M.S Counselling Psychology

M S Counselling Psychology

Course aim

The programme aims to equip successful students with the knowledge and expertise to support their work as professional counsellors. It aims to integrate students’ counselling skills practice with academic study at Masters Level and to facilitate student learning in the three areas of psychology practice: counselling skills, counselling related theory and self-development.

The post graduate professional programme offers a thorough theoretical grounding with supervised practical experience in Counselling Psychology and research methodology. The principles underpinning the programme are empowerment, holistic development, relationships and community.

Course duration: One year full-time

Entry requirements:

  • Graduate with honors (4 years) in Psychology from any reputed university/college with 50% marks or (B-) grade or
  • Graduate (3 years) and Master’s in Psychology from any reputed university/college with 50% marks or (B-) grade
  • Candidates with previous counselling experience will get preference
  • Good command over English Language is mandatory

Course contents:

  • Human behaviour and neuroscience
  • Mental health issues
  • Counselling and interpersonal skills
  • Psychological assessments and techniques
  • Counselling approaches
  • Research methodology and statistics
  • Professional ethics and supervision
  • Internship and Placement (field work)
  • Research Project
  • Seminar
  • Viva