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M.Phil Social Work

Masters of Philosophy in Social Work

Are you a post graduate who wants to learn about our society, human nature and various social relationships? M.Phil in Social Work is one such course which will fulfill your requirement. There are many Indian institutes, both governments as well as private, which are offering this course at reasonable fee structure.

Course Name: M.Phil Social Work
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 2 years

Course Information

M.Phil is Masters of Philosophy and with specialization in Social work it deals with all the social aspects including Social work, human nature, human relationships, social problems, their solutions and many more.
The course is designed with some objectives like to make candidates able in conducting research about social situations, issues and their problems, to create awareness about something socially and to initiate, co-ordinate and promote social work activities.
Students learn to understand, monitor and even improve the society in the best possible way. The candidates learn about consultation and assisting institutes in terms of social, socioeconomic and community related issues.


Candidates holding Master of Social Work ( MSW ) degree from any recognized institute or affiliated university are eligible for this course. The minimum qualifying marks may vary from institute to institute and candidates must inquire about the same before submitting their application form.

M.Phil Social Work 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


M.Phil Social Work - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering M.Phil Social Work course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Banasthali VidyapithBanasthali VidhyapithRajasthan
C.M.S. College of Science and CommerceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Cauvery College For WomenBharathidasan UniversityTamil Nadu
Cms College of Science And CommerceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
CSI Bishop Appasamy College of Arts & ScienceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Digital CollegePunjab Technical UniversityChhattisgarh
Dr. G. R. Damodaran College of ScienceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Grd College of Arts And ScienceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Hindusthan College of Arts and ScienceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Loyola CollegeUniversity of MadrasTamil Nadu
Mahadev Desai Samajseva MahavidyalayaGujarat VidyapeethGujarat
Ramakrishna Mission Vidyalaya College of Arts and ScienceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
School of LawChrist UniversityKarnataka
Sree Narayana Guru CollegeBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Sri Ramakrishna Mission Vidyalaya College of Arts and Science (Autonomous)Bharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
St. Josephs CollegeBharathidasan UniversityTamil Nadu

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Admission Procedure

The admission procedure includes various options as follows-
  • First option is through entrance examination. Some institutes conduct entrance examinations and the final selection of the candidates will be depending upon their performance in entrance examination.

  • Another option is through NET or any other national level examination. Candidates who has scored good ranks in such exams are directly accepted for the course in some institutes.

  • The last option is direct admission which is applicable for Distance learning mode of the course may follow the same way of admission.


The duration of course varied from 1 year to 2 years in regular mode. The mostly accepted format includes 1year of theoretical studies and 6 months of research work.

Further study options

M.Phil is a research based program and interested candidates may continue their studies by pursuing PhD (doctorate of Philosophy) in the same field.

Course highlights

The course includes theoretical studies as well as training of research methods related to social work research, articles writing in journals and presentation of research conclusions for academic students and others.
It includes Research Methods, Computer Applications, Theoretical Frameworks and Review, Social Work Practicum and Supervision, Origin and Development of Social Work in India, etc. Candidates also learn about HIV/AIDS: Stigma, Discrimination and Prevention in society.

Job aspects

These candidates can work as Extension Officers, coordinators, Super visors for research and training departments. They can work in Non-governmental organizations (NGOs), Welfare Departments and Industrial Organizations
They can be Social Workers; can work as Career Advisor, Community Development Worker, Charity Officer, Youth Worker, etc.

M.Phil Social Work Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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