GITAM School of Humanities and Social Sciences (GSHS) offers programs that aim at equipping students with core knowledge, employability skills and a multidisciplinary perspective that are relevant for job and research as well as creative work. Theoretical inquiry, critical analysis, quantitative and qualitative research, and creative production are the hall marks of the academic experience at GSHS.
In keeping with the principles of service, responsible citizenship, and sustainable development, the School strives to make meaningful contributions to the local community and the society at large. Students and teachers are encouraged to conceptualize and organize various forums and activities besides including an outreach component as part of projects. Students are also encouraged to take up internship opportunities with local, national, and international organizations and government/non-governmental agencies. The School has a diverse and vibrant student community.
The School provides ample opportunities for students and teachers to engage in purposeful research leading to significant publications. Creative pursuits and performances are also encouraged.
GSHS aims at being a chosen destination for students from India and abroad, especially for those seeking comprehensive and competitive HSS programs for professional success in complex global communities of the 21st century.