PG DIPLOMA IN COUNSELING AND PSYCHOTHERAPY AT BHU, VARANASI
VRUTIKA BHAGAT & BHANVI SINGH CHOWDHARY
Diploma in Counseling and Psychotherapy at Banaras Hindu University: Course Details
Did you know BHU has diploma courses for Psychology students? Are you in search of the best place to study and learn something different apart from your course? Then BHU is providing an ideal opportunity for students like you! This article will provide you with the necessary details about the university and the diploma offered.
Banaras Hindu University, also called BHU, is a central university located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. The university, established in 1916, is one of the largest residential universities in Asia. BHU has also been ranked 3rd in India by NIRF 2020.
It is affiliated to UGC, AIU and is accredited by NAAC. With the main campus spreading over 1,300 acres, four institutes and 14 colleges distinguishingly create an educational environment.
ABOUT THE COURSE
BHU grants several courses from different fields. One such is the Diploma Course in Counseling and Psychotherapy.
- The course is for one year, with the availability of 40 seats.
- Total Fees - INR 30,000
- The admission process ensues via the university's entrance exam (BHU-UET)
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BHU-UET is an Undergraduate Entrance Test. For undergraduate courses provided by the university and its affiliated colleges. More than 5,000 seats are filled based on BHU-UET scores. The examination is at the university level. It has both modes: Paper-Based Test (PBT) and Computer-Based Test (CBT).
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A student must have a Master's Degree in Psychology/ Cognitive Sciences/ Applied Psychology/ Psychiatric Nursing or have passed M.Ed (Special Education) or MBBS with a minimum of 50% marks (45% marks for OBC/ST).
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The facilities provided by the University are as follows:
● Boys Hostel
● Girls Hostel
● Library (accompanies more than 15 lacs volumes, subscription to more than 13,000 online journals, etc.)
● I.T. Infrastructure
● Alumni Associations
● Convenience Store
● Guest Room/Waiting Room
● Parking Facility
BHU's infrastructure, enormous gardens, and complexes offer a desirable state to be in. Who wouldn't want to learn and educate themselves in an environment like BHU offers! BHU has made sure to provide everything a student needs for learning and growing. As the motto goes, "knowledge imparts immortality."