The Department of Social Work at Christ University has been in pursuit of excellence in academic as well as professional training of aspiring social work professionals. The department strives to engage in service of the society through interventions at individual, family, group, institution and community levels involving various strategies such as casework, group work, community organization, campaigns, researches, educational programs, field services, camps training and publications. Value of learning through service is significantly inculcated in all the academic programmes. Inspired by the ever changing social situations and needs of people, the department is regularly initiating programmes that cater to the emerging needs of the society. Social work curriculum provides opportunities for the holistic development of the students. The course design has a balanced blend of classroom teaching with field experience. The department works in close alignment with the Centre for Social Action to sensitize students towards issues of social concern in the University campus.