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MA/M.Sc- Applied Psychology – MRIIRS

Duration2 Yrs
COURSE FEES (Per annum) for Indian Nationals in Rupees1,16,000
COURSE FEES (Per annum) in US $ For PIO/NRI Students US $ 3300
Criteria for Preparation of Merit list
I – Merit in MRNAT 2020
II – Marks  in Qualifying Exam
Eligibility Criteria
50% marks in Bachelor Degree in any discipline from a recognized University.


Course Highlight

The MA/M.Sc Applied Psychology programme lays an emphasis on understanding and applying psychology through experiential learning and hands on activities, apart from classroom learning. This includes the use of the The Human Lab, which is a Centre for Psychometric Assessment, Psychological Counseling, Psychotherapy & Training & Development at the Department of Applied Psychology.

The objective is to help the Applied Psychology student strengthen domain knowledge and to hone applied skills which are needed in the real world workplace.

Specializations offered in the MA/M.Sc Applied Psychology:

Clinical, Counseling, Industrial and Organizational, Educational, Health, Sports, Psychological Assessment and Psychometric Testing, Personality Assessment, Social., Cognitive & Perceptual, Community, Consumer, Developmental, Engineering, Environmental, Evolutionary, Experimental, Forensic & Criminal, Neuropsychology, Rehabilitation & School Psychology


Course Structure

M.A. – Applied Psychology




Theories of PersonalityLeadership and Team buildingCounselingIntroduction to Human behaviour
Introduction to Research methods and statisticsPsychology of Affective ProcessesCounseling- Introduction and theoretical PerspectivesGuidance and counselling
Communication Skills IStatistics in PsychologyApproaches to CounselingTraining and Development
Communication Skills ISocial PsychologyApplication of counseling in specific fieldsAbnormal Psychology
Applied Cognitive Science IApplication of PsychologyRehabilitation PsychologyEnvironmental Psychology
Applied Cognitive Science IILife Span DevelopmentCareer Psychology
History of PsychologyApplied PsychometryClinical Psychology
Positive PsychologyClinical Psychology- Introduction and theoretical perspectives
NeuropsychologyDeviation and Disorder
Indian psychologyPsychodiagnostic  and Psychotherapy
Cultural PsychologyPsychoanalysis -Theories and Practices
Behavioral therapy
Health Psychology 
Applying Psychology to health
Lifestyle Psychology and health related behavior
Health enhancement and promotion
Psychological Aspects of Health care
Behavioral medicine
Industrial Psychology and Organizational Behavior
Industrial psychology and organizational behavior
Management processes
Human Resource  management and Organizational development
Organizational change and management
HR Audit



The students have a successful career in hospitals, clinical settings, working in school and colleges as counselors and also in corporate sectors as trainers and specialist in psychological assessments.

Scholarships Available

MRNAT 2020

Schemes ‘Utkarsh’ and ‘Uttam’ for the candidates on the basis of MRNAT-2020 Score for PG programme:

Scheme ‘Utkarsh’ is for candidates taking Admission within a period from 1st April 2020 to 30th June 2020)

MRNAT 2020 ScoreUtkarsh
90.00% & above100% Tuition Fee Waiver
80.00% & above but below 90.00%50% Tuition Fee Waiver
70.00% & above but below 80.00%25% Tuition Fee Waiver

Scheme ‘Uttam’ is for candidates taking Admission within a period from 1st June 2020 to 31st July 2020)

MRNAT 2020 ScoreUttam
90.00% & above100% Tuition Fee Waiver
80.00% & above but below 90.00%25% Tuition Fee Waiver
70.00% & above but below 80.00%10% Tuition Fee Waiver
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