DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WORK     Started in 2010 September 2

Courses offered: Master of Social work (medical and psychiatric social work)
Eligibility: Any degree from Mahatma Gandhi university or any other universities recognized by Mahatma Gandhi University with an aggregate of 50% for part 1,2 &3 put together
Number of seats available: 30
The scope of the course: Research in social work or sociology

Carrier opportunities : Medical Social Worker, Psychiatric Social Worker, Medical Educator, Probation officer, Counselor( Family counselor, School counselor, Crises counseling, Pre-marital counseling, Industrial counseling), Teaching, Project/Program co-coordinator of various Social service organizations, Program co-coordinator of various social welfare programs of U N , Social Activist, Policy maker, Block Development Officer.

Infrastructure of the Department: Well furnished class rooms with LCD facilities, Separate computer lab with inter net facility, Full pledged Conference Hall, Well organized Library facility, Tie up with internationally renowned Non-governmental organizations like Pala Social Welfare Society(PSWS), Hostel facilities for boys and girls managed by priests and nuns

Extra curricular activities under the Department: Field visits, Social Awareness programs, Street Play

Future Plan: Social Awareness programs through Puppet Show, Counseling Facilities, Well organized Women Wing, Twining programs with Panchayanth, Adoption of village, Rural Camps, Medical camps, Meal on wheel, Students Association Programs, Different level Training Programs for Faculties, Students and communities, Collaboration programs with different Universities

Name Designation Profile
Mr.Siju Thomas MSW,MPhil Head of the Department Click To View
Mrs.Asha Maria MSW Lecturer Click To View
Prof. M V John Guest Lecturer Click To View
Mr. Binu George, MBA Guest Lecturer Click To View
Rev. Dr. George Njarakkunnel Visiting Professor Click To View
Fr. Mathew Ambazhathinkal Visiting Professor Click To View
Mr. Joji Abraham M S W MPhil Visiting Professor Click To View
Mr. Mangal Das Visiting Professor Click To View
Mr. Varghese Paul M S W, M A, M. Phil Visiting Professor Click To View