The BA Hons. Psychology program from The NorthCap University Gurgaon facilitates students in transferring knowledge of psychology theory to innovative contexts and develops an operational understanding of psychology’s content domains. The program offers students a unique liberal arts education that helps them in exploring different philosophies, cultures, and human experiences which will broaden their views and provide them with a valued perspective sought by today’s global companies. The broad nature of elective courses in the program offered by the NCU ensures plenty of career options and confirms the applicability of psychological understanding in the areas of counseling, clinical research, organizational behavior, and applied psychology experiments.


  • To communicate the knowledge of psychology to undergraduate students in a manner
    that will familiarise them robustly and dynamically to its broad scope.
  • To advance new insights in the domain of psychology through research and scholastic
  • To facilitate the application of core areas and principles of psychology in serving the
    needs of society and nation.
  • To provide consulting support and services to the science and profession of


  • Industry driven value-added courses with psychological testing
  • Curriculum embedded with Liberal education
  • Choice based foreign language courses
  • Wide range of psychology elective courses
  • Modest class size and well-qualified faculty
  • Live projects, internship opportunities, and hands-on experience through
    psychological practical
  • Equipping students with pre-placement talks
  • Mentoring scheme that endorses personal and professional growth

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

On completing this course: –

1. Graduates can join professional career in fields of Clinical Psychologist, Counseling Psychologist, Psychiatric Technician, Rehabilitation Specialist, research and consultancy in private as well as Govt. owned companies of repute in India and abroad.
2. Graduates can pursue a relevant post-graduate study such as MA (Hons) in Clinical/Counseling/Health/Applied Psychology, MSW, MHRM, MBA, MBE, M.Com, and other professional courses.

Graduates will be informed and involved members of their communities, and responsible professionals

Programme Outcome (POs)

By the end of the program, the students should be able to: –

1. Ascertain likely psychological principles that stimulate rational and critical thinking.
2. Usage of appropriate language of psychology in verbal and written communication.
3. Apply psychological knowledge in generating novel solutions for diverse problems.
4 .Identify recent trends and challenges in the field of psychology.
5. Transfer knowledge of psychology to innovative contexts and situations.
6. Develop an operational understanding of psychology’s content domains.
7. Engender and enrich interpersonal skills.
8. Interpret psychological phenomena through scientific enquiry.
9. Locate, interpret, and evaluate controversial and ethical issues in psychology.
10 .Interpret, design, and conduct basic psychological research.
11 .Apply psychological content and skills to career goals.

Programme Specific Outcome

  • Strong foundation in interdisciplinary psychological understanding of human behavior with a holistic perspective of economic, marketing and physiological background.
  • Application of professional skills for offering basic counseling services and community mental health services in social sector, NGOs, schools, colleges and IT companies. Courses of applied social psychology, environmental psychology and advertising principles help in additional and diverse perspectives in job market.
  • Aptitude to pursue Masters courses and higher education programme in India as well as foreign universities. Research courses such as statistics, research ethics and qualitative research help in higher education prospects in research.

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Minimum Eligibility Criteria

Bachelor of Arts (BA) – Psychology (Hons.)

1) 10+2 (English Medium) examination conducted by CBSE or equivalent
examination from a recognized board in any stream with an overall
aggregate of minimum 50%

2) IB candidates should have score of minimum 24

Selection Criteria

Bachelor of Arts (BA) – Psychology (Hons.)

Selection will be based on merit of
10+2 conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education


equivalent examination from a recognized board (IB/ICSE)


SAT score AND Personal Interview


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Financial Assistance

Programme Fee

Bachelor of Arts (BA) – Psychology (Hons.)

For Year 2021-22

For Indian Students
Rs. 1,06,000 /-
For NRI Students
Rs. 1,59,100/- or Equivalent Foreign Exchange

Hostel Fee (where applicable) Rs. 60,000/- per semester

Fee Concession cum Scholarship

% of Tuition Fees as ScholarshipEligibility (For CBSE as per percentage score in applicable subjects by program. Normalised Scores will be taken for other Boards with respect to CBSE )SAT Score (Conducted by The College Board)Scores in IB Diploma Programme
100%CBSE: 99.1% and above1500+43-45
50%CBSE: 95.1% <= 991401 – 150041-42
25%CBSE: 90.1% <= 951301 – 140032-40
10%CBSE: 85% <= 901200 – 130028-31

*Limited Scholarships available in each category on first come serve basis.

*For CBSE as per percentage score in applicable subjects by program. Normalised Scores will be taken for other Boards with respect to CBSE)

  • The table above is only to represent Fees concessions/Scholarships in case a candidate is selected and the details of Scholarship offered will be part of the  Admission Offer extended to candidates upon selection. For selection, University shall follow the announced process.
  • Fee Concession includes Haryana Residents and shall be as per the Standard Operating Procedure of The NorthCap University from time to time and available at www.ncuindia.edu.
  • Candidate must enroll for the program by depositing the advance fee by the given due date in provisional admission offer letter. Should a candidate fail to do so, candidate shall have no claim over the scholarship. The Scholarship thereafter, shall be passed on to the next eligible candidate.
  • Continuation of Admission Scholarship is subject to obtaining CGPA of 8 on a scale of 10, having no backlog and no discipline case being recorded against the student.
  • In addition to the fees concession/scholarship, to encourage & motivate students the following awards are also given:
    • The NorthCap University Scholars Award (On GATE results – for Final Year BTech)
    • Research Fellowship Award (for PhD Scholars)
    •  Vice Chancellor’s Innovation Fund Awards
  • Only one type of scholarship/fee concession from any source whatsoever is admissible to a student. A certificate signed by the student & parent is to be provided as proof for this.

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