School of Humanities & Social Science
The humanities and social science constitute a whole universe of intellectual domains, spanning the entire range of knowledge pertinent to human relationships, our history and prospects for the future. The School of Humanities and Social Science has been established with an aim to empower the learners to systematically understand and reflect on social, political, cultural and economic structures and processes. The school is committed to provide an interdisciplinary and integrative pedagogical interface to learners so as to nurture them into complete and competent human beings.
The School offers Post Graduate Programme in Psychology and undergraduate Programmes in Psychology, Economics, Political Science, Sociology and English. Unlike the faculty of conventional universities, our faculty is recognized for developing and applying novel theoretical perspectives to the most pressing social and policy issues of the day. We have the distinction of providing liberal education in the broadest sense of the term, implying refinement in reasoning, openness to new ideas, excellence in communication and a commitment to democratic values and ethical behaviour. The courses have been designed in such a way that besides acquiring the knowledge and skills our students will also become reflective, thoughtful and inquiring individuals having sensitivity and purpose. Rigorous classroom teaching, round-the-clock interaction among students and dedicated faculty would challenge students to think critically and incisively about ideas, people, society, and the human condition. Students will be taught both the abstractions necessary for scientific enquiry and the skills needed to solve immediate and local problems.
The quality, vitality and innovation of our programs remain unsurpassed, providing the foundation and opportunity for students not only to succeed, but to shape the future of the country. With advanced infrastructure, unique holistic curriculum, well equipped library, skilled plus thoughtful faculty, international exchange programmes, lively co-curricular activities, the school creates an environment to maximize learning and facilitate all round development.
About the School
State-of-the-art facilities. Qualified, competent and dedicated faculty. Inter-disciplinary education and research. The three key elements that makes the G D Goenka University, School of Humanities & Social Science experience unique and one of the best a student can get in this country. School of Humanities & Social Science inculcates in you the required knowledge and skills along with an attitude for life-long learning in order to make you a successful engineer and a better individual. It instills in you right attitude and holistic values; motivating you to think creatively, helping you to act independently and take decisions accordingly in all your scientific pursuits and other endeavors. The school strives to equip and empower you to contribute to the nation building process and development of society at large and become a portal of learning in the area of Humanities & Social Science .
School of Humanities & Social Science offers five undergraduate programmes (Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Economics, Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Psychology, Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Political Science, Bachelor of Arts (Hons) English and Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Sociology.
Among Masters programmes, the School offers Master of Arts-MA (Counselling Psychology)
About the Group
The G. D. Goenka Group, is a leading educational setup driven by a passion for excellence in education and quality in life, where Globalization and Internationalization are the buzz words .A galaxy of educational institutions from pre-schools to post – graduate institutes, with world class infrastructure , salubrious and well maintained Wi-Fi enabled campuses , well equipped libraries and Hi- tech laboratories and a dedicated and seasoned academics ,support an ideal and conducive environment for providing education that can be benchmarked against the best in the world.