Master On Campus

Social Work

Bharathiar University

24 months
375 USD/year
Tuition fee
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After optioning the Social Work MSW programme offered at Bharathiar University within five to seven years the students you will be able to transform social work knowledge, ethics and values for sustainable changes.


The primary focus of the Department of Social Work is to build the capacities of young graduates on the threshold of fruitful careers in social work. Every endeavor of the department is designed towards this end. The focus of our efforts has been on a synergy of theory and practice with both components receiving equal importance in moulding the personality of the students.

Programme Outcomes

On successful completion of the Social Work MSW programme offered at Bharathiar University, the student will be able to:
  • Recognize him/herself as a Professional Social Worker.
  • Communicate and present him /herself effectively in a Professional manner.
  • Critically analyze and understand the existing social issues in the right perspective.
  • Work for the marginalized and weaker section of the society effectively.
  • Manifest effective leadership qualities and problems solving skills in micro, meso, and macro level social work practices.
  • Engage Diversity and Promote Social Justice.
  • Select appropriate intervention Strategies
  • Facilitate Interdisciplinary Approach for better understanding of the Social Problems.
  • Act as a Social Change maker in the Society.
  • Advocate for client access to the service of social work

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work Profession 
  • Working with Individuals
  • Psychology for Social Work
  • Sociology for Social Work Practice
  • Social Work with Person with Disabilities
  • Social Welfare Administration and Social Policy
  • Counselling and Guidance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Any U.G. Degree.
  • The candidates have to pay the Registration Fee of Rs.400/- through net banking / Debit / Credit Cards/DD/NEFT. SC/ST candidates have to pay only Rs.200/- provided they have to produce a photo copy of his/her community certificate. The online filled in application form shall be completed in all respects and the soft copy can be downloaded. Those who are making online payment need not send the hard copy of the application.
  • The application may be filled online at the guidelines for filling up the online application is available at

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    375 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 750 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National tuition fee: INR/2,640semester ($35)

Living costs for Coimbatore

18295 - 24970 INR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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