K.V.R.Govt.College for Women Is the first Women’s college in Govt.sector which introduced psychology as one of the subjects of study for B.A.students.
The Department of Psychology was started during the year 1958 which was also the year of starting the college. The department of psychology is one of the oldest departments of this college.
Smt.Lakshmi Kanthamm was the first lecturer in the department.
Highlights of the Department
- Fully equipped laboratory
- Valuable books in the dept.Library
- Sufficient furniture
- Qualified faculty
- Dept.conducts DR. B.R.AMBEDKAR UNIVERSITY P.G Psychology practical classes and examinations.
- Conducts ward counselling (Psycho-Social)
- Conducts Student counselling (Academic)
- Conducts Remedial Teaching
- Imparts quality education, enhance research programs
- Develops skilled psychologists and counsellors
- Conducts psychology tests to the students
- Conducts Bridge course
- Observes World Mental Health Day, World Hhypnotism Day, AIDS Day etc.
- Frequent Field trips& Educational trips to Orphanages, Schools for Mentally Challenged children.
- ICT learning
- Peer learning
- Experiential Learning and Participatory learning.