Padmashree College
The British College
ISMT College

Padmakanya Multiple Campus, Kathmandu

MA in Sociology

Affiliated To: Tribhuvan University (TU)



Course Level

Master Degree


2 Years

Study Mode

Full Time




UGC Approved


Overview of MA in Sociology at Padmakanya Multiple Campus (PK Campus), Kathmandu, Nepal

Course Overview:

The Master of Arts (MA) in Sociology at PK Campus provides students with a rigorous understanding of the intricate relationships and structures within human societies. It delves into societal patterns, human interactions, cultural phenomena, and the underlying principles that guide human behavior in various social contexts.

Course Outlines:

The curriculum for the MA in Sociology is comprehensive, encapsulating a diverse range of topics:

  1. Classical Sociological Theories
  2. Contemporary Sociological Theories
  3. Research Methodologies in Sociology
  4. Urban Sociology
  5. Rural Sociology
  6. Sociology of Development
  7. Sociology of Gender and Sexuality
  8. Political Sociology
  9. Sociology of Education
  10. Environmental Sociology


The MA in Sociology program is structured over two academic years, segmented into four semesters.


  1. To instill a thorough comprehension of sociological theories and their applications.
  2. To provide students with the tools necessary to conduct sociological research.
  3. To foster a holistic understanding of societal dynamics and cultural nuances.
  4. To empower students to become agents of positive societal change.


Candidates aspiring for admission should possess a Bachelor's degree in Sociology or a related field from an institution acknowledged by Tribhuvan University.

Learning Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will:

  1. Demonstrate a comprehensive grasp of sociological concepts and theories.
  2. Exhibit proficiency in sociological research methods.
  3. Analyze and interpret societal patterns, behaviors, and interactions.
  4. Employ sociological knowledge in addressing social issues and challenges.


The field of sociology offers a wide lens through which one can view, understand, and contribute to multiple sectors in society, including education, healthcare, governance, media, and more.

Fees Structures:

For explicit details on the fee structure, interested candidates are advised to contact the administration office of PK Campus.

Career Prospects:

An MA in Sociology paves the way for a rich tapestry of opportunities, ranging from academia to policy formulation, research, and more.

Career Options:

  1. Sociological Researcher
  2. Social Analyst
  3. Policy Advisor
  4. Lecturer/Professor in Sociology
  5. Community Development Officer
  6. Cultural Advisor

Why Choose this Course:

  1. Acquire a profound understanding of the complexities of human societies.
  2. The potential for research and societal impact.
  3. Diverse career opportunities across sectors.
  4. An ever-relevant field given the dynamic nature of societies.


PK Campus extends scholarship opportunities to meritorious and deserving candidates. Detailed specifics can be sourced from the campus administration.

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