The Department of Social Work, SFS was established in the year 1999. The Social Work Course is very unique as the students are exposed to Experiential Learning giving them edge over other Courses. 

The MSW – HRM syllabus is a benchmark syllabus for Social Work Education which consists of certain unique papers like Business Management, Concepts and Trends in HRM, Organizational Development, and Training Laboratory for Emerging HR Professionals to equip the students to meet the advancing Industry standards. The students benefit from the Campus Recruitment conducted by the Department and are well placed in leading Organisations of all sector.

The Bachelors in Social Work (BSW) started since 2005. The M.Phil in Social Work was started in 2012 and gives students a strong knowledge base into Research areas.

Programmes Offered: BSW, MSW (HRM), M.Phil, Ph.D

Programmes Offered

 Course Structure for M.Phil in Social Work (Full Time)

Sl.No Course Code Title of the Paper H CA ESE T
1 PSW 001 Contemporary Social Work and Social Work Theories 90 50 50 W
2 PSW 002 Advanced Research Methodology and Statistics 90 50 50 W
3 PSW 003 Field Work Practicum 200 100   - P
4 PSW 004 Dissertation   45* 10* R
30 ** 15**


H – Hours per semester, CA – Continuous Assessment, ESE – End Semester Examination, T- Type of Paper, W- Written, P- Practical, R- Research.
*Supervisor,**External Examiner


R. Belinda
Head of the Department

Janice Shiji
Assistant Professor

Baily Vincent
Assistant Professor

G.F. Alban Nishanth Lalu
Assistant Professor

A. Sylvia Daisy
Assistant Professor

M. Thendral
Assistant Professor

Naomi Lawrence
Assistant Professor

R. Mohanraj
Assistant Professor

R. Sankaranarayanan
Assistant Professor

N. Joshua Jayaseelan
Assistant Professor

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