Department of Sociology
About Department of Sociology - Aligarh Muslim University
The creation of Department of Sociology in Aligarh Muslim University goes back to 1967, with undergraduate studies program. Just few years after its inception, the department expanded and Postgraduate as well as Research programs were started in early 1970s. As the demand for the study of Sociology surged, the undergraduate Sociology program as introduced in the Women’s College during mid - 80s.
A totally new course of Master of Social Work (MSW, 2 year PG course) was introduced in 1990s. Making it the Department of Sociology and Social Work. As of now, both the departments (Sociology & Social Work) are working independently since 2013.
Courses offered by Department of Sociology
B.A (Hons) - 40 Seats
M.A. (Sociology) - 35 Seats
Ph D - As per requirement and Govt norms.
Faculty Members of Department of Sociology
Prof. Abdul Matin - Professor
Prof. Syed Zainuddin - Professor
Prof. Abdul Waheed - Professor
Prof. Mohd. Akram - Professor
Dr. P. K. Mathur - Associate Professor
Dr. Shereen Sadiq - Associate Professor
Dr. Sameena - Assistant Professor
Dr. Sadaf Nasir - Assistant Professor
Dr. Mohammad Swalehin - Assistant Professor
Dr. Irfanullah Farooqi - Assistant Professor
Dr. S. Nadeem Fatmi - Assistant Professor