Established in 1981-82 as a post-graduate research and training centre, the Social Sciences Center of Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed to be University aims to conduct, organize and undertake specialized studies in the field of Social Sciences.

As a grant-in aid Institution under the Commissionerate of Social Welfare, Govt. of Maharashtra, the centre specifically has an objective to impart education for the practice of professional social work. To spread the aforementioned objective and knowledge of the field, the centre offers a Post-Graduate degree in Social Work i.e., Master of Social Work (M.S.W.). The programme is recognized by the Commissionerate of Social Welfare Govt. of Maharashtra vide its letter No. SSW/Recog/B.V./83/D-6, dated 12/07/1982.

Salient Features of the of Social Sciences Centre, Pune
  • Stellar academic record since its establishment.
  • Specialization in Master Social Work
  • Experienced and qualified faculty members
  • Well-equipped library with modern facilities
  • Information and Communication Technology Cell
  • Computer facility for trainee professionals
  • Personality Development Club (PDC)
  • Placement Cell
  • Indoor and Outdoor Sports Facilities
  • Campus Interview for Trainee Professionals
  • Rural Camps and Study Tours
  • NSS Unit
  • Student Counselling Cell