Institute of Behavioral Science comes under Gujarat Forensic Sciences University which has been accredited ‘A’ rating by NAAC. M.Sc., M.Phil. and Ph.D. programs are offered at the institute. The institute focuses on areas such as Social Science, Neuroscience, Neural-Decision Sciences, Psychological Sciences, Forensics, Criminal Behaviours, Normality, Abnormality, and other related domains of behavioral constructs. Students are trained in investigating the neurocognitive and psychological fields.
|Established | Institute Type||2009 | Public|
|Popular Courses||M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.|
|Admission Criteria||Entrance Test|
|Facilities Available||Laboratory, Wifi, Resource Center|
A number of postgraduate courses are offered at the institute. Below table represents the courses and the eligibility:
|M.Phil.||Clinical Psychology||Eligibility: M.A./M.Sc degree in Psychology with at least 55% marks in aggregate|
Duration: 2 years
|PGD||Cyberpsychology||Eligibility: M.A./M.Sc degree in Psychology with at least 55% marks in aggregate|
Duration: 1 year
|M.Sc.||Forensic Psychology||Eligibility: B.A./B.Sc degree in Psychology with at least 55% marks in aggregate|
Duration: 2 years
|M.A.||Criminology with Specialization in Forensic Psychology|
An entrance test is conducted by the institute for intake in various programs. For admission in M.Phil. the interview is followed by the entrance test. Weightage of the written exam is 90% and that of the interview is 10%. The admissions are taken in a defined time period. The merit list is announced after the closure of the application date.
There are a placement and guidance cell that works throughout the year to ensure the placements of the graduating students. Recruiters included companies and educational institutes such as HDFC Bank, Deutsche Bank, CMC India P.v.t. Ltd.; ICICI Lombard; Foundation Futuristic Technologies (P) Ltd.; Indian Air Force; Perkin Elmer; National Institute of Occupational Health, Government Mental Hospitals of the country; IIT Gandhinagar and Military College, Nashik.
The scholarships are made available for students whose applications are shortlisted in the admission process. Some of the scholarships are mentioned below:
The institute has an elite campus having premium facilities. Seminar hall, quality classroom with the audiovisual facility are available.
There is a framework of good faculties in the institute. They are about 62 faculties, most of them are Ph.D. holders. Some do have M.Phil., M.Pharma, and M.E degree too. They ensure that the overall development of students and their educative requirements are met.
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