Psychology

Psychology

Department of Psychology, Sister Nivedita University, is not only leading to an advancement of the academic discipline in the field of psychology and creating of job opportunities, but has also contributing significantly in the welfare of the society as well. The Department of Psychology aspires to establish itself globally in the field of psychology. It seeks to advance the cognitive science and professional practice of psychology, cultivate the knowledge to develop, promote and prepare our students as associates in advancing education and creating noble solutions to significant life challenges. We aim to nurture moral persons who have a well-developed understanding for analyzing information, are logical thinkers and empathetic communicators, and non-judgmentally accept every cultures and perspectives of individuals.

CoursesYearsSemesterEligibility CriteriaMarks Required
B.Sc. (Hons.) in Psychology3610+2 qualification in science Stream (Or with Psychology as one of the subjects) 60%
M.Sc. in Applied Psychology 24Graduation in Psychology50%
Ph.D Psychology (Full Time)
Ph.D Psychology (Part Time)
PROF. ANINDITA MUKHERJEE

Head of Department

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR AND CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST

Email: anindita.m@snuniv.ac.in


Area of Research:
Clinical psychology, psycho-immunology, psycho-oncology, psychotherapy

Employment / Education / Miscellaneous:
Anindita Mukherjee has completed her M.Phil in Clinical Psychology, M.Sc in Applied Psychology with specialization in Clinical and Forensic Psychology, Bsc Honors in Psychology from department of Applied Psychology, University of Calcutta. She has completed certified course on “psychological first aid” from John Hopkins University. She has a Diploma on graphology from Kolkata Institute of Graphology. She has qualified UGC NET twice. She has presented research papers in various national and international level conferences and received many best paper awards and published research papers in index journals. She is associated with mental health service for last 9 years. She was associated as a Clinical psychologist and faculty indifferent Government Medical College and different private neuropsychiatric hospitals in India.

Awards and recognition:

  • 1. First class 7th rank in Bsc (Hons) in Psychology from University of Calcutta.
  • 2. First class 2nd rank in Bsc (Hons) in psychology from Victoria Institution college, University of Calcutta
  • 3. Best paper award in 3rd International And 5th National Psychological Science Congress, Chandigarh, 2016
  • 4. Best paper award in RCI recognized 3 days International Seminar cum /continuing Rehabilitation Education Programme, Jadavpur University, West Bengal, 2020.

Selected Publications :

  • 1. Mukherjee A, Mukherjee T (2020). Anxiety, Depression and counseling awareness among women with breast carcinoma. Skills for counseling parents of students with special needs. Renova International Publications, New Delhi.
  • 2. Mukherjee A, Mazumder K, Ghoshal S (2018). Impact of different socio-demographic factors on mental health status of female cancer patients receiving chemotherapy for recurrent disease. Indian J PalliatCare;24:426-430
  • 3. Mukherjee A, Mazumder K, Kaushal V, Ghoshal S (2017). Effect of supportive psychotherapy on mental health status and quality of life of female cancer patients receiving chemotherapy for recurrent disease. Indian J PalliatCare;23:399-402

Research Interests :
Clinical psychology, psycho-immunology, psycho-oncology, psychotherapy

Dr. Fatema Khanam

Assistant Professor

PHD, M.PHIL

Email: fatema.k@snuniv.ac.in


Dr. Fatema Khanam completed her PhD in Clinical Psychology from The National Institute of Mental Health and Neuroscience (NIMHANS). She also pursued her M.Phil degree in Medical and Social Psychology from Central Institute of Psychiatry (CIP). She is a licensed Clinical Psychologist and she also worked in IIT, Kharagpur and Jadavpur University as a Counsellor. She has several national publications under her cap and 12 years of working experience in the area of mental health. Her areas of interest include mindfulness, psychotherapy research, youth mental health, cognitive behaviour therapy and schema therapy.

PROF. ANILA HEMBRAM

Visiting Faculty

MBA (HR), MA (Psychology)

Email:


Prof. Anila Hembram has work-experience of more than 18 years. She brings in a blend of corporate as well as academic experience to her teachings.

She worked in Tata Motors and its subsidiary Telcon from 1995 to 2003 and gained hands-on experience in the areas of Manpower Planning, Talent Acquisition, Performance Management System, Training & Development and others. As Country Manager, she was trained at Dusseldorf, Germany on Talent Acquisition, specifically on Head Hunting, conducted by Fiege Business Advisors GmbH. She switched over to academics from 2011 onwards.

Dr. RUMA MUKERJEE

GUEST FACULTY

PSYCHOLOGIST

Email: rumamukh6@gmail.com


Area of Research:
Industrial psychology, counselling psychology

Employment / Education / Miscellaneous :
Dr. Ruma Mukherjee has done her Master’s degree in Applied Psychology from Calcutta University. She is a B. Ed. from Calcutta University. She has done her Ph. D. in Clinical Psychology and her special paper in Masters was Industrial and Organisational Psychology. She is a faculty in IISWBM for the Masters of Social Work Course. She is also associated with IGNOU Masters degree course in Psychology. She has 10 years of experience in counselling in NGOs and in special schools.

Research Interests:
Industrial psychology, counselling psychology

DEBANGANA BHATTACHARYA

GUEST FACULTY

PSYCHOLOGIST

Email: debangana.b.90@gmail.com


Area of Research:
Developmental Psychology, Social Psychology, Genetic predisposing, Personality development.

Employment / Education / Miscellaneous : Debangana Bhattacharya is currently pursuing her PhD in Psychology. She has completed her B.A and M.A in Psychology from Department of Psychology, University of Calcutta with specialisation in Developmental Psychology. She has experience of working under Indian Council of Medical Research. She is associated in teaching psychology for the last 7 years. She has also experience in behaviour modification interventions of children with learning disability and special needs.

Research Interests : Developmental Psychology, Personality Development, Positive Psychology, Research Methodology and Statistics.

PUJA DUTTA

GUEST FACULTY

CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST

Email: pujadutta8@gmail.com


Area of Research:
Clinicalpsychology, special education

Employment / Education / Miscellaneous :
She has completed her M.Phil. in Clinical Psychology from Amity University Kolkata and M.A. in Applied Psychology with specialization in Clinical and Forensic Psychology from University of Calcutta. B.Ed. in Special Education, Mental Retardation from the National Institute for the Mentally Handicapped. 5 years of experience in the field of Mental Health. Area of Expertise lies in dealing with children and adolescents with developmental and emotional problems .Her specialization also lies in conducting individual and group Play Therapy, Special Education and Early Intervention. She has a deep passion for working in the area of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Research Interests :
Clinical psychology, special education, child psychology

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CoursesFee During Admission (Including 1st Semester Fee / 1st installment for annual scheme)Fee 2nd semester / 2nd installment onwardsProgram Fees Total
B.Sc. (Hons.) in Psychology5915023150174900
M.Sc. in Applied Psychology 6090024900135600
Ph.D Psychology (Full Time)7500055000350000
Ph.D Psychology (Part Time)5500035000230000

 

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