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  • Name : Prof. R.Swami Das
  • Designation : Head of the Department
  • Phone : 0891 - 284 4452 , 4453, 4454
  • Email: head.socialwork@andhrauniversity.edu.in

Social Work is a professional service rendered by the trained persons to the needy and maladjusted, so as to enable them to lead a personally satisfying and socially acceptable life. Social Work, which has been recognized all over the world as a professional service is based on the democratic principals and philosophy. It believes in the human values and respect for the individual worth and dignity. It has a body of knowledge, strategies, approaches and techniques to work with individuals, groups and communities to promote their functional efficiency and welfare. In this process, it deals with different segments of the populations namely children, youth, aged, physical handicapped, women, weaker sections and under privileged sections.

The Department is offering M.A., M. Phil., and Ph.D. programs in Social Work.


Personnel Management and Labour Welfare

Community Development, Rural, Urban and Tribal

Criminology and Correctional Administration

Medical and Psychiatric Social Work

Family and Child Welfare

Name Designation Teaching Experience Specialization
Prof. K.Visweswara Rao Professor M.A., Ph.D. Community Development
Prof. P.Arjun Professor M.A., L.L.M., PGD in Yoga, Ph.D. Personnel Management and Labour welfare
Prof. T.Sobha Sri Professor &
Director, Gandhian Studies Center
M.A., Ph.D. Personnel Management and Labour welfare
Prof. R.Swami Das Professor &
Head of the Department
M.A., Ph.D. Personnel Management
Dr. S. Haranath Assistant Professor M.A., Ph.D. Community Development