21 September, 2017

Jorhat
Regional Centre

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Programmes

Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)

Minimum Duration: 3 Years
Maximum Duration: 6 Years
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar

Eligibility:

10+2 or its equivalent or BPP from IGNOU

The Bachelor Degree programme is Social Work (BSW) is meant for candidates who are interested in providing professional assistance to people in need. Persons with professional training/ degree in Social Work generally work in socially-relevant areas such as health care, community development, education, industry, counselling, family, correction, social defense, women, children, disability etc.

With globalisation, market economy and liberalisation, new concerns and human problems are emerging which needs to be addressed. This programme will be particularly useful to people employed at middle and lower levels with NGOs and social and developmental agencies both in government and private sector.

The BSW programme is available both in English and Hindi across the country. It will also be useful to fresh candidates who may like to work in social and social welfare sectors.

The Bachelor’s Degree Programme in BSW has three major components:
  1. Foundation Courses: 24 Credits
  2. Elective Courses: 48 Credits
  3. Field Work (Practicum): 24 Credits
Total 96 Credits