Top 10 Social Work Colleges in India: Outlook Survey

Simran Saini

Updated On: May 05, 2021 05:02 pm IST

  • The top social work colleges in India offer bachelor level, master level as well as short-term certification courses that are very popular. 
  • Outlook Magazine list of top 10 social work colleges is listed below. Check the top social work colleges here.
Top 10 Social Work Colleges in India: Outlook Survey

A career in social work is a growing field in India as the youth are slowly becoming more considerate about the evils that bound the country to a great extent. The young lot is coming forward to take up social work and are enrolling in renowned social work colleges across the country which offer courses such as a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work (BSW), a Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW)and many short-term certifications and diplomas.

The Outlook magazine recently held a survey to list the top 10 social work colleges in India, details of which can be found below:

Top 10 Social Work Colleges in India according to Outlook Survey:

RankName of the Institute
1Tata Institute of Social Science ( TISS)
2Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kochi (Autonomous)
3Department of Social Work, Delhi School of Social Work, University of Delhi
4Madras School of Social Work (MSSW)
5Loyola College of Social Sciences (LCSS)
6Department of Social Work (Christ Deemed to be University)
7Department of Social Work, Madras Christian College
8Department of Social Work, Loyola College (Autonomous)
9Stella Maris College (Autonomous)
10Department of Social Work, Aligarh Muslim University

Also Read: Career in Social Work: Courses, Colleges and Scope

A bachelor’s degree in social work prepares students for multiple roles such as mental health assistants, caseworkers, counsellors etc. The social work colleges in India impart knowledge about diverse groups, the social welfare policy of the country, ethics in social work, human psychology and human behaviour. All these colleges require students to complete supervised fieldwork or an internship.

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India is home to be some of the top social work colleges in the world with Tata Institute of Social Science being on the top and a dream college for many students who wish to pursue a career in the field.

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