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MPhil Psychology | GIFT University

MPhil Psychology

Career Prospects:

Psychology is not just the study of behavior, it is also the study of mental functions. Those employed in this field consider it a science, a philosophy, and an art. The main goal of psychology is to explain, predict, and control behavior and mental processes.

When deciding to major in psychology, it is important to understand the many subfields and specializations within this broad major. These areas of psychology include statistics, organization/industrial, clinical, neuroscience, cognitive, behavioral, social, developmental, and educational aspects. There are many career options for an undergraduate psychology major to pursue.

 

Program Description:

GIFT University is initiating a program of MPhil Psychology. This is a two-year degree program. The purpose of launching this program is to provide opportunities to students in the diverse areas of psychology. This program would benefit scholars to advance and refine their knowledge in the discipline of psychology. This program would ultimately help psychology students to sharpen their skills in this field that would eventually provide them with better opportunities to practice their skills in academic, clinical, and other organizational settings.

 

Program Objectives:

The focus of MPhil Psychology research work is to train students on the principles of research so that they can carry out independent researches in their professional careers. The research work activity would encourage students to explore diverse issues so that their findings would be helpful for different institutions.

 

Minimum Eligibility Criteria

As per criteria defined by HEC:

  • The candidate must have completed sixteen years of education (130 credit hours) after HSSC/F.A. /F.Sc./Grade 12-equivalent for admission in MPhil.
  • The GAT-General test conducted by the National Testing Service with a minimum 50% cumulative score will be required at the time of admission to MPhil. The GAT-General test is valid for a period of two years.
  • For the MPhil degree, candidates will need to complete 24 credit hours of course work along with a minimum of 6 credit hours for research work/thesis, which is mandatory for MPhil.
  • The four compulsory courses (3 credit hours each) will be offered in the 1st and 2nd semesters. M.Phil. research thesis will continue to be offered during the 3rd and 4th semesters.

 

Minimum Eligibility:

 

As per criteria defined by HEC:

  • The candidate must have completed sixteen years of education (130 credit hours) after HSSC/F.A. /F.Sc./Grade 12-equivalent for admission in MPhil.
  • The GAT-General test conducted by the National Testing Service with a minimum 50% cumulative score will be required at the time of admission to MPhil. The GAT-General test is valid for a period of two years.
  • For the MPhil degree, candidates will need to complete 24 credit hours of course work along with a minimum of 6 credit hours for research work/thesis, which is mandatory for MPhil.
  • The four compulsory courses (3 credit hours each) will be offered in the 1st and 2nd semesters. M.Phil. research thesis will continue to be offered during the 3rd and 4th semesters.

Enquiries

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.