Welcome to Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University

Department of Psychology

                                                           हेमवती नंदन बहुगुणा गढ़वाल विश्वविद्यालय(केंद्रीय विश्वविद्यालय)

                                           HEMVATI NANDAN BAHUGUNA GARHWAL UNIVERSITY( A Central University )

Course Details

Admission Process
Degree Program
  • Courses offered
  • Six semester credit based  UG degree course
  • Four semester credit based PG degree course
  • 6 month pre-Ph.D course Admission rule eligibly for Ph.D course.
Eligibility & Admission rule for P.G. course
  • B.A/ B.sc.45% marks can give the entrance examination for P.G. Course. Qualifying cutoff marks in entrance test : 40%  
Eligibility & Admission rule for Ph.D Course

M.A. psychology with 55% marks can give. Pre Ph.D entrance Test.

  • Student shall have to take a written examination consisting of two sections. Section I; Aptitude test and General Knowledge (20 marks) and section II: Subject test, based on P.G. syllabuses of the subject (80 marks).Total Marks:100.
  • The two parts shall contaion 20 and 80 objective type questions.
  • The student shall be allowed a maximum of two hours  time to complete the test
  • Qualifying cutoff marks in entrance test : 50% : General/OBC: 45%: SC/ST.
  • All the candidates who qualify entrance test will be called for interview  along with the candidates exempted from the written test (NET/SLET/ UGC Research Fellow M.Phil. from HNB Garhwal University only)
  • The JRF (NET) passed candidates and teacher fellows will be counted against additional seats, which will be allocated to each department.
  • Following will be the Assessment Index of 100 marks:
    1. Academic Carrere : Distribution of 50 marks will be following:
      1. UG – 20% of total marks obtained
      2. PG – 30% of total marks obtained    
    2. Performance in interview : 50 marks
  • The result of M.Phil/Ph.D.  entrance test shall be valid for admission for 2012-2013 academic session only.
  • Selected candidates have to pass  pre Ph.D  6 month course for the registration of the Ph.D.

In psychology discipline 16 Ph. D have been awarded to the candidates in different areas like - Health psychology. Educational psychology Counseling & Yoga therapy. Child psychology.  Population psychology.

Placement- After completing the post graduate course some of the students are selected as a counselor in Schools, district hospitals, Aids programmers’ and N.G.O.S.

Last Updated on 29/09/2022

Course Files

BA syllabus.pdf  (210.78 KB - English)
MA syllabus.pdf  (402.22 KB - English)
pre phd syllabus.pdf  (221.23 KB - English)
M.A Psychology syllabus.pdf  (516.34 KB - English)
UG syllabus Psychology (NEP) .pdf  (3.32 MB - English)