The Department of Psychology was established in 1966. The department conducts UG and PG courses.. The post graduate course started in 2009-10. Every year, 100 students take Psychology as their major subject at undergraduate and post graduate level. The department is associated with many outside organizations (Human Education Society/Quick Response Team, Pune City Police/Center for Police Research/Jail Officers Training College, Yerawada) for activities like selection and screening, counseling, research and training . Apart from curricular activities, department conducts a Certificate Course in psychological counseling for aspiring counselors. Department provids counseling through a counseling centre “Jeevan Margadarshan Kendra” as its extension activity from 1990. The continuous efforts aim at enhancing human potential with broader social perspective.
Department has 1200 sq.ft. Place for its use. It consists of 5 cubical for conduction of experiments and tests. The Department has more than 100 instruments and 100 Psychological Tests for use. It is well equipped with renowned teachers.