The M. Phil program in psychology is a research based degree that aims to provide students with an extensive knowledge of contemporary issues in different fields of Psychology. The program is designed to engage students in the scientific research process and gain skills necessary to conduct and disseminate original research. In the initial two semesters students will be offered a number of core and elective courses that will help them develop a critical insight to identify research gaps in their respective fields. The next two semesters will be devoted to conducting research in the identified areas.