M.Sc. in Psychology and Counseling

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Duration: 2 years.

Eligibility: Candidates admitted into the Master of Physiotherapy course should have passed the BPT degree examination with a minimum of 40% aggregate to appear for the entrance exam. The entrance exam will be conducted in the month of June every year.

About the programme:

The Master of Physiotherapy course is a 2-year fulltime program with semester pattern of examinations, leading to the degree that equips the student with analytical, evidence based learning skills. The program is generic in nature and has a component of additional learning of one area leading to an elective in that area.


  • Comprehensive credit-based curriculum.
  • Two weeks Orientation Programme for fresh students.
  • Seminars and Group Presenatation in all semesters to develop presentation skills.
  • Written and Oral Communication proficiency enhancement incorporated in curriculum
  • Mini projects in all semesters to improve analytical thinking among students.
  • Industrial and hospital Internship
  • Programme/Event Management included in syllabus.
  • Human Resource Management given focus.
  • Summer Placement to gain additional exposure during year end vacation.
  • Basic Computer Skills are developed as part of the course requirement through classroom training & evaluation.
  • Stage model of student development through value added MSW++ features.
  • Campus placement arranged periodically.
  • Well planned Academic calendar
  • Bridge course in preferred areas.
  • Vivekananda Study circle for spiritual and character building.
  • Counselling and Mentoring for weak students
  • Opportunity for obtaining Educational loan for economically weaker students
  • Periodic Seminars and Conferences
  • Innovation in examination system
  • Opportunity to pursue research
  • Conveniently located in the heart of the city
  • Xerox Centre and printing facility
  • ATM banking inside the campus
  • Study Material for all subjects
  • Experienced faculty
  • Cafeteria and Health centre
  • Extended hours for Library and Computer lab.
  • Free Wi Fi Internet


Programme Structure:


  1. Fundamentals of Human behavior
  2. Social Psychology
  3. Family Counseling Skills
  4. Human Development Psychology
  5. Communication skill and language proficiency
  6. Employability Skill Assessment Programme -I
  7. Seminar and Group presentation
  8. Field practicum (2 days in a week – Friday, Saturday in Schools)

Total – 650 marks

  1. Cognitive  Psychology
  2. Dysfunctional Behavior (Psychopathology)
  3. Personality Theories and Assessment
  4. Child Psychology
  5. Basic Computer Skills for Reporting and Research
  6. Seminar and Group presentation
  7. Employability Skill Assessment Programme -II
  8. Field practicum (2 days in a week – Friday, Saturday in NGO’s)

Total – 650 marks



  1. Research and Statistics
  2. Positive Psychology
  3. Psycho-Geriatrics
  4. Organization Psychology
  5. Elective 1Clinical Psychology (Practical) or
  6. Elective 2 Industrial Psychology (Practical)
  7. Seminar and Group Presentation
  8. Internship


Total – 650 marks


  1. Psychotherapeutic methods
  2. Psychological Testing
  3. Human Resource Management
  4. Community Psychology
  5. Elective 1Clinical Psychology (Practical)  or
  6. Elective 2 Industrial Psychology (Practical)
  7. Research Project (External Viva)
  8. Seminar and Group Presentation


Total – 650 marks