Vision, Mission & Objective


To promote and project the discipline as a viable one both academically and vocationally.


To situate Sociology of Development in the context of Odisha society with special reference to
its disparities, deprivations and marginalization. To promote fieldwork as a tradition in the
practice of Sociology.


  1. To cater to the curricular requirements of UG/PG with utmost sincerity and dedication.
  2. To address the special needs of the students and scholars in the form of remedial classes, guidance and counselling.
  3. To inculcate and promote research aptitude among the scholars so to motivate them to evolve as promising academics.
  4. To intensify and diversify faculty specializations through research and writings to promote the culture and research in the Department.

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