Welcome to the website of the Department of Sociology at University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh! We are pleased to provide information about the current and prospective students, faculty and staff, and curricula of the department. This website is updated with news, events and announcements relevant to the discipline of Sociology. We hope you find your visit a pleasant one. Master’s Programme in Sociology began in the Department of Political Science since 1964. After one-year merger as Department of Sociology and Social Work the independent Department of Sociology embarked upon with three-year (now four year) Bachelor’s Programme (Honours) and one-year Master’s Programmes from 1970-1971 session. By 2016, 40 batches completed Master’s with Honours.