M.Phil Psychology


The M.Phil. Psychology program is a two years degree program that comprises 2 semesters of coursework and two semesters of research work. The courses are well aligned with the guidance provided by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan. It aims to prepare skilled professionals who are highly creative, research-oriented, efficient, and productive in the field of psychology. Direct learning from experts is also provided to the students through workshops, seminars, and conferences. Highly qualified and seasoned faculty is available for providing academic teaching and research supervision to the M. Phil scholars at the Best University for Psychology in Multan. It aims to contribute to educational development at the national level.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

Research-based learning skills

Knowledgeable in specific content areas of scientific psychology and skilled in conducting independent research.

Professional Competence

Exposure to an advanced learning environment based on practical learning approaches to prepare professionally competent students.

Programs Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Diverse Learning

Students will understand and value the complexities of sociocultural diversity and individual differences.

Fundamental Content

Students will be able to recognize, compare, and apply the core domains of psychology in their personal and professional lives.

Scientific Inquiry

Students will be able to identify, use, and assess psychological science’s basic methodologies and statistics, as well as engage in a lifelong learning process

Personal and Professional Development

Students will be able to understand the value of psychology in professional and personal domains

Communication skills

Students will be able to communicate effectively through speech and writing. Academic writing will be developed for excelling in written communication skills for research.


Students will be able to comprehend and commit to professional ethics, responsibilities, and practice norms.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Sixteen years of schooling or 4 year education in relevant filed from HEC recognized DAI will be required for admission.
  • The GAT-General (CAT-B) (www.nts.org.pk/gat/gat.asp) / ISP-Admit Test conducted by the National Testing Service with a minimum 50% cumulative score will be required at the time of admission.


Career Prospects

The M.Phil. Degree programs of the Psychology Department prepare students to be competent in the following areas:


Clinical practitioners


Educationists and Researchers

Can also join various Government Department



For M.Phil Psychology program NOC is granted by HEC Pakistan.


Scheme of Study M.Phil Psychology Program

Total Credit Hours = 30

Advance Research Methodology Advanced Psychological Statistics Modern Psychological Thought
Advanced Neuro Psychology Psychometrics, Assessment & Interpretation optional-I (Advanced Psychotherapy I)
optional-II (Counseling Psychology) optional-III (Advanced psychopathology) Advanced Psychotherapy I
Health psychology Counseling Psychology Child Psychotherapy and Assessment
Advanced Psychopathology Industrial and Organizational Psychology Organizational Leadership and Team Building
Marketing and Consumer Psychology Community & Environmental Psychology Forensic Psychology