MSc Psychology

Program Introduction

Psychologist are one of the most important members of the society and are becoming indispensable part of all the main spheres of market and industry both nationally and internationally. Every institute, industry and organization is hiring psychologists to provide support and guarantee the mental health of its human resources.

The School of Social Sciences and Humanities at UMT is offering a two-year MSc Psychology degree program that caters the needs of higher education in Psychology for the students of BA or BSc, and want to get a degree in Psychology. Invariably, the students have studied Psychology as an elective subject in the college.

MSc Psychology equals BS Psychology in terms of years of education; the curriculum for the former is set to be similar to an inclusive education framework. The instructional methodology is appropriated in the individual courses in line with the nature of the subject and expertise of the relevant faculty.

The graduates of both the programs are eligible to seek higher education such as MPhil Psychology and MS Psychology in Pakistan or Master's degree from abroad. The program is a blend of theory and practicum. Thesis and internship is offered to the students in the last two semesters.

The Psychology graduates find job as college lecturer in public and private sector institutions. They are also eligible to work as Psychologist in the ISSB and the Public Service Commission. A number of graduates find jobs in the social sector NGOs. Many graduates prefer MS in Clinical Psychology and work in the health sector as Clinician or get a research degree, i.e., MPhil in Psychology and work as university faculty or researcher in applied settings.

Program Details

2 Years

BA / BSc / BCom with 45% marks in case of annual system and 2.0 CGPA in case of semester system

No 3rd Division in entire academic career