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Master of Science (M.Sc.) Forensic Psychology
  Objective : The two years Distance Learning Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Forensic Psychology conducted by The Global Open University, Nagaland has been designed for meeting the demand of the growing needs of experts in the fields of forensic psychology, clinical psychology, forensic mental health, forensic psychiatry, adult and child domestic laws, criminal behaviour, psychopathology, criminal behaviour, offender profiling, serial crimes, victomology.

Career in Forensic Psychology

Forensic Psychology in the intersection between psychology and the criminal justice system. It involves understanding criminal law in the relevant jurisdictions in order to be able to interact appropriately with judges, attorneys and other legal professionals. An important aspect of forensic psychology is the ability to testify in court, reformulating psychological findings into the legal language of the courtroom, providing information to legal personnel in a way that can be well understood. Forensic psychologists provide sentencing recommendations, treatment and related recommendations. This science also involves evaluating police personnel.

Eligibility : Graduates of any discipline Duration : Two years

Award : Master of Science with specialisation in Forensic Psychology shall be awarded to all the successful candidates by The Global Open University, Nagaland.

First Year
Introduction to Forensic Science
Forensic Psychology Basics
Forensic Psychology Related Fields
Adult and Child Domestic Laws
Psychology and Criminal Behaviour
Offender Profiling

Second Year
Criminal Justice System
Violent and Serial Crimes
Psychology and Policing
Rehabilitation of Offenders
Statistics and Resource Methodology
Master's Thesis

Examination Centers : Annual / Semester Examinations are conducted for all the admitted students every year at different Examination Centres within the State of Nagaland (Dimapur, Kohima, Wokha) only.

Total Fee : Rs. 24,125

Accordingly, the Application Form duly filled-in along with four stamp size photographs, copies of certificates and mark sheets and a Bank Draft for the full fee i.e. Rs. 24,125 in the name of “The Global Open University, Nagaland” payable at New Delhi must reach the Admissions Officer, The Global Open University, Nagaland,
The Global Open University, Sodzulhou Village, P.O. - ARTC, NH-39, Dimapur - 797115 Nagaland by speed post only

Examination Fee : A fee of Rs. 150 per paper is to be paid before appearing in the Annual Examinations.

Master's Thesis : All students are required to submit a Master's Thesis at the end of second year.

Assignments : All admitted participants must submit subjectwise assignments based on the Mini Project Reports to be prepared by them on a topic related to each of the subjects.


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