COURSE: M.Phil in Clinical Psychology
UNIVERSITY: The course M.Phil in Clinical Psychology at Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) is recognized by the RCI and affiliated with PGIMER & Dr. RML Hospital.
ABOUT THE COURSE: M.Phil. Clinical Psychology is a standard degree programmed to become a licensed clinical psychologist in India and practice as such. RCI (Rehabilitation Council of India) approved institutes conduct the entrance exams yearly for their M.Phil. programmed. The M.Phil. clinical psychology degree is a 2-year regular programme which is done by only RCI approved institutes. The admission to this programme is done on the basis of entrance exam and Interview
PROCEDURE FOR ADMISSION
Step 1: Eligible candidates will write a MCQ based CET.
Step 2: A merit list will be drawn of the candidates who score the qualifying marks (minimum 50% for the general category candidates, and 45% for SC/ST candidates) in CET.
Step 3: From this merit list, candidates shall be called for interviews in the ratio of 3 candidates for each existing seat in all categories as per the reservation matrix.
Step 4: The final result will be declared on the basis of cumulative performance in theory and interview. Weightage of marks will be 90% for CET and 10% for the interview.
Master’s degree in Psychology or equivalent from a university recognized by the UGC with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate preferably with special paper in Clinical Psychology.
For SC/ST/PWD category, minimum of 50% marks aggregate is essential.
Candidates with M.A./M.Sc. degree by correspondence, part time course or by distance education will not be considered eligible for admission in M.Phil. Clinical Psychology.
SUBJECTS ENTRANCE TEST
General Psychology • Developmental Psychology • Research Methodology and Statistics • Social Psychology • Motivation and Personality • Cognitive • Experimental psychology • Psychological Assessment • Health psychology Physiological Psychology • Psychopathology and Clinical Psychology • Neuropsychological Assessment and Rehabilitation • Therapy and Psychological Interventions
DISTRIBUTION OF THE TOPICS
- General Psychology: 15%
- Child psychology: 15%
- Clinical psychology: 15%
- Research methodology & statistics: 20 %
- Social psychology: 5%
- Psychological assessments and tests:15%
- Counselling & psychotherapy: 15%
PATTERN OF THE EXAM
The M.Phil. CETs will be of 2 hours duration with 100 numbers of MCQ’s. Each question shall carry four marks. There will be no negative marking for incorrect answer.
IMPORTANT DATES OF 2022-23
NUMBER OF SEATS : 12
STIPEND : Rs 8000/- per month.
ADMISSION BROCHURE: http://www.ipu.ac.in/Pubinfo2022/adm22brphd030322.pdf