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Office of Postgraduate Affairs and Discipline Construction

The major “Social Work” is authorized to confer master degree by the Academic Degree Commission of the State Council in October of 2011. Jinggangshan University started to enroll postgraduate students of Social Work in 2012. Currently it has more than 40 postgraduate students.

 

Education Centre for Master of Social Work, affiliated to the School of Political Science and Law, now has a faculty of 22 full-time members, including 11 professors, 6 associate professors, 17 tutors for master degree, 17 part-time tutors engaged among the leaders of social work, excellent social workers, experienced experts or scholars in social work.

 

Education Centre for Master of Social Work is equipped with 5 advanced laboratories, including Room for Group Social Work, Room for Family Social Work, Telephone Interview Room, Centre for Social Work Studies, worth more than RMB 1.7 million and covering an area of 750 m2.

 

Education Centre for Master of Social Work has constructed 2 research bases, i.e. Jiangxi Postgraduate Education Innovation Base and Talents Cultivation Base for Social Work of Ministry of Civil Affairs.

 

Jinggangshan University has signed cooperative agreements for the cultivation of postgraduate students of social work with various institutions, such as Department of Civil Affairs of Jiangxi Province, Civil Affairs Bureau of Ji’an City, Guangzhou Datong Social Work Service Centre, Social Workers Association of Putong District, Shanghai, Zhicheng Social Work Service Centre of Shenzhen, Xietong Social Work Service Centre of Ji’an, fomulating a training mechanism of “University-Executive Institutions-Social Work Service Department”. In addition, Cooperative agreements on the admission of postgraduates for further study have been signed between Jinggangshan University and Renmin University of China, Wuhan University, Xiamen University, etc.