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 Category Cr. Hrs.
HMP1003 English-I Compulsory 3
CSP1003 Introduction to Computer Compulsory 3
ECOP1003 Microeconomics General 3
MGTP1003 Principles of Management General 3
PSYB1003 Introduction to Psychology (DSF) 3
PSYB1001 Introduction to Psychology-Lab (DSF) 1

Semester-2

Course Code Course Title Category Cr. Hrs.
HMP1013 English-II Compulsory 3
HMP1002 Islamic Studies / Ethics Compulsory 2
ECOP1013 Macroeconomics General 3
MKTP1003 Principles of Marketing General 3
MTHP1003 Statistics Compulsory 3
PSYB1023 History and Schools of Psychology (DSF) 3

Semester-3

Course Code Course Title Category Cr. Hrs.
BCMP2003 Verbal Communication Skills Compulsory 3
MTHP2003 Mathematics Compulsory 3
HMP2003 Arabic General 3
PSYB2013 Experimental Psychology (DSF) 3
PSYB2011 Experimental Psychology – Lab (DSF) 1
PSYB2023 Personality Theories – I (DSF) 3

Semester-4

Course Code Course Title Category Cr. Hrs.
HMP2012 Pakistan Studies Compulsory 2
HMP2023 Personal Grooming and Development Compulsory 3
HMP2063 Sociology General 3
PSYB2043 Introduction to Social Psychology (DSF) 3
PSYB2053 Analytical Reasoning General 3
PSYB2063 Personality Theories – II (DSF) 3

Semester-5

Course Code Course Title Category Cr. Hrs.
PSYB3003 Mental Health and Psycho-pathology – I (DSF) 3
PSYB3013 Neurological Basis of Behavior (DSF) 3
PSYB3023 Psychological Testing – I Major Course 3
RCHP3003 Research Methods – I Major Course 3
PSYB3033 Biology General 3

Semester-6

Course Code Course Title Category Cr. Hrs.
PSYB3103 Mental Health and Psycho-pathology – II (DSF) 3
PSYB3113 Developmental Psychology (DSF) 3
PSYB3123 Psychological Testing – II Major Course 3
RCHP3103 Research Methods – II Major Course 3
MTHP3003 Elementary Statistics Major Course 3
PSYB3043 Advance Social Psychology Major Course 3

Semester-7

Course Code Course Title Category Cr. Hrs.
PSYB4003 Positive Psychology Major Course 3
PSYB4013 Educational Psychology Major Course 3
PSYB4023 Occupational and Health Psychology Elective 3
PSYB4033 Group Dynamics Elective 3
MTHP4003 Applied Statistics Major Course 3
INTP4102 Internship Major Course 2

Semester-8

Course Code Course Title Category Cr. Hrs.
PSYB4103 Cross Cultural Psychology Major Course 3
PSYB4113 Cognitive Psychology Major Course 3
PSYB4123 Organizational Behavior Elective 3
PSYB4133 Counseling Psychology Elective 3
RCHP4114 Research Project Major Course 4