Our specialized programs

Diploma in Psychology

The program teaches the associations between the brain and behavior, the processes that determine speech, create and keep memories or respond to stress.

The Diploma in Psychology program curriculum focuses on developing an understanding of key theoretical concepts and on practicing skills associated with the areas of assessment and counselling.

Practical application of the knowledge and skills will be demonstrated in projects reflected at both the personal and professional level.

Course Type

Full Time | Part Time

Duration

12 Months

Medium

English

Awarding Body

Lincoln University

Advanced Diploma in Psychology

  • 6 Passes in G.C.E O/Ls including Mathematics with A,B or C pass for English Language Subject
    G.C.E. A/Ls A,B or C pass for General English
  • Recognized by the University Grants Commission of Sri Lanka
  • Recognized by World Higher Education Database (WHED)

Psychology is concerned with the scientific understanding of human behavior. It is both an academic discipline and a professional one.

After successful completion of this course, graduates can take further steps to practice as a professional psychologist or can continue postgraduate studies by working as a researcher by participating in the revolutionary work.

They can also work on psychology related to molecular genetics, developmental cognitive neuroscience, neuropsychology and brain imaging.

After completion of this course professionals are expected to emerge as,

  1. Social policy researchers
  2. Human resources professionals
  3.  Teachers
  4. Immigration and correctional officers
  5.  Social workers
  6.  Market researchers
  7.  Counsellors
  8. Career development practitioners
  9.  Health promotion officers