Prof (Dr) Louis Arnaud CARPOORAN, OSK
Welcome to the Faculty of Social Studies & Humanities
The Faculty of Social Studies and Humanities was created in 1992 in response to changing socio-economic needs of the community. In the past 20 years, the Faculty has increased, diversified and consolidated programmes of studies at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The programmes are both innovative and multi-disciplinary. The Faculty also runs programmes jointly with the Mahatma Gandhi Institute and the Mauritius Institute of Education.
To become a vibrant, inclusive and dynamic vital institution in the field of Social Sciences and support the UoM towards becoming a leading university in the region
Attract and nurture outstanding high caliber scholars in the social sciences through excellence and innovation in teaching and learning, research and knowledge exchange and dissemination.
Create, promote and disseminate knowledge in the field of Social Sciences
Produce citizens who are critical thinkers with a global perspective, socially aware, ready to embrace challenges for the advancement of society
Aims and Objectives
Offer programmes that address the needs of the community, industry and government
Develop critical and leadership skills in partnership with stakeholders
Nurture an appreciation of society, culture, history, heritage, arts and languages