Department of Psychology was established in 1972. It offers three papers (General Psychology, Social Psychology, and Developmental Psychology) at FYBA and SYBA in Marathi Medium. These courses are conducted as per the guidelines of the University of Mumbai.
Department of Psychology adopts diverse methodology for teaching and learning like role plays, test demonstration, and ICT incorporated learning. We believe in providing detailed knowledge and a better understanding of the subject. Department facilitates the overall development of students to effectively peruse various career options in Psychology.
- Name : Dr. R. M. Kakade
- Designation : Associate Professor
- Experience : 33 Years
- Achievements : M. A., Ph. D, D.Lit
He served as Vice-principal and exam chairperson in the college.
Mrs Aditi V. Yadav (M. A. , NET)-
She has completed her master’s in Clinical Psychology from Mumbai University. She was felicitated by the University of Mumbai for her meritorious achievement in the arts stream. She is working as an Assistant professor in the department of Psychology since July 2014.
She has successfully completed one orientation course, one refresher course and one Faculty Development Programme.
She has presented and published research papers in National and International Journals and Conferences
Students from rural and tribal areas of the Palghar district are taking the opportunity to learn the modern subject of Psychology in the Marathi medium. Students are active and involved in departmental activities.
Department of Psychology actively engages in student counselling on academic and personal issues. Department provides encouragement to reading habits by organizing competitions like Book Review.
The faculty of the Psychology Department is actively engaged in various college-level units like NSS, Cultural Department.
The Psychology Department has a spacious departmental room. The Department is well equipped with one Computer, Tables and chairs.