ABSTRACTSocial media is an online platform that helps users to connect with people and share thoughts in real-time, globally. Among all the recent social media platforms, Facebook is very popular among young persons and they are known to spend several hours per day using and interacting through Facebook. This study aimed at studying the engagement of Social Work students of an Indian university, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi on Facebook. This research examines their patterns of engagements in terms of time, privacy, advertisements etc. on Facebook. The research also attempts to understand the usage pattern, network patterns and the routine activities of the students.
Keywords: Social Media, Social Networking Sites, Facebook, Social Work, Jamia Millia Islamia.
A Study on the Engagement of Indian Students on Social Media