The mission of the Department of Applied Psychology is to provide students the opportunity to develop a range of skills to enhance the understanding of human behavior and psychological processes; while remain guided towards student growth and development, with regard to both personal characteristics and professional competencies. The Department integrates teaching, research, applied training, and service activities to further the overall mission of the university.

Vision Statement

Department of Applied Psychology seeks to advance the science and practice of psychology through excellence in research especially in culturally vital and internationally significant areas. It inspires and empowers, students, faculty & staff for lifelong intellectual development and learning in a vibrant and inclusive environment through conducive and student centered teaching to develop them to a level where they can effectively serve society.

Dr. Anila S. Mubashir

Head of Department (Applied Psychology)

Mission Statement

The Department of Applied Psychology at National University of Modern Languages, Rawalpindi is dedicated to the discovery of knowledge about human behaviors and mental processes. The department works both in the classrooms and community settings for the application of psychological knowledge to important real world issues. The department is engaged in high level teaching, training and research. It prepares the students to serve in a variety of fields such as education, hospitals, research, armed forces, special services and NGOs.

Core Values

The Department enables students to integrate into the larger world by promoting commitment to public service through experiential education. The department promotes an environment of mutual respect, respect for diversity, professionalism, honesty, courage, trustworthiness, integrity, justice, transparency and inclusion.

Programs offered


Program Information
Duration 04 Years
Level BS
Shift Morning & Afternoon
Credit Hrs 130
Semesters 8
Eligibility: Intermediate with 45% marks OR A – Level with 50% marks OR Equivalent.

Advance Diploma in Clinical Psychology-1 year

Program Information
Duration 01 Years
Level Functional
Shift Afternoon
Semesters 2
Eligibility: MSc/BS Psychology or candidates having MPhil/PhD degree


Clinical Placement

Students of ADCP are placed at various practical settings i.e. Rehabilitation Centers, Hospitals and Special Education Schools.

Testing Facility

Department provides various psychological assessment tools to students for administering under supervision.

Well Being Centre

The department has established a well-being centre to help students improve their learning and concentration. The centre aims to help university students dealing with their emotional problems through proper guidance and counseling.