M.Phil (Clinical Psychology)(R.C.I & Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai)

Programme Code M.Phil(Cl.Psy)
Programme Name M.Phil(Clinical Psychology)
Recognition Rehabilitation Council of India
Affiliation Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai
Level of Programme Professional Clinical Training & Research Program
Duration Two academic year
Pattern of Programme Non Semester
Eligibility (as per the guidelines of Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R Medical University, Chennai) The minimum qualification for admission into M. Phil., Clinical Psychology shall be 10+2+3+2 under full time regular mode. The candidates should have obtained their basic Degree in Psychology B.A. or B.Sc. and P.G. Degree in M.A/ M.Sc. (Psychology, Applied Psychology, Counselling Psychology) in full time regular mode from a university recognized by the UGC with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate. For SC/ST category & PwD, minimum of 50% marks in aggregate is essential, as per GOI.
Eligibility Certificate The candidates applying for M.Phil Clinical Psychology at NIEPMD(D) should obtain an ‘Eligibility Certificate’ from Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University. Visit the following link to apply eligibility certificate: https://cms2.tnmgrmuexam.ac.in/#/EligibilityCertificateOnlineApplication External website that opens in a new window new_update
The candidates who could not obtain the Eligibility Certificate at the time of application must submit the same during the day of Entrance Examination. Candidates with the educational back ground from the State Board of Tamil Nadu should also submit the Eligibility Certificate. The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University will take about two to three weeks time to issue the Eligibility Certificate from the date of online application. Any queries with regard to the Eligibility Certificate should be clarified directly from the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai.
Admission Procedure A selection committee that includes Head of the Department of Clinical Psychology shall make provisional admission on the basis of an entrance examination, consisting of a written examination and interview
Scope • As a Clinical Psychologist in the field of Mental Health, Health & Rehabilitation sectors
• Academic and Research work in the field of Clinical Psychology
Syllabus Syllabus approved by the Rehabilitation Council of India
Qualifying Criteria Minimum Pass Mark (for both years):
                  Theory Papers: 50%
                  Practical & Viva-voce:50%
                  Record submission:50%
                  Dissertation (II year only):50%
Evaluation Pattern As per Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University
Evaluation & Certifying Authority Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University
Tentative Time Frame of the M. Phil Clinical Program • June : Release of admission notification
• July / August : Last date for submission of application form
• September : Entrance examination & Closing of admission
• October : Commencement of the program
NOTE The candidates are advised to follow the NIEPMD(D) website on regular intervals for the updates.