De Paul Institute of Science & Technology (DiST), Angamaly is an ISO certified professional college run by De Paul Education Trust, owned by Mary Matha Province of Vincentian Congregation. The department of Social Work was started in the year of 2004. DiST organizes many academic and co-curricular activities like conferences, Seminars, Fests (Social Work, Management and IT), outreach activities and many other novel academic initiatives.

De Novo was started in 2009 and it has progressed from a South Indian Social Work students’ Meet to an International Social Work students’ Meet. School of Social Work orgnised an international conference and Social Work students’ meet in 2011. The purpose of conducting such an event is to proclaim the motto "A BETTER WORLD TO LIVE IN". Networking and Collaborating with social work agencies around the globe would provide us with boundless setting of social work practice.