Welcome to Department of Social Welfare Management website

The USWR Department of Social Welfare Management was established in 1999. We are an interdisciplinary centre for teaching and research in social welfare and social policy. Our department offers graduate programs leading to MS in “Social Welfare” and PhD degrees in “Social Health and Social Welfare”. The main goal of this department is production and development of social welfare knowledge regarding the present and future needs of our society through preparing qualified and effective human resources for management, policy making, and planning in health and social services sector.

The academic Backgrounds of members of staff and our teaching group include Social Policy, Sociology, Economics, Social Medicine, Psychiatry, Public Health, and Law.

We warmly welcome candidates with a good background in any of the social sciences and related subjects and a strong interest in social welfare and social policy and/or social health to apply for MS and PhD degrees offered in our department.