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M. Phil. Clinical Psychology program provides a cohesive and meaningful training so that the trainees develop to their fullest potential and shall be able to discharge their responsibilities competently as clinicians, teachers/trainers, researchers and administrators in the field of mental health. The aim of this course is to prepare the trainee to function as a qualified professional Clinical Psychologist in the areas of mental and physical health by offering Diagnostic, Therapeutic, Rehabilitative, Administrative services, and to work towards promoting the well-being and quality-of-life of individuals. The course is developed as a rigorous two-year program with extensive theoretical inputs and widespread clinical experience to acquire the necessary skills in the area of Clinical Psychology.

Employment Opportunities

  • Government and Private Hospitals, Private Practice, Forensic and Military settings,Teaching and Research

Various Roles of Clinical Psychologists

  • Psycho diagnosticians, Adult Psychotherapists, Marital & Family therapists, Child clinical Psychologists, Clinical Health Psychologists, Clinical Neuropsychoologists, Psycho-oncologists

RCI Regulations & Guidelines   Rules & Regulations

Eligibility & Process

Course Duration & Eligibility
Duration Two Years
Eligibility MA /M.Sc. Regular Course Degree in Psychology from a university recognized by the UGC with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate

Selection is based on the marks obtained in the Entrance Examination and personal interview conducted by the Department.

Online and Application Fees

Application Fees

Candidates should submit applications by online mode only.

Online Application Fees:  Rs. 750/- (Rupees Seven Hundred and Fifty Only)

Annual Course Fees – 2022
Annual Tuition Fees (in INR) MERIT Annual Tuition Fees (in INR)       MANAGEMENT Annual Tuition Fees  (in US$)
First Year Other Fees (in INR) Annual Hostel and Mess Fees (in INR)
350,000 450,000 7000 34,700 67,000


  • Hostel and Mess Fees for this academic year has to be paid only at the time of onboarding of students.

NB: **All fees are subject to change/revision as per the UGC guidelines (if applicable)


Entrance Examination Details

Schedule & Scheme of Entrance Exam

Schedule of Entrance Exam

  • Date of Entrance Exam: June 26, 2022
  • Time of Entrance Exam: 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Scheme of Examination

  • Exam will be of objective type. Each Multiple Choice Question will consist of a stem and four options, labeled A, B, C and D.
  • Only one option is correct and for each correct answer three mark will be awarded and one mark is deducted for every wrong answer.

Total No. of Questions – 100

Syllabus for Entrance Exam
Sl.No. Topic Percentage of questions from each topic
1. Abnormal Psychology 40
2. Psychological Testing 15
3. Statistics and Research Methodology 15
4. General Psychology 10
5. Physiological Psychology 10
6. Social Psychology 10
Total Marks 100


Contact Us

For Admission & Other Enquiries
Manager – Admission Office,
Medical College Building – 3rd Floor,
AIMS Ponekkara P.O.,
Kochi- 682041
Contact Number: 0484-2858153, 0484-2858383, 0484-2858349, 0484-2856147

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