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Social Science

About the department

“Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world” –Nelson Mandela.

The Social Science Program offers a multidisciplinary learning environment that inculcates a critical thinking among the students. B.A. Social Sciences is a three-year program. The program has a special multidisciplinary outlook to best meet the needs of the students especially providing them a significant environment to acquaint themselves with the knowledge in diverse fields.


B. A. (Honors) Social Science

Course B.A. (Honors) Social Science
Duration 3 years (Semester System)
Seats 30
Fees Rs. 20,000/- per semester
  • 10+2 Any stream with 60% marks (55% in case of SC/ST and persons with disability category)
  • Merit based plus admissible weightages
    for details see https://auts.ac.in/admission/

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Department of Social Science

E-201, Block E, 2nd Floor
Akal University
Talwandi Sabo, Bathinda
India (Punjab)-151302


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Unlike most of the educational entities having commercialized the higher education by operating like business ventures, the Akal University has mandated to uphold the three basic principles of higher education namely;


Dr. Birender Kaur

M.Sc, M.Ed, UGC-NET(JRF), Ph.D

Head of the Department
Research Interest: Social media research, mental health research and educational psychology

Dr. Hilal Ramzan

M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D

Assistant Professor
Research Interest: International Relations, South and Central Asian Studies, India’s Foreign Policy

Ms. Zeba Fatima

M.A., B.Ed. & M.Ed. (AMU), UGC-NET

Assistant Professor
Research Interest: Educational Psychology, Curriculum Development, Pedagogy of English and Social Science, English language and Literature

Dr. Rashim Wadhwa

B.Ed.; M.Ed., M.Phil. (NUEPA); Ph.D.(NIEPA); PDF (HSE, Russia)

Associate Professor
Research Interest: Internationalization of Higher Education and Student Mobility; Access, Equity and Quality issues at different levels of education; Student Choice and Decision making

Dr Abdul Haseeb


Assistant Professor
Research Interest: Cold War Politics, 1960’s Politico-Historical Developments in J&K, Students and Youth Activism in Modern South Asia, Politics of Plebiscite in third World.

Mr Harjeet Singh

M.A., B.Ed., UGC-NET, JK-SET, Ph.D (pursuing)

Assistant Professor
Research Interest: Sikhs and Sikhism in South Asia, Modern Education, Punjabi Diaspora, Minority Politics in North India

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