Master of Philosophy in Sociology

Distribution of Courses by Semester

First Semester

Paper

Code No.

Title of Course

Credit hr

Remarks

1.

So 601

Macro Sociology, Historical Comparative Methods and Social Inquiry

3

Required

2.

So 602

Logic of Social Inquiry, Research and Writing

3

Required

3.

So 603

Social Movements: Studies on Collective Actions for Change

3

Optional

Any two

4.

So 604

Poverty, Social Exclusion and Inclusionary Policies

3

5.

So 605

Sociology of Economic Development

3

6.

So 606

Sociology of Gender

3

Second Semester

Paper

Code No.

Title of Course

Credit hrs

Remarks

1.

So 621

Social and Economic Dynamics of Nepal: Survey Data Analysis and Interpretation

3

Required

2.

So 622

Sociology and Public Policy

3

Optional

Any three

3.

So 623

Globalization, Citizenship and Subjectivities

3

4.

So 624

The State, Market and the Development Debates

3

5.

So 625

Intersectionality: Caste, Class, Gender and Region

3

6.

So 626

Transformation of Nepali State

3

7.

So627

Social History of Nepali Society

3

8.

So628

Sociology of Ethnicity, Identity and Federalism

3

Third Semester

1.

So 631

Thesis Writing

6

Required

Grading

Twenty percent of the class grade will be based on readings and preparation of summaries. Another 20 percent will be based on classroom presentation and discussion. The remaining 60 percent will be based on final examination.

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2017

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2017
Sociology 2nd Semester EXAM routine has been published.
2017

Prof. David Seddon's talk remained insightful! Thank you those who participated.

2017

Indu Pant giving a talk on child marriage practices in Nepal, this afternoon (December 6, 2016) at CDS. A very good presentation. Well appreciated, and thank you!!

2017
Congratulations to Avash Bhandari, recipient of the Gopal Singh Nepali Memorial Research Award-2016 for his MA thesis 'Hindu School in a Secular State: Interpreting Secularism in Nepal Ved Vidhyashram'.