Advanced Diploma in Clinical Psychology | GIFT University

Advanced Diploma in Clinical Psychology


Flagship of the department, the one year full time Advance Diploma in Clinical Psychology program aims to train clinical psychologist to acquire professional skills like assessment and management by using different therapeutic interventions and clinical research. For professionals, the skills in working with special educational settings to deal with behavioural and emotional difficulties of children, adults and psychiatric patients are paramount.



  • Clinical psychologist in Government/ private hospital and clinics
  • Placements in NGOs
  • Counselling psychologists in educational Institutions
  • Therapist at rehabilitation centres
  • Academicians at colleges, medical colleges and universities
  • Child Psychologists
  • Recruitment in forces such as Army, Police, Rescue 1122, Atomic Energy Commission, Forensic Department and others

Campus Features:

  • Clinical setup at campus
  • Testing and assessment laboratory
  • Fully equipped library
  • Clinical practice exposure at DHQ Hospital

Minimum Eligibility Criteria

  • 16 years of education with CGPA of 2.5 \ second division.
  • Relevant level NTS test is also acceptable for admissions.

Program Structure

Nature of Courses

Cr Hours

a. Compulsory Requirements (12 Cr. Hours)







Clinical Assessment Theory


Therapeutic Interventions


b. Requirements towards Major (5 Cr. Hours)

Professional Ethics & Legal Issues in Clinical Psychology


Clinical Assessment Practical (Demonstration & Report)


c. Practicum (8 Cr. Hours)

Clinical Internship-I


Clinical Internship-II


Crisis Intervention (Trauma\ Trauma Management)


CCP Client Consultation, Case Conference &
Professional Development- I

Non Credited

CCP Client Consultation, Case Conference &
Professional Development-II

Non Credited





Minimum Eligibility:

  • 16 years of education with CGPA of 2.5 \ second division.
  • Relevant level NTS test is also acceptable for admissions.


The Admission Office at GIFT University deals with the enquiries concerning admissions. The prospective candidates are advised to consult this office during working hours of the University.


General Criteria to Apply

  • The candidate fulfills the eligibility conditions of the program.
  • The candidate must have earned the eligibility qualification from a recognized educational institution.
  • Good proficiency in English language.
  • The candidate has not been debarred on disciplinary grounds during his earlier educational career.

Admission Application

  • Applications for admissions are invited through advertisement in the media. The prospective candidates are advised to obtain the University Prospectus, Application Form and Admission Schedule from the Admissions Office. They may make queries to the officer on duty for further information.
  • Admission Application should be submitted together with all required documents within the prescribed time limit in the Student Affairs Centre Admissions Office.
  • Online Applicants can apply just by filling the required fields of Online Application Form. Their documents will be verified at the day of admissions test and interview.
  • After admission test and interview, the Admission Committee will advise the successful candidates to deposit fee and other dues in the Accounts Office within the specified time limit.
  • On payment of fee and dues, the Accounts Office will issue the Registration Number to the candidate. at least two days prior to the commencement of the semester.


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