MSW Course Scope, Jobs

MSW Course  Scope, Jobs

MSW means Master of Social Work is a postgraduate Social Work Programme, the duration of master in Social Work is 2 years, usually comprising 4 semesters in regular studies, but if you want do in Correspondence means maximum 5 years.

Eligibility for Joining Social Work in India:

The Eligibility of Masters in Social Work is bachelor of Social Work Degree  Candidates those who have bachelor Degree in Humanities/Social Science/Science , commerce or 
management studies are also Eligible. The Eligibility of Masters in Social Work is bachelor degree of 
Social Work or any other stream. 
You should get minimum marks for apply in college or university (given in universities prospectus).
Candidates those who have bachelor Degree in Humanities/Social Science/Science , commerce or 
management studies are also Eligible.
Specialization in Social Work: It's not compulsory that you got all specialization in any universities or Colleges. In BHU there are 4 Specialization in MSW… 
Community Development, 
Family and Child Welfare.

Human Resource Management
Medical And Psychiatric Social Work
Urban and Rural Community Development
Family and Child Welfare
Personnel Management

Specialization in Social Work:

Human Resource Management
Medical And psyChiatric Social Work
Urban and Rural Community Development
Criminology and Correctional Administration
Family and Child Welfare
Personnel Management
Scope for Social Work

Those who Candidates completed Master’s in Social Work Degree can Apply for P.hd or M.phil Programme  MSW ‘s Can be appointed as a Consultants in Reputed Organisations like Clinics, MNC’s , Prison,  Counselling Centers, Correction Cells,Health Industry, Hospitals, NGO’s, old age Homes,HR Department of   Industries etc

MSW (Master in Social Work) is a 2 Year Post Graduate professional degree course. MSW promotes macro and micro-aspects of professional Social Work practice. It is a course that instills Professional outlook towards Social welfare Work & weaves path towards various Career Opportunities.

Admission to MSW can be done through minimum Aggregate marks obtained in the last qualifying examination.

There is a wide Scope for MSW graduates in top reputed firms and NGOs. Some of the Job profiles along with the average salary earned are mentioned below:

Some of the Major Job profiles along with the average salary offered is:

Social Worker -  3 Laks PA
Program Manager, Non-Profit Organization - 2,80,000
Sr. Human Resources (HR) Manager - 6,50,000
Human Resources (HR) Associate - 2,30,000
Human Resource (HR) Generalist - 1,20,000 - 1,55,000
Assistant Human Resource Manager - 4,00,000

Areas of Opportunity:

There is no section in society where the Social Worker doesn’t have a role to play:

From enviroment to animal kingdom (Animal-Assisted Social Work (AASW)), from People to Politics, each 

and every area has a Scope for a Social Worker to offer their services and expertise.

You have the Opportunity to Work for different causes like Child rights, women rights, youth development, counseling, rights of various minorities (backward sections,  transgenders, tribal groups, differently abled persons etc.)
In village settings, in agricultural settings, in Hospital settings, in multi national companies, in para-legal 
system, in public administration, in educational system, in family settings, to name a few and in all those 
problematic areas which i have listed above.


In India, the most common specializations offered are:

Family and Child welfare, human resources, urban and rural development, Medical and PsyChiatric Social 


Above all, there are various organizations operative in India under religious/profit banner with the tag of ‘Social Work’ but no compliance with the ethics or values of Social Work. To counter these and to create awareness about professional Social Work, we need more professionally qualified and dedicated Social Workers in India.


Some of the good institutions include:-

There are many prestigious and acclaimed colleges in India that offers undergraduate and graduate 

degrees in Social Work

TISS, Nirmala Niketan, Karve Institute, Christ university etc.

TISS (Tata Institute of Social Sciences)
DSSW (Delhi School of Social Work)
MSSW (Madras School of Social Work)
Department of Social Work, Jamia Millia Islamia
College of Social Work, Nirmala Niketan

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