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IGNOU - Master of Arts Sociology (MSO)

Course Title / Nomenclature

Master of Arts Sociology (MSO)

Course Duration

Minimum 2 years and Maximum 5 years

Faculty / School / Department / Center offering the course

School of Social Sciences (SOSS)

Eligibility Criteria / Entry Requirements

Bachelor's Degree in any subject from a recognized University.

About the Course

The M.A. Programme in sociology is designed to provide advanced sociological knowledge, perspectives and skills to a wide cross section of learners, including those in remote and inaccessible areas. In terms of content it focuses on classical and advanced concepts and theories, research methods and perspectives, social issues of development, state of sociology in India, social issues of development, education transnational communities, migration, urbanization, development of the largest section of the population and emerging concerns in contemporary society. With this backdrop the programme aims to address the various emerging concerns of the discipline taking cognizance of need of the students on the one hand and the cognitive ability of this discipline on the other.

Course Pattern

Open / Distance Learning (ODL)

Medium of Instruction

English and Hindi Medium

Mode of Admission

Course is offered in both January & July cycle of admissions

Information about the courses provided here is partial and should not be treated as comprehensive. i.e The institution would be offering other course than those mentioned here. Students are advised to check with the intitution for the latest information in regard to the course.

Indicative Fee Details

Programme Fee
Rs. 9000 for full programme to be paid year wise @ Rs. 4,500/- per year (Effective July 2013 Batch)

Previous / Old Course Fee
Rs. 2,800 + Rs. 2,600 (Pre-July 2013 Batch)

Fee details shown here are indicative and might have chaged. Please contact the institution for the latest fee details.

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