The Sweekaar Academy of Rehabilitation Sciences, Secunderabad invites application from the eligible candidates for the following professional training in the field of clinical psychology.
Psy.D. Clinical Psychology (4 year)
Professional Diploma in Clinical Psychology (1 year)
These courses are new initiative by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI), a Statutory Body under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, GOI, New Delhi for meeting the human resource requirements at different levels. At Sweekaar, these courses are affiliated to Osmania University, Hyderabad and recognized by the RCI.
Psy.D. Clinical Psychology:
M.A./M.Sc. degree in Psychology from a university recognized by the UGC with a minimum of 65% marks in aggregate. For SC/ST/OBC category, a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate is essential.
Should have completed Master’s Degree no more than five years prior to application
Should have completed a research dissertation at the Master’s level
Two letters of recommendations from permanent faculty members from where Masters Degree has been completed should accompany the application. Of the two, at least one faculty member shall be with Ph.D.
Lateral entry (Post M.Phil) is not available in this academic year. If there is any change in this status, the same will be notified before the start of the course.
2 + 1 (Regular + Management/NRI quota)
Professional Diploma in Clinical Psychology
M.A./M.Sc. degree in Psychology (or in counseling psychology, clinical psychology, applied psychology) from the UGC recognized university with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate. For SC/ST/OBC category, minimum of 50% marks in aggregate is essential.
Intake: 8 (Regular only)
Prospectus and Application can be obtained from Sweekaar Academy, Secunderabad – 500 003, in person, or download from www.sweekaar.org
Applicants are requested to go through the guidelines, syllabus and regulations of the respective course and become familiar with the core objectives and expected outcome of the training. The relevant documents are available on RCI website.
Last date of receipt of application: 31st Aug 2013
Date of entrance exam for Psy.D.: 09th Sep 2013
Date of entrance exam for PDCP: 10th Sep 2013
Admission (Psy.D. & PDCP): 19th Sep 2013
Commencement of the courses: 01st Oct 2013