B.A. (Hons.) Psychology

Elevate Your Understanding of Human Behavior


    B.A. (Hons.) Psychology programme at K.R. Mangalam University, a course designed to delve into the fascinating world of human behavior and mental processes. Our programme offers a unique blend of theoretical knowledge and practical experience, aimed at nurturing compassionate, innovative, and skilled psychologists ready to make a difference. As students embark on this enlightening journey, they will explore various dimensions of psychology including cognitive, social, developmental, and clinical psychology.

    Programme Highlights

    • A creative and enriching course curriculum blended with theoretical and practical aspects of Psychology
    • The curriculum seamlessly integrates technology, equipping students with skills for modern psychological research and practice.
    • Preparation for Competitive Exam for Banking, Insurance, Railways, and SSC
    • Experiential Learning through Field visits, industrial visits, surveys, extension activities, and group presentations.
    • Consistent interaction with renowned academicians and top Industry experts in the field of Psychology.
    • Students acquire skills highly sought after by industries with expertise in counselling, clinical, cognitive and biopsychology
    • Global Exposure: International paid visit to attend 2 weeks of summer school at a Prestigious European university.
    • Internship and Placement opportunities in leading companies.

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    Why choose SOHS?

    Inclusivity and Diversity and Community Engagement

    The B.A. (Hons.) in Psychology program emphasizes inclusivity, diversity, and active community engagement, fostering a supportive learning environment for all individuals.

    Interdisciplinary Approach

    It adopts an interdisciplinary approach, integrating diverse perspectives from various fields to offer a comprehensive understanding of psychological principles and applications.

    Internship and Co-op Opportunities

    The program provides ample internship and co-op opportunities, allowing students to gain practical experience and apply theoretical knowledge in real-world settings.

    Networking and Alumni Connections

    Students benefit from extensive networking opportunities and connections with alumni, enabling them to build valuable professional relationships and access career guidance.

    Digital Literacy and Technology Integration

    The curriculum emphasizes digital literacy and seamlessly integrates technology, equipping students with the necessary skills for modern psychological research and practice.

    Industry-Relevant Skills

    Students acquire skills highly sought after by industries looking for professionals with expertise in counselling, cognitive and biopsychology, and interpretation, and prepare for a career at the forefront of the data revolution.

    Explore the Depths of

    Human Behavior

    The curriculum is thoughtfully crafted to provide a comprehensive understanding of psychological theories and practices, emphasizing the latest research and ethical considerations in the field. Our dedicated faculty, experts in their respective domains, are committed to guiding students through a transformative educational experience that goes beyond the traditional classroom setting.

    Programme Structure

    Semester 1
    Semester 2
    • Introduction to Psychology
    • Perspectives & Systems in Psychology
    • Introduction to Psychology Practicum
    • Minor-I
    • Microsoft Excel – Refresher to Advanced
    • New Age Life Skills-I
    • Value-Added Course
    • Statistical Method for Psychological Research-I
    • Biopsychology
    • Biopsychology Practicum
    • Minor-II
    • New Age Life Skills-II
    • Open Elective
    • Value-Added Course
    • Summer Internship
    Semester 3
    Semester 4
    • Introduction to Personality
    • Life Span Development
    • Introduction to Personality Practicum
    • Minor-III
    • New Age Life Skills-III
    • Open Elective
    • Value-Added Course
    • Evaluation of Summer Internship
    • Abnormal Psychology
    • Counselling Skills
    • Counselling Skills Practicum
    • Minor-IV
    • Digital Marketing
    • Open Elective
    • Value-Added Course
    • Summer Internship
    Semester 5
    Semester 6
    • Social Psychology
    • Social Psychology Practicum
    • Organizational Psychology
    • Discipline Specific Elective-I
      • Neuropsychology OR
      • Forensic Psychology OR
      • Health Psychology OR
    • Minor-V
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Evaluation of Summer Internship
    • Cognitive Psychology
    • Cognitive Psychology Practicum
    • Clinical Psychology
    • Discipline Specific Elective-II
      • Sports Psychology OR
      • Media Psychology OR
      • Environmental Psychology
    • Minor-VI
    • Basics of Artificial Intelligence

    Connecting Talent to Dream Careers

    The placement opportunities for graduates of the B.A. (Hons. with Research) Psychology programme at K.R. Mangalam University are diverse and comprehensive, reflecting the programmes focus on blending theoretical knowledge with practical application. These opportunities span various sectors, showcasing the university’s dedication to equipping students with real-world skills and experiences through its extensive network of industry partnerships with cutbackcoach, ieso, medanta, sri ganga ram hospital etc.

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    Career Options

    The B.A. (Hons. ) Psychology programme opens up a wealth of dynamic and impactful career paths for its graduates. Leveraging their deep understanding of human behavior and research skills, these graduates can make significant contributions in various sectors. Here are five key career trajectories for these graduates, highlighting the diversity and potential of the field:

    • Clinical Psychologist or Therapist: After further qualification, graduates can pursue careers as clinical psychologists or therapists in healthcare settings. In these roles, they diagnose and treat mental health disorders, using their expertise to help individuals cope with emotional, psychological, and behavioral challenges.
    • Organizational Psychologist: Working in corporate or organizational environments, graduates can apply psychological principles to improve workplace dynamics. This includes enhancing employee well-being, increasing productivity, and developing organizational policies. They play a crucial role in human resources, training and development, and organizational change.
    • Research Psychologist: In academia or research institutions, graduates can engage in advanced research in various areas of psychology. This involves designing and conducting studies, analyzing data, and contributing new insights to the field, whether in cognitive psychology, social psychology, developmental psychology, or other specialized areas.
    • Forensic Psychologist: Collaborating with the legal and criminal justice system, graduates can work as forensic psychologists, where they apply psychological knowledge in legal contexts. This might involve assessing criminal behavior, providing expert testimony, or working with victims and offenders.

    Hear straight from our Students

    Madhav Goel

    The infrastructure and resources at the university are excellent. The library is well-stocked with psychology books and competitive exam study materials. Furthermore, the university administers mock exams regularly to assess our progress and provide feedback, which is invaluable in improving our exam-taking skills.

    Tanvi Gaur

    The concurrent preparation for competitive exams distinguishes this programme. Coaching for exams such as banking, insurance, railways, and SSC is a brilliant idea. It enables students to pursue their interests in psychology while also preparing for government jobs. The coaching is excellent, with experienced instructors guiding us through the exam syllabus and providing valuable tips and strategies. The ability to balance academic and exam preparation is a significant benefit.

    Ankita Thakur

    I enrolled in the B.A. (Hons.) Psychology programme with Competitive Exam Preparation for Central and State Government Jobs, and I must say it has been a life-changing experience. This one-of-a-kind combination of a psychology degree and preparation for government job exams provides a well-rounded education with a strong emphasis on career opportunities.

    Varun Singh

    The programme provided me with the opportunity to network with peers who shared similar career goals. These connections have been invaluable in terms of exam preparation support, knowledge sharing, and collaboration.


    • To prepare future psychologists and thought leaders who will be able to solve personal, interpersonal and social problems by applying disciplinary knowledge and skills.


    • To develop strong competencies in undergraduate-level students in broad fields of psychology and its applications in an interactive environment.


    • To develop strong student skills in research, data analysis, and interpretation.


    • To prepare students to be ready for employment as well as nurture them for entrepreneurship.


    • To prepare socially responsible, rational and enlightened citizens who will work for the continual progress of the society.


    • Analytical skill

      Build capacity to explore the wide array of dimensions of human experience.?


    • Problem analysis

      Capable of accepting the challenges of individual and group life using psychological factors.?


    • Assess aberrations from normal

      Understand significance and meaning of everyday experience.


    • Conduct investigations of complex problems

      Use methodologies that celebrate richness and multi-dimensionality of human behavior.


    • Modern tool usage in psychology

      Enhance the ability to qualitative/ quantitative measure and interpret the data.


    • Gender perspectives in Psychology

      Empower the students in dealing with gender inequalities and mitigating factors.


    • Environment and Sustainability

      Create a generality of developmental social and other fields and be able to solve issues of self and others.


    • Ethics in Psychological practice

      Enable students for critical thinking.


    • Psychological interventions

      Apprise with methodological complexities towards addressing psychological problems.


    • Communication skills

      Build communication proficiency towards enhancing successful professional life.


    • Project management

      Enable the student for active engagement in intellectual dialogue to promote viable practices.?


    • Life-long Learning

      Sensitizes the student to changing context and situations for both understanding theories and their practices.


    • Research Skills

      Application of Psychological Theories and tools to understand/explain the mental process of individuals, in particular and society in general.


    Financial Assistance

    K.R. Mangalam University partnered with the leading banks to help you to finance your dream course through Education Loan. You only have to start repaying one year after finishing your course or six months after you get a job.

    • Quick and Instant

    • Availability of the loan across the country

    • Includes tuition fees, books cost, hostel fees, airfare.

    • Concessional rate of interest

    • Repayment tenure ranging from 5-15 years

    • Speedy disposal of loan applications

    • Up to 100% loan with lower interest rate and zero processing fees

    MBA Degree

    100% Sponsored MBA for Outstanding Undergraduates

    KRMU takes pride in nurturing the leaders of tomorrow. To honor and encourage academic excellence, we offer a distinctive sponsorship scheme: Exceptional undergraduates have the opportunity to pursue an MBA at KRMU with 100% sponsorship. This initiative is our commitment to investing in the bright minds that have demonstrated remarkable academic achievements during their undergraduate studies.

    Embark on an MBA journey without financial constraints and unlock your full potential. At KRMU, we provide more than just an education; we offer a pathway to excellence and success in the business world. Seize this opportunity to transform your academic prowess into a thriving career.

    • The student must be enrolled in an undergraduate course at KRMU and needs to score more than 8.0 CGPA

    • The student must have 75% or more attendance during the whole course period

    • Students must clear all of the papers/exams across the tenure in the first attempt

    • The student should not have any disciplinary charges against him/her during the whole period of their undergraduate degree

    Frequently Asked Questions

    The uniqueness of the B.A. (Hons.) Psychology programme at KRMU lies in its holistic approach to the study of human behavior and mental processes. Combining rigorous academic training with extensive research opportunities, the program is supported by a faculty of experienced psychologists and state-of-the-art facilities. The curriculum is carefully designed to blend foundational psychological theories with contemporary research methods, providing students with both depth and breadth in the field of psychology.

    Practical learning is a key component of the programme, with students engaging in hands-on research projects, internships in various psychological settings, and applied workshops. These experiences are designed to offer real-world insights into psychological practice, research methods, and data analysis, fostering a deeper understanding of psychological principles in action.

    To ensure that the curriculum remains current and relevant, it is regularly updated to reflect the latest developments in psychological research and practice. This includes incorporating new findings, theories, and methodologies. Guest lectures, seminars, and workshops by leading psychologists and researchers further enrich the students’ learning, keeping them abreast of contemporary issues and trends in psychology.

    The programme offers various opportunities for international exposure, including study tours, exchange programmes, and collaborative research projects with foreign universities. These experiences provide students with a global perspective on psychology, enhancing their understanding of diverse psychological practices and cultures.

    Ethical practice is a fundamental part of the programme. The curriculum includes dedicated courses on ethics in psychological research and practice, focusing on responsible conduct, ethical decision-making, and the societal impact of psychological interventions. This ensures that graduates are well-prepared to uphold the highest standards of ethics in their professional lives.

    The programme provides a range of extracurricular and co-curricular activities, including psychology clubs, participation in workshops on advanced psychological techniques, and involvement in community outreach programmes. Students can also engage in debate competitions and conferences focused on psychology, fostering a comprehensive understanding of the field while providing ample networking opportunities with peers and professionals.

    Commence Your Journey
    in 6 Simple Steps

    Commence Your Journey in 6 Simple Steps

    Start your Application

    Complete payment and submit

    Pay the required Application Fee

    Take an entrance test

    K.R. Mangalam University Entrance Examination (KREE)

    Appear for interaction

    Attend our Faculty-Led Interview.

    Get the admission offer

    You will receive the offer letter after the successful interaction

    Get Enrolled

    Be prepared to embark on your journey

    B.A. (Hons.) Psychology with Preparation for Competitive Exam (Banking/ Insurance/ Railways/SSC) for Central and State Govt Jobs