Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Mahavidyalaya

Phone: 0230 247 1086  |  Email: bacpvd54@yahoo.co.in

                               Establishment : 1979

Jayprakash Education Society’s

Barrister Tatyasaheb Mane Vidhyanagar, Peth Vadgaon, Tal Hatkangale, Dist-Kolhapur 

Affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhhapur

Department of sociology

Department of sociology

The Department of Sociology was established in college during the academic year 1983-84. It offers UG course & certificate courses to the students. Developing analytical and critical abilities with employability is one of the main objectives of the department.  Right from the establishment of the department, it is actively engaged in organizing various activities for the betterment of the students and the neighboring community. Departmental enrollment is always satisfactory and the department has a great tradition of results.   

Thrust Area:

  • Study of Human Society
  • Study of Indian Society
  • Women studies
  • Sociology of Weaker Section
  • Sociology of Environment
  • Sociology of health
  • Contemporary Social Issues


  1. To develop rational thinking, scientific temper, and building youth through value-based education. 
  2. To acquaint the students with emerging issues in Indian society
  3. To equip the students with the knowledge so as to face the challenges.
  4. Developing analytical and criticality abilities with employability is one of the main objectives of the department. 
  5. To create awareness among the students about social life and social reality.


Sr No.

Name of Faculty





Dr. Jayant C. Ghatage

Head and Associate Professor

M.A., Ph.D., NET


Dr. Santosh R. Koli

Assistant Professor

M.A., B.Ed., Ph.D.


Dr. Sudarshn Sagat

Assistant Professor

M.A., B.Ed., M.Phil., SET, NET