PhD in Sociology by Research

Introduction & Certification Body

The objective of the program is to give students a specialized context in Sociology research areas along with a broad base of knowledge in the core areas of research methodology, statistics, and classical and contemporary theory, gender, and racial issues etc.

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Duration & Eligibility
3 Years

Master Degree in a relevant field. Relevant professional experience

  • Choose from several interdisciplinary, issue-focused courses
  • Gain both theoretical and practice understanding of complex problems
  • Provides holistic approach to problem solving


  • Block Subjects Credits
    I Contemporary Sociological Theories 3
    II Political Sociology 3
    III Economic Sociology 3
    Capstone Project I (Block: I, II, III) 2
    IV Social Organization 3
    V Professional and Ethical Issues in Sociology 3
    VI Research Methodology in Sociology 3
    Capstone Project II (Block: IV, V, VI) 3
    VII Gender Inequalities, Race, and Ethnic Relation 3
    VIII Population & Society 3
    IX Urban Sociology 3
    X Agrarian Sociology 3
    Thesis Work: Term reports (Five)
    XI-XVIII Final Thesis Report Submission 35
    E- conference
    Total Credits 70

Learning Methodology

The core learning methodology includes BBRRIICCSS models, Forum Discussions, Case Studies, Contextual Project Work, Article Review and Research Project. BRICS model is a uniquely designed methodology


Why Choose Us?

  • Study online using our Learning Management System
  • Tailored, international standard curriculum
  • Experienced faculty from around the world
  • Academic partnership with University of Central Nicaragua
  • Student-focussed learning methodologies
  • Outcome based academic delivery
Why Choose Texila


  • How Do I Apply?

    You can apply online by clicking here. Fill the application form with all the relevant information and our Enrollment Advisor will call you for more details.

  • When will a decision be made on my application?
  • Do I need to travel to University for Examinations?

    No. We conduct the proctored Examinations including viva-voice.

  • How do I get guidance for the Doctoral/PhD programs?

    Students should identify their own Guide and get approved by the University. The University will also support the students by providing a Co-Guide.

  • How do I get academic discussions and clarifications?

    Academic Discussions & Clarifications will be done through Student - Faculty Interactions and Forum Discussions.