Department of Sociology


Excellence in research, teaching, learning and practice of Sociology, and exploring new vistas of research with social sensitivity. 


Forming a community of committed sociologists with concern for the marginalized in the society

The Goal

To become a leading Learning and Resource Centre in Sociology.


 The Sociology Dept. of Loyola College, Thiruvananthapuram has been a forerunner in promoting the discipline in Kerala since its inception in 1963. The early masters of this Department were instrumental in the formation of the Kerala Sociological Society and in the formulation and conduct of various research undertakings and activities of various Governmental and non-Governmental bodies in the State. The department has received meritorious citation by the peer team for its research contributions and publications during the recent NAAC re accreditation process. This has been instrumental for the college for achieving an A grade with a high score of 3.72 on a 4 point scale

Teaching Programs


Dr.Saji P Jacob (Principal)
Dr. Nisha Jolly Nelson (Head)
Fr. Aneesh Joseph SJ(FDP Leave)
Ms.Liny Jolly(Guest Lecturer)
Ms.Terese Mary Chacko(Guest Lecturer)




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