Areas of Specialisation, PhD admission

Areas of Specialisation (PhD admission for December 2018)

Psychology
Positive Psychology, Social Psychology, Intergroup relations, Social identity, Group based emotions, Social Psychology of Caste, Collective action and Social Change, Psychology of Humiliation, Stigma and Well-being, Leadership, Cognition, Emotion, Judgment and Decision Making.

Sociology
Agrarian Studies, Anthropology of the State, Dalit and Tribal studies, Development Studies, Environmental Sociology, Globalization, Migration, New Media Studies, Political Sociology/ Anthropology, Sociology of culture, Sociology of Food and Nutrition, Sociology of Movements, Sociology of Religion, Sociological Theory, Urban Sociology, Sociology of Gender, Demographic Anthropology, Research Methods, Digital and Visual Sociology

Philosophy
Moral and Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Law, Metaphysics of the Self, Aesthetics, Philosophy of Culture and History, Contemporary Indian and Western Thought, History of Ideas, Film and Philosophy, Philosophy of Literature, Deep Ecology, Buddhism and Politics, Exile and Travel, Religion and Politics, Peace Studies, Tibetan Literature and Politics, Ethnicities and Margins, Children and Literature, Interdisciplinary interfaces with themes in Economics, sociology, history, psychology and Biology

Economics
Microeconomic theory, Game theory, Mechanism design, Decision theory, Structural changes and aggregate productivity, Endogenous growth, Public good provision and income inequality, Development Economics, Issues in India's economic development, Issues in India's Macroeconomy

Note: Candidates interested in Science and Technology Studies are encouraged to apply.