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Bachelor of Social Work

International Recognition

This programme is positively reviewed by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications (HKCAAVQ).


The Social Work Programme aims to supply professional social workers for local community and neighboring regions as well. The 4 four-year professional training equips our students with professional values & code of ethics, inclusive and liberal attitude, substantial acquaintance of various community resources, basic professional knowledge, practice skills and diverse working approaches. With this generic social work training, graduates are capable of working in different service settings.


Social Work


4 years

Credit Requirements

148 credits

Teaching Language



Both day and evening sessions

Career Prospects

Government Departments: Education and Youth Development Bureau, Labour Affairs Bureau, Social Welfare Bureau, Health Bureau, Housing Bureau, etc.
Non-Government Organisations: child and youth service, rehabilitation service, family service, elderly service, etc.

Students from this programme have worked on placements at the following organisations:

  • Social Welfare Bureau of the Macao SAR Government
  • Education and Youth Development Bureau of the Macao SAR Government
  • Land, Public Works and Transport Bureau of the Macao SAR Government
  • Sheng Kung Hui Macau
  • Cáritas - Macau
  • Ye Lung Hau Baptist Church of Macau
  • Macao Federation of Trade Unions
  • Macao Catholic Family Advisory Council
  • Richmond Fellowship of Macao
  • Concordia School of Special Education
  • Association of Parents of the People with Intellectual Disabilities of Macau
  • Macao Special Olympics
  • Young Men's Christian Association of Macau
  • Christian New Life Fellowship in Macau
  • The Women's General Association of Macau
  • Methodist Church Macau
  • General Union of Neighborhood Associations of Macau
  • Good Shepherd Sisters
  • Evangelize China Fellowship
  • Complexo de Serviços de Apoio à Juventude e Família "Pou Tai"
  • Yat On Responsible Gambling Counselling Centre
  • Escola Católica Estrela do Mar
  • Our Lady of Mercy Home for the Elderly
  • Bosco Youth Service Network


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