Counseling Cell

University Department of Psychology, Counseling Cell

Ranchi University, Ranchi


Dr. M. P. Hassan


Programme Offered:

  1. M.A. in Counseling Psychology
  2. PG Diploma in Guidance and Counseling

A counseling Cell was established in 2016 in Psychology Deptt. of Ranchi University following the guidelines of UGC. The main objective of this cell was to provide quality counseling to the young generation of students about their psychological health and career prospects. Dr M.P. Hassan and Dr Meera Jayaswal, the teachers of the deptt were appointed as its In-Charge and Coordinator respectively. By outstanding effort, students were helped to work through their problems to develop self-awareness and overcome anxiety and stress. Two Psychologists who were appointed purely on “non-remuneration” basis Dr. Abha Ekka and Dr. Shashi Kapoor Prasad advised and assisted the students in the development of their educational plans, choice of educational plans and professions and also helped them to improve their abilities and skills. Counseling Cell is working with the same spirit to help the students know themselves better and find effective solutions to their problems and that too without paying any kind of cost. M. A. in Counseling Psychology A professional counselor provides individuals the opportunity to offer hopes and transformation. Ranchi University, Ranchi is offering M. A. in Counseling Psychology under Counseling Cell, Ranchi University, Ranchi. This degree program will set a path to make a difference in the lives of others. M. A. in Counseling Psychology prepares students for more than the practical duties of their future career in counseling. It prepares them to enter the field as an insightful well rounded individual who can make this world better by bringing a transformation in many lives. There are a variety of career options that those with a master in Counseling Psychology can pursue within professionals counseling/ counseling profession. Recently, Ranchi University has started its admission process in the session 2021-2022. Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance and Counseling. Course Director- Dr. Perwaiz Hassan, Course Co-ordinator - Dr. Rajesh Kumar. The course PG Diploma in Guidance and Counseling aims to provide a better understanding of the day to day problems of the People's/Society/Community along with its solutions. Since 2019 Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance and Counseling course under Ranchi University, Ranchi offers one of the best platforms to enrich the knowledge and understanding in the field of counseling. After, the Bachelor's degree/ Master's degree, one can pursue Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance and Counseling which takes only 1-year to complete the course. The very first batch of Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance and Counseling successfully completed the course for their journey as counselors. Presently, the semester-II of session- 2021 - 2022 is going on. Thus, Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance and Counseling is continuously shaping the future of students by making them skilled to build a relationship to recognize and sort - out various problems which are present in different environments to improve the quality of life.