Bachelor of Studies in Sociology


The basic purpose of introducing Bachelor of Science in Sociology program is to prepare students in the field of Sociology as per progressive requirements and challenges. The students graduating from this discipline will be able to acquire the necessary skills for understanding the multi-cultural views and aspects of the social world.

The discipline of sociology is mainly concerned about social analysis. In a way, it provides an opportunity to deeply understand and analyze human societies and cultures under the umbrella of sociological perspectives. It also attempts to understand the evolutionary process of societies along with historical transformations. Discipline of Sociology has also paid premium attention to methods of research as contemporary sociology is more empirical and research oriented rather than theoretical. The BS Degree Program is explicitly aimed at preparing the students for advanced graduate study in Social Sciences and Social Science-based professions.

Program Objectives

The aims of program are to:

  1. Equip the students with conceptual tools, scientific knowledge and practical skills to gain a deeper understanding of social world in general.
  2. Enhance the ability of the students to interpret the dynamics of varying human behavior and society in a wider context.
  3. Articulate how sociological principles can be used to explain and understand the dynamics of social issues and their consequent possible solutions.
  4. Train the students practically and make them capable of applying sociological approaches to redefine the national goals for a sustainable and progressive Pakistan.

Admission Eligibility Criteria

Intermediate e.g. FA/F.Sc. (equivalent to 12 years of education) with at least 45% marks.