मालवीय राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान जयपुर (राष्ट्रीय महत्व का संस्थान)
Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur (An Institute of National Importance)
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Welcome to Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
About the Department

The Humanities and Social Sciences Department at Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT), erstwhile Malaviya Regional Engineering College (MREC), was established in 1965. The department offers a wide range of courses and runs a vibrant PhD program in English, Economics, Political Science, Public Administration, Sociology and inter-disciplinary research. Through imparting knowledge and awareness of humanistic studies to the students of technology, the department aims to enhance their creativity and critical thinking, thereby enabling them:

  1. To become well-rounded individuals achieving excellence in professional and personal lives;
  2. To understand the interrelationships within and among human communities and economies;
  3. To become conscious of their responsibilities, participate and contribute to society;
  4. To understand the need to make informed decisions, upholding ethical considerations;
  5. To understand the implications of decisions/innovations for individuals, society, the economy and the environment.

The department of HSS at MNIT currently has nine faculty members who specialise in various contemporary areas of humanities and social sciences. The faculty members are engaged in high-quality research and teaching. They have to their credit various research projects, books and research papers published in reputed national and international journals. The department contributes to expanding the frontiers of knowledge in Humanities and Social Sciences by regularly organising exciting scholarly activities, drawing on the multiple disciplines, and enriching the entire spectrum of students and faculty.

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Contact Information

Dr. Dipti Sharma
Head, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Malaviya National Institute of Technology
JLN Marg, Jaipur-302017