The Department of Applied Psychology was established in the year 2000 as the first seat in the relevant discipline in Southern Punjab. The Department is offering a variety of specializations like Human Resource Management, Social Psychology, Industrial & Organizational Psychology and Clinical & Counseling Psychology. In order to cater the practical needs of students, the Department has established well equipped laboratories like Behavioral Neuroscience Laboratory, Experimental Laboratory, Testing & Assessment Laboratory and Computer Laboratory connected through University networking.
Our mission is to train the students and help them grow professionally to serve the community. Last year, three of our students were among the top position holders in Punjab Public Service Commission Examination. The Department is working with the slogan of Psychology for the betterment of humanity. Various workshops, awareness programs and exclusive lectures have been delivered in this regard.
The graduating students have job opportunities in Government/Semi Government, Armed Forces, Educational Institutions, Health Departments as well as NGOs working in social, psychological and other related sectors at national and international levels. The Department is enhancing its practical application by introducing MS program this year.