The BS Psychology program is designed to develop and evaluate psychological concepts using a curriculum which develops specialist knowledge in a range of subject areas (e.g. clinical, organizational, counseling and school psychology etc.). These graduates will provide a support to growing demand of psychologists in various domains like hospitals, academia, organizations, armed forces and public sector organizations. The state of the art campus facilities with best faculty makes our program best choice for young psychologists of the future.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Higher Secondary School Certificate or equivalent securing at least 45% marks in aggregate.
  • CUST Admission Test/HEC Approved Test

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

The candidate is required to complete 132 Cr. Hrs. as per following details:

Sr. No. Courses Cr. Hrs.
Compulsory Requirement 9 25
General Courses to be chosen from other departments 8 24
Discipline Specific Foundation Courses 10 32
Major Courses including Research Project / Internship 13 39
Electives 4 12

Compulsory Requirement (25 Cr. Hrs.)

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
English I HMP1003 3
Pakistan Studies HMP2012 2
Mathematics MTHP2003 3
Statistics MTHP1003 3
Communication Skills BCMP2003 3
Introduction to Computer CSP1003 3
Personality Grooming HMP2023 3
English II HMP1013 3
Islamic Studies / Ethics HMP1002 2

General Requirements (24 Cr. Hrs.)

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Sociology HMP2063 3
Biology PSYB3033 3
Microeconomics ECOP1003 3
Arabic HMP2003 3
Principles of Management MGTP2003 3
Principles of Marketing MKTP1003 3
Analytical Reasoning PSYB2053 3
Macroeconomics ECOP1013 3

Discipline Specific Foundation Courses (32 Cr. Hrs.)

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Introduction to Psychology PSYB1003 3
Introduction to Psychology Lab PSYB1001 1
History and Schools of Psychology PSYB1023 3
Experimental Psychology PSYB2013 3
Experimental Psychology Lab PSYBP2011 1
Introduction to Social Psychology PSYB2043 3
Personality Theories-I PSYB2023 3
Personality Theories-II PSYB2063 3
Mental Health & Psycho-Pathology-I PSYB3003 3
Mental Health & Psycho-Pathology-II PSYB3103 3
Neurological Bases of Behavior PSYB3013 3
Developmental Psychology PSYB3113 3

Major Courses (39 Cr. Hrs.)

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Psychological Testing-I PSYB3023 3
Psychological Testing-II PSYB3023 3
Research Methods-I RHCP3003 3
Research Methods-II RCHP3103 3
Applied Statistics MTHP4003 3
Advance Social Psychology PSYB3043 3
Positive Psychology PSYB4003 3
Educational Psychology PSYB4013 3
Internship INTP4102 2
Cross Cultural Psychology PSYB4103 3
Cognitive Psychology PSYB4113 3
Research Project RCHP4114 4
Elementary Statistics MTHP3003 3

Electives (12 Cr. Hrs.)

Course Title Code Cr. Hrs.
Occupational and Health Psychology PSYB4023 3
Groups Dynamics PSYB4033 3
Organizational Behavior PSYB4123 3
Counseling Psychology PSYB4133 3

SCHEME OF STUDIES

Semester-1

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
HMP 1003 English-I 3 0 3
CSP 1003 Introduction to Computer 3 0 3
ECOP 1003 Microeconomics 3 0 3
MGTP 1003 Principles of Management 3 0 3
PSYB 1003 Introduction to Psychology 3 0 3
PSYB 1001 Introduction to Psychology-Lab 0 3 1

Semester-2

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
HMP 1013 English-II 3 0 3
HMP 1002 Islamic Studies / Ethics 2 0 2
ECOP 1013 Macroeconomics 3 0 3
MKTP 1003 Principles of Marketing 3 0 3
MTHP 1003 Statistics 3 0 3
PSYB 1023 History and Schools of Psychology 3 0 3

Semester-3

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
BCMP 2003 Verbal Communication Skills 3 0 3
MTHP 2003 Mathematics 3 0 3
HMP 2003 Arabic 3 0 3
PSYB 2013 Experimental Psychology 3 0 3
PSYB 2011 Experimental Psychology – Lab 0 3 1
PSYB 2023 Personality Theories – I 3 0 3

Semester-4

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
HMP 2012 Pakistan Studies 2 0 2
HMP 2023 Personal Grooming and Development 3 0 3
HMP 2063 Sociology 3 0 3
PSYB 2043 Introduction to Social Psychology 3 0 3
PSYB 2053 Analytical Reasoning 3 0 3
PSYB 2063 Personality Theories – II 3 0 3

Semester-5

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
PSYB 3003 Mental Health and Psycho-pathology – I 3 0 3
PSYB 3013 Neurological Basis of Behavior 3 0 3
PSYB 3023 Psychological Testing – I 3 0 3
RCHP 3003 Research Methods – I 3 0 3
PSYB 3033 Biology 3 0 3

Semester-6

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
PSYB 3103 Mental Health and Psycho-pathology – II 3 0 3
PSYB 3113 Developmental Psychology 3 0 3
PSYB 3123 Psychological Testing – II 3 0 3
RCHP 3103 Research Methods – II 3 0 3
MTHP 3003 Elementary Statistics 3 0 3
PSYB 3043 Advance Social Psychology 3 0 3

Semester-7

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
PSYB 4003 Positive Psychology 3 3 3
PSYB 4013 Educational Psychology 3 3 3
PSYB 4023 Occupational and Health Psychology 3 3 3
PSYB 4033 Group Dynamics 3 3 3
MTHP 4003 Applied Statistics 3 3 3
INTP 4102 Internship 0 0 2

Semester-8

Course Code Course Title Lec. Hrs Lab. Hrs Cr. Hrs.
PSYB 4103 Cross Cultural Psychology 3 0 3
PSYB 4113 Cognitive Psychology 3 0 3
PSYB 4123 Organizational Behavior 3 0 3
PSYB 4133 Counseling Psychology 3 0 3
RCHP 4114 Research Project 0 12 4