CHANDIGARH : SD College has got the approval from the Panjab University to start Honours in Psychology and Sociology from the academic session of 2013-14.
The students, with Honours degree, will get weightage in admission to Masters courses and will have further avenues opening up for them to make a careers in various fields such as Civil Sevices, etc .
Till now, the college had been successfully running elective subject in Sociology since 1994 and psychology since 2005.
Honours degree in Sociology, will help students aspiring for Civil Services and brighten the prospects for job opportunities as research assistant in research projects. Also, avenues will open for jobs in the Social Welfare Department.
Students, with Honours in Psychology, will have an advantage of pursuing Masters in clinical psychology and industrial psychology, besides practicing counselling.