Political issues are invariably social issues, involving questions of power, inequalities, conflict, and change in contemporary societies. This 3-year program helps you develop a rich, in-depth and well informed understanding of the social forces that create and sustain political and social institutions. It helps answer questions like: When do revolutions occur? What is the relationship between economic development and political liberalism? What are the limits of our freedom and who determines those limits?
B.A. (Hons.) Politics and Society is an interdisciplinary major which is primarily an intersection of political science and sociology. This program helps analyze various political processes and social transformations, both at the macro level of national and international politics and at the micro level. It has a local, national and international dimension that reflects current affairs and political agendas. So if you want to make a difference, have a say and help initiate change and acrtin policy at an individual, community and societal level, this course will give youâ€™re the challenges and motivation to do so.