Sociology

DEPARTMENT OVERVIEW

1. Name of the Department

Sociology

     

2.

Year of Establishment

1970

   

3. Programme / Courses offered

B. A. (UG)

     

4.

Interdisciplinary Courses offered

 

  1. Programme wise Examination System (Annual / Semester / CBCS)

 

B. A.

Semester

 

  1. Participation of department in the courses offered by other departments: Nil

 

 

7. Courses in collaboration with other universities:

   

Nil

   
                   
 

8. Details of courses/programmes discontinued with reasons: Nil

       
                     
 

9. Number of Teaching posts :

             
   

Designation

Sanctioned

 

Recruited

   
   

Professors

 

   

   
   

Associate Professor

 

1

   

1

     
   

Assistant Professor

 

2

   

2

     
   

Others

   

   

   

10. Faculty profile:

Name

Qualification

Designation

Specialization

Experience

(Years)

Ph. D.

Students

guided for

the last 4

years

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
           

Gender Study,

     

1 Awarded, 1

   
   

Dr. Usha

 

M.A., M. Phil.,

HOD & Associate

Industrial

         
       

26 Years

 

Submitted

   
   

Patil

 

Ph.D.

Professor

Sociology, Indian

       
           

7 Ongoing

   
           

Social Problems

         
                       
   

Ankush

 

M.A., B.Ed., M.

Assistant

Rural Sociology,

           
     

Phil., NET..,

 

5 Years

 

Nil

   
   

Gondage

 

Professor

Social Problems

       
     

Ph.D.(Ongoing)

           
                       
       

M.A. (Sociology),

               
       

M.A.(History),

               
   

Umesh

 

Diploma in

Assistant

Human Rights

 

4 Years

 

Nil

   
 

Wangdare

 

Museology, Dip.

Professor

       
                 
       

in Gandhian

               
       

Studies, NET

               
  1. List of senior visiting faculty: Nil
  2. Percentage of lectures delivered and practical classes handled by temporary faculty: Nil
  3. Student – Teacher Ratio Programme Wise:

B. A.

  1. Number of academic support staff (technical) and administrative staff; sanctioned and filled: Nil
  2. Qualifications of teaching faculty with Ph. D/ M. Phil. / PG :

Name of the Faculty

Qualification

Dr. U. B. Patil

Ph. D.

Ankush Gondage

M. Phil.

Umesh Wangadare

PG

  1. Number of faculty with ongoing projects from funding agencies & grants received: Nil
  2. Departmental projects funded by DST – FIST; UGC, DBT, ICSSR, etc. and total grants received:
 

Project Name

Funding Agency

Status

 

Funds Received

   
 

A Sociological Study

           
 

Of Women Prisoners

UGC

Completed

 

70,000/-

   
 

in Kalamba Central

     
             
 

Prison, Kolhapur

           
           
 

18. Research Centre /facility recognized by the University:

 

No

 


19. Publications:

         
 

Name of Faculty / Student

Number of papers published in

 

peer reviewed journals

     
 

Dr. U. B. Patil

 

01

 

Name of Faculty

Chapter In Books

 

Dr. U. B. Patil

 

13

 

Name of Faculty

Book Edited

 

Dr. U. B. Patil

 

02

     
 

Name of Faculty

Books with ISBN

 

Dr. U. B. Patil

 

02

  1. Area of consultancy and income generated: Nil

 

21. Faculty working as member on various committees / Boards:

 

Member, Board of Study, Shivaji University, Kolhapur

 

 

22. Student Projects:

·       Percentage of students who have done in-house projects including inter departmental / programme

 

100 %

·       Percentage of students placed for projects in organizations outside the institution i.e.in Research laboratories / Industry / other agencies

 

 

Nil

23. Awards / Recognitions received by faculty and students:

Name of the Faculty

Award / Recognition

Dr. Usha Patil

Adarsha Shikshak Puraskar by

 

Aviskar foundation, Kolhapur.

Prof. Umesh Wangdare

Recognition by Maj. Gen. D.S. Gill

 

Additional Director Genral, NCC,

 

Maharashtra

  1. List of eminent academicians and scientists / visitors to the department:
  • Archana Kamble, New College, Kolhapur.
  • Chandrakant Khandagale, KWC College, Sangli. Dr. Jagan Karade, Shivaji University, Kolhapur.
  • Mahendra Jadhav, President, Marathi Samajashastra Parishad, Maharastra.
  • R. Nadaf, Shahu Mahavidyalaya, Kolhapur
  1. Student profile programme/course wise:

Course

Year

Applications

Selected

Enrolled

Pass

 

Received

   

%

 

Male

Female

 
       

 
  1. Diversity of Students:

Name of the

Year

 

% of students from

   

Course

Same State

 

Other State

 

Abroad

 
       

B. A.

2016 – 17

100 %

 

 

 

 

  1. How many students have cleared national and state competitive examinations such as NET, Civil services, Defense services, etc.?
           

Other

 

Course

 

NET / SET

 

Civil Service

Competitive

           

Exams

 

B. A.

 

01/01

 

Nil

 
       

29. Students Progression:

     
 

UG to PG

     

10%

         

Employed:

       
 

Campus Recruitment

   

 

Other than Campus Recruitment

   

 

Self Employment

     

30. Details of Infrastructural facilities:

     
 

Library

     

Yes

Internet facility for Staff &

   

Yes

 

Students

       

Classrooms with ICT facility

   

Yes

 

Laboratories

     

 

  1. Number of students receiving financial assistance from college, university, government or other agencies:

All eligible students get financial assistance from government schemes like scholarships, freeships etc.

  1. Details on student enrichment programmes (special lectures / workshops / seminar) with external experts:
   

2011 – 12

   
   

Formation of Samajashastra Abhyas Mandal.

   
   

Study Visit to Warna Industry.

   
   

Celebration of World Human Rights Day.

   
   

Study Tour to Sindhudurg.

   
   

2012 – 13

   
   

Inauguration of Samajashastra Abhyas Mandal by Dr. Archana Kamble.

 
   

Screening of Tribal Society.

   
  • Celebration of World Human Rights Day.
  • Organized Lecture on Social Work by Anuradha Bhosale.
  • Organized Lecture on Health and Environment by Dipak Devalapurkar. Study Tour to Kudal Sangam, Hampi-Badami.

2013 – 14

  • Inauguration of Samajashastra Abhyas Mandal by Prof. Chandakant Khandagale.
  • Visit to College Library and Reference Section. Study Visit to Rural Life Museum Kaneri.
  • Organized Departmental Seminar of Students.
  • Village Survey of Pohale, Ta. Panhala. Dist. Kolhapur.
  • Students Participated in Avishkar Research Competition
  • Industrial Study Visit to Mahatma Phule Magaswargiya Sut Girni And Varana Mahila Udoug Samuh

2014 – 15

 

  • Inauguration of Samajashastra Abhyas Mandal by Dr Jagan Karade. Organized Departmental Seminar of Students.
  • Study Visit to Rural Life Museum Kaneri
  • Department Students Participated In State Level Seminar Organized By Shardabai Govindrao Pawar Chair Shivaji University Kolhapur.
  • Village Survey of Yavluj, Ta. Panhala. Dist. Kolhapur.
  • Department Students Participated In National Level Seminar on Gender Equality and Development in Modern India Organized By Smt. Champaben Shaha Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Sangli.
  • Study Tour to Sindhudurg, Malvan, Devbag. Organized Departmental Alumni Meet.
  • Visit to College Library and Reference Section
  •  
  • Department Students Participated in University Level Seminar on Life skill Development Organized by the New College, Kolhapur.
  • Department Students Participated in State Level Conference on Social Movement in India: Contribution and Challenges Organized By Shivaji Vidhyapeeth Samajshastra Parishad’s & The New College Kolhapur.
  • Industrial Study Visit toMahatma Phule Magaswargiya Sut Girni
  • Study Visit to Department of Sociology, Shivaji University, Kolhapur.

2015 – 16

  • Students Participated in University Level Workshop on Education and Social Work Organized by KMC College, Kolhapur.
  • Departments Students Participated in Workshop on Jagar Stri Shakticha Organized by Kamala Collage, Kolhapur.
  • Inauguration of Samajashastra Abhyas Mandal by Dr Indrajit Deshmukh (CEO, Zilla Parishad, Kolhapur).
  • Organized Departmental Seminar of Students.
  • Department Students Participated in State Level Workshop on Mahatama Gandhi: Samaj va Apasamaj Organized By Gandhian Study Center, Shivaji University, Kolhapur.
  • Visit to College Library and Reference Section Celebrate of World Human Right Day
  • Film presentation and Discussion on Industrial technology
  • Departmental Students Participated in National Conference on Marginal groups in India organized by the new college ,Kolhapur
  • Departmental students participate in university level workshop on Women and child Development Laws organized by Commerce college, Kolhapur
  • Organized Lecture on CSR by Prof. Ashvini Kotnis Study visit to Industry.

2016 – 17

  • Departments Students Participated in National Level Seminar Organized by Yashawantrao Chavan College, Warananagar.
  • Inauguration of Samajashastra Abhyas Mandal by Dr. Mahendrakumar Jadhav, President, Marathi Smajashastra Parishad, Maharashtra.
  • Organized Lecture of Prof. B. R. Nadaf on opportunity in Sociology under the Faculty Exchange Programme.
  • Departments Students Participated in State Level Workshop Organized by Shahu Mahavidyalaya, Kolhapur.
  • Organized Departmental Seminar of Students.
  • Industrial Study Visit toMahatma Phule Magaswargiya Sut Girni
  • Organized Lecture on Corporate Social Responsibility by Prof. Ashwini Kotnis.

 

  1. Teaching methods adopted to improve student learning:
 

Lecture Method

 

Group Discussion

 

ICT based Teaching

 

Seminar Method

 

  Screening of Films

 
  1. Participation in Institutional Social Responsibility (ISR) and Extension activities:
  • Prof. Ankush Gondage: NSS, Programme Officer
  • Prof. Lt. Umesh Wangdare: NCC, Associate NCC Officer
  1. SWOC analysis of the department and Future plans

Strengths

  • Energetic and Qualified Staff
  • Rich Departmental Library. Use of ITC in Teaching.
  • Inspirational Prize given to Meritorious Students of the Department by former HOD Prof. C. A. Pomai

Weakness

  • No other institutional collaborations Faculty Awards

Opportunities

  • To start PG courses
  • Develop Student Research Culture

Challenges

  • Linkages with reputed institutions and NGOs Consultancy to solving Social problem

Future Plans

  • To Start Interdisciplinary Courses To develop Research Culture.
  • To Start PG. & Research Centre.
  • To create awareness about Job opportunities.