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M.Sc. Applied Psychology

Career Prospects

M.Sc Applied Psychology is a professional postgraduate programme focusing on understanding the complexity of behavioural pattern of individuals and how a person responds variedly in a wide variety of situations. This programme fits to emerge as a field of social science for modifying the lifestyles and behavioural pattern of an individual. Students pursuing a post-graduate degree in applied psychology will be able

  • To acquire advanced knowledge and skills in the field of psychology in order to work as a professional in Clinical, Industrial, Counselling and School Psychology.
  • To pursue higher education in the field of clinical psychology. Become a psychologist in the clinical / industrial area. Get employed as counselors at various rehabilitation centres, community centres and mental health centres.

Distinctive Features Of M.Sc Applied Psychology

  • A cutting-edge Infrastructure for Psychology Laboratory including ample space, over 100 psychological test materials to work with and the seating for professional one-on-one interaction between the Experimentor and the Subject.
  • A session will be arranged thrice a week to give exclusive coaching for NET / SET aspirants at the department beyond the teaching hours.
  • The department ensures organizing an Invited Talk / Student Seminar at PG Level to provide them an exposure to the practical application of the concepts discussed in psychology.
  • There is an exclusive forum dedicated for discussing research activities called “Psy Research Forum”.

Course Content


  • Applied Social Psychology
  • Theories of Personality
  • Psychometry
  • Core Project: Social Development
  • Elective: Psychopathology / Psychotherapy
  • Practical Lab: MS Office Automation


  • Research Methods and Statistics
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Psychological Assessment: Practical I
  • Core Project: Case Analysis
  • Psychodiagnostics/ Psychology of Exceptional Children
  • Practical Lab: SPSS


  • Counselling Skills and Techniques
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Psychological Assessment: Practical Ii
  • Core Project: Internship
  • Indian Psychology / Sports Psychology
  • Practical Lab: Counselling Role Play


  • Neuro Psychology
  • Training and Development
  • Behavior Modification
  • Core Project: Major Research Project
  • Health Psychology/ Positive Psychology
  • Practical Lab: Professional Skills

Ready to pilot your future?

Starting a successful career is closer than you think. With exceptional academics and generous scholraships, SSTC allows you to get your degree close to home while launching you to new heights.