About Our Department

Mission and Commitment


  • Committed to providing high quality education and training in social work, social policy and counselling and in related disciplines at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
  • Places strong emphasis on seeking academic excellence in research informed teaching.
  • Encourages scholars in the Department to participate and contribute by means of research, training and consultation to the professional community in Hong Kong.
  • Committed to the University’s whole person education goals in Citizenship, Knowledge, Learning, Skills, Creativity, Communication and Teamwork.