School of Social Science and Policy

About the school

School of Social Science and Policy

The School of Social Sciences and Policy embodies cohesiveness of multiple disciplines that instantly seek its relevance in understanding and analysing human behaviour in an integrated framework. The school has four centres namely Centre for Development Studies, Centre for Economic Studies and Policy, Centre for Sociological Studies and Centre for Political Studies. It continuously endeavours to blend its teaching engagement with empirical research. Academic programmes based on the emerging debates both in the theoretical and empirical planes in respective disciplines also see its engagement in continuous search for building- up a new knowledge base relevant to the developing world particularly. For teaching, research and training, the School of Social Sciences and Policy looks forward to learn from the development experiences of the world at large. In the process, it does not exclude the local economy, society and polity. Its agenda and implementation of the same by way of organizing Seminar, Workshop and Development Dialogue embed the essence of the School.