Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi Regional Institute of Mental Health (LGBRIMH), Tezpur, Assam was initially set up as Tezpur Lunatic Asylum under the British Government in April, 1876. After the Independence, the hospital was brought under the Government of Assam. in 1989, the hospital was renamed as “Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi Institute of Mental Health”.
In 1999 the Institute was handed over to the North Eastern Council (NEC). On June 1, 2007, the Institute was taken over by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.
The Department of Clinical Psychology runs a 2-year full-time M.Phil Clinical Psychology course, which is recognized by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) and affiliated to Gauhati University, Guwahati.
Number of Seats:
Total seats 08 (UR-04; SC-01; ST-01; OBC-02)
Faculties of Clinical Psychology Department:
Dr. Priya Saxena (M.Phil. & PhD) Associate Prof. & Head
Dr. Diptarup Chowdhury (M.Phil. & PhD) Assistant Professor
Dr. P. Abhishek (MPhil & PhD) Assistant Professor (ad hoc)
Eligibility for the course:
Post Graduate degree from a UGC recognized University in Psychology/Counseling Psychology/Clinical Psychology/Applied Psychology/Psychological Counseling with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate.
Tentative time of Admission:
Gauhati University on the behalf of LGBRIMH usually conducts the entrance examination in the mid of July. Students need to fill online applications on the Universities website.
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Stipends: Stipend per month for non-deputed candidates will be as per institute rules. Candidates who are on deputation will not be paid any stipend from the Institute.
Fees structure: Fees payable for the M.Phil. Clinical Psychology per annum is Rs.16,850/-
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