Mahishadal Girls College

Mahishadal Girls' College

Estd.: 1st August, 1969
Affiliated to Vidyasagar University
NAAC Accredited 'B' Grade College


We are very glad to inform you that Mahishadal Girls'College (Received “B” Grade from NAAC in 2006) Rangibasan,Mahishadal,Purba Medinipur,West Benagl has introduced PG MSW course [Regular Full Time] from 2015-2016 session onwards under the affiliation of Vidyasagar University. This is basically a Co-ed course having Four Semester in Two year duration with extensive as well as intensive exposure to fieldwork (Orientation Visit, Internship, and Dissertation) in each semester besides theoretical classes in/at college premises.

The course is designed to help students to acquire skills for handling of jobs at various local, state or national government, as well as non-profit and private organizations in the field of Social Welfare, Social Development, Social Research, Social Policy making and Planning. Successful students will be provided Counseling and Career facilities through campus placement.

Career prospect of MSW:

MSW students have job opportunities in the following professional areas:

Addiction and Substance Abuse / Child Welfare / Clinical and Mental Health / Correctional Institutions and Prisons / Child Protection Services / Counseling & Psychotherapy / Community Development / Elderly Care / Environment / Family Welfare and Planning / Human Resource Management / Industrial Development / Medical Sector/ Mental Health / Management of Social Services / Mother & Child Health / Policy & Planning Services / Poverty eradication /People with Special Needs / Rural & Urban Development / Relationship Problems / Social Research & Program Evaluation Service / Social Work Administration & Policy / Social Work Education & Research/ Social development / Working with People with Disabilities etc.

Designations enjoyed by Social Work Professionals in different employment sectors:

Governmental Sector:

Lecturer/Professor /Director /Research Officer/Research Assistant /Welfare or Development Officer (like Child/Youth/Women Social/Labour/ etc.) Executive Assistant /Community Development Officer /Jail Probationary/WelfareOfficer/ Urban Planners etc.

Non-Governmental Sector:

Project Director /Program Director /Program Officer /Program Coordinator /Assistant Coordinator /Program Assistant / Project Officer /Community Mobilizer /Program Manager /Block/District/State/Zonal/Regional Coordinator /Counselor /Monitoring and Evaluation Officer /Research Officer/Researcher /MIS Coordinator /Area Manager / Fund Raiser /Social Worker /Supervisor /Resource Mobiliser /Training Coordinator / Development Professional /Consultant /Probation Officer / Psychiatric Social Worker etc.


Manager (HR/Personnel/Welfare etc.) /Executive/Management Trainee /Labour Welfare Officer /PersonnelOfficersetc

Corporate Sector:

Manager /Executive Trainee /Community Development Officer /Social Development Officer /Rural Development Officer / Social Welfare Officer/ Probationary officers in banking sector etc.

Medium of Instruction:

English, however a candidate is permitted to write his/her paper in Bengali as well.

Eligibility Criteria:

(10+2+3) / (10+2+3+2) passed male and female students (Preferably honours graduate of Sociology, Anthropology/ Political Science/ History/ Geography/ Education/ Nutrition/ Economics/ Psychology or any other relevant subjects of Arts and Science stream).