The programmes at the School of Behavioural Sciences are specially designed to train students in the emerging fields of Health Psychology, Counselling Psychology, Forensic Psychology, and other related fields.

They will be trained to work as Psychologists in Hospitals, Police Organisations, Courts of Law, Forensic laboratories, Non-Governmental Organisations, (NGOs) etc., in addition to becoming self-employed and take up private practice.

Courses have been structured to equip aspiring candidates working and non-working to become professionally trained by placing them for training in Hospitals, NGOs, Police Stations, Detective Agencies, Advocates practicing in courts etc.

Eligibility for PGD courses - Post Graduates and Working Personnel.

Advisory Board

Mrs. Sushma Paul Berlia

Mr. Nishant V. Berlia

Mr. Aditya V. Berlia

Prof. Raj S Dhankar

Dr. Sucharita Kumari

Academician of Eminence
Prof. Dr. Minati Panda,
(Professor, JNU)

Courses Offered

  • P.G. Diploma in Counselling Psychology
  • P.G. Diploma in Health Psychology
  • P.G. Diploma in Forensic Psychology
  • P.G. Diploma in Child Psychology
  • P.G. Diploma in Criminal Justice

Programme Features

  • Agency-Centric Curriculum
  • Hands-On Training
  • Internships/Placements
  • International internships, live research projects with premier institutions and Industry
  • International Exposure
  • Creating a Portfolio
  • World class exposure for a distinct competitive edge
  • Training in Hospitals, Courts, Police Organisations, etc.
  • Master Classes by Professionals (Doctors, Child Specialists, Counsellors, etc.)

Method of training

They will be supervised at the concerned Agency and assigned a supervisor at the agency in addition to having a supervisor at the University. The candidates will be given courses that are taught at the university, and will be continuously and intensely guided in dealing with cases using techniques and skills required for different settings and cases.

Hospitals that would be collaborating with ASU:


  • Lady Harding Hospital
  • Fortis Hospital Gurgaon
  • Sanjeevani Hospital, Gurgaon
  • NGOs

  • Schools
  • Children’s Home
  • Child Guidance clinics
  • Private clinics and agencies
  • Police Organisations

  • Police stations in different localities
  • Women’s police cell
  • SHOs in different localities
  • Detective Agencies

  • Private detectives.
  • Private and Government forensic labs
  • Advocates and lawyers