The stream of Humanities strives to offer students a platform to explore Social Sciences as an interdisciplinary platform of philosophies. We aim to equip students with an in-depth understanding of the field of their interest. By encouraging our students to develop an inquisitive attitude and address critical questions of discourses, we train our students to strengthen their skill sets and flourish holistically. Through a spectrum of programs, we urge our students to transform into professionals who are well-versed in the dynamics of the field and develop a nuanced understanding to venture into the technicalities, creatively. Students will be trained to meet and create beyond the field’s expectations through a thoroughly administered facilitation of the craft.
Department of Political Science
Head of Department: Dr. Alice Mathew, Associate Prof., MA., M.Phil., Ph.D.
•To participate in the process of democratization and empowerment at different levels.
•To develop students’ ability to examine political issues critically and analytically.
•To comprehend the basic structures and Processes of Government systems and theoretical underpinnings.
•To Analyse political problems, arguments, information, and theories.
•To Analyse Political and policy problems and formulate policy options.
•To use electronic and traditional library resources to research key local, state, national and international policy issues and present results.
•To promote active citizenship and civic consciousness.
•To achieve a high level of academic excellence and value based learning.
•To develop an inter-disciplinary perspective for strengthening Civil Society.
Department of French
Mission & Vision: The Department of French envisions for its students a wholesome education of the French language, culture & civilization through a skill-based approach to empower them to engage with a globalized economy.
Department of German
Head of Department: Ms. Lizy Joseph Wilson, Associate Prof., MA.,C1
Mission & Vision: The Department of German envisions for its students a wholesome education of the German language, culture & civilization through a skill-based approach to empower them to engage with a globalized economy.
Department of Sanskrit
Head of Department: Dr. Jyothirmayi. PC, Associate Prof., MA., Ph.D.
Vision: सा वद्याया वमक्तय
Make a better world by transforming students into self-aware and socially conscious individuals.
Mission: Empower students by imparting knowledge from the rich episteme of Sanskrit literature.
Department of Kannada
Head of Department: Dr. Ravisha H V, Associate Prof., MA., NET, Ph.D.
Vision and Mission
- Imparting Life Oriented Education through Kannada Literature
- Promoting Holistic Skills to Enhance Student Potential
- Popularizing the State Language and Rich Cultural Heritage of Karnataka
- To Improve Communication Skills and Empower Linguistic and Cultural Relations among both kannada and non-kannada speaking people.
Department of History
Head of Department: Dr. Sujin Babu, Assistant Prof., MA., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Vision and Mission:
“To infuse students with independent and critical thought about the society through the narration of local and global histories. To emphasize the importance of history to better understand their present. To inculcate the sense of community through narratives of history to create a sustainable future.”
Department of Physical Education
Head of Department: Dr. Dolly Johnson, Associate Prof., M.Sc., M.Ped., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Mission: To train students to become world-class athletes. To encourage the holistic development of body, mind, and spirit along with academic caliber.
Vision: To ensure that every student admitted to the college becomes proficient in some field of sports or the other and becomes an institution of global eminence in sports.
Department of Sociology
Head of Department: Ms Kalavathi .P.Associate Prof, M.A., NET, SLET
To provide holistic, interdisciplinary and value based education, to develop a critical, socially conscious and responsible young generation of learners.
To refine research skills, help students understand and improve their human and inter-personal relationships.
Department of Journalism
Head of Department: Ms. Vivitha M K., Associate Prof., M.Sc., NET, Ph.D.
Vision: Develop young minds and turn them into skilled professionals imbibed with the highest values.
To combine theoretical inputs with practical training
- Create challenges in situations and promote professional excellence
- Reinforce values and promote integrity in interpretation and reporting of events
Department of Communication Studies
Head of Department: Ms. Sharon Lopez, Assistant Prof., M.A., M.Phil., NET, PGDCRL
Vision: To generate strategies of creative expression, creative thought, and pursuit of knowledge.
Mission: The department works towards creating skilled creative media professionals with the ability to think critically and pursue ethical action.
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Department of Hindi
Head of Department: Dr.Koyal Biswas, Associate Prof., MA., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Vision: The department of Hindi envisions a life-oriented education that empowers women to be agents of transformation at a global level and enable them to exercise their freedom to be human and work for the integrity of creation – ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’.
Mission: Through the Hindi language as a tool; promote humanitarian values among the student community, develop strong communication skills to reach every section of the society, and promote national integration, inter-cultural harmony, and perseverance.
Department of English
Vision and Mission: The Department of English at Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru, has evolved over the decades to reflect the demands of academia with its aspiring students as well as of society with its changing cultural ethos. The purpose of the new MA course in English, under the semester system, is to offer training at an advanced level for postgraduate students of English.
We envision that a student who graduates with an MA in English from Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru, will
- understand the historical, theoretical and cultural contexts in which texts are produced, and engage with them in their chosen professional fields
- be able to analyze and appreciate works of literature and understand the role of the reader, academia and the industry in creating the literary marketplace
be equipped to analyze culture and one’s role in shaping/being shaped by it
- gain research and other skills to pursue academic and allied careers.
Department of Economics
Head of Department: Dr. Vijaya Priya S. , Associate Prof., M.A., SLET , UGC-NET, M.Phil. , Ph.D.
Vision: The vision of the department is to provide our students with a strong academic foundation in economic theory and encourage them to apply their knowledge to analyze economic issues and policies.
To be a Centre of Excellence by training students in economic applications
To update knowledge and skills in information/communication technology for more effective teaching, learning, and research
- To promote vibrant economic and social science research
To keep up with changes and improve course sequencing
- Enhance collaborations & Industry-Interface
Involvement of students by providing opportunities for the development of leadership skills through activities/programs
Department of Psychology
Head of Department: Dr. Hamsa N, Associate Prof., M.Sc., M.Phil, Ph.D., SLET
- To sensitize students to psycho-social issues to catalyze a climate of social responsibility
- To lay foundations that foster a research-based approach
To facilitate a comprehensive understanding of human behavior, and keeping abreast of the changing dynamics in the field of psychology
To sensitize students to psycho-social issues to catalyze a climate of social responsibility
To lay foundations that foster a research-based approach
To facilitate a comprehensive understanding of human behavior, keeping abreast of the changing dynamics in the field of psychology
Department of Travel & Tourism
Head of Department: Dr. Sneha N, Assistant Professor, M.T.A, NET, Ph.D.
To imbibe the concept – “Customer Service with a Smile” as our Motto
- To produce young dynamic women graduates with empowerment, entrepreneurial skills, ethics, and values to excel and compete successfully in the competitive global environment of customer-oriented hospitality and service industry
Mission: We strive to achieve the overall development of the students with time management, values, and professionalism with a desire to excel in the hospitality and service industry through teaching, interactive sessions, research, and service.
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