• B.P.S. Mahila Vishwavidyalaya
  • Khanpur Kalan, Sonipat, Haryana-131305

Achievements of Academic year 2011-12

  • Department of Social Work and Economics invited NGOs for Job placement. This year out of the 23 students 20 got job offers in various reputed nongovernmental organizations in Haryana and Delhi.

  • Department of Social Work celebrated “World Social Work Day” on 20th March. The objective of the programme was to bring Social Work to the forefront and discuss its various issues and challenges. Various issues were raised which includes lack of strong leadership at national and international level and lack of awareness contributing to non recognition of the profession. It was further deliberated that joint efforts by the educators and practitioners are required in strengthening Social Work in India. Other challenges discussed were strengthening of national bodies, advocacy among the policy makers, strengthening documentation, and intensive practice in the field. The student actively participated in Speeches, collage and poster making, and quiz Competition on Themes related to Social Work Profession.

  • Department of Social Work conducted Parent- Teacher Meeting keeping in order to make parent and students aware about the role of field work in developing skills in social work practice. To address the apprehensions of the parents of the students studying in the department it was becoming essential to answer various queries related to field work practice and its need. During this meeting questions on security issues during field work, in the villages and to other social work agencies were addressed satisfactorily. Besides, faculty took separate session with each student with her parents in order to ensure her active participated in academic & extra- curricular affairs.

  • Eight students were selected to participate in Indian Student Parliament (Haryana Chapter) – 1st State Level Parliament held on 17th -18th March 2012 in Kurkshetra University, Kurukshetra, Haryana.

  • Students, working at the construction site of medical college, Khanpur Kalan have been instrumental in opening a Non- Formal Education Center “Apni Pathshala, for the children of migrated labour families. These children are also getting medical and nutrition services with the help of various collaborations and donation.

  • Students have collaborated with the Block Development & Panchayat Officer to open a vocational training center in village Khanpur. The center is imparting vocational skills to the women and adolescent and also provides life skills education.

  • Formed Self Help Groups in villages adjacent to the university.

  • Organized various Awareness generation camps on health, Nutrition, HIV/AIDS in villages nearby the university.