Social work is an academic and practice-based professional discipline that seeks to facilitate the welfare of communities, individuals, families, and groups.
It may promote social change, development, cohesion, and empowerment.
Social workers provide direct services or clinical counseling to help clients assess and change harmful or unhealthy situations. They work in a variety of settings such as:
•Community mental health clinics
•Strong people skills •Compassion •Organizational •time-management •problem-solving •communication •knowledge of social work •Knowledge psychosocial practices •Interested in helping other’s work •Originality •Ability to work independently •Passion for the game of chess •Ability to make quick decisions •Dependable •Analytical •Determination •Enthusiasm •Flexible
Courses to be pursued
Bachelor’s of Social Work
Master’s of Social Work
Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) offers a Degree in Social work through its study centers across the country. Address
IGNOU Main Road,
Maidan Garhi, Saket, New Delhi, Delhi 110030
Phone- 011 2957 1000
Amity University, Mumbai, Panvel, Mumbai
Amity University, Mumbai has been established by the Maharashtra Govt. Act of 2014 of Government of Maharashtra. AUM is a private university established by the Ritnand Balved Education Foundation (RBEF), New Delhi which is a society registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860.
Bachelor of Social Work - 3 Years, Full Time , Under Graduate Degree
UGC Recognised, (Autonomous Program)
Mumbai - Pune Expressway,
Bhatan, Post – Somathne, Panvel, Mumbai,
Ph- 070457 80127
Amity University Noida
Block – J2, Ground Floor
Amity University Campus
Sector-125, Noida – 201313 (UP)
There are several difficulties which a social worker might face such as
•Case loads may be heavy
•Causing stress and long work hours
Besides all the difficulties social workers can rest assured knowing their services are having tangible benefits for their clients.
Kaivalya Education Foundation (KEF) is a social change organization working in the field of education in India. KEF's intervention started in 2008 with the focus to transform the quality of education in public schools by providing leadership training to school principals.
KEF - Mumbai
Ganpatrao Kadam marg, Lower parel
Email : email@example.com
People for Animals
People for Animals are a charitable trust working for welfare of animals. The trust is India's largest animal welfare organization with a nationwide network of 26 hospitals, 165 units, 60 mobile units and
5 lakh members.
14, Ashoka Road,
New Delhi - 110001 INDIA