As a part of the curriculum the students need to find sites for internship in the final year most of the time the college gives us assistance when we have difficulty in finding our sites. The college leaves it to us to select our site based on our interest like schools, colleges, NGO's, De-addiction centers, Consulting firms etc,.
This college has a very good network with the alumni and they arrange for a alumni meeting once in a year. A session is arranged for the students where they have direct interaction with their alumni. This helps in building good long lasting relationships and networks and it also serves as a forum for learning and helps the students to stay updated on the recent trends.
The faculties in this college are very well trained and are experts in the field of counselling and psychotherapy. They are very approachable and helpful at all levels. The environment itself is very conducive for learning.
The college is the best place I know. Never will you be able to find a college such as this. This place has holistic learning and this is the best place to find meaning in life. This place naturally makes to a better and a very well composed person.
The fees structure is very reasonable adequate time duration is usually given in order to pay the fees. The details of the fees structure will be sent to you in advance and the amount would be requested to be transferred to the college account via online payment or Demand Draft.
Each semester has 3 CIA exams and small tests conducted in the class and at the end of each semester VIVA exams are conducted for all subjects.
The college offers Scholarship programs. They give scholarship for only female students there is usually a deduction from the total amount of fees that needs to be paid in the college office. They also offer scholarship for the outstanding students in college. They also help students in cases where they don't have the paying capacity.
Companies like One to One, Manpower solutions, First Step etc,. some of the students get recruited in the same place they do internship in and some opt for higher studies. The salary package is usually between 15k - 30 k.
Their is no need for writing any common entrance exams. Once you fill the admission for they fix a date and call you for a internal entrance test and interview. Once you clear the interview they ask you to submit your documents along with 3 reference letters. They will keep you updated via post or email.
The hostel has all the faculties that is required for a very comfortable stay. The college has separate hostels for men and women. The mess is common for both. In the women's hostel we had hot water facility, Wi-fi facility, parking facility and they have both single room and twin sharing attached with bathroom cum toilet. They mess has good quality food and the taste is amazing. They serve both vegetarian and non vegetarian food and the food is served in buffet system and the food is unlimited.
The college holds a lot of international conferences every year the staff and students usually co-ordinate and organize these events. They also conduct regular workshops on inner child healing, cognitive behavioral therapy etc. They also conduct weekend courses on the basic skills of counselling and various other topics. There are certificate courses available at the students disposal.
The college is populated with more female students and a handful of male students. We celebrate community day every three months apart from the usual seasonal celebrations. A lot of workshops are conducted regularly for the students and it is open to even outsiders. We have a very peaceful and loving environment there is no differentiation among the people in college and everybody is treated like a mature individual and every one behave like one too.
The course curriculum was very well structured and more emphasis was given to practical work therefore there is more scope for learning and especially the case presentations given by the students and staff gives you the best exposure and experience. The two main electives available in the particular course are Family and Couple Therapy, Group Counselling, Educational Counselling.