Department of Sociology has been established in 1989. Since 1992 the resu;lt of the department is better than university result. The student Miss. Gursale stood first in sociology in the Shivaji University, Kolhapur. The faculties of department give special attention to the student. the department runs the 'Hum,an Rights Education Foundation Course' and Dr. Machindra Sakate Head of The Department is Coordinator of this course. The course is sponsored by UGC, New Delhi.
The Faculties of this Department is Correlated to the society and they are keen intrest to solve the social problems. They are working for the development of down trodden people and and women. Dr. Machindra Sakate In contributed in National and International Level he participated in international conferences held in Belfield, Germany, Yokohama, Japan and Bangkok. He is well known academician in sociology. He has written many books. He also nominated by Governor of Maharashtra as a 'President of Anna Bhau Sathe Finance Corporation, Mumbai'.