MISSION: Overcoming UnderDevelopment & Empowering Individuals For Societal Excellence
The core courses offered in M.Sc are: Child and Family Studies Gender Studies Early Childhood Care & Education Disability Studies Advanced Study in Human Development Statistics & Computer Applications Children & Media
*including payment seats Enrollment Ratio Of Ph.D YEARAPPLIEDADMITTED 2004-059023* 2005-069525* 2006-079822 2007-087721* 2008-095922* YEARAPPLIEDADMITTED 2007-081809 2008-093105
UGC Model Curriculum Followed From 2002 Major Streams Offered: ECCE,FCW,CSN Currently Revision Of The Syllabus Undertaken In October 2008 Practicals Based Courses Having Application Orientation Internship In Two Semesters In ECD Institutions And In Institutions For Children With Special Needs. Projects Are Undertaken In 1 st Semester & Seminars Are Presented By Students Of IVth Semester Elective Courses Offered
NameDesignationPay-ScaleQualificationNature of Duty Dr.Charu MohanLab. Asstt.5500-9000Ph.D.Laboratory Incharge Ms.Charu MagotraProfessional Asstt.5500-9000M.A.SociologyLibrary Mr.Pawan KumarComputer Asstt.4000-6000D.C.S.A, PGDCA, M.A.Sociology Computer related work and assisted in taking Computer’s Practicals of M.Sc. Students Ms.Manju SharmaSenior Assistant4000-6000GraduateOffice Mr.Shokat AliJunior Assistant3050-4590Senior SecondaryOffice Mr.Ghar SinghLab Attendant3050-4590Senior SecondaryLaboratory Mr.Tarsem ChandOrderly3050-4590Office Mr.Shiv RamLab. Attendant2650-4000Hr.Secondary Part- II Laboratory Mr.Kuldeep RajChowkidar2750-4000Chowkidar
Name of the Teacher DesignationQualificationNo. of Research students working for Ph.D. No. of research papers published in Journals during 2002 onwards No. of Refresher & other Courses Attended from 2002 Conference / Workshop Symposium Attended from 2002 NationalOrientationNational Prof. Rajni Dhingra H.O.DPh.D072934* Dr. Neeru Sharma Associate Professor Ph.D055835 Dr. Shashi Manhas Associate Professor Ph.D01807 Dr. Samridhi Arora Senior Assistant Professor Ph.D03140117 Dr. Sarika Manhas Senior Assistant Professor Ph.D04200129 * Includes programs organized
Laboratories Psychological Testing Lab Standardized Attitude, Aptitude & Interest Inventories & Scales Rating Scales Intelligence Tests Projective Techniques & Other Personality Tests - Currently 106 Scales & 22 Tests Are Available Extension Lab: AV Aids(T.V, Projectors,DVD) Computer Lab - Three Computers Are Available Along With Printers - Total Of Nine desktop & three laptops are available in the department Nursery School & Day Care Centre Lab - Furniture & Teaching Aids Available
Library 2,220 Books Are Stocked In The Library Major Themes Of Books -Child & Human Development -Cross Cultural, Abnormal & Child Psychology -Research Methods & Statistics -Gender Issues & Women Empowerment -Disabilities Assessment & Care - 09 Journals Are Subscribed Of Which 02 Are International & 07 Are National - 312 M.Sc Dissertations & Ph.D Thesis Are Also Available - Computerized List Of Books Is Available Seminar hall Seating Arrangements For 45-50 People Available
Thrust Areas Women's Issue ECCE Child Rearing Practices/ Parenting Schooling Empowering Persons With Special Needs Issues Related To Adolescence Reproductive Health & Sexuality Children In Difficult Circumstances Tribal Groups
Research Publications Total Number ( 2002-Till Date): 135 Research Projects (2002 Onwards) Completed : 02 Ongoing :01 Applied :01
Name Of The Teacher Title Of The Project DurationFunding AgencyAmount Status Prof.Rajni Dhingra & Dr. Sarika Manhas Parental Beliefs Related To Schooling Among Young Children 2 YearsUGC Unassigned Grant 25,000/- Completed Prof.Rajni Dhingra Reproductive Health Status and awareness among tribal (Gujjar) Adolescent girls 2 yearsICSSR New2,74,000/- Completed Prof.Rajni Dhingra Quick Appraisal of Supplementary Nutrition Program under ICDS in Jammu District 3 monthsNIPCCD10,000 Completed Prof.Rajni Dhingra Monitoring of ICDS Programme 3 yearsDept. Of Women And Child Development Through NIPCCD 1.74 Lakhs /Annum Ongoing Dr. Neeru Sharma & Dr. Samridhi Arora Health Seeking Behaviour Among Women (35-65 Years) 2 yearsUGC Submitted
Ph.D Scholars 23 Awarded Ph.D Till 2008 20 Scholars Undertaking Ph.D 4 Synopsis Submitted For Registration
Year 2002 3 Days Orientation Courses for Anganwadi Workers and School Teachers in Collaboration with Young’s India Social Welfare Organization In January 2002. 3-Days Orientation Courses On Early Childhood Care And Education For Teachers Of Tiger Nursery School, Satwari Cantt On 10-12 th January 2002. Seminar on “Children In Difficult Circumstances” On 18-19 th Feb, 2002. Year 2003 An Interactive Session On The Theme “Schooling In The Early Care Of Life” On 10 th May, 2003. The Vice Chancellor presided over the proceedings Four Sessions Of Task Force Constituted By The Hon’ble V.C. For Recommendations On Improvement In Quality Of Education In Schools Of Jammu Held In May- June, 2003. A One Day Seminar Cum Interaction Programme On The Theme Water The Elixir Of Life In Collaboration With WWF-Nature India On 12 th Sept. 2003. “Meena Day” celebrated on 23 rd September 2003 In Collaboration With Young’s India Social Welfare Organization.
Year 2004 Five Teacher Empowerment Workshops For Teachers Of Reputed Schools Namely, Presentation Convent, K.C Public School, Lawrence Public School In March 2004 A Two Day State Level Seminar On Role Of Voluntary Organization Of Jammu And Kashmir In The Development Of Women And Children In Collaboration With NIPCCD From 29 th -30 Sept. 2004. NSS Day Celebrated On 25 th Sept.2004. Year 2005-06 An Extension Lecture ‘Earthquake: A Wakeup Warning And Preparedness”, by Prof. G.M.Bhat P.G.Department Of Geology, University Of Jammu On 3 rd May, 2006. A Guest Lecture On “Monitoring And Evaluation” By Mr.Mahim Jitender, On 19 th May, 2006 A Parent-Teacher Interaction Workshop For Parents Of Departmental Nursery School On 12 May, 2006. Seven Interdisciplinary Guest Lectures During Dec. 2005-April, 2006. A Course On Early Childhood Development Run For MJSS Students During Session 2006.
Jan-May 2007 In Collaboration With ITCO A 3 days Entrepreneurship Development Workshop From 1 st To 3 rd Feb., 2007.The Workshop Was Attended By Students, Scholars And Faculty Members From The Department. A Series Of Interaction On “Personality Development” For MJSS Students During April, 2007 By Prof.Rita Jitendra Mr.Mahim Jitendra Delivered Lectures On “Monitoring And Evaluation” During April-June, 2007. Dr.J.P.S.Joorel Undertook Series Of Lectures On “Statistics” In May, 2007 As Part Of Inter Departmental Exchange.
June 2007-Dec. 2007 A Parental Empowerment Programme For Parents Of Departmental Nursery School On 4 th June 2007. A Panel Discussion On The Theme “Role Of Media In The Portrayal Of The Disabled On 5 th June, 2007.Media Personalities Were Invited On The Occasion. Industry-Student Interface On 7 th June, 2007 Where The Branch Head, HDFC Bank Was The Special Invitee. A 10 Day Training Workshop On “Soft Toy Making” In The Month Of October, 2007 For The MJSS Students In Collaborating With “Sahara” A NGO For Women’s Empowerment. A Month Long “Computer Literacy And Training For MJSS Students At DOEACC Centre From Sept.-Oct. 2007. Jan 2008-Dec. 2008. Centre For Early Childhood Development(CECD) Inaugurated On 5 th Feb. 2008 By The Minister For Social Welfare, J&K Govt. A Series Of Interdisciplinary Lectures On Economic Evaluation And Statistical Methods In May-June 2008 For Master’s Students. Students Of IVth Semester Presented A Series Of Seminar On Current Trends And Issues In Human Development During May-June 2008.
a) Nursery School & Day Care Center Already functional(since 1997) Capacity Of 50 Children Aged 6 Months To 5 Years Foundations For Wholesome Personality Development New Nursery School Building Inaugurated In Feb’2008 Comprising Of A Multi-activity Hall, Academic Room, Toy Room, Sleeping Room & Outdoor Play Area. Environment Friendly Fiber Based Furniture Being Used b) Documentation Centre Planned to be developed as Nodal Centre For Research & Statistics On Children In J&K c) Child Rights Cell To Undertake Activities For Advocacy Of Child Rights d) Child & Family Guidance Cell Guidance To Normal & Special Children & Their Families
NET -16 SET-06 Ph.D Awarded- 11 Placement Of Ten Students/ Scholars In Social Welfare Department As Supervisors Placement Of Ten Students/ Scholars As Lecturers In Colleges & Senior Secondary Schools Placement Of Students/ Scholars In Various NGOs & Privately Run Welfare Organizations Setting Up Of Centre For Early Childhood Development (CECD) Which Is The Nodal Point For Delivery Of Services Related To Young Children Conducting & Reporting Researches On Various Aspects Related To Children & Women Provision For On- Job Training Of Students By Placement In Various ECCE Centres, Social Welfare Centres, Special Needs Institutes Etc. Consultancy Services Are Provided To Those Interested In Starting ECCE Centres, Welfare Related Institutions & Other Entrepreneural Units