Institute for Excellence in Higher Education(IEHE), Bhopal
An Autonomous Institute established by Govt. of M.P.(College with Potential for Excellence Status Conferred by UGC)
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Department : Sociology
Department Established in 1995
Brief Profile of the Department      The department of Socilology was formed in the year 1995. Sociology being one of the most popular subjects was always in demand with students. The faculty started with only one teacher and 10 students is now with three faculty members and 60 students. UG & PG students are taught with modern methods and are taken for educational tours to places like Pachmari, Churna etc. this gives the students a on the spot view of the real conditions of the tribals and the problem of displacement the thrust of the department is on the overall development of the students.
Department List
S.No.NameDesignation Joining Date of IEHEEmailPhoto
1 DR. SHAILJA DUBEY Professor HOD 18/06/2015
2 DR. RAJSHRI SHASTRI Professor 28/10/2014
3 DR. INDIRA BARMAN Associate Professor 27/06/2015
4 DR DEEPIKA GUPTA Honorary 23/07/2018
Courses Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate
Facilities Provided by the Department
1 Computer facilities for Students and Teachers.
2 Departmental Library.
3 Internship with NGOs.
4 Industrial Visit
Achievements of the Department
Highlights of the Department
1 90% placement of Social work students.
2 2015 PG Students have started their own NGO.
3 All faculty members are Ph.D. guides.
4 Student-Teacher ratio is ideal.
5 Educational tours is very popular among students.
Future Plans of the Department
1 To develop department as Research centre.
2 To have MOUS with NGOs.
Research Activity & Achievement     
S.No.NameResearch PaperBooksMinor Research ProjectMajor Research ProjectPh.D. produced under the supervisionM.Phil. produced under the supervisionEdited BooksAttended Workshop/ ConferencesConducted Seminar/ Workshop As ConvenorAchievement
1 DR. SHAILJA DUBEY 46 1 2 0 14 0 124 2
2 DR. RAJSHRI SHASTRI 5 1 0 0 5 0 23 0

NCC officer at MLB College, Bhopal 1985-1991

Did Pre-Commission Course at WOTS, Gwalior 

Produced the documentary "Water Birds of Bhopal". This film was screened at India International Centre in New Delhi to mark the Golden Jubilee Celebrations of the formation of Madhya Pradesh in 2006.

Produced the documentary "Backyard Birds of Bhopal" for Rajya Shiksha Mission

Attended a Faculty Development Programme organised by CRISP in Bhopal and Bangkok in 2015

Conducted a conservation awareness programme for School and College teachers on behalf of Regional Museum of Natural History at Pachmarhi in 2011

Member of the team for Social Impact Assessment Study of NIGRI IRRIGATION PROJECT, SINGRAULI (2015-16) undertaken by the Water Resources Department, Government of Madhya Pradesh

3 DR. INDIRA BARMAN 45 8 3 9 12 0 100 4

1. Appreciation Letter,2013- Minsitry of Women and Child Welfare

2. Commendation Certificate, 2005- Collector Hoshangabad

3. Award for Participation in Educational Survey, 2014 and 2015- ASSAR

4. Master Trainer- Sociology Subject in Bhopal

5. Ambassador Professor Sociology

6. Subject Expert for Inspection Committe, 2012- Barkatullah University

7. Member of Advisory Board of Naveen Samajik Shodh, International Research Journal

8. Subject Expert- Naveen Shodh Sansar

9. Member of Advisory Board- Satpuda Research Journal (SRG)

10. Nodal Officer, 2016- Nirvachan Aayog

11. Internal Libel Committee's President 2013-2014, Hoshangabad

12. NSS Convenor and Officer- Girls Unit, IEHE

13. HOD- Sociology Department, Hoshangabad

14. Observer- Gandhi Ben College, Bhopal and Scope College, Bhopal

15. Member of Study Board- IEHE, Bhopal


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