The Master of Arts in Social Work programme aims at social work education and building of social work knowledge and practice through a range of ideological stances, research and field engagements.

The core ethos and values pervade all aspects of learning, knowledge building and interventions. Interwoven with these aspects of social justice, rights, development and empowerment of society. also appreciating differences and intersectional ties, created through categorical imperatives of caste, class, gender, ethnicity and faith. The Master of Social Work programme comprises of:

  • Classroom and field learning components distributed over four semesters.
  • Empirical learning comprises of field work, rural practice and field study engagements.
  • Foundation courses are provided in social sciences with an emphasis on perspectives and methods, and advanced courses are related to specific themes and practices.

Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility: Graduation any stream (50%)

Selection Procedure: Merit + PI

Career Prospects

Career Prospects

The students are trained to plan and execute an extensive range of social services at:

  • Welfare Departments of the Government and Non-governmental organizations (NGOs).
  • Commercial and Industrial Organizations.
  • The students have opportunities to become Social Workers and Managers in Banks
  • A graduate in Social Work can work as Adult Guidance Worker, Career Advisor, Charity Officer, Community Development Worker, Counsellor, Volunteer, Coordinator and Youth Worker
  • Exciting job opportunities are available in Food Businesses, Agri-business, Insurance Companies and Supply Chains