21 July, 2024

Regional Centre


Post-Graduate Diploma in Social Work among the Tribals (PGDSWT)

Minimum Duration: 1 Year
Maximum Duration: 4 Years
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar


Bachelor Degree in any discipline (Graduation in any discipline from recognized university )

Note: The University will keep changing the fee from time to time and one will have to find out the details from the Study Centre/Regional Centre.

Medium of Instructions: English

The Post Graduate Diploma in Social Work among the Tribals (PGDSWT) is the first of it kind in Indian higher education system. This programme is not on offer in any conventional or ODL institute in the country. It has been designed to provide basic knowledge and information regarding the Tribes/Tribals in India. Attempts have also been made to help the learners understand the relevance of social work in the tribal regions and/ for the tribals. The programme aims to provide trained professionals for tribal development in all respects who would be able to address the issues and problems confronted by the tribals in India.

The programme is of one year duration. It comprises of six compulsory courses including practicum. This programme is offered only in English.

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