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The Department of Clinical Psychology was established in the year 2013 under the Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences of SGT University. The Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences (FBS) was formally established as an independent entity in 2014 with Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Doctoral programs in Clinical Psychology.  In 2017 and 2019, the faculty introduced RCI-recognized programs of M.Phil. in Clinical Psychology (2-year duration), and Professional Diploma in Clinical Psychology (1-year duration). B.A. (Hons.) Psychology program was also started in 2017 with a thrust of providing exposure to students in the current areas of Applied Psychology.

In addition to Clinical psychology, the faculty offers Forensic, Cognitive, and Counselling specializations to UG, PG, and Ph.D. students. The faculty aims to fulfil the demand for professionally trained clinical psychologists and counsellors to meet the ever-increasing demand of addressing mental health concerns of the community/ society and the nation. OPD/IPD facilities with the Psychiatry department, laboratories and classrooms with digital technology, and hands-on training on assessment & application of diagnostic tools are an integral part of their experiential learning. To enhance the skills for employability the curriculum provides ample opportunity to the students through community outreach programs, internships, and placement.

Why Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences

Committed faculty and staff

The department's faculty has years of academic and industry expertise.

Comprehensive Curriculum

The department's curriculum encompasses many subfields of psychology, including clinical, social, developmental, and organisational psychology.

Focus on practical applications in real-world settings.

Focus on practical applications in real-world settings. The department encourages students to apply their knowledge and abilities to real-world challenges through hands-on learning.

State-of-the-art facilities and resources.

The department provides access to cutting-edge facilities and technologies, such as well-equipped laboratories, a library, and computer labs.

Supportive and inclusive learning environment.

The department fosters teamwork and growth by encouraging students to work in groups and exchange knowledge.

National & International Events

Department Regularly organizes various events for the benefit of faculty of students and helps us network globally.

Dr. Amra Ahsan, an Associate Professor & Associate Dean

Message from the Dean

Welcome to the Faculty of Behavioral and Social Sciences at SGT University. As the Dean of the faculty, I am honored to lead a team of highly qualified and dedicated faculty members who are committed to providing a world-class education to our students. I am also proud to mention that we have a highly experienced and accomplished advisor, Prof. Waheeda Khan, who brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our faculty. Prof. Khan is committed to mentoring and supporting our students, helping them to achieve their full potential both academically and professionally. At the Faculty of Behavioral and Social Sciences, we are passionate about understanding human behavior and psychology and how it impacts our lives and society. Our curriculum is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the subject, with a focus on experiential-learning, practical applications in real-world settings. We believe in providing our students with hands-on learning experiences, enabling them to apply their knowledge and skills to solve real-world problems. Our faculty members are experts in their respective fields, and they bring their research and industry experience to the classroom. We are committed to providing students with access to state-of-the-art facilities, resources, and technologies, ensuring that they receive a world-class education that prepares them for success in their career and personal life. We believe in creating a supportive and inclusive learning environment that fosters intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and creativity. We provide our students with a range of extracurricular activities and opportunities to develop their skills and interests outside of the classroom, enabling them to become well-rounded individuals and professionals. We look forward to welcome you to our vibrant and diverse community of scholars and learners.

Prof. (Dr.) Amra Ahsan

Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences

Program Highlights

Program for Vertical Advancement along with State-of-the-Art Classes.
Years of RCI Accredited courses.
New upcoming courses in Liberal Arts, Neuro-Behavioral Technology and Dance Movement Therapy.
Experienced faculty of all Cadres

Programs Offered

The Programs offered in the Psychology Department at SGT University are of significant importance as they provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the human mind, behavior, and the factors that influence them. These programs equip students with essential skills and knowledge to become successful psychologists, therapists, counselors, or researchers. With a strong focus on both theoretical and practical aspects of psychology, students gain hands-on experience in various fields, including clinical, developmental, social, and organizational psychology. It also prepare students to address real-world challenges and make a positive impact on society. The department offers undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate programs that enable students to specialize in various areas of psychology. The practical experience provided through internships and hands-on training enhances their understanding of the subject, enabling them to make significant contributions to society.

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