Admissions 2024

Department of Social Work

Dr. Deepa Rasheed

Designation : Assistant Professor

Qualification : Ph.D

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Dr. Deepa Rasheed is Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Social Work at Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kerala, India. She is a Post graduate in Social Work and Business Administration. She has more than two decades of experience in teaching and research in the field of professional social work at post graduate level. She has 10 years of international experience as Lecturer at Omani Centre for Higher Education, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. She had demonstrated her expertise in teaching courses on social responsibility, organisational behaviour and business ethics for students of Business Administration in India and Oman in an inter disciplinary manner. She is an accredited trainer at Institute of Management in Government, Government of Kerala under A category in the field of behaviour sciences and social welfare. Her major domain of teaching includes core courses in Social Work, Corporate Social Responsibility, Social Marketing, Business Ethics, Administration concepts, Family & Child Welfare and Organisational Behaviour.

  • Ph. D in Social Work- Mahatma Gandhi University
  • Master of Social Work (MSW) - Mahatma Gandhi University
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Annamalai University
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications
  • UGC NET Examination


  • Research Officer, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kalamassery 2000-2002


  • Around 20 years of teaching experience at post graduate level in various Colleges in India and abroad. Incredible experience in various levels of academic and non-academic programmes in various colleges since the year 2002- Present
  • Administration of Human Service Organisation
  • Generic Practice Skills in Social Work
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Ethics
  • Social Marketing
  • Social Work Practice with Families and Children
  • Social Work Practice with Groups
  • Fields of Social Work
  • Formulated Project Proposals for University Grants Commission, World Bank, World Health Organisation, Department of Social Welfare, State Government& Central Government.
  • A situational analysis of domestic violence among women in Ernakulam district sponsored by Kerala Research Programme on Local Level Development- Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum
  • Baseline survey of ICDS projects Phase III in Kerala sponsored by World Bank.
  • A situational analysis aimed at improving living conditions of Scheduled tribes using S& T intervention.
  • Redesigning Anganawadies in Kerala sponsored by DPEP, Government of Kerala.
  • PFZ market survey sponsored by Agrinet solutions
  • Published an article titled "Psychological distress and domestic violence among women- An area for social work intervention", in Indian Journal of Social Work- Journal of Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai in July 2015 edition
  • FDP- GROW organised by Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, June 2023
  • Seminar on International Women’s Day, St. Alberts College Autonomous, March 2021
  • FDP- Outcome based syllabus framing methodology, St. Alberts College Autonomous, November 2021
  • As conference convenor of International Conference on Global intervention models and best practices in social work with women organised by St.  Alberts College Autonomous, Ernakulam, January 2020.
  • Workshop on Training of Trainers at IMG, Trivandrum. November 2017.
  • National Conference on Domestic Violence organised by National Commission for Women held at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi, December 2002.
  • Popular Theatre and Development Communication, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences,14-16 Jan 2000.
  • State level seminar on launching of social work in schools- OASIS, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Oct, 2000.
  • Certified as Accredited Trainer in Social Welfare, Behavioural Science and Management under category A in IMG and other Training Institutions in the State by Institute of Management in Government, Government of Kerala.