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M.A in Psychology

Programme Overview

“Master of Arts (M.A.) in Psychology is a two-year professional degree program with specialization in Clinical Psychology and Organizational Psychology.”

Programme Objectives & Outcomes

After completion of the programme, a student will be able to:

 

 

 

 

Knowledge

PO01: Grasp the advanced theories in behavioral sciences.

PO02: Acquaint him/herself with the nature and process of research and testing in Psychology.

PO03: Relate his/her understanding of guidance and counseling, practice various psychoanalytic, behavioral, and humanistic theories in counseling and psychotherapies and apply them in real-life settings.

PO04: Gain awareness about the various contemporary innovations in psychology practice.

 

 

 

 

 

Skills

PO05: Demonstrate his/her communication skills through paper presentation on subjects as well as various interdisciplinary themes.

PO06: Construct abilities in assessment, diagnostic, and intervention practices in psychology.

PO07: Integrate and apply various behavior analysis methods and practices in individual and group applications of psychological theories.

PO08: Acquaint him/herself with the diverse current evidence-based practices in Psychology, including development in quantitative and qualitative research domains, and design independent researches.

 

 

 

Competency

PO09: Explore new ideas and thoughts through the application of theoretical knowledge of psychology in the service of individuals, groups, and society in general.

PO10: Initiate self-sufficiency, sincerity, independent thinking as psychology professionals to practice in clinical and non-clinical settings, providing methods, tools, strategies, and approaches in practicing psychology for the welfare of all.

PO11: Enable the students in functioning diversity of psychology within and outside the nation and promote interest in research and development of multifaced subjects and domains of psychology at a pan-national level.

Value

PO12: Observe and maintain professional ethics, gender equality, and other human values.

Programme Specific Objectives & Outcomes

After the completion of the programme, a student will be able to:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Knowledge

PSO01: Develop an idea about Cognitive Psychology and the role of perception, memory, learning, language, and thinking in behavior functioning.

PSO02: Develop knowledge about the biological basis of behavior and different methods of bio-psychology, and neuropsychology.

PSO03: Develop the concept of psychological research, quantitative and qualitative, and statistics, descriptive and inferential, in conducting psychological data analysis and theoretical formulations.

PSO04: Develop knowledge about psychological testing and its application.

PSO05: Develop knowledge about different theories of personality and emotion, motivational processes, health psychology, and stress management.

PSO06: Develop Knowledge about Clinical Psychology And its Application.

PSO07: Develop Knowledge about Industrial Psychology And its Application.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Skills

PSO01: Develop a clear idea about the role of perception, memory, learning, language, and thinking in Behavior.

PSO02: Execute the educational implications of different theories of psychology.

PSO03: Construct assessment and diagnostic skills using laboratory experiments for diagnostic, clinical, and non-clinical services.

PSO04: Develop the skills for research and data analysis.

PSO05: Advocate the importance of counseling and psychotherapy in behavior modification and psychological treatment services.

PSO06: Develop the skills for diagnosing different neuropsychological disorders and its treatment.

PSO07: Develop the skill for diagnosis, prognosis of different disorders.

PSO08: Develop the skills for organizational stress management and employee well-being.

 

 

 

 

 

Competency

PSO01: Demonstrate competencies required for counseling, psychotherapy, and other behavior modification techniques and treatments.

PSO02: Analyze the data using descriptive and inferential statistics.

PSO03: Systematize the concepts of adjustment, maladjustment, and the various interpretations of psychological tests.

PSO04: Correlate various qualitative and quantitative data for psychological research.

PSO05: Envision a society where people from all walks of life enjoy equal and equitable rights and opportunities in the workplace.

PSO06: Diagnose different psychological and neuropsychological disorders.

PSO07: Analyze the contemporary trends in psychology.

PSO08: Analyzing data using SPSS.

Values

PSO01: Understand the professional ethics and human values.

PSO02: Develop a sense of gender equality and an environmentally friendly attitude and behavior in professional practice.

Admission & Selection Process
Eligibility

Instructions

* Scanned copies of the class 10, class 12 and Degree marks card (of all the Semester/Year marks card issued by the college/university) should be uploaded while filling up the application.

Fee Structure

Course1st Installment (July)2nd Installment (Oct)3rd Installment (Jan)4th Installment (Apr)Total Each Year
M.A. (1st Year)307383073830738307361,22,950
M.A. (2nd Year)253632536325363253611,01,450

It is to be noted that though the fee is fixed for four years, there may be a periodic nominal increase to meet the rise in costs.

Curriculum Document

“Master of Arts (M.A.) in Psychology is a two-year professional degree program with specialization in Clinical Psychology and Organizational Psychology.”

After completion of the programme, a student will be able to:

 

 

 

 

Knowledge

PO01: Grasp the advanced theories in behavioral sciences.

PO02: Acquaint him/herself with the nature and process of research and testing in Psychology.

PO03: Relate his/her understanding of guidance and counseling, practice various psychoanalytic, behavioral, and humanistic theories in counseling and psychotherapies and apply them in real-life settings.

PO04: Gain awareness about the various contemporary innovations in psychology practice.

 

 

 

 

 

Skills

PO05: Demonstrate his/her communication skills through paper presentation on subjects as well as various interdisciplinary themes.

PO06: Construct abilities in assessment, diagnostic, and intervention practices in psychology.

PO07: Integrate and apply various behavior analysis methods and practices in individual and group applications of psychological theories.

PO08: Acquaint him/herself with the diverse current evidence-based practices in Psychology, including development in quantitative and qualitative research domains, and design independent researches.

 

 

 

Competency

PO09: Explore new ideas and thoughts through the application of theoretical knowledge of psychology in the service of individuals, groups, and society in general.

PO10: Initiate self-sufficiency, sincerity, independent thinking as psychology professionals to practice in clinical and non-clinical settings, providing methods, tools, strategies, and approaches in practicing psychology for the welfare of all.

PO11: Enable the students in functioning diversity of psychology within and outside the nation and promote interest in research and development of multifaced subjects and domains of psychology at a pan-national level.

Value

PO12: Observe and maintain professional ethics, gender equality, and other human values.

After the completion of the programme, a student will be able to:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Knowledge

PSO01: Develop an idea about Cognitive Psychology and the role of perception, memory, learning, language, and thinking in behavior functioning.

PSO02: Develop knowledge about the biological basis of behavior and different methods of bio-psychology, and neuropsychology.

PSO03: Develop the concept of psychological research, quantitative and qualitative, and statistics, descriptive and inferential, in conducting psychological data analysis and theoretical formulations.

PSO04: Develop knowledge about psychological testing and its application.

PSO05: Develop knowledge about different theories of personality and emotion, motivational processes, health psychology, and stress management.

PSO06: Develop Knowledge about Clinical Psychology And its Application.

PSO07: Develop Knowledge about Industrial Psychology And its Application.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Skills

PSO01: Develop a clear idea about the role of perception, memory, learning, language, and thinking in Behavior.

PSO02: Execute the educational implications of different theories of psychology.

PSO03: Construct assessment and diagnostic skills using laboratory experiments for diagnostic, clinical, and non-clinical services.

PSO04: Develop the skills for research and data analysis.

PSO05: Advocate the importance of counseling and psychotherapy in behavior modification and psychological treatment services.

PSO06: Develop the skills for diagnosing different neuropsychological disorders and its treatment.

PSO07: Develop the skill for diagnosis, prognosis of different disorders.

PSO08: Develop the skills for organizational stress management and employee well-being.

 

 

 

 

 

Competency

PSO01: Demonstrate competencies required for counseling, psychotherapy, and other behavior modification techniques and treatments.

PSO02: Analyze the data using descriptive and inferential statistics.

PSO03: Systematize the concepts of adjustment, maladjustment, and the various interpretations of psychological tests.

PSO04: Correlate various qualitative and quantitative data for psychological research.

PSO05: Envision a society where people from all walks of life enjoy equal and equitable rights and opportunities in the workplace.

PSO06: Diagnose different psychological and neuropsychological disorders.

PSO07: Analyze the contemporary trends in psychology.

PSO08: Analyzing data using SPSS.

Values

PSO01: Understand the professional ethics and human values.

PSO02: Develop a sense of gender equality and an environmentally friendly attitude and behavior in professional practice.

Instructions

* Scanned copies of the class 10, class 12 and Degree marks card (of all the Semester/Year marks card issued by the college/university) should be uploaded while filling up the application.

Year
1st Installment (Jul)
2nd Installment (Oct)
3rd Installment (Jan)
4th Installment (Apr)
Total Each Year
1st Year
30738
30738
30738
30736
1,22,950
2nd Year
25363
25363
25363
25361
1,01,450

It is to be noted that though the fee is fixed for four years, there may be a periodic nominal increase to meet the rise in costs.

INTRODUCTION

This department, started in the year 2012, is the pilot department even in the University of North Bengal where the College is affiliated.The department offers both honours and  elective in the subject. The department facilitates peer counselling in the campus.
 
To prepare competent psychologists who would excel in knowledge, orientation and practice of psychology, with high ethical standards and social relevance.
 
To function as professional and socially conscious psychologists whocan achieve excellence in knowledge generation, serve the society by making innovative contribution in the field of mental health and in the process of social change”.
 
The department of psychology, Salesian college Siliguri campus being the only college to offer psychology honours course in the entire north Bengal region withholds the mission to address and understand various psychological and psychosocial phenomenon pertaining to this region and to produce effective and sensible human resources in the field psychology
 
Keeping in record with the disciplinary advances the Department (course) would address learning about psychological functioning at individual and social levels in an inclusive manner.

VISION

To build professional psychologists who would excel in knowledge, competency, orientation, and practice of psychology, with high ethical standards and social relevance.

MISSION

To function as professional and socially conscious psychologists who can achieve excellence in knowledge generation, and serve society by making innovative contributions in the field of mental health and in the process of social change.

Testimonials

Faculty List

NameDesignationCampusEmailProfile
Dr. Prince C.P.Associate Professor, HoDSiliguricpprincepsw@salesiancollege.netview
Ms. Sonia ShivakotyAssistant Professor, BoS SecretarySiligurishivakotysonia@salesiancollege.netview
Mr. Dipanker RaiLecturer, Programme CoordinatorSiligurikhaling1991@salesiancollege.netview
Fr. (Dr.) James ChackoProfessorSiliguri & Sonadamolekunnel@salesiancollege.netview
Ms. Sagarika RoyAssistant ProfessorSiligurisagarikaroy343@salesiancollege.netview
Ms. Agnimita MitraAssistant ProfessorSiliguriagni.psy@salesiancollege.netview
Ms. Nikita ChettriLecturerSiligurinikitachettri26@salesiancollege.netview
Ms. Rubina ChettriLecturerSiligurichhetrirubina65@salesiancollege.netview