The 61st Graduation day of the Madras School of Social Work was held on Saturday ,28th October 2017 at 4.30pm in the august presence of Thiru. Sunil Paliwal,I.A.S. ,who is the Principal Secretary to Government Higher Education Department, Government of Tamil Nadu.
With the President formally inaugurating the function ,the Principal, Dr. Raja Samuel rendered a stellar report card extolling the college performance.He dedicated all the glory, achievements and laurels to the founder Mary Clubwala.
This was followed by the Graduation Day Keynote Address by the Chief Guest of Honour Mr. Sunil Paliwal . His was a thought provoking,inspiring and memorable speech , that very much resonated with the solemnity of the occasion. His sage observations to the graduates was to be steadfast in their chosen goals, to always uphold the principles and core values they've imbibed thus far and above all to never forget their parents. What ever they do, wherever they go, however high they fly, he reiterated that parents must be part of their growth trajectory.
The actual awarding of certificates then commenced whereby the students graduating from the various Post Graduate and under Graduate departments in Social Work, Human Resource Management, Psychology and Development Management disciplines duly received their degrees from the Chief Guest.