General Instruction for MSW Aspirants- 2020


  1. Online application form shall open on 16th March, 2020 at 3.00 pm

  2. Read the admission policy, eligibility details, and prospectus for key information before applying 

  3. Online forms shall be completed in all respects and must be submitted on or before 23rd May, 2020 till 3.00 pm. Applications received thereafter will not be entertained

  4. Candidates who fulfill all the basic requirement as per the admission policy shall be called for the Entrance Test 

  5. Entrance Test shall be held on 2nd June 2020. 

  6. Based on the entrance test performance, next level of screening will be held as per the admission policy. Shortlisted candidates for the group discussion and personal interview (GD & PI) shall be informed officially

  7. Date of GD & PI shall be informed only for the short-listed candidates. Enquiries at this stage is not allowed. Lobbying shall disqualify the candidate for further admission procedures. 

  8. The selected students for admission to the MSW program shall be informed through the admission portal, registered email and college notice board 

  9. Candidates selected for admission are required to pay the fees and enroll themselves with in the time duration. Remember that the candidates who fail to enroll within the period of 3 days will lose their admission offer.  

  10. Graduates of Universities other than the University of Mumbai are required to submit the Migration Certificate from their Graduating University within one week of taking admission. Please note that it is the responsibility of the applicant to get the Migration Certificate, Mark Sheets and Verification of Mark Sheet from his/her University in time. In case the applicant is not able to get the migration certificate in time, their admission is liable to get cancelled.   

  11. Remember, all are provisional admission till your eligibility is cleared by University of Mumbai.  

  12. No enquiries will be entertained in case a student fails to secure admission



College of Social Work (Autonomous)

Nirmala Niketan Institute, Mumbai 


Timeline for MSW Admission Process- 2020



16th March, 2020 from 3.00 pm

Online application process begins 

23rd May, 2020 till 3.00 pm 

Last date for submission of applications (with hard copies to reach office by 4 pm)

1st June, 2020

2.00 – 4.00 pm 

Pre-Admission Counseling ST, SC, OBC, and Minority Candidates 

2nd June 2020

10. 30 am – 1.00 pm 

MSW Entrance Test 

8th and 9th June 2020

9 am to 5 pm

  • Document verification 

  • Group discussion 

  • Personal interview 

(only for short listed candidates)

11th  June 2020 at 5.00 pm 

List of selected candidates will be put up

12th 13th and 15th June till 3 pm

Payment of fees for selected candidates

15th June at 5.00 pm

Second list shall be put up (in case of vacancy)

22nd June 2020 June 9 am

Inauguration and Class Begins 

22nd June 2020 2.00 – 4.00 pm

Parents Meeting



Please understand that this is a tentative schedule. There may be changes based on the administrative notifications and requirements. However, all selected candidates at each level shall be promptly notified in advance. 




College of Social Work (Autonomous)

Nirmala Niketan Institute, Mumbai