- Three theory papers; Three learning labs of which one is Counselling skills training and one internship
The Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Psychology is designed to cater to budding psychology students with an interest in contributing to the Sports Field. This course will facilitate in learning about factors that affect sport and performance. Sports psychology is the study of how psychology influences sports, athletic performance, exercise and physical activity. Some sports psychologists work with professional athletes and coaches to improve performance and increase motivation. Other professionals utilize exercise and sports to enhance people’s lives and well-being throughout the entire lifespan.
Sports Psychology is still a relatively new and young field in India. The need for qualified sport psychologists to contribute to Indian Sport is highly essential. The field too has a lot to offer to young professionals. This program will provide an opportunity to step into the profession of Sports Psychology. The course work pays attention to the challenges encountered by sports professionals while pursuing their careers and effective management of the same
Graduates with a Psychology as an option and PG degree holders in Psychology Or Graduate / Post Graduate degree in an domain and who are achievers in any sports (individual or team) & have represented at the State / national / international / university levels.
Theory papers will have a semester end examinations which will be assessed for 80 marks. 20 for IA (assignments, internal tests, class presentations, attendance, regularity of submissions, effort)