PhD Organizational Psychology

The professional psychologists trained in organizational psychology shall be employed in organizations for personnel selection, recruitment, understanding and resolving the conflict between Management and Employees; preparing Performance appraisals and conducting Job Analysis. They are trained in providing counselling facilities and trainings to personnel and management. Organizational Psychologists are also referred to as Industrial and Organizational Psychologists; Occupational Psychologists / Counselors; Business Psychologists or Work Psychologists backed up by their respective organizations and societies.

Academic Eligibility

Minimum 18 years of education in relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks (in annual system) or CGPA 3.0/4.0 (in semester system). GAT/GRE (Subject) with minimum 60% marks required at the time of admission.

Duration: 2 to 3 Years

Credit Hours: 75

Campus: IPP-Karachi

Road Map

First Year

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
OPY 801 Advanced Quantitative Research and Research Ethics 3 3
OPY 802

 

Group Psychotherapy I 3

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

Elective I

 

3

 

3

 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
OPY 807 Advanced Qualitative Research and Research Ethics 3 3
OPY 808 Group Psychotherapy II 3

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

Elective II

 

3

 

3

 

Summer Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
OPY 806 Internship I 9

 

 

9

 

Second Year

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
 

OPY 812

 

OPY 813

Choose One:

  • Work Team Dynamics
  • Data Management

 

3 3
OPY 814

 

Internship II

 

6

 

 

6

 

OPY 815 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) including Defense and Acceptance of Research Proposal

 

9

 

 

9

 

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
OPY 816

 

Internship III

 

3

 

 

3

 

OPY 817 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) including Data Collection and Analysis 9

 

 

9

 

Third Year

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
OPY 818 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) including Thesis Write up 9

 

 

9

 

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
OPY 819 Supervised Research (PhD Thesis) including Submission of the Final Thesis for Evaluation 9

 

 

9