The Master of Social Work (MSW)
is a 2 year full time campus
professional program offered by
ICFAI University Mizoram focused
on the theory and practice of social
work. It examines the conceptions,
scope, history and philosophies of
social welfare and the role of social
work in development of social
policy. The course is designed to
equip the student with skills and
knowledge to become a practitioner
in the field of social work.
Students who successfully complete the program will be awarded the "Master of Commerce" Degree by the University, subject to University regulations.
Graduate in any discipline with a minimum aggregate marks of 40% or more. Final year students awaiting results may also apply.
The MSW Program is organized into 4 semesters in two years. Candidates are required to complete 13 Core Papers, 2 electives. Students are additionally required to complete a 3 Field Practical's, a Summer Internship Project and a Post Graduate Dissertation.
|MSW Program Structure|
|YEAR I||Foundations of Social Work Practice||Human Growth and Development|
|Social Work Practice with Communities||Research Methodology|
|Social Work Practice with Individuals||Social Policy and Legislation|
|Social Work Practice with Groups||Elective I|
|Field Practical - I||Field Practical - II|
|Computer Concepts (Compulsory)|
|YEAR II||Rural and Urban Development||Integrated Social Work Practice|
|Social Work Practice with Children||Society and Indian Social Issues|
|Rural and Urban Development||Counseling: Theory and Practice|
|Elective II||Post Graduate Dissertation|
|Field Practical III|
Electives : Semester-II: Social Work Practice in Health and Mental Health; Social Welfare Organizations; Administration and Management of Social Welfare Organizations. Semester-III: Women and Development; Tribal Development; Social Work Practice with Youth; Social Development.