Diploma in Psychology & Counselling

(Affiliated to the National University of Ireland NUI, Galway)


To equip participants with more in-depth understanding of Psychology & Counselling Principles.

To enhance the effectiveness of participants’ practical skills and techniques through practical counselling sessions.

To enable candidates to enter into the Government and Private sector that focus on promotion of personal and communal balanced living and in related fields.

Entry Requirements   

-Passed the G.C.E. (A/L) examination or suitable Qualifications

-acceptable to the Department of Psychology & Counselling


– Need to be successful at the selection interview


– A good command of the English language

Programme Duration   

One year (two Semesters)

Programme Schedule

Weekends – Saturdays – 12.30 p.m. – 6.30 p.m.

Sundays   – 9.00 a.m. – 4.30 p.m.

Course Fees

Rs. 90,000/= +Registration Fee


Vice Rector/Dean

Rev. Fr. Prageeth Chamara

Contact Nos : 011-7389115/22; Ext: 223

e-mail            : revprageeth@gmail.com

Assistant Registrar

Mr. Esmond De Silva

Contact Nos       : 011- 4611288, 011-7389115/22; Ext: 307

e-mail                  : aqundergraduate@gmail.com

Office Location  : Millennium Building Ground Floor Room No: GF-10