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(Affiliated to Bharathidasan University & Nationally Re-Accredited by NAAC)

PERAMBALUR – 621 220

Social Work

Department Faculties

Academics Of Social Work

Social Work, a practice-based profession and an academic discipline addresses life challenges and enhances well being of people. The myriad problems faced by the individuals, families and communities are dealt by the social work profession. The Department of social work offers the programme since its establishment in the year 2002 with the focus on equipping the students with theoretical knowledge and skills needed for social work practice. It offers MSW programme under Choice Based Credit System.

The curriculum is designed to offer field work training, research and block placement for enhancing professional skill and practical exposure. The field work in each semester and Block placement training for one month in their areas of specialization develops their employability skills. The courses offered are relevant to contemporary need and has career avenues in NGOs, Industries, Hospitals and Government projects.


  • Create a world with harmony and love ensuring self-respect and dignity of needy people through bringing social insights and developing social concerns of the social work students to serve fellow human beings


  • To foster in the students a sense of Social Commitment by providing them professional training to render need-based services to the community
  • To facilitate the overall personality development
  • To empower the students to take up the challenges of this dynamic profession.


Dr. S. Sumathy

M.A(SW), M.Sc.(Psy), NET,PhD


Ms. A. Jenifer

MSW, M.Phil

Assistant Professor

Research & Publications

S.NoAuthorsTitle of the PaperJournal / ConferenceMonth & YearStatus
1 Rajeswari S and S. Sumathi Emotional Adjustment of orphan adolescents Review of Research Vol.8, Issue 4, 1- 6, ISSN: 2249-894X Jan/2019 Published
2 S. Sumathi and G. Mettilda Buvaneswari Self- Esteem of Adolescents in School International Journal of Advanced Research (IJAR) Vol.5, Issue 4, 1296-1300,ISSN 2320-5407 Apr/2017 Published
3 S. Sumathi Study on awareness of child marriage among Parents International Journal of Applied Research, Vol.2, Issue 12,33-35, ISSN 2394-7500 Dec/2016 Published
4 S. Sumathi and Dr.G.Mettilda Buvaneswari Self-Esteem of Girls in Late Adolescence International Journal of Multidisciplinary Educational Research (IJMER), Vol.5, Issue 9(3), 26-51, ISSN 2277-7881 Sep/2016 Published
5 P. Monisha Devi and S.Sumathi Spiritual leadership in management Evolve as an Expert in Life Style Management, ISBN 0789380530765 Aug/2014 Published
6 S. Sumathi, Dr.G.Mettilda Buvaneswari and Parveen Banu Stress Among School Going Adolescents in Perambalur SELP Journal of Social Science, Vol.IV, Special Issue,378, 0975-9999 Oct/2013 Published
7 P. Monisha Devi and S.Sumathi Effectiveness in the training & development in support, innovation techniques of employees in Veesons Energy System Pvt. Ltd, Trichy Challenges in contemporary Social Work practice, ISBN 978-81-910224-5-2 Sep/2011 Published
8 J. Rebeccal and S.Sumathi Marital disharmony and discord- In Indian context Social problems in India- Perspectives for intervention, Special Issue, 615-626, ISBN 81-7764-708-3 Nov/2004 Published
9 S. Sumathi Study on Attitude of Parents Towards Child Marriage in Agaram Village International Journal of Multidisciplinary Educational Research (IJMER), Vol.5, Issue 11(1), 275-284, ISSN 2277-7882 Nov/2016 Published