Career after B.A. in Psychology


B.A. in Psychology is an under graduate course of 3 years duration. It focuses on the study of various levels of human behavior. Aspirants who have interest in studying about the human behaviors and various levels of human thoughts usually choose this field as their profession. Aspirants in this area are mostly needed in various hospitals. There are also various other areas where they can utilize their capabilities.

Career in Private sector after B.A. in Psychology

Aspirants who have interest in the field of Psychology have various employment opportunities in several areas throughout our country. Private sector enables aspirants in the field of Psychology to work in various job profiles in numerous platforms. Some of the commonly opted professions in the field of Psychology in private sector include the following.

  • Social Psychologist
  • Educational Psychologist
  • Industrial Psychologist
  • Developmental Psychologist
  • Social Worker
  • Staff Recruiter
  • Public Statistician
  • Recreation Worker
  • Human Resources Assistant
  • Health Educator
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Counseling Psychologist
  • Guide & Counselor
  • Industrial Organization Psychologist
  • Marketing Research Analyst
  • Neuro Psychologist
  • Urban Planning Officer
  • Research Psychologist
  • Developmental Psychologist
  • Forensic Psychologist
  • Psychiatric Assistant
  • Psychiatric Technician
  • Public Relation Officer
  • Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Career Employment Specialist
  • Case Manager
  • Child Care Worker
  • Clergymen
  • Day Care Centre Supervisor
  • Special Education Teacher
  • School Psychologist
  • Child Support Specialist
  • Community Relations Officer
  • Caregiver
  • Career Counselor

Government Career after B.A. in Psychology

Government sector offers career opportunities for B.A. in Psychology graduates in different areas. They have several hurdles to face in order to get placed in these areas which include clearing several tests being organized by PSc, UPSC and also SSC. Most common employment areas in the field of Psychology in public sector include the following.

  • Hospitals
  • Clergy
  • Personnel Administration
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Offices
  • Media
  • Child / Youth Guidance Centers
  • Advertising Industry
  • Rehabilitation Centers
  • Prisons
  • Welfare Organizations
  • Research Establishments
  • Defense Forces
  • Colleges / Universities
  • Community Mental Health Centers
  • Correctional Programs

Career Abroad after B.A. in Psychology

B.A. in Psychology pass outs has numerous job opportunities abroad as well. They are of great demand in various hospitals and also health care centers functioning abroad. They are paid good salary as well.

Long term Career roadmap for B.A. in Psychology

Aspirants who have passed B.A. in Psychology can opt for various higher study options in several disciplines which enable them to work in various job profiles in different sectors. They can get promoted to higher levels as well. New developments and progresses are occurring in the field of Psychology that improves their over all career scope as well.



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One Response to “Career after B.A. in Psychology”

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    daljeet singh:

    i want doing in forenic psychology i have done my b.a in psychology.can i do?and plzz tell me college and univercties for it