Diploma in Psychology

Why Diploma in Psychology

Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and behavior, according to the American Psychological Association. Psychology is a multifaceted discipline and includes many sub-fields of study such areas as human development, sports, health, clinical, social behavior and cognitive processes.

Study in psychology offers excellent preparation for:

  • Careers in science as well as further graduate study in psychology or related disciplines.
  • If you plan to attend graduate school in psychology, you should definitely consider the Bachelor of Science option.
  • Students with a strong interest in science can also benefit from this degree option’s extensive study in biological science and research methodology.

It is important to focus on choosing a diploma that is the best-suited to your unique needs, skills, interests, and professional goals.

The recognition

Healthcare qualifications are highly recognized by educational and governmental establishments all around the world. We are proud to mention that PATHE health programme graduates are working in more than 20 countries including the UK, Italy, Sweden, Germany, France, Finland Dubai, and Cyprus.

Programme delivery

The programme is delivered with emphasis stressed on the vocational aspect of the course and but not limiting to classroom theory, assignments, exams, classroom practices, demonstrations, job training and internships. Some of our modules may be delivered fully or party through video presentations. PATHE management has the industrial training carried out in collaboration with major private healthcare institution networks.

PATHE Academy reserves the right to change the venue, date, and time for some modules and practical which will not be more than 30% of the whole programme.

Students will need to enter through the diploma level and once they complete the diploma level for the degree programme, they can get the direct entry into 2nd year of Psychology degree offers by KIU university and they can earn this prestigious degree within less than 4 years period after entering through diploma



Duration- Diploma – 1year(Full time/ Part time)

Lecture Schedule Days – Full Time Lecture Schedule Days – Part Time
 4 days for week – 6 hours per day  2 days for week – 9 hours per day

Admission criteria:

  • G.C.E O/L passes

Enroll for the programme

Deadline for applications is 2 weeks before the commencement date:

To enroll you are required to come in person with a passport size colour photograph (with the softcopy), all educational and work experience documents and meet our counselor, or chose the online enrollment option to pay by credit card or through the bank.

For further information contact the Course Coordinator +94 720 239 731 / + 94 720 239 426 / 033 2053 534

Official clinical training provider

Leading private hospitals in Sri Lanka are working as official practical training providers for the PATHE healthcare programmes.

Course Information
  • Timings:Week days 9.am to 4.pm ( Lunch 12.noon to 1.pm ) / Weekends (Sat & Sunday) 8.am to 6.pm