IN TOUCH

Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati , is established in 1954 in the world famous holy temple town of Tirupati on the sprawling campus of 1000 acres with a panoramic and pleasant hill view. The University stands as a testimony to the wisdom and foresight of great visionaries Late Sri Tanguturi Prakasam Pantulu, the then Chief Minister of Andhra and Late Sri Neelam Sanjiva Reddy, to cater the educational needs and aspirations of the people of Rayalaseema area. With a great wisdom, the founder of this University have rightly coined the motto Wisdom lies in proper perspective for it.

The University has grown excellently from strength to strength over the past 60 years, as a premier institute of higher learning under the able and committed leaderships of successive Vice-Chancellors starting from Prof. S. Govindarajulu to the present Vice Chancellor Prof. Avula Damodaram. It has gone through greater strides in the transformation of the University with acquiring necessary and modern sophisticated instrumentation to catch up with the world competition in academic and research programmes.

Let's talk

For W3C Validation
Processing Request
This feature work is in progress, Plan to be completed by wave 2-5
X
Having Issue In Login / Register? Contact us on +91 9346610448, +91 7013287587
We are processing your request...