அறிவால் விளையும் உலகு
Wisdom Makth the World

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

The department of Psychology is established in 2008, to fulfill the vision of social reformer Periyar E. V. Ramaswamy by promoting equal opportunities to students across the country. The department carries energy and dynamism, providing students with excellent opportunities for personal growth and professional excellence. The focus is on the wholesome development of students, interlacing classroom experience and practical exposure. Expertises of faculty in the department include Clinical Psychology, Clinical Hypnotherapy, Cyber Psychology, Health Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, HRD and Industrial/Organizational Psychology.

PROGRAMMES OFFERED

M.Sc. Applied Psychology programme with two streams, Clinical and HR specializations

  • M.Phil.
  • Ph.D.

SUPPORTIVE COURSES FOR OTHER PG PROGRAMMES

  • Personality and Adjustment to Modern Life – Odd Semester
  • Psychology for Personal and Professional Development – Even Semester

FACULTY

ACTIVITIES

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FACILITIES

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  • Career Oriented Syllabus
  • Dynamic and Proactive Faculty
  • Separate Departmental Library
  • Well Equipped Laboratory
  • Guidance and Counselling Cell
  • Hi-speed Internet Connection
  • Practical Exposure through Internship
  • Project work in consultation with Experts
  • Supervised Peer Coaching for NET/SET Exams
  • Professional Training and network building through frequent workshops, conferences and departmental initiatives
  • Integration with Professional Community through invited lectures by practitioners in the field

FUNDED PROJECT

Name of the Faculty Project Title Funding Agency Total Amount Sanctioned (in Lakh)
Dr. S. Kadhiravan Enhancing Emotional Intelligence and Mental Health of College Students UGC Major 3.78
Dr. D. V. Nithyanandan Exploring the Psychosocial Correlates of Online Deviant and Dishonest Behavior among College Students UGC Minor 1.20

JOURNAL

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Periyar University Journal of Psychology (An International Journal)

ISSN: 2319-9601

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COURSES ELIGIBILITY FEE STRUCTURE SYLLABUS
M. Sc. Applied Psychology 
(Clinical and HR)
Any Degree from a recognised University Download M.Sc. Fee Structure 
2014 – 2015
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M. Phil. Master’s Degree in Psychology Download M.Phil. Fee Structure 
2014 – 2015
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Ph. D Master’s Degree/M Phil in Psychology    

ALUMNI

CONTACT

  • Department of Psycology

  • Periyar University
  • Periyar Palkalai Nagar
  • Salem – 636011
  • Tamil Nadu
  • India
  • Ph: 0427-2345766 (Ext.No:298 , 299)

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