Programme Overview

The MSW (Master of Social Work) Programme launched in 2009 is offered by Department of Social and Health Innovation is a comprehensive, full-time postgraduate course designed to prepare students for professional careers in social work and related fields. This program provides the knowledge, skills, and practical experience necessary to address social issues and improve the well-being of individuals, families, and communities.


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Course Curriculum

Specializations offered are

  1. ?????? Human Resource Management & Industrial Relations
  2. ?????? Medical & Psychiatric Social Work
  3. ?????? Community Development

The Competency driven curriculum with student-centred learning experience is a unique theory & practice-based integrated program including:

  • Concurrent fieldwork practice and organization-based internships
  • Rural camp and study tours for field immersion and active learning opportunities
  • Innovative pedagogy including, PBLs, Mock courts, gamification
  • Exposure to a research-oriented learning paradigm
  • Student exchange programme with 必威体育betway888 Universities
  • Seminars/workshops/ conferences
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Two-year full-time programme with semester-based curriculum with a full semester dedicated to project/ thesis work and internship.

Eligibility Criteria

Graduates in Social Sciences, Arts, Commerce, Management, Engineering and Health Sciences from a UGC recognized University with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks.


Selection Criteria

Selection of eligible candidates is based on merit and personal interview.


Placement Assistance

Through collaborations with the industry as well as research institutes, the department provides placement assistance to successful students. We are proud of our alumni who have embarked on their careers through internship opportunities.

How to Apply

Apply at?

Choose Stream: Public Health to apply for this programme.?

Click here for the Programme Brochure

Key Dates & Deadlines


Jul 31 24

Jul ' 24

Last date to Apply


Tentative Course Commencement Date



Access to hospital facilities gives student hands-on training

Innovation Centre

Innovation Centre
State-of-the-art Innovation Centre facilitates multi-disciplinary research


Laboratories give students the opportunity for practical experience

Sports & Fitness

Sports & Fitness
Marena has world-class facilities with courts for badminton, tennis, soccer & squash, as well as a well-equipped gymnasium


Libraries give students access to study resources, digital and print

Student Housing

Student Housing
Student hostels are their homes away from homes

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