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BA Psychology (Hons.) Program

About the Program Program-Icon

The ICFAI University Tripura offers three years full time BA- Psychology (Hons) Program. This degree in Psychology (Honours) provides large scope of career options. Beside the teaching field, one can also venture into as Career Counselor, Social Service Specialist, Psychiatric Technician, Rehabilitation Specialist, Probation and Parole Officer, Child Care Worker, Laboratory Assistant etc.

Duration Program-Icon

Four Years

Eligibility : Program-Icon

Pass in 10+2 examination (any discipline) with 50% and above marks (45% in case of SC/ST/OBC)


Program Structure

Program Structure




  • Foundations of Psychology
  • Psychology of Individual Differences
  • Introduction to Sociology / Indian Government and Politics / Business Organisation and Management / Principles of Education
  • English Language Skills / Modern Office Management
  • Introduction to Computers / Fundamentals of Public Speaking / Introduction to Library & Information Sciences / Social & Business Etiquettes
  • Indian Education System / Indian Fine Arts / Introduction to Indian Classical Music
  • Psychology – Issues and Applications
  • Statistical Methods for Psychological Research
  • Foundation of Social Thought / Political Theory /Fundamentals of Marketing / Educational Psychology
  • Technical Writing / Linguistic Proficiency in English
  • Constitution of India /Chemistry in Daily life /Value Education & Ethics / Indian Society
  • Sports & Yoga /Photography: Basics & Beyond /Indian polity and Economy
Summer Internship Programme I


Semester III


  • Development of Psychological Thoughts
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Indian Society/ Western Political Thought / BusinessEconomics - I /Development of Education in Modern India
  • Selected short stories & poems in English /History of Indian Civilisation/ Principles of Management / Physics Around Us
  • Foreign Language / Sociolinguistics
  • Drama & Theatre /Event Management / Creative Writing
  • Understanding Psychological Disorders
  • Social Psychology
  • Methods in Social Research / Indian Political Thought / Business Economics - II / Evaluation and Guidance in Education/ HumanResource Management
  • Mathematics in Daily Life/ Cyber Law/ Fundamentals of Financial Accounting/ Basics of Journalism & Mass Communication
  • Introduction to Content Writing / Indian Language (Sanskrit/ Hindi/ Bengali/ Kokborok)-SWAYAM/ Online
  • Effective Communication & Human Relations/ Soft Skills for success / The Art of Storytelling g / Building effective Team Culture
Summer Internship Programme II




  • Educational Psychology I
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Positive Psychology
  • Community Psychology
  • Contemporary Sociological Theories –I / Comparative Government and Politics/ Business Environment / Philosophical and Sociological Foundation of Education
  • Environmental Studies/ Biodiversity & Conservation / Environment & Sustainable Development
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Educational Psychology II
  • Psychology of Health and Wellbeing
  • Environmental Psychology
  • Contemporary Sociological Theories –II/ International Relations/ International Business / Educational Thoughts of Great Educators
  • Developing Leadership Potential / Reasoning & Aptitude / Employability Skills/ Introduction to Digital Marketing




  • Counselling Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Psychological Research
  • Gender and Society/ Public Administration /Organisational Behaviour/ Education in Contemporary India
  • Minor Project
  • Psychological Testing
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Observation with case presentation
  • Data analysis using SPSS
  • Environmental Sociology/ Human Rights/ Organizational Behaviour / Educational Research and Statistics
  • Minor Project



  • Counselling Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Psychological Research
  • Gender and Society/ Public Administration /Organisational Behaviour/ Education in Contemporary India
  • Dissertation
  • Psychological Testing
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Observation with case presentation
  • Data analysis using SPSS
  • Environmental Sociology/ Human Rights/ Organizational Behaviour / Educational Research and Statistics
  • Dissertation

Note: The program structure may change marginally. The specific details will be given in the Student Handbook.

Admission Modalities

The Admission Modalities are with reference to the full-time BA English(Hons), BA Psychology (Hons), B.Sc Physics (Hons), B.Sc Chemistry (Hons), B.Sc Mathematics (Hons), B.Lib. I.Sc, MA English, M.A Psychology, M.Sc Physics, M.Sc Chemistry, M.Sc Mathematics, M.Lib.I.Sc and M.Lib.I.Sc integrated programs offered by the ICFAI University, Tripura. The medium of instruction is English.


  • Pass in Class XII (any discipline) with 50% and above marks (45% in case of SC/ST/ OBC)
  • Final year students in respective qualifying examinations awaiting results can also apply.
  • Final year students who have not received the original certificates from the Universities/Boards by August 02, 2024 will be admitted provisionally. Their admission will be confirmed subject to their passing the qualifying examination and obtaining minimum required marks mentioned above. The registration of the applicants not meeting the eligibility criteria by October 31, 2024 will be cancelled. In such cases, admission fee will be forfeited and only 50% of the semester fee will be refunded after notifying the cancellation of the seat by the University.

The selection of applicants for all programs is on the basis of merit through application and interview. However, for MBA Programs, students need to appear for the “ICFAI University Tripura Admission Test”. For details please refer prospectus. While evaluating applicants for admission, due weightage is given to academic distinction, awards in sports/cultural events, debates, quizzes and other extra co-curricular activities.

  • The applicants will have to go through a personal interview at the campus. This is to determine the applicants’ attitude and motivation to pursue the program.
  • Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time of interview. The original certificates will be returned after verification.
  • The admission decision will be communicated after the interview process. All the selected applicants will be required to pay the admission fee after selection.

  • There shall be a special provision for admission of applicants belonging to the State of Tripura in any course of ICFAI University, Tripura or in a constituent college, affiliated college, regional centre or study centre within the State of Tripura, which shall not be less than 25 (twenty-five) per cent of seats in each course/discipline subject to the applicants meeting the minimum qualifying requirements referred to above.
  • Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to applicants belonging to Open Category.

The applicants are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application form for admission.

Application Form

  • Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the form.
  • Fill the Application Form in CAPITAL LETTERS.
  • Provide all available information under appropriate sections.
  • Make sure to sign the Application Form.
  • Retain a photocopy of the completed Application Form.
  • Students can buy the prospectus by remitting ₹ 500 through online or by cash.

Applicants have to enclose Attested Copies of Certificates: Applicants have to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates

  • Date of Birth Certificate /Class X Certificate
  • Marks sheets of Class XII/ Degree certificate (as may be applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Any other certificates pertaining to academic and other activities

The completed Application Form for Admissions may be submitted or sent to the University at:

The Admissions Officer, The ICFAI University Tripura,

University Campus, Agartala-Simna Road, P.O. Kamalghat, Mohanpur, Agartala-799 210, Tripura (West),

Phone: 0381-2865752/62, Fax: 0381-2865754,

Toll-free: 1 800 345 3673

WhatsApp : 91-6909879797

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Fee Schedule

Fee comprises of Admission Fee, Program Fee, Caution Deposit (Refundable) and Hostel fee as per the details mentioned below:

Admission Fee

All candidates have to pay an admission fee of Rs. 20,000 for BA English(Hons), BA Psychology(Hons), B.Sc Physics(Hons), B.Sc Chemistry (Hons), B.Sc Mathematics (Hons), B.Lib.I.Sc, MA English, MA Psychology, M.Sc Chemistry, M.Sc Physics, M.Sc Mathematics, M.Lib.I.Sc and M.Lib.I.Sc Integrated programs towards the confirmation of admission.

Program Fee

Students should pay the fee mentioned in the table below at the beginning of each semester as per the due dates indicated in the Student Handbook.

Particulars BA Psychology (4 Years)
Domicile Non Domicile
Fee Per Semester (Rs.) 25,000 27,000
Total Program Fee (Rs.) 2,00,000 2,16,000

Domicile: Students belonging to the North-East States@;
Non-Domicile: Students from States other than North-East States.
@ (North East States: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura).

Additional Fee:
Student Activity Fund: Rs. 1,500 to be charged in the 1st year 2nd semester (One-time payment)
Alumni Fee: Rs. 1,000 to be paid in two installment (Rs. 500 each) by the final year students in their last 2 semester.
(Note: Student Activity Fund and Alumni Fee will not be applicable for certificate programs.)

All students are required to pay a caution deposit of Rs. 10,000 along with the first semester fee. The caution deposit will be refunded without interest and after adjusting for dues, if any, to the students on completion of the program.

Transportation facility is provided from city to campus on payment basis.

Hostel facility is available within the campus. Students will be required to pay the hostel fee as mentioned in the following table:

Hostel Accommodation per semester  Rs. 17,000 per semester for 1st year. Subsequent years fee will be communicated before the commencement of the academic year.
Hostel Deposit (Refundable)  Rs. 10,000
Mess Charges Actual cost will be work out in consultation with Mess Committee.


All payments can be made by using Credit/Debit card or by Internet Banking. Students can also pay by way of Bank Demand Draft drawn on Scheduled Bank in favor of “The ICFAI University, Tripura - Fee Collection A/c” payable at Agartala, Tripura.

Admission Calendar

BA Psychology Program
Last Date for submission of completed application forms August 2, 2024
Last date of Admission/ Registration August 3, 2024
Registration August 5-6, 2024
Commencement of regular classes August 7, 2024