Year Founded: 1952

Affiliation: University of Madras

Contact No: 044-28192824



Location: 32, Casa Major Road, , Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India - 600002

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Master Of Social Work

Category: Social Work

Degree: MSW

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Level: PG


 The objective of this course is to prepare candidates for a career in social work through a professional training programme. The course is a two-year full time programme covering four semesters. The foundation course comprises theory in social work, research methodology and applications that support the understanding of core courses. Besides these four areas of specializations are also offered, viz.

  • Community Development and Empowerment
  • Social work with Families
  • Medical and Psychiatric Social Work
  • Human Resource Management


2 Years

Basic Eligibility

  •  Candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree preferably in Arts, Science or Commerce of the University of Madras or of any other University accepted as equivalent by the University of Madras .
  • Admission will be based on merit taking into account marks secured in degree course, entrance test, group discussion and interview. Community quota allotments will be as per TN Government Rules for the Aided programme. A student may opt for any one of the fields of specialization. No change in the field of specialization will be permitted after admission.

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