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The department of Psychology at St. Aloysius College was established in the year 2015 with the objective to nurture intellectually curious, emotionally stable,ethically and socially grounded young minds. Started with 23 students, the department has 74 students now. 
At the core of our vision is a commitment to imparting value-oriented education and nurturing holistic student development for the betterment of society. Our mission is centered on laying a robust foundation in the scientific understanding of behavior and mental processes, equipping students with the ability to apply theoretical knowledge effectively in real-world scenarios. 
Our curriculum delves into the diverse realms of cognition, emotion, behavior, and development, striking a balance between objectivity and subjectivity in the study of human nature. The course is meticulously designed to enhance not only conceptual knowledge but also instill the skills necessary for research and professional practice as psychologists.Our students undergo rigorous training in both the theoretical and practical applications of psychology. 
The department has a well-equipped laboratory with different apparatus and psychological tests to provide training in conducting experiments in Psychology and developing the skills essential for the administration and interpretation of various psychological tests.Each student is assigned a dedicated mentor to facilitate effective discussions on difficulties and concerns. 
We pride ourselves on fostering an empathetic understanding of socio-cultural and cross-cultural aspects of community living, molding students into responsible individuals and global citizens. Our programs include practicum projects and extended outreach initiatives that sensitize students to mental health concerns while addressing broader community issues. 
The department is also dedicated to provide excellent training for various competitive examinations, with a special emphasis on overall personality development.
In addition to its academic excellence, the Department of Psychology takes pride in its commitment to the well-being of students through the establishment of a distinctive counseling center named the 'Healing Hub'. This center stands as a unique and invaluable asset for all students within the college community. The Healing Hub is designed to provide a safe and supportive space for students to address their mental health and emotional well-being. Open to all members of the college, this counseling center operates under the belief that fostering mental wellness is an integral part of holistic student development. At the Healing Hub, highly trained  professionals offer counseling services to address a wide range of concerns, including academic stress, personal challenges, and emotional well-being. The center is dedicated to promoting a culture of openness, where students can freely express themselves and seek guidance on issues affecting their lives. This initiative underscores the department's holistic approach to education, recognizing the importance of mental health in the overall development of individuals. The integration of the ‘Healing Hub’ reflects our commitment to creating a supportive environment that goes beyond traditional academic offerings. The 'Healing Hub' is a testament to our belief that a healthy mind is essential for the realization of one's full potential.
The Department of Psychology at St. Aloysius College stands out as an exceptional choice for students.


The department aspires to deliver value-oriented scientific education in the field of Psychology, aiming to cultivate individuals with enhanced critical thinking abilities, a selfless disposition, and a compassionate heart. This vision aligns with the needs of an ever-evolving post-modern society.



  • To establish a solid foundation in the scientific understanding of behavior and mental processes, introducing students to the expansive scope of the field of Psychology.
  • To prepare students to take the crux of theoretical knowledge to apply it to real-world situations.
  • To embrace and nurture students for who they are, instilling in them a commitment to values that enables growth within the diversity of our cultural, social, and religious traditions.
  • To foster academic competency, promoting a qualitative teaching-learning experience and encouraging research initiatives.
  • To offer comprehensive student support, facilitating a seamless transition to higher studies and employment opportunities.


Sl.No. Programme Details Syllabus
1 BSc. Psychology (Self Financing)



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Elthuruth, Thrissur 680 611

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