Welcome to The Faculty of Social Work


Specialty − “Social work”

Qualification − specialist of social work

Duration of the course − 5 years

The faculty of social work is one of the first faculties established in 1991. During the last 15 years the faculty has prepared more than 500 specialists of social work who proved their knowledge and who are in great demand of the services of social protection of the population.

Nowadays 5 Doctors of Science and 16 candidates of Science work at the faculty. The curriculum includes general-mathematical and natural-scientific, general-humanitarian and social-economical blocs. During graduate courses students learn thoroughly the specialization in two ways: “Social work in Public Health” and “Social rehabilitation of children with limited capacities”.

Specialists of social work are allowed to render professional practical activity in social services, organizations and establishments; to give social support to people and families; to organize and coordinate social work for people who have special needs, limited capacities, people who have returned from special institutions and institutions of confinement; to carry out research analytical activity (analysis and forecasting, development of social projects and technologies); to take part in organizational and administrative work of social services, organizations and establishments; to assist various state and social organizations and establishments in giving necessary social protection and support to the population.