Social Work and Human Rights

Bachelor's studies (university) @ Mykolas Romeris University
1 Aug Application deadline
2 Sep Start date
4 years Study duration full-time
2628€ Tuition fee for Eu citizens

Programme overview

Do you feel the need to help people around you? Do you like spending time with the elderly? Do you enjoy watching over children? Do you like standing up to those that cannot stand up for themselves?  

If you feel positive about any of the above questions, consider choosing Social Work and Human Rights for your bachelor degree. These are studies that will set you down the path of helping others.

Students of this program will learn to work with children and the protections they must be provided in the eyes of the law. Also, they will learn how to provide crisis management and how to work with people in correctional institutions as well as will find out how social programs are built, ran and apply to the social groups in need.  

Alumni of thi study program will be able to provide high quality social services, strengthen abilities of individuals, groups and communities, to adapt to environment through restoration and strengthening of social links, integration into society and sustaining social participation.

Programme structure


  • Fundamentals of Law
  • Introduction to Social Work and Profesional Ethics
  • Introduction to Studies
  • Professional Foreign Language (English / French / German)
  • Psychology
  • Social Work Theory and Practice
  • International Protection of Human Rights
  • Introduction to Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Social Work Theory and Practice
  • Socialization of Children and Youth


  • Fundamentals of Social Pedagogy
  • Methodology of Social Work
  • Protection of Child’s Rights
  • Social Work with Persons with Disabilities
  • The Basics in Social Psychology
  • Voluntary Social Work and Introductory
  • Practice
  • Development of Social Skills
  • Fundamentals of Socio-cultural
  • Development
  • Social Policy


  • Basics of Social Work with Family
  • Quantitative Methods in Social Work
  • Social Assistance Team Formation and Management
  • Social Counseling
  • Bachelor Thesis
  • Mediation in Social Activities
  • Social Activities of the Community
  • Social Work in Health Care Institutions
  • Social Work with People at social Risk


  • Faundamentals of Management of Social Institutions
  • Fundamentals of Personal Data Protection
  • Qualitative Methods in Social Work
  • Social Gerontology and Adult Education
  • Social Projects and Programs
  • Bachelor Thesis
  • Crisis Management and Conflict Resolution
  • Education of Critical Thinking
  • Supervision Theory and Practice

Admission Requirements

Required documents:

  • Secondary education diploma or equivalent including final grades
  • Document proving English language level

Required level – B1. Assessments of English language proficiency certificates equivalent to level B1:

  • TOEFL Paper 477-510
  • TOEFL IBT 53-64
  • IELTS 4.5-5.0
  • PTE level 3

If you do not have a certificate proving your English language proficiency level, you can take the University Online English language level test. You will be able to choose this option while filling in the application. The test is free of charge. Certificate is not required if your native language is English or if your previous studies were conducted fully in English language.

  • Motivational letter
  • Passport copy

Additional educational documents might be required depending on the country of residence.

Applicants might be required to take entrance examination.

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