Social Work is a professional course which utilizes the theories of human behavior in empowering and enhancing the well-being of people. It consists of organized and systematic methods to obtain higher satisfatcion for individuals alone or in groups. Social work addresses the needs and problems at personal, family, neighbourhood, national and international level.
Social Work has gained global significance since it is applied in various fields and the people across the world are the beneficiaries of its services. Social Worker contributes to formulate social policies and programmes which ulitimately results in the development of nation. Social work minimizes the pressures linked with social problems and provides programmes for developing community at the local level through social work skills. The most important contribution of social work perhaps is the consideration it gives to the human and social sides of development.
The Department of Social Work was started in the year 2002. We offer two years Postgraduate course and M.Phil (Part-time & Fulltime) research programme. In addition One year Certificate Course in Suicide Prevention is offered. The Students are offered the following specializations.
- Human Resource Management (HRM)
- Medical & Psychiatry (M&P)
- Community Development (CD)
Social Work Department is actively celebrating UN adopted days like Mental Health Day, Elders day , Human Rights Day, Environment Day, AIDS Day, Disabled Day etc at various institutions like NGO’s, Hospitals, Industries, etc.
Extra – Curricular
Students are motivated to participate in various workshops, symposia, seminars, conferences and present papers and to take part in intercollegiate competitions.
Awareness programmes through various modes are organised in Urban / Rural / Tribal community on current social issues.
The Department has an exclusive Computer lab with internet facility to meet the educational needs of the students.
|Governmental Sector||Non-Governmental Sector||Industry|
|Assistant Professor/Professor||Consultant||Manager – HR|
|Director||Probation Officer||Manager – Personnel|
|Research Officer/Researcher||Psychiatric Social Worker||Manager – Welfare|
|Welfare/Development Officer (like Child/Youth/Women/Labour etc.)||School Social Worker||Executive Trainee|
|Community Development Officer||Sociologist||Labor Welfare Officer|
|Jail Probationary/Welfare Officer||Vocational Rehabilitation||Personnel Officer|
|Juvenile Justice Board||Counselor etc.||Administrative Officer|
|Child Welfare Board||Area Manager||Labour Officer|
|Urban Planners etc||Fund Raiser||PF Officer|
|Project Co- ordinator||Social Worker||Probationary/Welfare Officer|
|PF Officer||Resource Mobilizer|