About This Programme:

he MSW programme offers opportunity to learners for higher studies in professional social work. Besides offering the core courses pertaining to social work curriculum across the globe and India, it includes themes in some of the pertinent areas in social work such as globalization; migration, history of social work in India, theory paper on social work practicum and a course on HIV/ AIDS which are expected to be highly useful in the present day context. The practical components have been meticulously prepared to provide the learners, hands on training, which will enable the candidates to find suitable placements within and outside the country. For those seeking admission with effect from July 2018 session, it may be noted that they will be offered the revised version of MSW Programme. 


Bachelor’s Degree or a higher degree from a recognized University.

Total Fees:

Rs. 32,400/- for full programme


Minimum 2 years and Maximum 5 years; offered in both January and July cycle of admission.

Medium of Instruction:

English and Hindi

Programme Co-ordinator(s):

Dr. Saumya, [email protected], Ph. 011-29571696


1st Year (Compulsory Courses):

  • MSW 1 – Origin and Development of Social Work
  • MSW 2 – Professional Social Work: Indian Perspectives
  • MSW 5 – Social Work Practicum and Supervision
  • Elective Courses (Choose any Two)
  • MSW 3 – Basic Social Science Concepts
  • MSW 4 – Social Work and Social Development
  • MSW 6 – Social Work Research
  • MSWE 10 – Social Work in African Context
  • MSW 32 – Social Work and Criminal Justice
  • Field Work (Compulsory)
  • MSWL 13 – Social Work Practicum-I
  • MSWL 14 – Block Placement

2nd Year:

  • MSW 7 – Case work and Counselling: Working with Individuals
  • MSW 8 – Social Group Work: Working with Groups
  • MSW 9 – Community Organisation Management for Community Development
  • MSW 17 – Contemporary Methods and Values of Social Work
  • MSWE 1 – HIV/AIDS: Stigma, Discrimination and Prevention
  • MSWE 2 – Women and Child Development
  • MSWE 7 – International Social Work
  • MSWE 3 – Disaster Management
  • MSWP 1 – Dissertation (Project work)
  • MSWL 15 – Social Work Practicum-II
  • MSWL 16 – Internship