Madras School of Social Work Chennai – MSSW

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Madras School of Social Work Chennai

Madras School of Social Work, Chennai was established in 1952 under the joint auspices of the Madras State Branch of the Indian Conference of Social Work ( renamed as the Indian Council of Social Welfare ) and the Guild of Service ( Central ). The college is now run under the aegis of the Society for Social Education and Research formed in 1960. Madras School of Social Work will emerge as the centre for excellence in Education and Research in Social Work, Social Sciences and Management to meet the demands of the Global Society and build human resources for inclusive development.It is affiliated to University of Madras.

Madras Social Work School Facilities

  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Classrooms
  • Internet facility
  • Canteen
  • Computer Lab
  • Seminars and workshops
  • Sports & Games

Madras Social Work College Placement Cell

The college initiated its Placement Cell in 2009. The Placement Cell has been coordinating all the placement activities of the students, with support from the Faculty and the Student coordinators. The Placement Cell holds regular meetings of the student leaders, facilitated by the Placement Coordinator. The Placement Cell constantly collaborates with the Alumni Association ( MSSWA ) for its various activities. It appreciates the efforts of the alumni members in guiding and mentoring our students year after year and for the interest they show in employing there students.

Courses Offered by MSSW Chennai College

1. Bachelor Of Social Work

  • Category : Social Work
  • Degree : BSW
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 3 Years

The three year Bachelor’s Program in Social work is an intensive course with theory and field practice. The uniqueness of this program is that the students are exposed to intensive experiential learning. The allied papers offered, Sociology and Psychology, will enable the graduates to move easily into other post graduate courses.

2. Master Of Social Work

  • Category : Social Work
  • Degree : MSW
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 2 Years

The objective of this course is to prepare candidates for a career in social work through a professional training program. The course is a two year full time program covering four semesters. The course is a two year full time program 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

3. Doctor Of Philosophy in Social Work

  • Category : Social Work
  • Degree : PhD
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 2 Years

PhD Social Work – Stands for Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work. Typically, a PhD is a four or five year postdoctoral course, depending on the submission of thesis. The minimum eligibility for for this degree is MPhil in Social Work. Social Work is an activity that helps communities, groups and individuals to restore or enhance their capacity for creating favorable societal conditions. The students under this degree are required to prepare a detailed thesis on any of the topics within the subject.

4. Master of Science in Counselling & Guidance

  • Category : Other Science Subjects
  • Degree : MSc
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 2 Years

5. Master Of Arts in Human Resource Management

  • Category : Other Arts Subjects
  • Degree : MA
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 2 Years

MA ( Other Arts Subjects ) – Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a MA is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are MA in Public Administration, MA in Women Studies and MA in Tourism Management.

Social Work School Madras Contact Details

Name : Madras School of Social Work,
Location : 32, Casa Major Road, Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India,
Contact No. : 044 – 28192824,
Email : mailtoprincipal@yahoo.co.in,
Website : http://www.mssw.in/.