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The School of Social Sciences, a Department of the Punjabi University, was established from the academic year 2012-13  Bachelor in Social Sciences (Honours)’ Students are prepared with requisite knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the new order. The department caters to the needs of students to achieve goals of higher education and keep well-informed of the latest developments in their specific subjects. Our emphasis is to develop top administrators for the Government and Private sectors. The School has also built up adequate infrastructure and resources to support the students in their pursuit of excellence. The students have been activated to get a feel of team work in administration. The regular academic and other activities are going on to enrich them.

Career Options:

1) To cater to the needs of outstanding students who after 10+2 plan to excel in Social Sciences so as to prepare them for competitive, Civil Services and other examinations conducted by Union Public Services Commission, State Public Service Commissions, etc.

2) To provide better opportunities for Teaching and Research in Social Sciences.

Our Heads:

            The department was fortunate in having galaxy of Academicians as its Heads.  These included:

S.No.

Name

From

To

01

Professor S. S. Tiwana

16-04-2012

31-12-2012

02

Professor Baldev Singh Sandhu

10-01-2013

30-06-2014

03

Professor Inderjit Singh

01-07-2014

20-07-2014

04

Professor D. K. Madaan

21-07-2014

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Our Students:

     

The department was fortunate in having galaxy of meritorious students. The demand for the course has been has grown over the period. The details in this context are as under:

Year

Total Admission Forms Received

Total Seats

2012-13

120

40

2013-14

252

40

2014-15

511

40

2015-16

619

40

2016-17 598 80
2017-18 468 44+16
2018-19 581 93+27
2019-20 684 93+27


 

 

           During the academic year 2019-20, the total enrolment of students is as under:

S.No.

Class

Total Students

Male

Female

01

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 1st Year

103

47

56

02

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 2ndYear

91

32

59

03

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 3rdYear

46

17

29

 

TOTAL

240

96

144


 

 

           During the academic year 2018-19, the total enrolment of students is as under:

S.No.

Class

Total Students

Male

Female

01

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 1st Year

100

39

61

02

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 2ndYear

48

17

31

03

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 3rdYear

78

43

35

 

TOTAL

226

99

127

 

        During the academic year 2017-18, the total enrolment of students is as under:

S.No.

Class

Total Students

Male

Female

01

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 1st Year

48

18

30

02

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 2ndYear

79

43

36

03

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 3rdYear

52

27

25

 

TOTAL

179

88

91

 

            During the academic year 2016-17, the total enrolment of students is as under:

S.No.

Class

Total Students

Male

Female

01

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 1st Year

91

45

46

02

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 2ndYear

57

29

28

03

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 3rdYear

49

29

20

 

TOTAL

197

103

94

 

             During the academic year 2015-16, the total enrolment of students is as under:

S.No.

Class

Total Students

Male

Female

01

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 1st Year

57

29

28

02

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 2ndYear

49

29

20

03

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 3rdYear

48

35

13

 

TOTAL

154

93

61

      During the academic year 2014-15, the total enrolment of students was as under:

S.No.

Class

Total Students

Male

Female

01

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 1st Year

58

38

20

02

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 2ndYear

51

38

13

03

B.A. (Hons) Social Sciences 3rdYear

43

33

10

 

TOTAL

152

109

43


 
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