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Loyola College of Social Sciences
Year Founded : 1963
Affiliation : University of Kerala
Contact No : 0471 - 2591018
Email : lcsstvm@asianetindia.com
Website : http://loyolacollegekerala.edu.in/
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Overview

Loyola College of Social Sciences, Thiruvananthapuram was established in 1963 by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits). It is affiliated to the University of Kerala and is a recognized research centre of the university. The centre prepares students for research programs in social sciences and takes up sponsored research projects. A full-fledged extension services LES, is unique feature of the college. The LES acts as the social lab of the college. Loyola strives to reach the benefits of higher education to the people, especially the marginalized.

Why Choose Loyola College of Social Sciences?
 

  • Every month, one person who has excelled in his/her area of profession is invited to meet the students and interact with them.
  • A series of meetings are planned in the college where the alumni will interact with the students and share their experiences.
  • A moderate sum is available every year for deserving candidates.
  • College is concerned about the career prospects of the youngsters and accordingly, organizes programs for the benefit of the students.


Facilities at Loyola College of Social Sciences –
 

  • Library
  • Classrooms
  • Hostels
  • Audio-Visual Hall
  • Cafeteria
  • Transportation Facilities
  • Computer Centre
  • Health Rooms


Research Center at Loyola College of Social Sciences –

The Loyola research centre (LRC) is directed by the principal of the college. The LRC has three wings academic wing, dealing with the research scholars, a second wing dealing with sponsored research of the college and a third one concerned with the action research projects of the social lab.

Placements at Loyola College of Social Sciences –

A placement cell is working for the benefit of those who complete their courses and help them to find suitable employment. The cell keeps in touch with institutions and the vacancies are brought to the notice of students.

Courses
Master of Arts in Personal Management
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Masters in Human Resource Management
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Category : Human Resource Management
Degree : MHRM
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Masters in Counselling Psychology(Msc)
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Category : Psychology
Degree : M.Sc.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.Sc.(Psychology)- Stands for Masters of Science in Psychology. Typically, a M.Sc. is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is an Bachelor of Science in any discipline. Psychology is the scientific study of the mental and behavioral functions of humans and animals. Subjects usually studied under this degree are General Psychology, Statistics, Physiological Psychology, Social Psychology, Research Methods & Psychology Testing, Abnormal Psychology, Development Psychology and Organizational Psychology.

Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology
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Category : Sociology
Degree : Ph.D.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Ph.D. Sociology - Stands for Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology. Typically, a Ph.D. is a four or five year postdoctoral course, depending on the submission of thesis. The minimum eligibility for this degree is M.Phil in Sociology. Sociology is the study of society. The students under this degree are required to prepare a detailed thesis on any of the topics within the subject.

Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work
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Category : Social Work
Degree : Ph.D.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Ph.D. Social Work - Stands for Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work. Typically, a Ph.D. is a four or five year postdoctoral course, depending on the submission of thesis. The minimum eligibility for this degree is M.Phil in Social Work. Social Work is an activity that helps communities, groups and individuals to restore or enhance their capacity for creating favorable societal conditions. The students under this degree are required to prepare a detailed thesis on any of the topics within the subject.

Doctor of Philosophy in Management Studies
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Category : Management
Degree : Ph.D.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

PG Certificate course in Research Methodology in Social Sciences
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Category : Other Certificate Courses
Degree : Certificate
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : Certification

Certificate Courses - Certificate Courses in the arts field are essentially for one year time period. Arts is a vast field and various short-term certificate courses are offered in this field.

Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling
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Category : Other Post Graduate Diploma courses
Degree : PGD
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Certificate course in Library and Information Science
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Category : Library and Information Science
Degree : Certificate
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

Certificate Course (Library and Information Science) - Stands for certificate course in library and information science. Typically, a certificate course is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in any discipline. Library science is an area, which applies practices, perspectives, and tools of management, education, information technology to libraries or organization of information resources.

Certificate course in Community Services
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Category : Other Certificate Courses
Degree : Certificate
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : Certification

Certificate Courses - Certificate Courses in the arts field are essentially for one year time period. Arts is a vast field and various short-term certificate courses are offered in this field.

Ceretificate in Counselling for School Teachers
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Category : Teachers Training Certificate
Degree : Certificate
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : Certification

Certificate in Softskill Imparting and learning
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Category : Other Certificate Courses
Degree : Certificate
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : Certification

Certificate Courses - Certificate Courses in the arts field are essentially for one year time period. Arts is a vast field and various short-term certificate courses are offered in this field.

Master of Arts in Sociology
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Category : Sociology
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

The two year Post Graduate course emphasises on core papers both theoretical and electives that are applied subjects in the realm of Sociology. Training in Research Methods, Statistics and Computer Education also form part of the course. In addition to the syllabus, training in soft skills and practice of sociology are given through the Loyola Extension Centre which facilitates community development and leadership training programmes. The faculty consist of five members who have graduated from various Indian Universities and have international exposure. The areas specialised by them are Education, Local Governance, Gender, Rural Development, Globalisation, Ageing, Tribal and Minority studies.

Master of Social Work
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Category : Social Work
Degree : MSW
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Established in 1964, the Department of Social Work was the first professional department under the University of Kerala to offer a Masters Degree in Social Work. The object of the department is to impart training to the graduates in order to become professionals in the diverse fields of social work. The department initially had Personnel Management as the sole specialization. In 1975 Medical Psychiatric Social Work specialization was introduced. In the year 2000 the ‘Personnel Management’ specialization was bifurcated from the MSW course and Community Development was added as another specialization. With a long tradition of professional education and action research culture our students get placement as soon as they complete the course.

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Name : Loyola College of Social Sciences
Location : Sreekariyam PO
City : Thiruvananthapuram
State : Kerala
Country : India
Contact No : 0471 - 2591018
Contact Email : lcsstvm@asianetindia.com
Website : http://loyolacollegekerala.edu.in/   
Courses
Master of Arts in Personal Management
View Program Details
Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Masters in Human Resource Management
View Program Details
Category : Human Resource Management
Degree : MHRM
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Masters in Counselling Psychology(Msc)
View Program Details
Category : Psychology
Degree : M.Sc.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.Sc.(Psychology)- Stands for Masters of Science in Psychology. Typically, a M.Sc. is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is an Bachelor of Science in any discipline. Psychology is the scientific study of the mental and behavioral functions of humans and animals. Subjects usually studied under this degree are General Psychology, Statistics, Physiological Psychology, Social Psychology, Research Methods & Psychology Testing, Abnormal Psychology, Development Psychology and Organizational Psychology.

Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology
View Program Details
Category : Sociology
Degree : Ph.D.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Ph.D. Sociology - Stands for Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology. Typically, a Ph.D. is a four or five year postdoctoral course, depending on the submission of thesis. The minimum eligibility for this degree is M.Phil in Sociology. Sociology is the study of society. The students under this degree are required to prepare a detailed thesis on any of the topics within the subject.

Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work
View Program Details
Category : Social Work
Degree : Ph.D.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Ph.D. Social Work - Stands for Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work. Typically, a Ph.D. is a four or five year postdoctoral course, depending on the submission of thesis. The minimum eligibility for this degree is M.Phil in Social Work. Social Work is an activity that helps communities, groups and individuals to restore or enhance their capacity for creating favorable societal conditions. The students under this degree are required to prepare a detailed thesis on any of the topics within the subject.

Doctor of Philosophy in Management Studies
View Program Details
Category : Management
Degree : Ph.D.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

PG Certificate course in Research Methodology in Social Sciences
View Program Details
Category : Other Certificate Courses
Degree : Certificate
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : Certification

Certificate Courses - Certificate Courses in the arts field are essentially for one year time period. Arts is a vast field and various short-term certificate courses are offered in this field.

Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling
View Program Details
Category : Other Post Graduate Diploma courses
Degree : PGD
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Certificate course in Library and Information Science
View Program Details
Category : Library and Information Science
Degree : Certificate
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

Certificate Course (Library and Information Science) - Stands for certificate course in library and information science. Typically, a certificate course is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in any discipline. Library science is an area, which applies practices, perspectives, and tools of management, education, information technology to libraries or organization of information resources.

Certificate course in Community Services
View Program Details
Category : Other Certificate Courses
Degree : Certificate
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : Certification

Certificate Courses - Certificate Courses in the arts field are essentially for one year time period. Arts is a vast field and various short-term certificate courses are offered in this field.

Ceretificate in Counselling for School Teachers
View Program Details
Category : Teachers Training Certificate
Degree : Certificate
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : Certification

Certificate in Softskill Imparting and learning
View Program Details
Category : Other Certificate Courses
Degree : Certificate
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : Certification

Certificate Courses - Certificate Courses in the arts field are essentially for one year time period. Arts is a vast field and various short-term certificate courses are offered in this field.

Master of Arts in Sociology
View Program Details
Category : Sociology
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

The two year Post Graduate course emphasises on core papers both theoretical and electives that are applied subjects in the realm of Sociology. Training in Research Methods, Statistics and Computer Education also form part of the course. In addition to the syllabus, training in soft skills and practice of sociology are given through the Loyola Extension Centre which facilitates community development and leadership training programmes. The faculty consist of five members who have graduated from various Indian Universities and have international exposure. The areas specialised by them are Education, Local Governance, Gender, Rural Development, Globalisation, Ageing, Tribal and Minority studies.

Master of Social Work
View Program Details
Category : Social Work
Degree : MSW
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Established in 1964, the Department of Social Work was the first professional department under the University of Kerala to offer a Masters Degree in Social Work. The object of the department is to impart training to the graduates in order to become professionals in the diverse fields of social work. The department initially had Personnel Management as the sole specialization. In 1975 Medical Psychiatric Social Work specialization was introduced. In the year 2000 the ‘Personnel Management’ specialization was bifurcated from the MSW course and Community Development was added as another specialization. With a long tradition of professional education and action research culture our students get placement as soon as they complete the course.

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Name : Loyola College of Social Sciences
Location : Sreekariyam PO
City : Thiruvananthapuram
State : Kerala
Country : India
Contact No : 0471 - 2591018
Contact Email : lcsstvm@asianetindia.com
Website : http://loyolacollegekerala.edu.in/   
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