Masters in Clinical Psychology

from one of the leading MSc in Clinical Psychology colleges in Kolkata,

under the West Bengal University of Technology, currently known as Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology

What is a Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology?

Masters in Clinical Psychology is a post graduate course on clinical psychology which is a branch of psychology that focuses on psychopathology and intervention process. It deals with diagnosis of various mental, emotional and behavioral disorders. It also encompasses the treatment programme focusing on assessment and therapeutic intervention.

What does the course teach you?

  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Theories of Personality Structure
  • Application of Psychology in Community
  • Personality & IQ Assessment
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Fundamentals of Clinical Psychology
  • Research Methodology
  • Statistics in Psychology
  • Scale Construction
  • Projective Techniques
  • Advanced Psychopathology
  • Childhood & Developmental Disorders
  • Psychotherapy & Counseling
  • Field Work
  • Internship and Dissertation Programme

What can you do after a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology?

On successful completion of the course students will be equipped with the necessary qualification, practical expertise and knowledge and appropriate skill to enter directly into the field of mental health in almost all sectors like:

  • Hospitals
  • Mental Health Clinics
  • Assist any counselling Psychologist / Psychiatric social workers
  • Schools or Academic Institutes including Special Schools
  • Rehabilitation center
  • NGOs working with children, adolescent, elderly or special population
  • Industrial set-ups or corporate houses
  • Engage in individual entrepreneurship and
  • Pursue higher studies


The Department arranges for internship for all the students. Usually 3 internships in the span of 2 years are encouraged by the Department. Internships can be done in mental health clinics, schools, rehab centre and others.

Students have completed their internships from institutes like Mental Health Foundation, Institute of Psychiatry (IOP), SSKM, SHIRC, M’s Clinic, Swapnopuron Siksha NIketan, Mind’s Eye Cllinic, ANTARA Psychiatric Hospital, Paripurnata Rehabilitation Home, Anubhav Positive Psychology Clinic, FORTIS Hospital, NIPIED etc.

Paid internships where students receive a stipend are also arranged by the Department.

How long is the Master’s Degree course in Clinical Psychology?

Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology is a two-year degree course affiliated to MAKAUT (formally known as WBUT) recognized by UGC.

Who can enroll in the course?

Graduates in any discipline can apply. Psychology background is not mandatory.

What is the admission procedure?

Admissions are according to norms laid down by MAKAUT / Management of George Group of Colleges.

What are the fees for the course?

Fees for the course comprise:

Admission Fees
Tuition Fees
(per semester)
Caution Deposit
Forms &
Rs. 4,000/- Rs. 45,000/- Rs. 8,000/- Rs. 300/-

(Caution deposit is refundable after completion of the course).

Where can you Study the course?

You can study this course at:

The Gayatri Chetna Foundation, Narendrapur

Narendrapur - 700103.
Helpline - 033 4181 6622 / 6633
Mobile - 9830359049