Course Intake

Department of Social Work

Programmes Offered

Programmes  Intake Duration
M.S.W.  (Master of Social Work)  73 Two Years (4 Semesters)
M.S.W.  (Master of Social Work), PG Centre, Jnana Kaveri   60 Two Years (4 Semesters)
Ph.D. Social Work As per University Regulation Minimum Three/Four Years and maximum five/six years for full-time and part-time research respectively.


Updated Syllabus:

Social Work  


Programs offered (with all details such as electives / specializations) :

CD                   –        Community Development

MPSW             –        Medical and Psychiatric Social Work

HRM                –        Human Resource Management

GSW                _        Geriatric Social Work

SWAC              _        Social Work in Addiction Counselling


Eligibility for all the programs: Master of Social Work

Candidates who have passed any Degree Examination of Mangalore University or any other considered as equivalent there to are eligible for the programme provided they have secured a minimum of 45% (40% for SC/ST/Category-I candidates )  marks  in optional. Selection of candidates shall be on merit-cum-reservation on the basis of 50:50 Weightage for marks in the entrance and qualifying examinations.