Career Counselling

Course Title Career Counselling
Course Co-ordinator Mrs. SwarnalathaIyer
Profile of the Resource Person Mrs. SwarnalathaIyer, CEO, Seshan's Academy Infinity Pvt. Ltd., Associate Professor of Psychology, IIPR She is an acomplished coach, trainer and counsellor. She is an educationist with over two decades of experience in teaching and training.
Specialization/Expertise: Psychology, Training and Counselling
Course Duration 50 hours
Course Timings 4 hours/week; Saturday: 2.00p.m.-6.00 p.m
Date of Commencement of course 28th February, 2015.
Course Description In India guidance services in schools and colleges are in its embryonic stage. Career counselling helps students make an informed choice about the courses that they should pursue. The objective of this course is to create a pool of trained career counsellors who will be equipped to guide students in making informed career decisions pertaining to choice of subjects/ interest and aptitude areas. On completion of the course, the participants will be able to offer their services as career counsellors.
Course Structure Classroom training : 36 Hours
Project work: 10 hours
Assessment and Evaluation: 4 hours
Course Contents Introduction, Process Of Career Counselling, Psychological Testing, Intelligence Tests, Personality Tests , Interest Tests, Aptitude Tests , Closure: Preparing A Report And Presentation Of Results To The Client
Evaluation Criteria Assignment               30 Marks
Project                      30 Marks
Viva Voce                   40 Marks
Total                          100 Marks
Eligibility Only those who have completed three years of undergraduate program (preferably in Psychology) are eligible to apply for this course.
Admission Procedure Short listing of Applications and Personal Interview with shortlisted candidates.
Course Fee 12,500/-

General Information

1. Certification - Certificate is issued by Indian Institute of Psychology and Research (IIPR), Bangalore, on successful completion of the program by the candidate. 2. Minimum required attendance for successful completion of the course is 90% 3. The criteria for assessment vary for each certificate programme; candidates requested to check the course contents and assessment criteria for each. 4. Application can be downloaded and submitted to IIPR either in person post/Courier. 5. Application Fee : Rs.250/- to be paid in cash/DD drawn in favour of Indian of Psychology and Research payable at Bangalore. 6. Admission fee varies for each Programme. Fee details are given along with details of each programme. 7. Criteria for admission to the programme : Personal interview 8. The Course will be conducted only if there are a minimum of 5 participants. If not the course fee paid will be completely refunded. 9. Once the course commences Cancellation of Enrollment and Refund of Admission fee paid will not be entertained.


UG Courses
• B.A. Psychology, Marketing,

• B.A. (Psychology, Journalism,
  Women Studies)

• B.A. (Psychology, Journalism,
  Optional English)

PG Courses
• M.Sc.(Psychology)
• M.Sc.(Psychological

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