About the Department

The Post Graduate Department of Psychology was established in 1976 with a commitment to educate and train students of Mithila Region in particular to prepare professionals for significantly contributing to the development of Mithila Region. The Department of Psychology is also dedicated to cultivate mastery over the relevant skills in the areas of human development and behavior.

This Department has a total strength of 05 teaching faculty members in which 02 Professor and 03 Associate Professors are working. We have given due emphasis on acquisition of knowledge and skills through theoretical understanding and its practical implications of the courses we taught. Seminar, presentations and discussions, experiential exercises etc are incorporated in the curriculum and being practiced as regular phenomena for all round development of our students.

The departmental research is centered on contemporary issues as stress, pro-social behaviour, ageing, drug abuse, community mental health, disability, neuropsychological assessment, organisational behaviour, rehabilitation, educational problems etc. Time to time, we organises conferences, seminars, workshops, etc. for updation of our faculty and students. Our planning is to introduce some certificate and Post Graduate Diploma Courses in order to enhance the employability of our students in global scenario.
Without any discrimination of caste, Creed and religion as well as nation’s building at large.

Former HoDs

  1. Prof. R. P. Pandey
  2. Prof. N. L. Karn
  3. Prof. S.K. Thakur
  4. Prof. G. P. Srivastava
  5. Prof. H. N. Mathto
  6. Prof. G. P. Srivastava
  7. Prof. G. S. Rai
  8. Prof. Bharti Roy
  9. Prof. Meera Rani
  10. Dr. I. K. Roy (Incharge, H.O.D)
  11. Prof. M. M. Jha
  12. Prof. H. P. Rai
  13. Prof. B. P. Sinha
  14. Dr. A.P Choudhary
  15. Dr. A.K. Singh
  16. Dr. I.K. Roy

Faculty Members

Sl. No. Name Designation Mobile E-mail id Photo
1. Dr. Dhrub Kumar Professor & Head 9473370857 profdhrubkumar@gmail.com
2. Dr. A.R. Sinha Associate Professor 9308711952 dr.sinhaabha@gmail.com
3. Dr. Anis Ahamad Professor 9430640277 anisdbg@gmail.com
4. Dr. Dayanand Paswan Associate Professor 9431010079 dr:dayanand9431@gmail.com

Faculty Profile:

Dr. Abha Rani Sinha Dr. Abha Rani Sinha
Specialisation:Clinical Psychology, Counselling
Paper Published in Research Journals: 06
Book Published: 01
Paper presentation in National/International Seminars: 10
Membership of Professional Bodies:
  1. Indian Science Congress
  2. Maharaja Kameshwar Singh Chair
Ph.D. Scholars Supervised: 03
Ph.D. Scholar Registetred: 02
Training: Research Methodology and Indology, M.S.P.G. Studies and Research Institute, Darbhanga
Members of University Bodies:
  1. Syndicate
  2. R.- M.L.S.M. College, Darbhanga/ R.N.A.R. College, Samastipur
  3. S.S. Coordinator

Dr. Dhrub Kumar Dr. Dhrub Kumar
Designation-  Professor
Email id:  profdhrubkumar@gmail.com
Teaching Experiences- 21 years (joined on 06. 11. 1996)
Educational Qualifications
  1. M.A. from Patna University
  2. Ph.D. from Patna University
Scholarship/Fellowship Awarded
  1. National Merit Scholarship
  2. U.G.C. Junior Research Fellowship
  3. ICSSR Doctoral Fellowship
Award & Recognition
  1. Young Scientist Award, 2010 by Bihar Science Conference
  2. IPA Presidential Gold Medal Award 2014 for the best presentation.
  3. IPA Best Presentation Award 2015 for the best paper presentation
Research Project AwardedU.G.C. Minor Research Project on ‘A Factorial Study of  Organisational Citizenship Behaviour” awarded in 2010 and submitted in 2012.
Ph.D. Scholars Supervised
  1. Dr. D.N. Paswan on the topic “A study of Personal and Organisational factors influencing Stress of College Teachers” and awarded Ph.D. in 2012.
  2. Dr Ranjeet Prasad on “A Study of the Effect of Personality Variables and Emotional Intelligence on Organizational Citizenship Behavior” and awarded Ph.D. in 2014.
  3. Dr. Binay Kumar on “A Study of Demographic and Psychological Factors Predicting
  4. Md. Enayatullah on “A Study of Organisational Citizenship Behaviour in Relation to Transformational Leadership and Emotional Intelligence” submitted for the award of Ph. D., Training of SPSS
Organisational   Commitment  in   Health   Personnel” and awarded Ph.D. in 2015.
  1. Two Days Workshop on SPSS and Research Methodology at B.I.T., Patna 20-21 July, 2013.
  2. Training Course on Computer Application in Social Science Data Analysis at A.N. Sinha Institute of Social Studies from Feb22 to march5, 1993 by Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi.
Seminar Organised NAAC Sponsored seminar on “Reformation in Teaching, Learning and Evaluation Process in The Colleges of Bihar”, held on 21. 08. 2015.
Research Papers Published: 20
Paper Presented in Seminar/Conferences: 20
Keynote Addresses: 05
Participation in Workshop: 02
Membership of Professional Organisations:
  1. Member- Indian Psychological Association
  2. Life Member- IAAP
  3. Vice President - Bihar Brains
Editorial Board:
  1. Indian Social and Psychological Studies
  2. Behavioural Research Review
  3. Editor-Kalyani Research Journal
  1. Data analysis by SPSS
  2. I.Q., Aptitude, and Personality Test

Dr. Anis Ahmad

Dr. Anis Ahmad

Designation: Professor



Educational Qualifications:
Exam Passed Institution/University Subject/Studied Year of Passing % of Marks Division
PhD J.M.I, New Delhi Psychology 1993 Awarded Awarded
M.A A.M.U, Aligarh Psychology 1990 68.2% 1st Class
B.A (Hons) A.M.U, Aligarh  Psy 1988 70.6% 1st Class

Ph.D. Topic: A Study of Employees’ Perceived Reactions towards Organizational Change with Reference to Occupational Stress and Certain Biographical Variables.

Teaching & Research Exp.:  More than 24 years running w.e.f. 14/11/1996 till date.

Foreign Teaching Experience: Assistant Professor of Psychology in Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia (East Africa) from 15/11/2006 to 31/7/2008.

PhD Scholar Supervised & Awarded: 05 Examiner:   

  1. a) D. level – State & other State Universities of India.
  2. b) Competitive Examinations – Statel/National level in different capacities(UPSC, UPPSC)
  3. c) Key – note speaker/Chief Guest/Chairing Scientific sessions several times.
U. G. C. Research Project:

Minor :      “Impact of Social Support and Family Structure on Life Satisfaction”  has been completed, of which I was a Principal Investigator Project No.F.PHB-009/10-11

Major :        Prevalence of Drug Abuse among Delhi University Students: A Study of some Psycho-Social Concomitants.  (With Prof. A.K. Sen, Dept. of Psychology, University of Delhi, Delhi) PhD Scholars Registered:  Five Field of Specialization: Organizational Behaviour Foreign Assignment

Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia. Assistant Professor 1250 US $ P.M. 15-11-2006 to 31-7-2008 Teaching & Research in Psychology


Research Paper Published 50
Book Chapter Published  06
Book 03
National / International Conference Attended: 26+

Scholarships Awarded: (i)University Merit Scholarships for three Years at B.A (Hons.) level, A.M.U., Aligarh. INDIA (ii) Post-Graduate University Merit Scholarship for two Years at M.A. level, A.M.U., Aligarh.

Best Research Paper Award:  Received reward on “Life Satisfaction vs. Organizational Change” from Minister for Education and Tourism, Govt. of Pondicherry in the 6th International 37th IAAP and 3rd Pondicherry Psychology Association conference held at Pondicherry, January 7, 2002.

Bharat Vikas Award (BVA): Received for Meritorious accomplishments in diverse fields of activities that immensely contributed for the Nation’s Progress. B V A presented by Integrated Council for Socio-Economic Progress, Delhi on 24th October 2002 at KOLKATA

Manovigyan Utsav -2002: IPA Presidential Gold Medal Award 2014 for the best presentation. Organized at Dept. of Psychology, Millat College, Darbhanga on July 2, 2002. U.G.C. Sponsored National Seminar Organised: 02

SAS BEST EDITOR AWARD 2019 by Scholars Academic & Scientific Sociaty HOJAI, ASSAM, INDIA. www.sassociety.com

 Members of Academic Bodies
  • Indian Science Congress Association, Kolkata (Life Member)
  • Indian Academy of Applied Psychology, Chennai (Life Member)
  • South Asian Association of Psychologists (Member)
  • Indian Association of Muslim Social Scientists, New Delhi (Member)
  • Center for Good Living, Bhubaneswer, Orissa. (Life Member)
  • Academic Member, Institute of Objective Studies, New Delhi (Psychology wing)
  • International Association of Holistic Psychology (IAHP), Life Member
  • Global Psychology and Language Research Association (GPLRA), Life Time Member, grdsweb.com, ID: GPLRA – M16089

Editor–in-Chief: Saudi Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences (SJHSS)  (An Open Access peer reviewed International Journal) ISSN: 2415-6248 (Online), ISSN: 2415-6256 (Print), Website: http://scholarsmepub.com/

  Member of Editorial Board:

  1. Scholars Journal of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences(SJAHSS),
  2. Council of Research & Sustainable Development Agra, Uttar Pradesh.
  3. Indian Journal of Psychological Issues, ISSN – 0972- 4427
  4. International Journal of Human Resource & Industrial Research. ISSN: 2349-3593(Online), ISSN: 2349 – 4816 (Print). arseam.com
Member of Review Committee:
  1. Annals of Education, Journal’s URL://www.crsindia.com/aoe.html
  2. Emirates Association of Arts and Management Professionals (EAAMP), eaamp.org
  Students’ Enrollment Profile
Semester II (2016-18) IV (2015-17)
Categories Boys Girls Boys Girls
Gen 2 8 2 16
SC 7 2 2 7
OBC 0 19 11 15
MINORITY 1 18 0 19
TOTAL 10 47 15 57

Seminar/Conferences Organised: UGC Sponsored Seminar on Role of Psychology in Child Development, 4th to 5th Dec. 2014.

Infrastructural Facilities:

Classroom: 02
Laboratory: 01
Counseling Room: 01
Research Lab: 01
Departmental Library: 01
Washroom: 02
Common Room: 01

Supporting Staffs:

Sl. No. Name Designation Mobile E-mail id Photo
1. Lakshmeshwar Pathak Assistant 9470036883
2. Suresh Kumar Mandal Store Keeper 9431293213

Student Support/ Progression: Free Coaching for NET Preparation



Sl. No. Name of the programme Resource Persons No. of Benefactions Outcomes
2011-12 NA NA NA NA
2012-13 NA NA NA NA
2013-14 National i. Prof. C. B. About 350 Enriched in
Seminar Dewedy, B.H.U. Skills
Dec. 4 & 5, Baranasi Pertaining to
2014 ii. Prof. S. A. Research
Ansari, Aligarh work.

Faculty & Supporting Staff

Faculty Members

Sl. No. Name Designation
1. Prof. B. P. Sinha Professor & Head
2. Dr. I. K. Roy Associate Professor
3. Dr. Abha Rani Sinha Associate Professor

Supporting staff

  1. Sri L. Pathak, Assistant
  2. Sri R. R. Jha, Routine Clerk (D/W)
  3. Sri S. K. Pandey, Peon
  4. Smt. Chinta Devi, Peon (outsource)

Achievement of faculty

Life time Achievement awards were given to all faculty members by the secretary, of IPA.


Name of the Seminar Topic Period Resource Person No. of Participants
UGC Sponsored National Seminar Role of Psychology in Child Development 4th & 5th of Dec. 14 1. Prof. S.A. Ansari, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh2. Prof. C. B. Dwivedi, B.H.U., Varanasi3. Prof. R. Alam, V.K.S. University, Ara Approx 350 students & Research Scholars Participated and were enriched their skill.