Social Science

School of Social Sciences

School of Social Sciences

Welcome to the School of Social Sciences at Thames! Our school offers a diverse range of undergraduate programs designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to thrive in their chosen fields. Our undergraduate programs include Psychology (BPsy), Social Work (BSW), Journalism and Mass Communication (BJM), and Sociology (BSO).

Our faculty members are not only skilled practitioners but also industry leaders, bringing real-world experience into the classroom. They bridge the gap between academics and workplace scenarios, providing students with valuable insights and practical knowledge.

At Thames, we strongly believe in the value of liberal education. We encourage our students to be informed and express themselves freely. With state-of-the-art facilities and a supportive environment, we foster personal development and help students appreciate the significance of liberal arts in their lives.

We empower our students to take charge of their education through independent learning opportunities. Student-led events are actively encouraged, creating a vibrant and engaging campus life.

One of the highlights of our School of Social Sciences is the prestigious Nepal Social Work Symposium. Organized annually under the theme selected by the international social work day, the symposium brings together eminent speakers for dialogues and discussions on contemporary social issues.

Admission to our School of Social Sciences is highly competitive, and we offer a wide range of scholarships to deserving students. Join us at the Thames and embark on a journey of academic excellence, personal growth, and making a positive impact on society.

Social Science

School of Social Sciences

Students of Bachelor of Social Work attending the Nepal Social Work Symposium 2017 event

Social Work (BSW)

Hop on this journey of a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree to have an immersive experience weaving skills to help individuals, and communities and contribute towards social transformation in Nepal and beyond. This program is specifically designed to provide students with the essential knowledge and skills needed to excel in this helping profession through creative and critical thinking, and empathetic and assertive leadership. With a BSW degree, you'll embark into an active world of social work and activism, unlocking numerous opportunities not only for yourselves, but also for others.

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Students of Sociology discussing sociological theories

Sociology (BSO)

Embark on a transformative journey towards understanding society and human behavior with a Bachelor of Sociology (BSoc) degree. Designed for inquisitive minds and those passionate about social dynamics, this program delves into the intricacies of human interaction, social structures, and cultural influences. By studying sociology, you'll gain invaluable insights into the complexities of society, enabling you to critically analyze social issues, propose solutions, and contribute to positive social change.

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Bachelor in Psychology

Psychology (BPsy)

Embark on a transformative journey into the fascinating realm of human behavior and the mind with a Bachelor of Psychology (BPsy) degree. This program is specifically designed to provide ambitious high school graduates like you who are passionate about psychology with the essential knowledge and skills needed to understand and analyze human behavior, mental processes, and the factors that shape our thoughts and actions. Immerse yourself in a captivating curriculum that combines theoretical foundations with practical applications, enabling you to make a positive impact on individuals and communities through your understanding of human psychology. With a BPsy degree, you'll unlock a world of opportunities and pave the way for a fulfilling career in the psychology field.

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Social Science is the study of human society and social relationships. It encompasses disciplines such as anthropology, sociology, political science, economics, psychology, and geography.

The admission requirements for the BA SS program are: completion of 10+2 or equivalent in any discipline with a minimum of 45% aggregate, and proficiency in English. The admission requirements for the MA SS program are: completion of a Bachelor's degree in Social Science or a related field with a minimum of 50% aggregate, and proficiency in English.

Graduates of the BA SS and MA SS programs can pursue careers in areas such as social research, public policy, community development, international development, education, and social work.

Thames International College provides libraries, online resources, and research facilities to support Social Science students in their learning and research.

You can visit the Thames International College website, contact the college directly, or attend an information session to learn more about the Social Science programs offered.
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