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

12 Mar 2018
Department of Sociology, Shiv Nadar University invites you for a series of Job Talks Date: 12-13 March 2018, Monday Time:... read more
31 May 2017
The Department hosted Professor Gunnel Cederlof as a part of its seminar series for her presentation titled - "Controlling corridors,... read more
Student Spotlight
The journey of transformation begins here