If Charotar is the land of beauty and prosperity, Anand, its heart, is the milk city, a growing city of robust and adventurous people. Considering education as the most effective tool for bringing about social changes, the enlightened members of Shri Ramkrishna Seva Mandal launched Anand Institute of Social Work, Anand in 1997.
Anand is the administrative centre of Anand district in the state of Gujarat. It is administrated by Anand Municipality and a part of the region known as Charotar comprising of Anand and Kheda district. Anand hosts AMUL, Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation, National Dairy Development Board, Institute of Rural Management – Anand and Anand Agriculture University.
Anand Institute of Social Work is serving the developmental and educational needs of the students through offering self-financed programmes of generic nature viz. Bachelor of Social Work – B.S.W., Master of Social Work – M.S.W., Master of Social Work – Human Resource – M.S.W. (HR) and Ph.D. (Social Work). Our Institute is affiliated to Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar.