M Phil Educational Psychology

The Educational Psychologists specialize in dealing with educational issues such as curriculum planning and revision; Learning Disabilities; teaching styles and problems related to classrooms; behavioral issues with children and improvising effective learning skills with psychological techniques in class rooms. They focus on training teachers and parents about the behavior and development of children / adolescents and in learning how to understand and supporting them in better ways. They are specialists in play therapy and filial therapy along with counseling skills and are often known as School Psychologists; College / University or Campus Counselors. They shall be employed in schools, colleges and universities of Pakistan.

Academic Eligibility

For 1 year Programme: PMD in the relevant field of Psychology with a minimum of 50% marks (in annual system) or CGPA 2.5/4.0 (in semester system). GAT (General) with minimum 50% marks required at the time of admission.

For 2 years Programme: Minimum 16 years of education in the relevant field of Psychology with a minimum of 50% marks (in annual system) or CGPA 2.5/4.0 (in semester system). GAT (General) with minimum 50% marks required at the time of admission.

Road Map

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
EPSY 711 Advanced Research Methods in Psychology 3 2 1
EPSY 721 Measurement & Assessment I 3 2 1
EPSY 731 Theories of  Counseling 3 3
EPSY 741 Patterns of Child Rearing and Development of Personality 3 3

Summer Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
EPSY 710 Internship I 6 6

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
EPSY 712 Statistical Interference in Psychology 3 3
EPSY 722 Measurement & Assessment II 3 2 1
EPSY 732 Psychology of Child &Adolescence 3 3
EPSY 742 Analysis and Treatment of Developmental Disabilities 3 3

Semester 3rd/4th

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Total Theory Lab
EPSY 753 Internship II 12 12
EPSY 763 Thesis 6 6