The M.A. in Psychology programme shall be covered in 4 semesters. A minimum of 85 credits are required to be earned by a student to complete the course. (Core = 36; Programme Elective = 18; Foundation = 4; Open Elective = 6; Internship, Dissertation & Research Seminar = 15; Ability Enhancement = 2; Community Service = 4).
Sufficient choice for Programme Electives and Open Electives is provided in line with the CBCS guidelines recommended by UGC for flexibility & uniformity in assessments.
Benefits of the Programme: The M.A. in Psychology programme will provide students (particularly the students of Haryana domicile) a platform in the NCR to gain theoretical and practical knowledge so that they can specialize their career in various fields such as teaching, research, clinical practice, industry, policy making, etc. The programme will also provide students the opportunity to do internships and research so that they can integrate the knowledge obtained from theory and practice. The core objective of the programme is to prepare students rigorously to take an active part in social progress as Professors, Industry Experts, Clinical Practitioners, Scientists and other professions of repute and to become leaders in nation building.
Unique Propositions of the Course: The MA Psychology programme offered by the NorthCap University provides the following propositions to benefit the students.
Why Psychology at NCU
Careers in Psychology –
Rationale: The NorthCap University, Gurugram has been successfully running the B.A. (H) Psychology programme since 2019. Based on the verbal recommendations of the stakeholders and the experience of quality learning of the students at NorthCap University, the school proposes to launch a Master’s programme in Psychology as per the CBCS guidelines of the UGC. This would provide a good platform to the students who wish to pursue higher studies in Psychology and benefit their own career to lead a successful life and contribute to societal responsibilities and nation building at large with their knowledge.
A 3-year Bachelor’s Degree in Arts/Science/Allied Sciences/Nursing/Management or a 4-year Bachelor’s Degree in Technology recognized by UGC with a minimum of 50% marks or an equivalent CGPA. Candidates appearing in the final year of Graduation shall also be provisionally eligible.
Hostel Fee (where applicable) Rs. 75,000/- per semester