DEPARTMENT OF Psychology

Vision and Mission

The Department of Psychology at Shaheed Rajguru College of Applied Sciences for Women (SRCASW) is home to dedicated faculty and research team, focusing on research areas from the various sub fields of Psychology. Established in the year 2017, the Department currently runs a three year undergraduate course for B.A. (Honours) Psychology. The curriculum has been de-signed to provide theoretical and applied knowledge in the various sub-domains of Psychology viz; Foundations of Psychology, Social and Cultural Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Life Span Development, Organizational Behavior, Statistics and Research Methodology, and Bio-Psychology.

The aim of the Department is to produce psychologists who can apply conceptual knowledge to the real world settings. The teaching-learning process includes interaction based lectures, use of e-learning resources, audio-visual aids, movie screening, journals and research articles to enrich the learning process amongst students. The department encourages students to develop a holistic approach and to explore research interests beyond class room teaching.

The Department of Biomedical Science is Currently Running B.Sc. (Hons.) Biomedical Science Under CBS Mode.

In this course students learn about the history of the discipline, its theoretical foundations and its numerous branches including Clinical Psychology, Counselling, Child Development, Bio-psychology, Developmental Psychology, Social Psychology, Media Psychology, Research and Training and Human Resource Management.

The Department has two well equipped labs at present: Analytical lab and Research lab. The labs are fully equipped with the latest materials that enable the students to conduct new and innovative experiments and tests in the field of Psychology. There are 25 laptops in the lab with Wi-Fi internet connectivity for students to conduct experiments and to access web for academic purposes.

The Department has an academic society named as "PSYMENTIA"- A window to Psyche, Mind and Conscientia. The society was inaugurated on August 29, 2017. The aim of the society is to organize various activities like workshops, seminars and interactive sessions by eminent speakers for the students. It helps in providing applied knowledge of various upcoming fields of psycholo-gy.

The Department has office bearers for the effective and smooth functioning of academic society on the posts of:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Joint Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Joint Treasurer

The Department thus provides an enriching environment to students for engagement in academic activities and beyond