Department of Sociology and Criminology

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To explore the complex relationship between the societal structures, its values, and causes of deviant behavior from the laws and ethics of the society, the field of Sociology and Criminology offers great assistance to the students and researchers. The Department was established with a mission to educate students in the core theoretical and methodological knowledge of the discipline. We equip students with skills applicable to a broad range of careers which include social services, security agencies, and healthcare, and prepare them to work in a diverse and changing society.    


To become leading contributor towards modern business economy in the era of globalization through excellence in academics and research.


Grooming future business leaders by employing best of human resources and technology to produce business intellectuals, professionals and entrepreneurs to meet local and global challenges.

Degree Programs

Our diverse and varied degree programs are designed to uplift research aptitude and instill skill based knowledge to cater the needs of job market.



At UOS we are proud of our accomplishments. Together, faculty, students and staff contribute to create an amazing experience. Here are just a few reasons why UOS is the top varsity in the province of Punjab, Pakistan.




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Research Publications


Our innovation in research is the true reflection of our distinguishing position as a higher education institution. We provide a pathway to our faculty and research scholars to bridge together laboratory research, commercial potential, and solution-focused innovation.

News & Updates

The campus remains abuzz with literary and scholarly events to keep our energetic youth engaged in debates and discussion stimulating critical thinking

Faculty Members

Our resourceful faculty, efficient in providing opportunities for research and mentoring, is devoted to enrich the institutional heritage of quality education, thus, creating a substantial academic experience for the students.

Our People

Living and working across the globe in myriad professional positions, our alumni are torchbearers of the integrity of our institution as well as an inspiration for the generations of students at Sargodha University.

“The Department of Sociology and Criminology has contributed to strengthen my ability to think critically and write analytically.”

Zarqa Azhar at University of Sargodha
PhD (2015-18)

“I am a proud alumnus of SU. My department groomed me academically as well as professionally and made me capable enough to readily face the challenges posed by the modern world.”

Muhammad Asim at Agha Khan University Karachi
PhD (2014-17)

“I am honored to be a part of this department. It helped me in incorporating sociological as well as criminological knowledge to see the world from varied perspectives.”

Farukh Javed
M.Sc Criminology (2018-20)

“BS Sociology has refined my skills through innovation and groomed my personality to a level where I can be a productive part of society. ”

Mehwish Sultana
BS (2016-18)