Social Sciences

What is “Social Science”?

  • manner in which people behave and influence the world around
  • Social science is, in its broadest sense, the study of society and
    the Social science tells us about the world beyond our immediate
    experience, and can help explain how our own society works –
    from the causes of unemployment or what helps economic
    growth, to how and why people vote, or what makes people
    happy. It provides vital information for governments and
    policymakers, local authorities, non-governmental organizations
    and others.

Branches of Social Science

  • Anthropology
  • Business Studies
  • Cognitive Science
  • Criminology
  • Cultural Studies
  • Demography
  • Development Studies
  • Education
  • Environmental Studies
  • Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Geography
  • Gerontology
  • History
  • Industrial Relations
  • Information Science
  • International Studies
  • Law
  • Legal Management
  • Library Science
  • Linguistics
  • Management
  • Media Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Sustainable Development
  • Sustainability Studies
  • Civics
  • Economics