Social work

Being a social worker takes compassion, resilience and strength. Gain all the skills, knowledge and practical experience you need at Greenwich on a social work degree with a 93% employability rate.

Study Social Work at Greenwich

The University of Greenwich will provide you with the experience, knowledge and skills you'll need for a career in social work and social care. Our well-equipped facilities, creative teaching methods and in-depth assessment techniques will support and stimulate your learning.

Our courses

You can study for a social work degree full-time or part-time, allowing you to fit your studies around work and family commitments. Upon successful completion of your degree, you will be able to apply to the Health and Care Professions Council to become a registered social worker.

Research and partnerships

We have a history of carrying out specific and multidisciplinary activity across a range of research and enterprise contexts including the delivery of training and CPD.

Join us as a research student

We welcome enquiries and applications from those interested in full- or part-time study for MSc, MPhil or PhD research.


Working with industry

Our expert staff, industry-standard facilities and research expertise can help your business grow.

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Greenwich Research & Enterprise


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