Admissions 2024

Department of Social Work

Ann Kurian

Designation : Graduate Assistant

Qualification : MSW

Email-ID :

Ann Kurian is a dedicated and passionate Social Work professional with a rich academic background and practical experience in the field. She holds a Master's degree in Social Work from Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kochi, and a Bachelor's degree from Madras Christian College, Chennai. Ann's commitment to promoting social justice, human rights, and well-being is reflected in her diverse experiences and active involvement in various social work initiatives.As a Graduate Assistant at the Department of Social Work, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, she is currently engaged in academic and practical pursuits, further enriching her knowledge and skills in the field. Her practical experience includes internships with organizations such as the District Child Protection Unit (DCPU) and AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) India Cares, where she contributed significantly to social causes. She has also actively participated in fieldwork placements, working with diverse international and local groups and communities, including placements with the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. Her leadership abilities are evident through her roles as a Student Coordinator for international conferences and social work congresses, as well as her involvement in various student clubs and organizations, continuing to do so in her current work profile.

  • Master of Social Work, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kochi, Kerala, India (2023)
  • Bachelor of Social Work (SFS), Madras Christian College, Chennai, India (2020)
  • Diploma in Corporate Social Responsibility, MCC Boyd Business School, Chennai (2018)


  • Policy and Practice Wing at Just. Play
  • AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) India Cares, Delhi
  • District Child Protection Unit (DCPU) Thiruvananthapuram
  • KRIPA Centre for Rehabilitation for Persons with Disabilities
  • Rajagiri Centre for Skill Development (RCSD) in the Jal Jeevan Project
  • Vruksh School for Special Children, Chennai
  • Shanthi Bhavan, Chennai (Higher education sponsorship for girls in coastal areas)
  • Nalam Centre for Mental Health Centre, Chennai.
  • Family and Child Welfare
  • Public Health
  • Youth Empowerment
  • Human Rights
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Human Resource Management
  • Social Work Education
  • Social Welfare Administration
  • Paper presentation on the paper titled “Child Welfare Practices: Initiatives of Rajagiri outREACH” at the 20th Samanwaya International Conference (2023)
  • Transactional Analysis, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences
  • Street Theatre, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences
  • MS Excel, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences
  • Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA), Rajagiri College of Social Sciences
  • Sunergeo 2018, “Women as Human Resource – Opportunities and Challenges” (2018)