The Department of Social Work was founded in July, 1981 and is the pioneer department in Haryana and its neighbouring states including Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Union Territory of Chandigarh, to meet the pressing need for scientific education and training in professional social work education. The department aims to:
Impart education, training and research in social work in order to provide professional man power / human resource in social welfare and allied fields.
Prepare and provide professional service and leadership, and
Acquire and utilize knowledge of human behaviour, social systems, social policy, social service and institutional reconstruction.