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  • Added: February 13, 2019

  • Location: Lahore

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University of Management and Technology Admission

Program Offered:

  • MS Clinical Psychology
  • Ph.D. Clinical Psychology

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Why UMT?

TOP-TEN REASONS WHY SHOULD YOU STUDY AT UMT?

Are you sick and tired of finding out an ideal place for studying in Pakistan? Where you can meet your future and fulfill your goals, dreams, and aspirations. Let us introduce you to the University of Management and Technology (UMT), an established international brand of imparting world-class quality education, promoting research and awarding you a degree, which works for you in every part of the world, be it Europe, Canada, Middle East or USA. This University has been built on the land area of 200+ kanal in the heart of Pakistan, which is capital of the Punjab, Lahore. More than 16000 UMT alumni are spreading across the globe, in United States, France, Germany, Russia, China, Japan, United Kingdom, Singapore, Australia, Canada, Middle East, Azerbaijan, Finland, Turkey and many other countries of the world. UMT has institutional linkages with the world’s top universities such as George Mason University, USA, and its faculty members have been teaching in several of European universities like Heidelberg University, Germany. We have 600+ faculty members and 125+ are PhDs holders, 150+ degree programs, a state-of-the-art library having 130,000 books and 300,000 online sources, 17 schools and institutes of which one international Institute of Knowledge and Leadership (IKL) is in Dubai and the second one is our Bureau Office in Ankara, Turkey.

If you’re looking for world-class quality education, we recommend you to apply to the University of Management and Technology (UMT) in Lahore.

Here are top ten reasons why should you invest in UMT education:

1. A University in the Heart of Lahore

The University of Management and Technology (UMT) is located in the historical and cultural city of Lahore. Built on 200+ kanal of land in the heart of posh area of Johar Town, UMT enjoys a vibrant culture, peaceful and friendly environment, nearby markets and all modern facilities, which can be explored in a big city.

2. Peace and Security

UMT has installed a heightened security system at campus and residential apartments for its students. No entry is made to premises of the university until identity cards issued by the administration are shown. Security cameras, CCTVs and scanning machines are working on all corners of the varsity. Parking area for vehicles is also administered by high-alert guards so that no suspicious movement be allowed in. Your security is our top priority and there’s no compromise on it. You will recieve a home like atmosphere filled with love and care from all sides.

3. Quality Education

Gone are the days when quality education was considered a ‘production’ of European universities only. Today, requirements of the brave new world are quite different and because of competition, institutions around the world have developed their bases professionally and quality is being ensured in all academic programs. UMT education which is embellished with quality and ground-breaking research is being imparted in highly positive, conducive and friendly environment. Teachers in classrooms connect knowledge with real-life facts and make sure students receive up-to-date, latest information along with practical exposures. Foundation and summer courses help students out to overcome their drawbacks of past academic life and replace them with the necessary skills.

4. A Degree that Pays you Back

Getting a degree from University of Management and Technology in any discipline is a very good idea, because UMT degrees are recognized internationally and they help you in finding out attractive jobs or starting off your own business. With a UMT degree in your hands, you will feel proud of yourself that you made the right decision as the degree pays you back, what you invested for. Thousands of our graduates and their parents have showed 100% satisfaction ratio over UMT degrees as they are being considered by recruiters during job interviews. A Japanese delegation during a visit told the UMT managment that people who have received UMT education are doing successful businesses in Japan. Same stories of success have been told by our alumni spreading in Turkey, Jordan, Oman, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Belgium, France, Korea, Azerbaijan, Germany, Australia, UK, USA, China, Canada, etc.

5. Scholarships

UMT thinks highly of talented and hardworking students and rewards them in a number of ways. Merit based scholarships are given away at the time of admission while the need-based financial assistance is available during the course of study. There is no admission fee for the alumni. Rector and Deans Awards are another form of appreciating the talented students and granting them scholarship while keeping their academic performance in view.

6. Do you want to be a ‘Global Graduate’?

If you get yourself enrolled for any degree program here at UMT, you’ll be educated and trained in a way that you meet all requirements of international education standards and you’re going to prove yourself as a ‘global graduate’ who could easily adjust him/herself to any overseas environment. UMT education system is functioning according to the international standards and we follow exactly the same curriculum of what is taught in European, Australian and US universities. Our graduates are better performers in professional world. In fact, there is no difference between studying at UMT and to that of studying in any best university of Europe, Canada and USA; but opportunities for learning and gaining leadership skills are in abundance here that you might not come across anywhere.

7. Life at Campus and Widespread Learning Opportunities

UMT has a very healthy, rich, and friendly environment at campus. Life looks good when you meet amazing people and befriend them. At UMT Campus, you will find many local as well as international students who are very friendly, cooperative and kindhearted; you’ll enjoy having fun with them on certain traditional days such as Eid, Spring Festival, 14th August, 23rd March, Food Festival, Fashion shows, Easter, Christmas and many more. There are vast playgrounds, neat and clean cafeterias with hygienic and healthy food, modern hostel, students clubs and societies which organize a number of activities like debate competition, writing contest, music, movies, dramas and recreational tours to historical places. Moreover, UMT has its own FM Radio Station, Campus TV, newspaper, modern library, magazines, and social media; all this stuff is set to provide you with fun and learning opportunities. On the other hand, conferences, seminars, workshops, and motivational lectures are held from time to time,to engage students in learning activities. In short, there is a rich lively culture of learning more about life and career prevailing over here, which you will enjoy a lot.

8. PhD Faculty

All our teachers are highly experienced and competent individuals; they hold PhD degrees from world’s top-notch renowned universities. You will enjoy being here and you’d learn a lot by interacting with our faculty who have depth of knowledge and inspirational skills to show you the real world of academia.

9. Knowledge, Power and Leadership

While you are here with us, our solely focus will be to equip you with necessary life skills and empower you with knowledge, with modern technology and stimulate leadership skills in you. UMT focuses on producing leaders of every field and motivates them to deeply drink from the fountain of knowledge, obtain knowledge power and in the end lead the world. Today, our graduates are serving in a number of national and international companies and all of them are on the top positions. All this has been made possible because of our individual attention to each student and we consider him or her as a unique individual who can make a difference.

10. Producing Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow

UMT accepts applications on the basis of merit and we don’t orient our students to be job-seekers,rather we teach them ways to be job-creators, i.e. entrepreneurs who have to start off their own business, or set up after completing studies from here. We believe that entrepreneurship is not merely bounded with business education; rather every student be he or she enrolled in Arts and Humanities is an entrepreneur and we can train them, coach them and thoroughly guide them to succeed in the market.

MS Clinical Psychology

Program Introduction

The Master of Clinical Psychology is a professional degree program at UMT for those who wish to pursue a career as clinical psychologists. Graduates are taught to enhance their conceptual skills and apply advanced knowledge, principles and methods relevant to the professional practice of Clinical Psychology. The degree aims to promote the international standards of Clinical Psychology in Pakistan as an independent discipline and caters to the growing demands of health sector. Retain School Psychology is an important part of this program which deals with intellectual and emotional well-being of school children.

The Master of Clinical Psychology is a two-year full time course consisting of four semesters. Throughout the course, students will be taught on the basis of an integrated model, where lectures, workshops and placements take place consecutively. It is a practice-based program where specific focus is paid to the spirit of professional education and training in action. Each trainee is allocated a tutor – a member of the faculty whom the trainee meets regularly in small group meetings for tutorials, seminars and for guidance. The tutors monitors and evaluates the trainee’s, progress throughout the program. Under the dynamic supervision of qualified experts, students spend two-thirds of the time on practical training whereas the academic course accounting for the remaining time covers the wide areas of Childhood and Adult Disorders, Psychological Assessment of Children and Adults, School Psychology, Research Methods, Professional and Ethical Issues, and a Research Project.

The trainees are encouraged to develop competencies in basic clinical skills and work in clinical settings to address a wide range of psychological issues. Participants master the significant methodology of psychological assessment and therapeutic interventions, and use these sensibly in professional and ethical manner. Also they carry out researches in the field of Clinical Psychology.

Graduates are given access to numerous employment opportunities including high profile counselling and mental health services and hospitals, where they can opt for management or senior roles in these organizations and work in private practice.

Program Details

2 Years

The basic academic qualifications to enter the program is 4 years BSc. H in Psychology (with CGPA of 2.50+ or 60% marks in annual system) or MSc in Psychology (1st Div.) from a University, recognized by HEC.

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This two-year full time degree course for MS in Clinical Psychology is a fully developed comprehensive programme designed to train professional clinical psychologists. This course was first introduced in Pakistan in 2005, is now based at UMT Lahore. This programme retains several innovative features that are designed to:

  • Improve the training of Clinical Psychology in Pakistan to international standards and ensure the independent standing of Clinical Psychology as a professional discipline.
  • Meet the growing needs and changing demands of the health services and the community and explore new areas for application and research.
  • Retain School Psychology as an integral part of this programme to help the main stream school children in intellectual and emotional growth.
  • Further develop the scientific basis of Clinical Psychology by orientating and directing research towards indigenous issues and problems.

Aims of the Course

The main aims of this course are to help the trainees:

  • Develop competence in basic clinical skills and be able to deal with a wide range of problems in different age groups in various clinical and community settings.
  • Comprehend psychological problems within the framework of diverse scientific theories with effective, efficient and evidence based professional clinical practices.
  • Master the most important and widely used methods of psychological assessment and therapeutic interventions and use these judiciously.
  • Carry out essential research in the field of Clinical Psychology.
  • Conduct themselves in a professional and ethical manner at all times.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • BS (Hon) in Psychology with CGPA of 2.5/4.00 or M.Sc Psychology with 1stDivor 60% marks from a reputable and HEC recognized University.
  • The candidate is selected on the performance of the Admission Test and Interview.
  • Personal suitability to become a Clinical Psychologist is essential.

Course Structure

  • This Two Year training programme in Clinical Psychology is a full time course, spanning four semesters
  • Throughout the course an integrated model is adopted where lectures, workshops and placements take place simultaneously. This approach embraces the spirit of professional education and training in action.
  • Each trainee will be assigned a tutor – a member of the faculty whom the trainee will meet regularly in small group meetings for tutorials, seminars and for guidance. The tutors will also monitor and evaluate the trainee’s, progress throughout the program.

 Course Contents

  • This is a practice based course in which two-thirds of the time will be spent on practical training under supervision of qualified professionals.
  • The academic course accounting for the remaining time will cover these broad areas – Childhood & Adult Disorders, Psychological Assessment of Children & Adults, School Psychology, Research Methods, Professional & Ethical Issues, and a Research Project.

Road Map of MS Clinical Psychology

Semester 1

CoursesCredit hours
CP-600: Basic Clinical Skills3 CH
CP-605: Psychopathology3 CH
CP-610: Psychological Interventions3 CH
CP-615: Clinical Placement and Case Studies3 CH
Semester I: Basic Foundations of Clinical Psychology12

Semester 2

CoursesCredit hours
CP-620: Developmental Psychopathology3 CH
CP- 625: Child Clinical Placement and Case Studies0+4 CH
CP- 630: Research Methods in Clinical Psychology3 CH
Semester II: Childhood and Adolescence10

Semester 3

CoursesCredit hours
CP-635: Adult Disorders (Assessment and Psychotherapies)3 CH
CP-640: Adult Clinical Placement and Case Studies0+4 CH
Semester III: Adulthood & Senescence7

Semester 4

CoursesCredit hours
CP-650: School Psychology3 CH
CP-655: School Clinical Placement and Case Studies0+4 CH
CP-645: Thesis6 CH
Semester IV: School Psychology and Research Project13

Assessment & Evaluation

The overall assessment of the trainees will be multifaceted. At the end of each semester the academic performance, Clinical Work, Placement Assessment, Tutor’s Evaluation and Class Work Evaluation will be taken into account.

Future Plans

We are hoping to increase the faculty strength and offer more part-time professional and specialist training courses to other professionals in the allied fields to help develop and enhance their skills. We are preparing a new Curriculum for Doctorate in Clinical Psychology. We are also planning two diploma courses “Research in Psychology” and “Assessment and Management of Special Children”.

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PhD Clinical Psychology

The Department is offering PhD in Clinical Psychology as from December 2012. The structure and the contents are in accordance with HEC regulation. The minimum time for completion of the degree is 3 years. The course work comprising 18 credit hours divided into two semesters over one year is as follows:

Road Map of PhD in Clinical Psychology

Semester 1

CoursesCredit hours
CP700: Advance Quantitative Research Methods in Clinical Psychology3CH
CP720: Advance Assessment Techniques in Clinical Psychology Research3CH
CP740: Cross-Cultural Perspectives Clinical Research3CH
Semester Credit Hours9

Semester 2

CoursesCredit hours
CP760: Advance Qualitative Research Methods in Clinical Psychology3 CH
CP800: Advance Statistics on Computer3 CH
Area of Specialization3 CH
CP780:Developmental Psychopathology
CP781:School Psychology
CP782:Social Psychology and Personality
CP783:Clinical Forensic Psychology
CP784:Health Psychology
CP785:Sports Psychology
Semester Credit Hours9

Total 18 CH Course work

Semester I

CoursesCredit hours
Advanced Quantitative Research Methods in Clinical Psychology(3 CH)
Advanced Assessment Techniques in Clinical Psychology Research(3 CH)
Cross- Cultural Perspectives in Clinical Research(3 CH)
Total Semester Credit Hours9

Semester II

CoursesCredit hours
Advanced Qualitative Research Methods in Clinical Psychology(3CH)
Area of Specialization(3CH)
Advances Statistics on Computer(3CH)
Total Semester Credit Hours9

Eligibility

  • BSc (Hons.) in Psychology from an HEC recognized University with CGPA of 2.5+
  • MS (Clinical) CGPA 3.0+ from a reputable course with individually supervised placement experience of working with children, adults and in schools and a clinically orientated research project.
  • GAT 50%
  • Admission will be offered on passing a written entry test and a successful personal interview.

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