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Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) is one of the oldest departments at IIT Madras. Offering both Master's and Doctoral programmes, as well as electives for B.Tech and M.Tech students, the department boasts a well-balanced student-teacher ratio and comprises faculty from a wide range of related fields.

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Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

205

Postgraduate Students

141

PhD Research Scholars

17

Visiting Students

6

Exchange Students

37

Faculty

5

Staff

62

Publications

8

Projects

8

Laboratories