Bachelor of Arts Psychology

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Psychology deals with human behaviour and help in assessing the reaction in terms of how someone “Feel, Think or Act” in the given social, biological or other environment? The field of psychology is quite vast and it covers clinical psychology, counselling, General psychology, Business psychology, Forensic Psychology, International psychology, Educational Psychology and so on. Organizations looking for psychologist for their business ask for different skill sets such as good communication skills, Analytical ability, emotional balance, problem solving capability, ethical responsibility etc. for their human resource management, good social behaviour, excellent mental health and stress management. Owing to this Uttaranchal University offers B.A. (Hons.) in Psychology to students interested in the field and wish to pursue career as a psychologist.

To create substantial impact through teaching, research, and application, the discipline of psychology provides students with the opportunity to develop an understanding of behaviour and experience from a variety of theoretical perspectives. The students are provided specialization in a wide variety of psychological topics including general, social, abnormal and organizational psychology. Topics of general interest to undergraduate students in the related fields are regularly offered with a pragmatic approach on developing research skills and understanding human behaviour in daily life; enhancing relationships, well-being, and providing basis of professional assistance.

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Career Prospects:

Psychology graduates move into an extremely wide range of careers with ample opportunities in hospitals, schools, management, NGOs, Social Welfare Sectors, Training Industry, Rehabilitation and extending to many other professional roles. A graduate in psychology can seek jobs in universities, schools & colleges, clinics, hospitals and in government and non government organizations. After the completion of this programme, graduates pursue higher studies or work in positions like counsellors, industrial-organizational psychologist, clinical psychologist, and military psychologist.

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Eligibility & Fee Details

Uttarakhand Quota (Amount of fee details in INR)

Semester Heads (12th Aggregate%)
>=90.01
(1st Category)
(12th Aggregate%)
>=80.01 and <=90
(2nd Category)
(12th Aggregate%)
>=70.01 and <=80
(3rd Category)
(12th Aggregate%)
<=70
(4th Category)
1st Semester Tuition Fee 28,120 28,120 28,120 28,120
Merit Scholarship 8,436 5,624 2,812 --
Net Tuition Fee 19,684 22,496 25,308 28,120
2nd Semester Tuition Fee 28,120 28,120 28,120 28,120
Merit Scholarship 8,436 5,624 2,812 --
Net Tuition Fee 19,684 22,496 25,308 28,120
Total Fee year wise inclusive of other charges (1st Category) 64,668 (2nd Category) 70,292 (3rd Category) 75,916 (4th Category) 81,540

All India Quota (Amount of fee details in INR)

Semester Heads (12th Aggregate%)
>=90.01
(1st Category)
(12th Aggregate%)
>=80.01 and <=90
(2nd Category)
(12th Aggregate%)
>=70.01 and <=80
(3rd Category)
(12th Aggregate%)
<=70
(4th Category)
1st Semester Tuition Fee 38,000 38,000 38,000 38,000
Students Diversity Scholarship 2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500
Merit Scholarship 10,650 7,100 3,550 -
Net Tuition Fee 24,850 28,400 31,950 35,500
2nd Semester Tuition Fee 38,000 38,000 38,000 38,000
Students Diversity Scholarship 2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500
Merit Scholarship 10,650 7,100 3,550 -
Net Tuition Fee 24,850 28,400 31,950 35,500
Total Fee year wise inclusive of other charges (1st Category) 75,000 (2nd Category) 82,100 (3rd Category) 89,200 (4th Category) 96,300

Uttarakhand Quota (Amount of fee details in INR)

Semester Heads (Diploma Aggregate%)
>=90.01
(1st Category)
(Diploma Aggregate%)
>=80.01 and <=90
(2nd Category)
(Diploma Aggregate%)
>=70.01 and <=80
(3rd Category)
(Diploma Aggregate%)
<=70
(4th Category)
3rd Semester Tuition Fee 68,080 68,080 68,080 68,080
Scholarship 20,424 13,616 6,808 --
Net Tuition Fee 47,656 54,464 61,272 68,080
4th Semester Tuition Fee 68,080 68,080 68,080 68,080
Scholarship 20,424 13,616 6,808 --
Net Tuition Fee 47,656 54,464 61,272 68,080
Total Fee year wise inclusive of other charges (1st Category) 1,22,612 (2nd Category) 1,36,228 (3rd Category) 1,49,844 (4th Category) 1,63,460

All India Quota (Amount of fee details in INR)

Semester Heads (Diploma Aggregate%)
>=90.01
(1st Category)
(Diploma Aggregate%)
>=80.01 and <=90
(2nd Category)
(Diploma Aggregate%)
>=70.01 and <=80
(3rd Category)
(Diploma Aggregate%)
<=70
(4th Category)
3rd Semester Tuition Fee 92,000 92,000 92,000 92,000
Scholarship 16,500 16,500 16,500 16,500
Merit Scholarship 22,650 15,100 7,500 -
Net Tuition Fee 52,850 60,400 67,950 100,000
4th Semester Tuition Fee 92,000 92,000 92,000 92,000
Scholarship 16,500 16,500 16,500 16,500
Merit Scholarship 22,650 15,100 7,500 -
Net Tuition Fee 52,850 60,400 67,950 100,000
Total Fee year wise inclusive of other charges (1st Category) 1,33,000 (2nd Category) 1,48,100 (3rd Category) 1,63,200 (4th Category) 1,78,300

One Time Payable Charges in 1st Semester (INR)

Admission Fee Enrolment Fee Caution Money
(Refundable after completion of programme)
6,000 2,000 2,000

Other Charges Per Semester (INR)

Examination Fee Library Fee Student Welfare Fee Online Student Information Fee Total
4,600 800 750 1,500 7,650

Optional Fee (INR)

Hostel & Mess Fee Single Bed Double Bed Triple Bed Four Bed
Rent and other Fee per Academic Year 75,000 55,000 47,000 42,000
Mess Fee per Academic Year 40,500 40,500 40,500 40,500
Laundry Fee per Academic Year 2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500
Hostel Security Fee (Refundable after completion of the session) 2,000 2,000 2,000 2,000
Total Amount 1,20,000 1,00,000 92,000 87,000

Optional Fee (INR)

Transportation Fee for Doiwala Route per Academic Year 22,000
Transportation Fee for Other Routes per Academic Year 20,000

Eligibility

  • Passed 10+2 or equivalent examination in any stream from any recognized board.
  • Minimum 50% marks in aggregate for general category and 45% marks in aggregate in case of SC/ST category.

Note:

  • Only one choice of scholarship will be allowed to the candidate from the following:
    • 5% scholarship on Net Tuition Fee (after merit scholarship) to Girl Candidate for complete programme.
    • 5% scholarship on Net Tuition Fee (after merit scholarship) to ward of Defence Personnel for complete programme.
    • 10% scholarship on Net Tuition Fee (after merit scholarship) to Alumni of Uttaranchal University (only in 1st year).
    • 10% scholarship on Net Tuition Fee (after merit scholarship) to Sibling of Uttaranchal University (only in 1st year).
  • If any student deposits his/her complete yearly Fee, in that case additional scholarship of 5% on Net Tuition Fee (after merit scholarship)will be provided for 1st year only.
  • The Net Tuition Fee for the programme will increase by 5% per annum from 2nd year onwards. It will be applicable to both All India and State Quota students.

Admission Procedure:

Programme Structure

Under Choice Based Credit System (CBCS)

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
Theory
1 TBHPY 101 Introduction to Psychology 4
2 TBHPY 102 Biopsychology 6
3 TBHG 10x Understanding Globalization – TBHG 101 Or Understanding Comparative Government and Politics – TBHG 102 6
4 TBAE 101 Environmental Studies 4
Practical
5 PBHPY 101 Introduction to Psychology Lab 2
Total credit Sem. I 22

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
Theory
1 TBHPY 201 Psychology of Individual Differences 4
2 TBHPY 202 Statistical Methods for Psychological Research-I 6
3 TBHG 20x Research Methodology – TBHG 201 Or Basics of International Relations TBHG 202 6
4 TBAE 201 English Communication 4
Practical
5 PBHPY 201 Psychology of Individual Differences Lab 2
Total credit Sem. II 22

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
Theory
1 TBHPY 301 Psychological Research   4
2 TBHPY 302 Development of Psychological Thought 6
3 TBHPY 303 Social Psychology 6
4 TBHG 30x Gender & Society TBHG 301 Or Indian Sociology TBHG 302 6
5 TBHSE 301 Entrepreneurial Development 4
Practical
6 PBHPY 301 Psychological Research Lab 2
Total credit Sem. III 28

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
Theory
1 TBHPY 401 Statistical Methods for Psychological Research-II 6
2 TBHPY 402 Developmental Psychology 6
3 TBHPY 403 Applied Social Psychology 4
4 TBHG 40x   Human Resource Management TBHG 401 Or Economics of Money and Banking TBHG 402 6
5 TBHSE 401 Human Values and Professional Ethics 4
Practical
6 PBHPY 403 Applied Social Psychology Lab 2
Total credit Sem. IV 28

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
1 TBHPY 501 Understanding Psychological Disorders 6
2 TBHPY 502 Organizational Behavior 4
3 TDHPY 50x Positive Psychology – TDHPY 501 Or Cultural and Indigenous Psychology – TDHPY 502 4
4 TDHPY 50x Health Psychology – TDHPY 503 Or Psychology for Health and Well-Being - TDHPY 504 4
Practical  
5 PBHPY 502 Organizational Behavior Lab 2
6 PDHPY 50x Positive Psychology Lab – PDHPY 501 Or Cultural and Indigenous Psychology Lab– PDHPY 502 2
7 PDHPY 50x Health Psychology Lab– PDHPY 503 Or Psychology for Health and Well-Being Lab- PDHPY 504 2
Total credit Sem. V 24

Sr. No. Course Code Course Name Credits
Theory
1 TBHPY 601 Understanding and Dealing with Psychological Disorders 6
2 TBHPY 602 Counseling Psychology   4
3 TDHPY 60x Community Psychology - TDHPY 601 Or Psychology at Work – TDHPY  602 4
4 DHPY 601/ TDHPY 603 Dissertation - DHPY 601 Or Psychological Assessment - TDHPY 603 6/4
Practical
5 PBHPY 602 Counseling Psychology Lab 2
6 PDHPY 60x Community Psychology Lab PDHPY 601 Or Psychology at Work Lab PDHPY – 602 2
7 PDHPY 603 Psychological Assessment Lab 2
Total credit Sem. VI 24

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