BSc Youth and Community Work

University of Seychelles Programme 


The programme was developed by the University of Seychelles to fill the need for professional training for youth workers in Seychelles. The curriculum reflects the competencies related to both local and international demands in youth work. This undergraduate programme is designed to offer learners the opportunity to engage in academic and fieldwork exercises that allow participants to interact with youth in the community. This programme will enable beginners as well as experienced practitioners to develop or enhance their professional competencies in youth work. This degree will enable successful graduates to work as generalist social workers in a variety of government and non- government social-work organisations.

Target Audience

This programme is for you if you want to:

  • develop an understanding of social science beyond the core theoretical concepts;
  • interact with communities and devise strategies to tackle a wide range of social issues with a focus on youth;
  • gain the competencies for a career that focuses on individual and societal well-being.

Academic Requirements

To be eligible for BSocSc Youth and Community Work you must be aged 18 or above in the year of registration and satisfy the University’s General Entrance Requirements as well as the Specific Programme Requirements.

Have passed 2 UK GCE A-levels at Grade C or above.

Have passed UK GCSE/GCE O-level Mathematics at Grade C or above.


Programme Outline

View the BSc Youth and Community Work programme outline.

3 years full-time or 5 years part-time
SCR 150, 000 per year (2017-2018)
Application Deadline:
30 May 2017
Academic Direction:
University of Seychelles