A Work shop on Careers in Psychology – India and Abroad was organized by the Department of Psychology in association with Unique Institute of Behavioural Sciences on 5th February 2020 by Sabarmati University (Formerly, Calorx Teachers’ University) .The Resource Faculty for the event was Mr. Atul Varma, Director Unique Psychological Society & Ms. Depika Patil Founder Director of Uniconnect. The workshop was organized for two hours which included presentation and interactive session.
The session has provided a holistic view about the career opportunities available in the field of Psychology. In the workshop, the resources faculties have covered the topics like introduction to psychology and various professional options which are available for the students who want to persuade psychology as a carrier choice.
Guidance about the carrier options like clinical psychologist, cognitive psychologist, community psychologist, counselling psychologist, developmental psychologist, Educational psychologist, Forensic psychologist, Industrial psychologist etc were provided. The education course, skills required, and salary for all the respective carrier options were explained. The educational institutions providing different courses on Psychology in India and abroad were also introduced to the participants.
Students from BA & B ed have participated in the event. 69 students marked their participation. Faculties from different departments also participated in the workshop. The students actively participated in the event and brought clarity on the different carrier options available in the field of psychology. Vote of thanks was given by Ms. Urvi Raipura, Coordinator.