Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra
Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra (Univerzita Konštantína Filozofa v Nitre, abbrev. UKF in Slovak) has been formed as a modern European general university where dominant role is played by science, spiritual quality, high professionalism, pedagogical mastery, open and vivid communication both within local environment and within the world.
It offers a variety of study programmes at bachelor, master and doctoral level, providing strong flexibility, innovation and diversity.
Department of Social Work and Social Sciences
The Department of Social Work and Social Sciences is a part of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Health Care which was established in 2001 by the connection of two workplaces that were already existing faculties of the university. The Department members participate in unique national and foreign projects, develop international cooperation with significant institutions and universities, and are in the realization teams of the conferences and events whose aim is to promote development of social work as a profession.
What do we offer?
Education in all study programmes of social work is provided in accordance with the recommendations of the International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) and the international regulations, including the European Qualification Framework. We offer the study of social work with an almost 20-year tradition. Social work can be studied here in three accredited study programmes, full-time and part-time:
– Bachelors Social Work (Bc.)
– Masters Applied Social Work (Mgr.)
– Doctoral Social Work (PhD.)
What is the study like?
The study of Social Work at the Department of Social Work and Social Sciences offers, besides professional subjects and subjects related to various target groups or methods of social work, also training of social and counselling skills which is a great benefit for future social workers, and in the contracted facilities where students acquire practical skills, are in contact with clients, and have a possibility to specialize in selected groups of recipients of social work.
For more information on the universtiy visit: https://www.ukf.sk/en/
To find out more about the faculty visit: https://www.ukf.sk/en/faculty-of-social-sciences-and-health-care