2020 & 2021 - India Today ranked the Department of Social Work as the 2nd Best Social Work College in India.
2020- India Today ranked the Department of Social Work as the 2nd Best Social Work College in India.
2019: The Department hosted 10th International Summer University on the theme “Social Care and Well-being of vulnerable populations” along with the consortium partners of Chinese University of Hong Kong (Hong Kong), University of Applied Sciences and Arts (Western Switzerland), Western Sydney University (Australia) Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel), University of British Columbia (Canada), University of California (USA), Shadong University (China), and University of Ouaga (Burkina Faso).
2018 & 2019: India Today ranked the Department of Social Work as the 3rd best Social Work College in India
2018: The department was granted the prestigious UGC-DAAD Project-based Personnel Exchange Programme.
2018: The Department hosted Annual Symposium of Building Networks and Frameworks for Global Social Work titled “Valuing Diversity in Global Social Work: Practice with People on the Move” along with the consortium partners of University of Eastern Finland, College of Social Work, University of Utah and Faculty of Social Work, Hochschule Landshut - University of Applied Science.
2017 – The department was granted prestigious UGC-UKIERI Joint Research Programme.
2014: The department has undertaken 2 studies of Kerala State Commission for Protection of Child Rights, Department of Social Justice, Govt. of Kerala.