• Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) in the Thames


Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) in the Thames

Bachelor of Social Work is a four-year(eight-semester) academic program under the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. It is an accumulated perspective of providing knowledge to students, especially about the existing social problems and norms of the backward communities. The BSW degree includes academic features, communication development skills, and frequent field visits and work. 

It is the best subject choice for those who aim to serve the existing humankind and to make the world a better place to be in.

Objectives of BSW course

The major objective of BSW degree in Nepal is to make the candidates competent in understanding social policy in Nepal, SWOT analysis of social problems and justice, preaching human rights, and challenge and overcome issues in living a peaceful and dignified life.

Scopes Of BSW in Nepal

Bachelor in Social Work graduates gain expertise in the six fields of social work like advocacy, broker, change agent, counselor, mediator, and researcher. BSW graduates get the opportunity to work for the government, NGOs, and INGOs, national and international projects, teaching, administration, media sector, consultancies and institutes, research projects, and many more. Some say that, with a BSW course, you can work for needy ones, get paid for it, and receive priceless blessings.

Bachelor in Rural Development Courses/Subjects

Some of the major subjects in the BSW degree include foundational courses, concepts, principles, and perspectives in social work, research methodologies, statistics, and computer information systems. Psychology and rural development are two other significant topics in BSW. The required elective studies are Anthropology of Contemporary Issues in Nepal and Internship at Organizations.

Eligibility To pursue BSW in Nepal

Those who have completed 10+2 or an equal level of education in any field can pursue BSW. Candidates for admission to Tribhuvan University's BSW programs must have received a minimum D+ mark in all courses in Grades 11 and 12.

Entrance exam is not compulsory but it is held for the purpose of checking one's ability.

BSW fee structure in Nepal

Fee structures differ from one college to the next, depending on the educational services and facilities available to students. BSW  costs between NRs. 4 to 6 lakhs in Nepal. The average annual fee at most colleges ranges in between 40 thousand to 1 lakh NPRS .

Which universities in Nepal offer BSW courses ?

BSW degrees are offered by Tribhuvan university, Pokhara University, Purbanchal University and other universities of Nepal. Syllabus and courses may vary among the universities but the base knowledge system remains the same.

BSW Colleges in Nepal

As students seek colleges that provide quality education which is affordable in price, many colleges fail to meet one of them as expectations of students might not be in favor in few of them. 

Don't just enroll yourself to the one quickly, take time and and look for the one that is suitable for your education and future.

Benefits of Pursuing BSW in Thames College

Thames college(TU affiliated), is the perfect destination for students where you get quality education with a diverse community of teachers and students. In the presence of skilled and well trained teachers, facilities like well equipped classrooms, libraries, labs, recreational programs, extracurricular activities, field visits and other social projects are provided to students. Also, Thames offers  deserving students scholarships. Students are guided to bloom not just academically but socially, emotionally and mentally.

Thames college is the perfect destination to you and to your future ahead. So get enrolled in Thames to take a first step towards success and build memories for lifetime.


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