History:

The sociology department L.T.K College came into bringing in 1977 i.e in the same year of establishment of the college. Since then, the department has been offering a pass course in the degree program with only one faculty member, Mr. Hembor Deva Sharma serving on an honorary basis. After that in 1983, another faculty member was appointed on an honorary basis named Mrs. Kalpana Gogoi. However, the college was brought under the deficit grant-in-aid by the Assam govt. in 1987 and the post of both the teachers was sanctioned. After a few months of bringing the college under the deficit grant-in-aid system, the senior lecturer, Mr Hembor Deva Sharma shifted from the college and was the only later lecturer left in the department who has been serving alone till the joining of another lecturer, Mrs Suravi Gogoi in 1992. The major course was offered with effect from 1993-94 sessions on getting permission from Dibrugarh University. In 1994 another faculty member named Mrs. Runali Goswami was appointed to a non-sanctioned post. After that in 1995, one more faculty member named Mr. Badan Kalita was appointed against a non-sanctioned post and thus the total no. of faculty members increased to four. The four teachers had been imparting their knowledge until in 1999, Mrs. Suravi Gogoi left the department leaving with only three members, one in the sanctioned post and two in a non-sanctioned post. In 2002 the post of one member that is Mrs. Runali Goswami was sanctioned. These three teachers were serving in the college till in 2013, Another faculty Mr. Birandra Nath joined the department on a contractual basis and served till 2015. In the same year, Mrs. Monurupa Chutia joined the department and served till 2016. In the same year 2016, Mrs. Tarali Das and Nasheet B. Hussain joined the department on a contractual basis and served till 2017. In the year of 2018, Mrs. Manju Devi joined the department on a contractual basis and serving in the college to date and in the same year, Mrs. Sangita Saikia joined the department on a contractual basis in 2019. In 2019 Miss Jyoutshana Phukan joined the department contractual basis serving in till the date. The four members are presently serving in the department i.e two no's of faculty regular basis and another two no's on are a contractual basis.

VISION:

The department of sociology of LTK College is dedicated to rendering the best education to the students in sociology. Our vision is to encourage our students, our colleagues, and the community, we live in to foster a greater awareness and understanding of the social issues and sociological forces that affect us all.

  • To achieve our vision, our mission is to generate knowledge, build stronger communities and promote understanding among the social forces.
  • Our commitment is to impart superior quality teaching which will propel students into a lifelong search for greater knowledge and understanding of the society of our social world.
  • Our vision is to excel in the study, amelioration of social problems and related phenomena, and to contribute to community development and service to be regionally recognized for excellence in student-centered teaching and responding to the quality of life and sustainable development
  • To produce competent students who contribute productively in the regional, national and global sphere.

Mission:

  • Our student will expand their knowledge and critical thinking and learn to use sociological tools to understand complex social issues, and patterns of social structure.
  • Our mission is to advance the personal growth and professional development of students in business, academic, government, and nonprofit organizations by providing readily accessible, managerially, and entrepreneurially oriented and convenient educational opportunities of superior real-world value.
  • The vision of LTK college has been to be an institution of excellence in higher education that continually responds to the change of social realities through the application of knowledge toward creating a people-centered, ecologically sustainable modern society. 
  • To provide educational experiences which are stimulating and well documented to the needs of the century/country and thus prepare our students for leadership in the profession and the society.
  • To promote advancement in sociology through educative exposures like short-term courses, workshops, seminars, interactive communication, group discussions, etc.
  • To in calculating facilities in the arena of research and development.
  • Empowering for a chosen career thus enabling the students to communicate effectively.

To ensure the students with an even ability so that they are well equipped to meet the challenges in education, work, and life.

Programs Offered:

        Name of programme/Course:

                              i. U.G in major/honors and general course/generic elective sociology B.A(Bachelor of arts).

                              ii. H.S course (10+2).

                              iii. P.G. In sociology(Distance mode under Dibrugarh University).

 

Department Achievements: View/Download

 

Educational tour and Field Study: View/Download

  1. Educational and field study tour to Sibsagarand  Charideu District on 20 and 21 January 2019.
  2. Educational and field study tour to Tezpur on 28 and 29 Sept. 2019.
  3. A field study by the students at Durpang, Arunachal Pradesh on 21 January 2018.
  4. A field study by the students at Jiyadhal,Dhamaji District of Assam on 24 January 2020.
  5. Educational and field study tour to Sibsagar and Charideu District of Assam on 11 and 12 December 2021.

 

Syllabus Link : 

https://dibru.ac.in/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Sociology-BA-Syllabus-Honours-CBCS_12-07-2021.pdf

 

Time-Table: View/Download

 

Workshop/Seminar/Conference:

                                  A workshop on general awareness programme on problems of adolescent stage of boys andgirls organized by department of sociology LTK College in collaboration with Uttar Telahi High School on 10th March 2022 at Uttar Telahi High School, Rajkhowa Gaon.

 

Mentoring list: View/Download

 

Add on course: View/Download

 

Faculty Members:

Name Designation Qualification Date of Joining View Profile
RUNALI GOSWAMI Assistant Professor M.A., Ph.D 11-Aug-1994 View Profile
BADAN KALITA Assistant Professor M.A., M.Phil 02-Feb-1997 View Profile
MANJU DEVI 0000-00-00 View Profile
JYOTSHNA PHUKAN 0000-00-00 View Profile