Psychologist is a doctor of brain. He is the one who deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of brain or treats the mentally and emotionaly disturbed person. It is a very chosen profession today because the life is very streesful. So at some point a psychlogist is needed to consult with.
To be a psychologist, a person should needs to complete the entire degree level courses that is from bachelor’s to doctoral level.
For Bachelor’s, a student needs to complete the class 10+2 with psychology as one of the subjects. After completing bachelor’s degree, a student should cover the master’s accordinly and then go for the doctoral course.
Below are the courses along with duration and the level they represent:
|Type of Course||Name of course||Duration of course|
|Bachelor’s||B. Sc in Psychology||3 year|
||BA (Hons) in Psychology||3 year|
||Bachelor of Arts in Psychology||3 year|
|Master’s||Master of Arts in Psychology||2 year|
||Master of Arts in Applied Psychology||2 year|
||Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology||2 year|
||M. Sc in Psychology||2 year|
|Doctoral||Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology||2 year|
||M.Phill in Psychology||2 year|