Bachelor of Social Work is a professional degree in the field of social work offered at the undergraduate (UG) level. Typically, BSW degree course has a duration of three years that is further divided into six semesters. Bachelor of Social Work is a 3-year graduate degree course that deals with the main areas and methods of social work. The Bachelor of Social Work course can be pursued by the people interested in social work and serving the community to better society and the individual. A successful graduate of the course has various opportunities available in the care and social service of society as a professional social worker.
Master of Social Work is a post-graduation course in the field of social work. MSW course is imparted with a two-year duration, which is typically divided into four semesters. Aspirants can pursue MSW courses after completing a Bachelor degree in the relevant field. A career in social work is all about giving and helping others in need. From various NGOs (non-government organizations) across the nation to social development, a Master of Social Work (MSW) course provides comprehensive knowledge about the work put into the development of humanity and social welfare.
MSW has three specializations in our department:
1. Women and Child Development and Protection
2. Mental Health and Counselling
3. Labour Welfare, Industrial Relations & Personnel Management.
The curriculum includes theory and practical classes. Theory classes are conducted in the campus four days a week for MSW and three days a week for BSW (H) students. Qualified teachers ensure academic excellence of the students. Special classes are held to improve communication skills.
AMIK has started research work through surveys, training, workshops, and seminar to promote the academic wing to the masses as a capacity developer.
Theory Class (in campus)
- Saturday (Special)
Students can learn theoretical part of social work in these classes and apply those theories in the field work.
Practical Field Work – outside campus (Village/Slum/Organization)
The practicality of social work can be understood and used scientifically and systematically through proper theoretical guidance. Students can practice social work in rural/ urban-slums/ NGOs/ institutions in the field work days.