School of Psychology and Education

Rishihood University’s School of Psychology and Education is a foundation for impactful leaders, offering a world-class education. With a seasoned faculty, innovative curriculum, and state-of-the-art facilities, we empower students for a career-oriented journey. Join us for a diverse and enriching learning experience, backed by scholarship schemes and internships to help you achieve your career aspirations.

Dean’s Message

At Rishihood’s School of Psychology and Education, we empower students with essential skills for success. Cultivating an entrepreneurial mindset motivates and prepares students to explore diverse career pathways, from family businesses to larger organizations. Let us guide you on the journey to becoming a job creator, not just a job seeker.

B.Sc. (Hons.) in Psychology

Rishihood University’s B.Sc. (Hons.) The psychology program is a comprehensive and immersive curriculum designed to equip students with the skills and expertise necessary in the field of psychology. This program goes into the foundational aspects of psychology, covering essential topics such as research methods, statistics, and various psychological dimensions. A key focus lies in understanding the profound influence of physical, psychological, and socio-cultural environments on human behavior.

Moreover, the course promotes a commitment to mental health awareness, instilling in students a deeper comprehension of the pivotal role psychologists play in delivering professional services. Practical exposure is provided through hands-on experiences, including research projects and internship opportunities. Upon completion of the program, students are well-prepared to undertake careers as psychologists, social workers, counselors, market researchers human resources managers, organizational consultants, and other roles within diverse psychological fields.


  • Faculty includes experts from DRDO, IISc, IITs, Delhi University, and other prestigious institutions
  • Cutting-edge Human Augmentation Lab for cognitive science skills
  • Emphasis on hands-on learning through internships and projects
  • Varied minors and double majors options like design, entrepreneurship, AI, and public health
  • Electives – Kinesthetic art, Photography, Ceramics, Glass, AR/VR, assistive technologies
  • On-campus Counseling Psychology Center for practical exposure
  • Focused mentorship with a 1:5 faculty-student ratio

Faculty and Mentors

Empower minds with dedicated mentors and faculty at Rishihood’s School of Education and Psychology, promoting future educators and psychologists.

Prof. (Dr.) Sushil Chandra

Dean and Professor, School of Psychology and Education

Prof. (Dr.) Sakshi Vermani

School of Psychology and Education

Prof. Richa Goenka

School of Psychology and Education

Prof. (Dr.) Kanishka Sharma

School of Psychology and Education

Rakesh Kaushik

School of Psychology and Education

Visiting Faculty

Experience excellence with our distinguished visiting faculty at Rishihood’s School of Psychology and Education, offering real-world insights to inspire creativity.

Prof. A.G. Ramakrishnan

Former Chairperson and Professor (Retd.), Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Science

Prof. VijyaLakshmi Ramasamy

Chair and Associate Professor
Director MSCIS Program
Department of Computer Science
College of Business, Economics, and Computing

Dr. Sanjay Kumar

Oxford Brookes University

Dr. Charru Sharma

Associate Professor, University of Delhi, India

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About Us

Rishihood University’s B.Sc. (Hons.) Psychology: Comprehensive education for fulfilling careers. Diverse syllabus, structured curriculum, and a philosophy of encouraging socially responsible individuals. Join us for personal growth and intellectual exploration.

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