Head, Department of Psychology
Dr. Nov Rattan Sharma, Professor
Phone : 9355612805
e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
Department of Psychology at M.D.University is one of the most renowned Psychology departments in India. It was established in July 1983, with four permanent faculty members in a small building with a strength of ten students only. Within the tenure of 35 years it has been enormously holistically developed. Now it has quite spacious building and infrastructure with well-equipped laboratories and well qualified faculty members.
The department aims to prove itself as an outstanding center to promote education, research training along with well-being of the society at large.
The department is dedicated to inculcate human values along with bestowing erudition and to enhance personality not only to survive but to flourish and thrive in the contemporary competitive world.
Programmes Offered, Duration, Intake, Total Annual Fee and Eligibility
Name of the
Mode of admission
Fee in Rs.
Common Entrance Exam.
Bachelor Degree in any discipline with atleast 45% marks in aggregate (42.75% in case of SC/ST/Blind/Visually/ Differently Abled etc. candidates).
M.A. Applied Psychology
Common Entrance Exam
|Bachelor Degree in any discipline with atleast 45% marks in aggregate (42.75% in case of SC/ST/Blind/Visually/ Differently Abled etc. candidates).|
Advanced P.G. Diploma in Guidance & Counseling
Post Graduation in Psychology/ Applied Psychology/Clinical Psychology/ Counseling Psychology with minimum 50% marks (47.50% for SC/ST candidates of Haryana only).
M. Phil in Psychology
Entrance Test + Academic Merit
Master degree in the relevant subject of this University or an examination recognized as equivalent thereto with at least 2nd division i.e. 50% marks (40% marks for SC/ST candidates of Haryana only) or grade “c” in the seven point scale.
Entrance Test + Academic merit + Interview
Master’s degree with at least 55% marks in aggregate in the subject concerned or in an allied subject (50% for SC/ST candidates).
orM.Phil degree or a recognized equivalent degree beyond Master’s degree level with at least 55% marks (50% for SC candidates of Haryana only) or equivalent grade in the grading system and Master’s degree with 50% marks in aggregate in the subject concerned or an allied subject.
Departmental CommitteeMajor Thrust Areas for Research Activities
(The Department was awarded SAP in Health Psychology by UGC in 2004 (DRS-I) and 2009(DRS-II). The Department has been awarded DRS- III from 2015-2020 in the area of Positive Health Psychology.)
Facilities : The Department is housed in a spacious and multi-storeyed building fitted with amenities. The class rooms and laboratories are well furnished. The infrastructural facilities for excellent teaching, research and application work are available. The physiological and Experimental laboratories are equipped with high class latest digital equipments. The Psychological Testing laboratory has an exhaustive inventory of foreign and Indian-standardised tests. Guidance and Counselling cell-A Centre for Positive Health provides specialized psychological services to the entire fraternity covering youth, employees, elderly and people with chronic illness. Department has also established Psychological First Aid Centre, and Personality & Skill Development Cell for the benefit of the students and general public. Some student centric facilities such as Prof. I.S Muhar Departmental Library & Museum and an exclusive forum of, for and by the students’ i.e PSY Circle are the significant functional units. The overall objective of the department is to boost holistic health promotion, life values, harmonious relationship and employability on the campus by conducting practical training programs, workshops and other extension activities to attain its life orientation goal of providing Psychological Services with a smile for Positive Health and Happiness.