BSW (Bachelor of Social Work)

School of Social Work at Marian College Kuttikkanam is offering a full time BSW (Bachelor of Social Work) course with six semesters from the academic year 2013-2014. The programme is offered under the Choice Based Course Credit Semester System and Grading of MG University Kottayam. Besides the core courses the programme includes field work and complementary courses in all semesters. Language courses and choice based courses are offered during the first year and final year respectively.

Beyond an academic degree, BSW provides opportunity for the students to develop interpersonal skills, self-esteem and human values and mould them as responsible citizens. The programme aims to mould socially committed and professionally competent young social workers. Social Workers are highly demanded in different settings including non-governmental organizations, hospitals and special clinics, counselling centres, schools, research organizations and industries. Completion of this programme will enable students to grab opportunities in India as well as in foreign countries like Australia, Canada, UK, New Zealand and USA. School of Social Work at Marian College offers adjunct programmes and competency trainings such as online courses of foreign universities, international placements and short term courses in social work competencies at the end of the third year.

  • NSS State Award - 1
  • University Award for Best Female NSS Volunteer - 1
  • Best Social Worker Award by ICSW - 2
  • NET/JRF Qualified - 5
  • International Placements -40
  • MSW Student Placements -2011-2016 - 100%
  1. Academic Qualifications
    • PhD holders : 4
    • PhD pursuing : 3
    • M Phil qualified : 2
    • NET qualified : 7
    • IJRF Holders : 3
  2. Fulbright Resident Scholar -1 (12 January 2016-31 May 2016)

  3. International Visiting Faculty-2011-2016 - 5

  4. Doctoral Research Centre
    • Approved Guides - 3
    • PhD Scholars registered - 9 (JRF Holders -2)
    • Pre-PhD Program (M Phil) - 8+3=11 students
  5. Field Action Projects- Social Labs
    • DARE - De-addiction
    • Childline-Idukki - Child Care and Protection Services
    • Campus Community Partnership (CCP) - Strengthening Local Governance & Development
    • CREST – Services in the field of Disability
  6. Publications- 2011-2016
    • Journals/books - 52
    • Paper Presentations - 47
  7. Research/Consultancy Projects - 2011-2016
    • Completed - 5
    • Ongoing - 4
  8. Conferences/Seminars/Workshops organized - 2011-2016
    • International - 1
    • National - 5
  9. Networking/Collaborations- (MoU signed)
    • International - 4
    • National/State - 5