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  • QUICK FACTS

  • 2012

    FHSSLA Established

  • 50th

    Arts Stream ranked in Outlook National Ranking 2023

  • 47th

    Commerce stream ranked in the Outlook National Ranking 2023

  • NEP

    Implemented at the Undergraduate level

  • 6

    MoU signed

 

OVERVIEW

 

Sikkim Manipal Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Liberal Arts at Sikkim Manipal University is a constituent unit as a centre for research and teaching composed of academics from five different disciplines namely English, Sociology, Political Science and Commerce. Apart from its undergraduate B.A and B. Com courses which include uniquely designed content as per NEP 2020 offered by members of faculty, the SMU unit offers highly interdisciplinary areas of expertise and investigation in its MA, M. Com, and Ph. D programmes. The SMU unit collaborates with related Indian as well as international institutions in projects and workshops to promote and produce cutting-edge work in humanities and social sciences. Placing a high premium on research output and outreach, the unit consistently publishes academic articles, project reports and monographs which corroborate the quality of work undertaken by its faculty, fellows, and researchers.

 

Vision Objectives
Sikkim Manipal Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Liberal Arts will be a leader in delivering outstanding experiential learning opportunities that encourage our students to develop to their full potential in both the classroom and the community. Driven by discovery, SMUFHSSLA will be a destination for those eager to advance our world by creating new knowledge. Together, we will foster the development of tomorrow’s leaders who will emerge from their studies ready to excel and contribute to the betterment of our local and global communities.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Sikkim Manipal Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Liberal Arts shall disseminate and advance knowledge by providing instructional and research facilities in such branches of learning as it may deem relevant and to make provisions for integrated courses in commerce, humanities, social sciences and allied disciplines in the educational programmes of the University aligning with the NEW EDUCATIONAL POLICY 2020; to take appropriate measures for promoting innovations in teaching-learning processes, inter-disciplinary studies and research; to educate and train manpower for the development of the state in particular and the country in general ; to pay special attention to the improvements of the social and economic conditions and welfare of the people of the State, their intellectual, academic and cultural development.

 

 

PROGRAMS OFFERED

 

UNDER GRADUATE COURSES

Bachelors Program

COURSES

DURATION

DEGREE OFFERED

 SPECIALIZATION

 

B.A. English

3 Years

B.A. English

B.A Major in English with  Minor in Political Science/ Sociology/ Psychology/ Commerce

4 Years

B.A. English (Hons.)

 

4 Years

B.A. English (Hons. with Research)

 

 

B.A. Political Science

3 Years

B.A. Political Science

B.A Major in Political Science with Minor in English / Sociology/ Psychology/ Commerce

4 Years

B.A. Political Science (Hons.)

 

4 Years

B.A. Political Science (Hons. with Research)

 

 

B.A. Sociology

3 Years

B.A. Sociology

B.A Major in Sociology  with  Minor in Political Science/ English/ Psychology/ Commerce

4 Years

B.A.Sociology (Hons.)

 

4 Years

B.A. Sociology (Hons. with Research)

 

 

B. Com

(Accounting and Finance )

3 Years

B. Com Accounting and Finance

B.A Major in Accounting and Finance  with a Minor in Political Science/ Sociology/ Psychology/ English

4 Years

B. Com Accounting and Finance (Hons.)

 

4 Years

B. Com Accounting and Finance (Hons. with Research)

 

Masters Program

COURSES

DURATION

M.A. in English with a specialisation in Post-Colonial Literature

2 Years

M.A. in Political Science with a specialisation in Security Studies

2 Years

M.A. in Sociology with a special focus on North East India

2 Years

Masters in Commerce with a specialisation in  Accounting and Finance

2 Years

PhD Program

English

Political Science

Sociology

Commerce

 

 

About Us

Sikkim Manipal Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Liberal Arts at Sikkim Manipal University is a constituent unit as a centre for research and teaching composed of academics from five different disciplines namely English, Sociology, Political Science and Commerce. Apart from its undergraduate B.A and B. Com courses which include uniquely designed content as per NEP 2020 offered by members of faculty, the SMU unit offers highly interdisciplinary areas of expertise and investigation in its MA, M. Com, and Ph. D programmes. The SMU unit collaborates with related Indian as well as international institutions in projects and workshops to promote and produce cutting-edge work in humanities and social sciences. Placing a high premium on research output and outreach, the unit consistently publishes academic articles, project reports and monographs which corroborate the quality of work undertaken by its faculty, fellows, and researchers.

 

 

Click here to apply Students are admitted based on Merit.

Click here for Program offered and Eligibility at FHSSLA 

Click here for the detailed Fee Structure

Click here :https://onlinecourses.nptel.ac.in/ for NPTEL/Swayam Courses (Open Electives) 

 

Core Competencies

FHSSLA, through its various academic and extracurricular activities, seeks to impart the following core competencies:

  • Creative thinking
  • Team leadership
  • Project management
  • Soft Skills
  • Entrepreneurship Skills
  • Sustainable development
  • Community Service
  • Industry/Social Outreach

 

Students Clubs in FHSSLA

  • Literary & Creative Club
  • Cultural Club
  • Sports Club
  • Academic Club
  • Entrepreneurship Development Cell and Investors Club
  • NSS
  • Students Research Forum

 

MoU on Academics, Research Faculty and Student Exchange Programs

  • The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
  • National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)
  • NITTE Karnataka, India and University of Pennsylvania, USA
  • National Stock Exchange Academy (NSEA)
  • Institute of Company Secretaries India (ICSI)
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)

 

 

FACULTY

Explore a world of academic excellence with us!

Discover our diverse range of programs in English, Political Science, Sociology, and Commerce, offered at all levels - Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and PhD. Aligned with the New Education Policy 2020, we provide a holistic education experience, backed by an NAAC A+ grade. Join us in cultivating a welcoming atmosphere that nurtures intellectual curiosity, fosters creativity, and instils a strong sense of social responsibility. Start your journey with us today and unlock your potential!

Ms. Srijana Sharma

Convenor, FHSSLA, Sikkim Manipal University.

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CONTACT US

Mr. Uttam Kumar Upadhyaya

Assistant Professor, FHSSLA, SMU

Email: uttamkumar.upadhyaya@smu.edu.in

Ph No. 9641523975, 7908182881

Faculty of Humanities , Social Sciences and Liberal Arts

5th Mile, Tadong, Gangtok-737102, Sikkim