What is Psychology?
Psychology is the scientific study of human mind and behavior. As a career field Psychology has remarkable growth opportunities both locally and internationally. A recent study revealed the high demand for qualified Psychology graduates and their limited supply due to lack of university degree options. Parents and students must make an informed decision today – this is due to the existence of many academic and professional qualifications which are not internationally recognized. The following sections discuss vital facts for students and parents who are seeking for information about Psychology education and career options.
High demand for Psychology graduates locally and regionally
The increasing focus given to Psychology and mental health has resulted in large number of career options. There are immediate career opportunities in corporate consultancy, human resource development and management, social services, family consultancy, educational counseling, social research and other governmental and non-governmental service organizations. An acceptable post graduate qualification and registration will allow students to become a Psychologist. The demand for qualified Psychologists world wide is increasing. With more than 6000 job vacancies in state and private sector Psychology has become an excellent career choice for school leavers. The international career opportunities in Psychology allow Sri Lankan students to seek regional job postings with good salary, career progression and to join reputed foreign firms.
Free seminar – limited seats available
Amazing Careers in Psychology seminar is organized to create awareness about education and career options in Psychology among Sri Lankan youth. A/Level , O/Level students and parents are invited to attend this free seminar to find out internationally and locally accepted university education and career options. The seminar will feature presentations on different specialization areas in Psychology which include but are not limited to Clinical, Counselling, Child, Educational, Sports, Forensic, Social, and Adolescent. The seminar will be held on Sunday 12th February at 10:00 am at Dukes Court, Cinnamon Lakeside Hotel (Former Transasia) since seats are limited prior confirmation is essential.
Please call Kanchana on 0777 556 556 to make your reservation.