About Perspectives in Social Work




College of Social Work, Nirmala Niketan, Mumbai is one of the most reputed and prestigious educational institutes in Social Work arena since 1955 affiliated to University of Mumbai. In May 2015 during the NAAC third cycle re accreditation, the college has been awarded with A grade, CGPA of 3.53 on a scale of 4.

We have been publishing the quarterly journal entitled ‘Perspectives in Social Work’ since 1984.Perspectives in Social Work is a professional Journal for the advancement of perspectives on social issues and social work intervention.

The ISSN number for the journal is 0974-5114 while the Library of Congress Control Number (LCCN) assigned by the Library of Congress, Washington DC is 93904857 (permanent link is https://lccn.loc.gov./93904857). The journal has been also often quoted in the UGC-Net exam as a part of match the following categories-

  • All articles in the Journal are blind peer reviewed.
  • The Journal levies NO submission/publication charges for publishing papers.
  • It is published thrice a year (April, August and December) by the College of Social Work, Nirmala Niketan, 38, New Marine Lines, Mumbai 400 020

Annual subscription cost: (Payable by DD/MO in favor of Perspectives in Social Work)
Institutional membership: Rs. 500/-
Individual membership: Rs. 250/-
Note: The revised Annual Subscription rates from April 2018 issue would be as follows:
Institutional membership: Rs. 600/-
Individual membership : Rs. 300/-