DepartmentDepartment of Psychiatric Social Work
Minimum requirement for admissionTwo Years Master’s Degree in Social Work from any UGC recognized University and Two Years Master’s Degree in Sociology working in the designation of social worker
No. of Seats40-50 seats per batch
Duration of the Course60 hours spread over 6 Months
Commencement of Course1st Batch: January to June 2nd Batch: July to December
FeesRs. 5000/-
Brief Description of the CourseThis is an online program designed to enhance theoretical and practical knowledge of social work practice in community mental health. The course deals with topics that help in identifying the mental disorders, psychosocial issues associated with those disorders and psychosocial treatments. The course will also provide a base for psychosocial interventions at various levels- Individual, family, group and community levels.
Course Coordinator & Contact detailsDr E. Aravind Raj, M.Phil (PSW).,Ph.D., Additional Professor of Psychiatric Social Work aravind.nimhans@gmail.com
FacultyDr. Bino Thomas Associate Professor of Psychiatric Social Work binonimhans@gmail.com   Dr. Shreedevi A.U Assistant Professor of Psychiatric Social Work shreedeviau@gmail.com
How to apply?Once the advertisement is out, application will be available online in the website.
Selection processAfter the expression of interest is filled, the institution will review the application and those who have fulfilled the criteria will be sent a link for the payment.