PG Diploma in Counseling Psychology

PG Diploma in Counseling Psychology

This course is envisaged to provide an understanding about the discipline with special emphasis on the application of the different aspects of psychology across various settings. It is a modern and progressive area of study and, despite having a 150-year history, is currently experiencing unprecedented growth and development nationally and internationally. Across the program, all the key areas of psychology are studied, including practical and project work.

This course is envisaged to provide training to students towards making them professional psychologists. Counseling Psychologists are a per-requisite for each educational institution (schools & colleges), hospitals, health, rehabilitation and social welfare departments of the Central and State Government, Corporate Sectors, training Industry, Non-Governmental Organizations, and National & State Level Commission for Women & Children. This course is specially designed for professionals who need a basic understanding of the discipline of psychology and counseling skills as value addition for their respective jobs. Doctors, mental health professionals, teachers, human resource managers, social workers, corporate mentors, to name a few, will benefit by being more effective in their chosen profession.

Benefits of Counseling Courses:

More and more people are resorting to counseling to solve various crises of their lives. After pursuing counseling courses, students acquire helping skills to counsel and guide people for coping up with their educational, social or personal crisis.

Scope for Counseling in India:

Once you complete counseling courses, you can choose from several job profiles in India. Trained personnel can opt to work in marriage counseling agencies, schools and colleges, old age homes, counseling centers, welfare departments of governments or remain self-employed.

Scopes for Counseling Abroad:

In the countries in the West, counselors are held in the same rank as other medical practitioners. Their remunerations are thus higher than that in India. Counselors can opt for practicing abroad in the same fields offering counseling jobs in this country.


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Tuition Fee & Other Charges

Admission Procedure (Through Entrance Test/Direct)


P.G. Diploma in Counseling Psychology

1 (2 semesters)


M.A./ M.Sc in Psychology with 50% Marks

As Per University Rules