Gujarat students visit BSSS under exchange programme

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 12 Jan 2017 11:40:45


Staff Reporter,

Students of social work and human resource management of Anand Institute of Social Work, Gujarat visited Bhopal School of Social Sciences (BSSS) as part of student exchange programme on Wednesday.


It was six day programme hosted by department of social work. While interacting with the students, Principal of BSSS Rev Fr Dr John PJ emphasized the need of social work intervention in today’s scenario. He mentioned that student exchange programmes will enhance the knowledge and understanding of various fields of social work and also cross state learning experience for the students. Sheeba Joseph, head of the department (HOD) gave an orientation about the college and the various activities of the department. She highlighted the thrust of social work and the scope in the contemporary society.


The students visited World Vision India, Samarthan, Sambhavana Trust Clinic and remembering Bhopal museum in the community development sector, industries in human resource management sector, Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Centre (BMHRC) and AIIMS in medical and psychiatry; SOS Children’s Village and SOS Village for Specially Able in Child Welfare sector. They actively participated in the one day Workshop on Rights and Advocacy organized at BSSS. Abraham K Varghese, programme coordinator was appreciated by the faculty members of Anand Institute of Social Work for the relentless support throughout the programme.