1. Name of the Department Psychology
2. Year of Establishment 1985 (UG),
2006 (PG)
3. Programme / Courses offered B. A.
M. A. (Counseling Psychology)
4. Interdisciplinary Courses offered Modern Logic Interdisciplinary Paper
involved in syllabus.


  1. Programme wise Examination System (Annual / Semester / CBCS)


B. A. Semester (UG)
M. A. Semester with CBCS (PG)


  1. Participation of department in the courses offered by other departments:


Communication skill and Personality Development (English Dept.)


7. Courses in collaboration with other universities: No
8. Details of courses/programmes discontinued with reasons: Nil
9. Number of Teaching posts :
Designation Sanctioned Recruited
Professors 0 0
Associate Professor 1 1
Assistant Professor 2 2
10. Faculty profile:
Name Qualification Designation Specialization Experience


Ph. D.


guided for

the last 4


Dr. B. A. M. A. (Psy.) HOD & Assoc. Cognitive UG-29 7 students
Ph. D.,
Naik Professor Psychology PG-13 registered
M. A. (Philo.)
S. K. Asst. Counseling UG-14
M. A. (Psy.), SET PG-11
Shitole Professor Psychology
S. P. M. A. (Psy), SET, Educational UG-07
NET, M. Phil, M. Asst. Prof. Psychology
Sankpal PG-07
  1. List of senior visiting faculty:


V. D. Tadsare Y.C. College, Kolhapur.
D. V. Biraje Kanya College, Miraj.
A. S. Ghaste Kamala College, Kolhapur.
  1. Percentage of lectures delivered and practical classes handled by temporary faculty:
M.A. I 25.00%
M.A. II 37.50%


  1. Student – Teacher Ratio Programme Wise:


Year B. A. M. A.
2011-12 8 : 1 4 : 1
2012-13 8 : 1 4 : 1
2013-14 8 : 1 4 : 1
2014-15 8 : 1 4 : 1
2015-16 8 : 1 4 : 1


  1. Number of academic support staff (technical) and administrative staff; sanctioned and filled: Nil


  1. Qualifications of teaching faculty with Ph. D/ M. Phil. / PG :


Name of the Faculty Qualification
Dr. B. A. Naik Ph.D.
S. P. Sankpal M. Phil
S. K. Shitole PG


  1. Number of faculty with ongoing projects from funding agencies & grants received:
Name of Faculty Funding Agency Status Funds Received
Dr. B.A. Naik UGC Minor Research
S. P. Sankpal UGC Minor Research
  1. Departmental projects funded by DST – FIST; UGC, DBT, ICSSR, etc. and total grants received: Nil
18. Research Centre /facility recognized by the University: No
  1. Publications:


Name of the Faculty / Student Number of papers published in
peer reviewed journals
Dr. B. A. Naik 12
Shri. Shirish Shitole 06
Shri. Suresh Sankpal 17
Vivek Vitthal Kotekar (Student) 01
Name of the Faculty Chapter In Books
Dr. B. A. Naik 11
20. Area of consultancy and income generated: Nil
21. Faculty working as member on various committees / Boards:
Dr. B. A. Naik Manasashatra Patrika
Secular Vision
22. Student Projects:
·       Percentage of students who have done in-house projects including inter departmental / programme

B.A. – 100%

M.A. – 100 %

·       Percentage of students placed for projects in organizations outside the institution i.e.in Research laboratories / Industry / other agencies

16 Students

23. Awards / Recognitions received by faculty and students:
Name of the Faculty Award / Recognition
1.Best Teacher Award
2.P.G. Teacher
Dr. B. A. Naik 3. Ph.D. Guide
4. BOS Member (2010-15)
5. BOS Coordinator 2015 onwards
S.K. Shitole 1. P.G. Teacher
S. P. Sankpal 1. P.G. Teacher
Name of the Student Class Award / Recognition
Kamble Parvat Pradip M. A. AVISHKAR 2011-12 PG First Prize
(2011-12 for PG)
Patil Vilabha Pradip M. A. AVISHKAR 2012-13 PG First Prize
Vivek Vitthal Kotekar (2012-13 for M. A. Smt. Asha Borude Paritoshik
Vivek Vitthal Kotekar M. A. State level Research Conference Second
(2012-13 for UG) prize
Bhoite Pooja Ramesh (2013-14 for M. A. The late Balasaheb Desai memorial prize
Vivek Vitthal Kotekar M. A. The late Balasaheb Desai memorial prize
(2015-16 for PG)
Vijay Mutnale (2011-12 for PG) M. A. Avishkar Research Competation 2nd Prize
Vivek Vitthal Kotekar (2013-14) M. A. State Level Conference 1st Prize for
Research Paper
Vivek Vitthal Kotekar (2013-14) M. A. State Level Conference 1st Prize for
Research paper
Poonam Raykar (2015-16) M. A. State Level Conference 1st Prize for
Research paper
Poonam Raykar (2016-17) M. A. State Level Conference 1st Prize for
Research paper
Poonam Raykar (2015-16) M. A. State Level Conference 1st Prize for
Research paper
Pooja Sawant (2014-15 UG) M. A. State Level Conference 1st Prize for
Research paper
  1. List of eminent academicians and scientists / visitors to the department:


Dr. D. S. Janbandhu S.W. Deshpande
Dr. Gautam Gavali Dr. Shubhada Diwan
Dr.Bharat Desai Dr. V. K. Dubule
  1. Seminars/ Conferences/Workshops organized & the source of funding


Theme Level Funding Agency
NET-SET Preparation in University College
Marathi Manasashatra State ICSSR
MPSC Revised Syllabus University Shivaji University
Faculty Development for University Shivaji University

Every year department organizes Workshop on Research Methodology for UG and PG students for their Research orientation

Every year department organizes Career conference for UG and PG students for their Career determination.

  1. Student profile programme /course wise:


Course Year Application Selected Enrolled Pass
s Received %
Male Female
B.A.III 2011-12 27 27 18 09 94.00%
M.A.I 36 27 20 07 96.00%
B.A.III 2012-13 26 26 20 06 92.00%
M.A.I 38 27 20 07 96.00%
B.A.III 2013-14 28 28 21 07 93.00%
M.A.I 36 27 20 07 96.00%
B.A.III 2014-15 27 27 19 08 96.00%
M.A.I 32 26 16 08 96.00%
B.A.III 2015-16 26 26 22 04 92.00%
M.A.I 32 26 14 07 90.00%
  1. Diversity of Students:


Name of the Year % of students from
Course Same State Other State Abroad
B.A.III 2011-12 100 00
M.A. I & II 100 00
B.A.III 2012-13 100 00
M.A. I & II 93 7
B.A.III 2013-14 100 00
M.A. I & II 93 7
B.A.III 2014-15 100 00
M.A. I & II 89 11
B.A.III 2015-16 100 00
M.A. 96 4


  1. How many students have cleared national and state competitive examinations such as NET, Civil services, Defense services, etc.?
Course NET / SET Civil Service Competitive
B. A. 02
29. Students Progression:
UG to PG 50%
PG to M. Phil.
Campus Recruitment
Other than Campus Recruitment
Self Employment 10%
30. Details of Infrastructural facilities:
Library Yes
Internet facility for Staff & Available at Department
Classrooms with ICT facility Yes
Laboratories Yes
  1. Number of students receiving financial assistance from college, university, government or other agencies:

Pooja Bhoite PG scholarship Rs.40,000/- from UGC


Vivek Kotekar Merit Scholarship from Shivaji University, Kolhapur


  1. Details on student enrichment programmes (special lectures / workshops / seminar) with external experts:

2012 – 13

World Mental Health Day- Dr.Shubhada Divan


2015 – 16

World Mental Health Day- Dr. Dhananjay Deolalkar


  1. Teaching methods adopted to improve student learning:


Group Discussions UG & PG
Question – answers UG & PG
Panel Discussion UG & PG
Brain Storming UG & PG
Use of ICT UG & PG
Movies/Clips UG & PG
Poster Presentation UG & PG

34. Participation in Institutional Social Responsibility (ISR) and Extension activities:

  • Career conference with poster presentation.
  • Poster exhibition on Violence.
  • Mental Health awareness through street play.
  • Celebration of Cognitive day Programme.
  • Voter’s registration campaign.
  • Celebration of Mental health day.

35. SWOC analysis of the department and Future plans



  • Only one P.G Department counseling psychology in the university Consistently students having merit list/ rank holders
  • Students’ participation and paper presentations in conferences
  • Students’ participation in Avishkaar state level research competition Organization of career conference for every year
  • Fully resourced psychological lab.
  • Faculty having strong academic and research orientation
  • Faculty contributing directly for socio educational development of society.


  • PG course is unaided
  • Unavailability of technical and nonteaching staff Insufficient infrastructure
  • Limited economic recourses


  • Organization of research workshops for students every year. P.G. Lab. Recognition.
  • Placements of counselors in various organizations. Making available professional counseling services.


  • Getting fewer students for undergraduate course due to openings of new departments on non grant basis in various colleges.
  • Imbibing professional outlook among students for counseling. Attracting students to psychology course.

Future Plans

  • To publishing research papers by teachers/students. Consultation and Counseling service to society.
  • Regular use of E-content and use of ICT.
  • To use of modern teaching methodologies (Paper presentations, group discussions, study visits, wall papers, article collection etc.)
  • To collaborate with other institutes or department for academic development of students and faculty.
  • To organize state/National level conferences.
  • To organize seminars, workshops, poster exhibition etc.
  • Celebration of important days related to psychology e.g. World Mental Health day, Cognitive day.
  • To organize lectures of eminent scholars.
  • To develop Departmental Laboratory and library.