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Department of Psychology

Chair of the Department
Dr. Eric Kiago Kabuka

Welcome to the Department of Educational Psychology, Maseno University. The Department was established in 1991. It is situated at Siriba Campus adjacent to Wing B of the Academic Division.  The Department offers a Diploma in Guidance and Counseling and supports the training of under-graduate students.  Further, the Department offers degrees in Master of Education (Educational Psychology), Master of Education (Guidance & Counseling), Doctor of Philosophy (Educational Psychology) and Doctor of Philosophy (Guidance & Counselling). The graduates become professional teachers, counselors and researchers, among others.  


The Department is endowed with staff who have wide experience in teaching and research. Their broad areas of expertise include human development, human cognition and human behaviour.


In the spirit of harnessing, applying and disseminating knowledge, the Department has held international conferences and seminars. The most recent International Conference was held in the month of November, 2018 at Kisumu Hotel. The theme of the conference was Integration of Mental and Psychological Health in Service Delivery Towards Achievement of Sustainable Development Goals