Department of Sociology

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A Brief Profile of the Department

Coinciding with the commencement of the first academic session, the Department of Sociology at this college came into being in 1985 with Shri Y.N. Karna, Shri P.B. Nanda and Miss I.M. Syiem as its founding faculty members. Initially starting as a department engaged in teaching degree classes at pass course level alone under affiliation of the North Eastern Hill University, the department`s affiliation status was eventually upgraded to teaching at honours level, in 1994. The department has been able to maintain consistent record of performance ever since beginning.

Dr. (Ms.) Nila Dutta, Ph.D. M.A., UGC NET, B.Ed., joined the college as Lecturer in Sociology, in June, 2000. She is an active member of different committees of the college. Currently she is the Head of the Department.

PR. Dimchuiliu, M.A. UGC JRF/NET, joined the department of Sociology at this college, in June, 2011. Prior to joining this department, she was teaching in Trinity Public School. She is a Young Sociologist Prize awardee and is currently pursuing her doctoral degree at the department of Sociology, NEHU. She takes teaching sincerely and associates herself with other activities of the college.

Ms. Eunice Lalpiengzo Neitham, M.A., UGC JRF/NET, has joined the college as a Lecturer, in June, 2015. Currently she is a research scholar in North-Eastern Hill University. She is involved with various activities of the college.