Department of sociology

In May 1989, by order of the Ministry of Higher and Secondary Special Education of the Republic of Uzbekistan, in accordance with the decision of the Academic Council of Tashkent State University, the department and chair of Sociology were established at the Faculty of Philosophy and Economics. In accordance with the order, in the same year the Sociological Research Laboratory was established at the chair. Today, Professor K.Kalanov, Candidate of Sociological Sciences, is in charge of scientific-methodological and educational and practical activity of the Chair.

The Chair has four doctors of sciences, four professors, four candidates of sciences, one doctor of social sciences (PhD), five associate professors, three senior lecturers, three lecturers, six basic doctoral students, one (DSc) doctoral student and 12 independent researchers at the Chair. The average scientific potential of teachers is 71% and the average age is 45 years.

The Chair prepares specialists in the direction of Bachelor‘s degree (full-time and part-time education): 5210100 - Sociology, for Master‘s specialties: 5А520100 - Sociology (by directions), 5А210102 - Information and psychological security of social systems and processes, 5А210101 – Sociology (Sociology of mass communications). Besides, independent and basic researchers in the field of PhD and Doctor of science (DS) on specialties are prepared in the chair: 22.00.01 – Theory, Methodology and History of Sociology. Methods of sociological research; 22.00.02 – Social structure, social institutions and lifestyle; 22.00.03 – Social consciousness and social processes.

In accordance with state educational standards, the Chair has 47 social science and specialized disciplines: sociology, general sociology, history of sociology, social anthropology, youth sociology, labor sociology, economic sociology, social statistics, methodology, methodology and methodology of sociological research, sociology of organization and management, time management, social statistics, methods of teaching special Sciences, methods of processing and analysis of sociological data, social policy, sociology of science and education., they teach urban and rural sociology, religious sociology, family and gender sociology, sociological management, public opinion sociology, legal sociology, medical sociology, military sociology, and social gerontology.

Professorial and teaching staff of the Chair of Sociology conducts research work on the theme «Study of Social Phenomena and Processes in the Formation of Civil Society». In addition, all professors and teachers of the chair are engaged in research work on their subject. The Сhair has «Training Laboratory for Sociological Research».

Since 2014, the Chair has continuously and systematically held scientific conferences and round tables on «Topical issues of sociology and social work». The Chair is currently holding a theoretical and methodological seminar on «Sociology of Uzbekistan: status, problems and priorities». On the initiative and research activities of the faculty of the chair, the electronic journal «TADQIQOT UZ», included in the list of the HAC of the Republic of Uzbekistan, has been in circulation since 2019.

Basic Indicators
1182 Professor-o‘qituvchilar soni
26796 Jami talabalar soni
3500000 ARM fondi
52 Yo‘nalish bakalavr
71 Mutaхassislik magistratura