Department of Sociology

Introduction

Sociology

At the dawn of today the subject of Sociology has got significant worth. With the invasion of technology and industry, dynamics of society and social systems are changing rapidly. In the modern era, the nature of human relationships and interaction has become significantly complex. Though, the development is a positive phenomenon but still it generated various social issues i.e. racism, gender discrimination, civilization clashes, terrorism, social and economic conflicts, inequalities etc. The consequences of these issues have challenged human survival. The Department of Sociology, University of Jhang, aims to create sociological imagination and logical reasoning about these social issues.

Sociological knowledge makes the individuals able to analyze the various perspectives of human group life and relationships. It provides the opportunity to the learners of enhancing their skills of research and analytical techniques. Sociology plays its significant role in social development and welfare sectors, by providing assistance in the form of research and analysis. The department of Sociology puts efforts to make its students able to serve for the wellbeing of society by imparting social and cognitive skills.

We educate the students with special focus on their socialization and professional training. The department has well qualified and dynamic faculty with highly skillful and professional backgrounds. Department has also provided a sound academic and research environment for students by facilitating them with equipped classrooms and organizing seminars and workshops. In addition, internship opportunities with international and national organizations working in the field of social development will be part of our study programs in order to blend the academic knowledge with practical skills. The department of sociology has offered Bachelor Degree program in Sociology and aims to start MPhil program in near future.