Establishment year:

  • B.A. Psychology (General) – 1992
  • B.A. Psychology (Specialisation) – 2008-2009

Programmes offered:

Sr. No. Programme Name
1 UG B.A.(Regular)
2 UG B.A. (Honours)

Infrastructure available:

•Books in library:37,367
•No. of  Journals: 42
•No. of  E-Books: 2,62,995
•No. of  E-Journals: 12,552
•Internet facilities for staff and students: 12 mbps lease line
•Total number of class rooms: 27
•Class rooms with ICT facility: 27
•Students’ laboratories: 2

Events and Activities:

  • Guest lectures, visits, internships, film screenings, workshops, seminars, departmental fest ‘Psyphoria’

Faculty Profiles (Undergraduate)

Dr. Alpana Vaidya

M.A. M.Ed, M.Phil, Ph.D., M.PM., DPC, Diploma in Applied Mahayana Buddhist Psychology
Associate Professor
Head Department of Psychology

Dr. Alpana Vaidya has over 20 years of experience both at undergraduate and post graduate level. She teaches the subjects Foundation of Psychology, Industrial Psychology, HRM, OD, Experimental Psychology Theory and Practical Social Psychology, and has research interests in the areas of Positive Psychology, Health and Well Being and Social Psychology. She is a recognized Ph.D. guide under the SPPU and is currently guiding 5 students. She received the “Best Innovation in Teaching” (SPPU) in 2013. She has delivered key note addresses at international conferences of AAICP in Indonesia and Taiwan and a talk at the International conference in South Korea. Besides, Dr. Alapan Vaidya has been a subject expert for syllabus framing of F.Y.B.A., Ph. D. Course work, Ph.D. proposal presentations.

Dr. Patki Sairaj

B.A., M.A. (Clinical Psychology), S.E.T., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Dr. Sairaj M. Patki has over 5 years of teaching experience including undergraduate and post-graduate education. He teaches Developmental Psychology, Health Psychology and Psychology practicals in experiments and tests. He has research experience in the areas of adolescent wellbeing, emotional intelligence, personality, organizational citizenship behavior, psychometric testing, computer-based experimental study etc. He has published research papers in national and international journals and has participated in several conferences. He is also passionately involved in photography, cooking, designing, writing and aero modeling.