Department of Sociology |

About the Department

The Department of Sociology at Shiv Nadar University (SNU) aims to train students in a critical awareness of changing social values and practices and their importance in regulating our lives and relationships with others and ourselves.

Eschewing an easy distinction between the old and the new, the Department imagines the discipline of Sociology and Social Anthropology in a way that the old is in the new and vice-versa. This imagination focuses on thinking through the practices and processes that... read more

Recent News & Activities

15 Sep 2019
Mehaq Mehta, a sociology major student presented her paper 'Habitus of Loss: Psychic and Social' at the Fortis Third Annual Psychology... read more
05 Sep 2019
The Dean's List recognized six sociology students for academic excellence for the Spring 2019 semester. The six students recognized (... read more
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