To develop social work knowledge and skills, and to help students cultivate a positive identification with social work values and the ethics of the social work profession are the aims of this Programme. The professional education in social work equip the students to confidently engage in the practices of counseling, group work, and community work, research, policy formulation and analysis, advocacy and social & political interventions.
The MSW programme is organized into four semesters with elective (specialization) courses offered as two specialization groups in:
Community Development (CD)
Medical and Psychiatric Social Work (MPSW)
Aim of the Program
To facilitate the learners to develop the foundations of social work practice by providing the theoretical input on the philosophy, values, methods, fields and approaches of human service profession and human resource management.
To sensitize the learners about the contemporary socio-economic and cultural realties through field based learning and proficiency in helping skills and effective intervention strategies.
To develop a professional approach in addressing human societal needs and become effective and efficient change agents in the social milieu.
To develop an insight into oneâ€™s professional self and purposive use of the same in professional practice through integral transformative practices.
To sharpen the learnersâ€™ skills in conceptualization, scientific assessment, analysis & interpretation and planning & intervention.
Eligibility for Admissions
Candidates for admission to the first semester of the MSW programme shall be required to have passed any Degree Examination with a minimum of 50% marks of Mahatma Gandhi University as specified or any other examination of any recognized University or authority accepted by the Academic Council of Mahatma Gandhi University as equivalent thereto.
Ms. Elizabeth Alexander
MSW, M.Phil. (HOD)
Fr. Biju Thomas Thekkekutt
Ms. Simple Mathew
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