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  •           M.S.W. is a field based Job Oriented Course with two streams of specialization H.R.M. and Social development which includes community development, Medical & Psychiatric Social Work. The Department is well equipped, with various facilities. The students of M.S.W. have to undergo field work for two days in a week during the course. The Department conducts various out-reach activities viz; Community Service, Visits to NGOs, Mental Hospitals, correctional Institutions. Industries are arranged. One week Social Work Rural Camp, Block Placement (one Month) and Research projects are part of the course. There is a wide scope for employment opportunities for M.S.W. Graduates.

  • Name of the Department    Department of Studies and Research in Social Work
    Year of Establishment        2003
    Name of the Chairman      
    Prof.Basappa Shivappa Gunjal
    Address of the Department Department of Post-Graduate Studies & Research in Social Work
    Kuvempu University, Jnanasahyadri, Shankaraghatta - 577451
    Shimoga Dist., Karnataka State, INDIA
    Phone: 08282-256324,  Fax: 08282-256255
    E-mail:msw@kuvempu.ac.in
  • Programmes Nature & Duration Eligibility Intake
    M.S.W. CBCS - Semester Scheme
    (4 Semesters)
    Any degree 50% marks (40% for SC/ST). Admission via entrance test held at the University 70
    Ph.D Full time (3+1yrs)
    Part time (4+1yrs)
    for Permanent Faculties only
    Minimum Master of Social Work with Minimum 55% marks. Candidates are selected through Entrance Test however, Candidates having UGC- NET, SLET or M.Phil are exempted from Entrance Test.

    Syllabus
  • Sl.No. Name Qualification Designation Area  of  Specialisation
    1 Prof. Ravindra Gadkar MA(Psy)Mumbai, MA(Social Work)TISS, PhD(DAVV)Indore Professor Social Welfare Administration, Research Methodology, HRD, Social development and Justice, Counseling
    2 Prof. Basappa Shivappa Gunjal MSW.,Ph.D. Professor Family and Child Welfare
  • Research Projects
    Sl.No. Title Funding Agency Principal Investigator Co-Investigator Amount Status
    1 Situation Analysis of Children and District Child Protection Plan(Chikmagaluru District) 2014 Women and Child Development Department, District Child Protection Plan, Government of Karnataka Prof. Ravindra Gadkar - 300000 Completed
    2 Situation Analysis of Children & District Child Protection Plan(Shivamogga District) 2014 Women and Child Development Department, District Child Protection Unit, Government of Karnataka Prof. Ravindra Gadkar - 300000 Completed 2014
    Research Scholars
    Sl.No. Faculty Name of the Supervisor Name of the Ph.D. Scholar with Aadhaar number/Photo ID Mode of Ph.D. Registration Number Date of Registration Research Topic Likely date of completion of Ph.D Availing Fellowship Funding Agency of Fellowship
    1 Prof. Basappa Shivappa Gunjal Thippesh.K 02/02-12-2011 0000-00-00 Evaluation of Integrated Child Development Services Scheme (ICDS) in Karnataka 0000-00-00 0
    2 Prof. Basappa Shivappa Gunjal Santhoshkumar.H 140/26-11-2014 0000-00-00 A Study on Problems of Ageing:With Special Reference to Rural Karnataka 0000-00-00 0
    3 Prof. Ravindra Gadkar Srinivasrao 473/25-01-2010 0000-00-00 Samajada Vikasa dalli Mata gala patra vandu vimarshatmaka - vishlashnathmaka adhyayana 0000-00-00 0
    4 Prof. Ravindra Gadkar Devendra Naik.B 474/25-01-2010 0000-00-00 A Study on Entrepreneurship Development among the Scheduled Castes- with special reference to Small and Medium Scale Industries in Karnataka 0000-00-00 0
    5 Prof. Ravindra Gadkar Pradeepa.B.K 01/02-12-2011 0000-00-00 Dr.Ambedkar and Empowerment for Social Change: A Study of Dalits in Karnataka 0000-00-00 0
    6 Prof. Ravindra Gadkar Ajeykumar.C.H 17/20-12-2013 0000-00-00 A Study on Voluntary Employees Turnover and Retention Pratices:Special Reference to Bengaluru 0000-00-00 0
    7 Prof. Ravindra Gadkar Ravishankar.B.G 16/20-12-2013 0000-00-00 Runaway Missing Children in Karnataka State : Causes and Intervention Strategies 0000-00-00 0
    8 Prof. Ravindra Gadkar Veda.C.V 15/20-12-2013 0000-00-00 A Study on Status of Older Persons and Factors of Leaving Families with Special Reference to Old Age Homes in Karnataka 0000-00-00 0
    9 Prof. Ravindra Gadkar Srikrishna 127/26-11-2014 0000-00-00 A Study on Inequality, Marginalization and Social Change among the Rural communities in Karnataka 0000-00-00 0
  • Workshops/Seminars/Conferences organized and Funding Agency :
    Title Level  Year Funding Agency
    Two Days Training Programme For Counselors of Family Counseling Centers and Functionaries of Aided Institution State 2014 Karnataka State Social Welfare Board, Bangalore
    Two days Workshop on Stress management & Mental health for Teaching and Non-teaching employees of Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta University 2013 University
    Blood donation camp in collaboration with Rotary Midtown, Bhadravati University 2013 University
    Two Days Training Programme For Counselors of Family Counseling Centers and Functionaries of Aided Institution State 2013 Karnataka State Social Welfare Board, Bangalore
    Two days Workshop on Stress management & Mental health for Teaching and Non-teaching employees of Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta State 2013 University
    Two days workshop on Soft Skill Development for MSW students. University 2013 University
    State level Conference on Vision and Mission of Social Work Education in Karnataka- Present Status and Future Strategies State 2012
    State level Workshop on Pedagogy of Social Work Education and Practice-Present Status and Future Strategies State 2011


       

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