Which is better for pursuing MA psychology course, Chandigarh, Chitkara or Lovely Professional University?

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Abhijeet Singh Aug 31, 2020

MA in Psychology provides the understanding of the complexity of human behaviour. After graduating, there are many career opportunities for the student like Chemical or Drug Technician, Clinical Psychology Industries, Drug Therapist, Drug Inspector, Hospital Drug Coordinator, Health Inspector, Pharmacist, Pathological Lab, Research and Development, Making Prescription to patients, Scientist and Research officer.

The table given below gives a brief overview of both the institutes:

Categories

Chandigarh University

LPU

Graduation

55%

50%

Course Duration

2 years

2 years

Course Fee

1 lakh

1.06 lakhs

Highest Salary Package

12 LPA

16 LPA

Average Salary Package

5 LPA

8 LPA

Course Structure:

The course is project based and teaches experimental learning to enhance students potential and skills. Seminars, workshops, events and internships are also conducted by the university. The subject mainly focuses on psychological testing, psychopathology, Health Psychology, Positive Psychology and organizational behaviour.

Students can specialize in Clinical, Organizational or Positive Psychology. The program fee for each semester is INR 38,000. Educational visits to Mental health institutions, clinics, hospitals, NGOs, rehabilitation centers, etc. They can also choose to do higher studies and research further, like M.Phil. The university contacts companies and arranges interviews providing the student’s portfolio.

Placements:

The monthly salary of psychologists in India vary according to their job role. Listed below are the details for the same:
Industrial-

  • Organizational Psychologists - 40,000
  • Engineering Psychologists - 22,116
  • Psychology Teacher - 35,000
  • Clinical Psychologists - 47,718
  • Counselling Psychologists - 35,000
  • School Psychologists - 22,047
  • Forensic Psychologists - 40,000
  • Sports Psychologists - 45,000

Chitkara University does not offer MA in Psychology. Chandigarh University is more popular among students, it is affordable and has a reputation for good placements unlike Lovely Professional University which is a much costlier institution.

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