Social work has already been recognized as a professional service, which is on the path of growth. Consequent on the industrialization and globalization, socialworkers' service is on high demand. Departments of health, social welfare and education in governmental as well as non-governmental sector, which are gearing upto meet this demand, are on the lookout for qualified social workers and management professionals. To cope with this need, K.E. College Mannanam opened the Department of Social Work in the year 2004. Now the department has completed six academic years successfully.
K.E. College, Mannanam started the course on 18th August 2004 with student strength of 30. the Department was inaugurated by Rev.Dr. Thomas Kalayil, Manager of the college in the presence of Principal, Vice Principal, Administrator, Course Co-ordinator and Head of the Department. Inaugurating the Dept. of Social Work. For the first two years, the department was in the process of making its own identity. Being the beginner in the field of social work education, it was a challenging task for the department to satisfy the professional requirements of the course. The department of Social Work has been following a systematic training with equal importance to theory and practice. It has made a collaborative networking withmore than 40 human service organizations within and outside Kerala. The department has been organizing a series of skill training programmes with the whole hearted support from the well known professionals working in variety of settings.
|Fr. Jose Varapuzha||M.Sc (Co-Ordinator)|
|Jessy John||9645082854||MSW, M.phil|
|Simple Mathew||9961156887||MSW, M.phil|
|Julia Panackapadavil||9744137248||MSW, M.phil|
|Priya S Dev||8113983919||MSW|