About Department

Department of Psychology

“Between stimulus and response there is a space and in that space lies over freedom and power to choose our response. In our response lives growth and freedom” 
                                                                                               Victor Frankl
 
Department of Psychology was introduced in July, 1987 at graduation level with an aim to enrich the students with basic knowledge of Psychology in reference to general social and clinical aspects. The knowledge of subject is applicable to various spheres of life including issues related to daily life, family, education, work and the treatment of mental health problems. Psychology is the study of mind and behaviour embracing all aspects of human experience from the functions of brain to the action of nations, from child development to care for the aged. In every conceivable setting from scientific research centers to mental health services, “the understanding of behaviour” is the enterprise of psychologists.
 
Department has rich laboratories equipped with smart board, LCD projector, five computers, various psychological apparatus and  tests related to different domains of behaviour.
 
Besides theoretical knowledge, students are also provided with field visits in Red Cross rehabilitation centre and mental hospitals, so that they can understand social psychological  problems in better way.