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Academic Programs

Ph.D In Social Work

Rajagiri College of Social Sciences (RCSS) is a recognised centre for Doctoral Research in Social Work, Sociology and Allied Social Sciences under Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, since 1988. The Doctoral Center organizes periodical workshops and training programmes for the scholars. Since last 30 years the center has produced 45 Ph.D theses. Presently the doctoral center has 11 research guides approved by the M. G. University and there are 26 Ph.d Scholars.


  • A robust interdisciplinary academic culture
  • Experienced research guides
  • Opportunities for international collaborations and research
  • Periodical monitoring and evaluation
  • State of the art facilities to undertake researches along with electronic databases like EBSCO, JSTOR, QUESTIA