Central University of Rajasthan has started the Department of Sports Psychology under the School of Sports Sciences MYAS-CURAJ supported by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports (MYAS) Govt. of India. Currently the Department is offering a two year post graduate program in Sports Psychology. This programme trains and equips the students to use psychological knowledge and skills to address optimal performance and well-being of athletes, and to deal with the systemic issues associated with sports settings and organizations. The department will incorporate both theoretical and practical knowledge of the field to train the students to become a professional in the field of sports psychology.
To be a recognized and trusted education centre for sports psychology through cutting edge of scientific research, and teaching in sports psychology.
- To improve professional practice in sports psychology through critical reflection, academic excellence and research.
- To develop theoretical knowledge, professional ethics, social responsibility, sensitivity, creativity and critical thinking among students to enable them to excel in the area of sports psychology.
- To engage in high impact research within and across disciplines.