M.Phil (Social work)

The M Phil Program in Social Work aims to develop the candidate's qualifications in Social Work Practice that requires an advanced degree of scientific expertise. The programme prepares students to acquire advanced knowledge in the profession and relevant experience in the field/settings with client populations. The most important element of the programme is a small scale independent piece of research achieving a sufficient scientific standard. Students acquire substantive knowledge and skills that inform effective social work practice and advance scholarship in social welfare for the promotion of social and economic justice.