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M.Phil Sociology

Master of Philosophy in Sociology

Are you a graduate who is searching for options to pursue higher studies? If you have an interest in Sociology subject then you can opt for M.Phil with Sociology as your main specialization. There are many government as well as private institutes in India offering this course as full time as well as part time study option. All the details including eligibility criteria, duration of the course and very important that is the job prospects are mentioned here for your reference.

Course Name: M.Phil Sociology
Stream: Social Science
Course Category: Sociology
Duration: 2 years

About the curse

M.Phil Sociology is equivalent to a post graduate course as Master of Philosophy in Sociology.
It includes study of social sciences which is basically about the society we live in. It teaches about Advanced Sociological Theory and Social Statistics. Sociological Research Methods are important part of this course. Candidates also have opportunity to learn about some aspects of the Sociology of Science, Environment, Technology, Sociology of Medicine, etc.

Higher studies optionsA student who has successfully completed his or her M.Phil can pursue PhD. Depending upon individual interest. Other courses which can be opted are short duration job specific courses related to computers or else.

Eligibility Criteria

For any post graduate, a Graduation degree is an essential requirement and same is the case with M.Phil Sociology. Candidates who have completed their Graduation degree with a similar specialization from some recognized institute are eligible for this course.
The minimum required marks may vary from institutes to institute and some universities have criteria of admission entrance examinations.

M.Phil Sociology 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


M.Phil Sociology - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering M.Phil Sociology course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Aditi MahavidyalayaUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Faculty of Law University of DelhiUniversity of DelhiDelhi
NDMVP Samaj''s K.T.H.M. CollegeSavitribai Phule Pune UniversityMaharashtra
Presidency CollegeBerhampur UniversityOdisha
Rajaram Shinde College of EngineeringUniversity of MumbaiMaharashtra
School of LawChrist UniversityKarnataka
School of SociologyBanasthali VidhyapithRajasthan
Softkey Education & Infotech LtdKarnataka State Open UniversityMaharashtra

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Duration of the course

The course duration is 2 years which is divided as 4 semesters. It may vary for distance learning course or part time course.

Job Prospects

In terms of career, Sociology field is considered as average paying option. Government has lots of job for such candidates like in schools, non-profit organizations, etc.
Many private practitioners also need candidates with good knowledge of the subject.
Candidates can also work is corporations to health sectors, care facilities (private or government) and research institutions.
Many people opt to be a Social worker on their own. They deal with organizations, groups or families to work in the direction of improving society. They intent to decrease the social problems like poverty, unemployment, anti-social activities etc.

M.Phil Sociology Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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