Psychology | Bachelor's Degree Program | Altai State University

Psychology is oriented to prepare a graduate who is able, based on the acquired knowledge, skills and formed competences, to solve independently at the modern level tasks in the field of psychological support of personality in the social sphere, in education, sports and industrial activity. Orients bachelors to use in their work the competences of psychological diagnostics, psychological consultation and correction, independent development of methodological models of psychodiagnostics; drawing up psychodiagnostic conclusions and recommendations in research, expert and consulting activity; conducting group consultation in the sphere of social, educational, and business activity; individual consultation in the sphere of development of professional and personal qualities

Fundamental psychological training consists of the following courses: general psychology, psychology of personality, psychophysiology, psychology of consultation, psychodiagnostics, methodological problems of psychology, cognitive psychology, experimental psychology. Training also includes academic disciplines that acquaint students with branches of psychological practice: social psychology, special psychology, age psychology, educational psychology, occupational psychology, family psychology and family counseling, crisis psychological counseling, technology of psychological forecasting, the basics of training planning, etc. In a cycle of disciplines of specialization, students become more thoroughly acquainted with the chosen branch of psychology and also master the methods of research and practical work of the psychologist.


37.03.01 Psychology


Psychological diagnostics and psychological counseling

Learning mode

  • Full-time, 4 years
  • Part-time, 4 years 6 months

State-funded places


Employer-sponsored places


Fee-paying places


Tuition fees per semester in 2023 / 2024 academic year

27 500 - 60 000 ₽

Entrance tests

What training you get

Practical and research activity of the psychologist aims at multilateral study of manifestations of personality in various spheres of life, support its formation, development and functioning in society, conducting examinations, psychological diagnosis, rendering psychological and advisory assistance and psychological support in difficult situations, both to the individual and to social groups.

Career opportunities and graduates

Graduates of the program will be able to implement their own professional skills in crisis centers, psychological assistance and rehabilitation centers, and social services. This profession will allow for a variety of activities:

  • Individual and group counseling
  • Individual and group psychocorrection
  • Psychological diagnostics
  • Trainings
  • Opportunity to work from primary to higher professional education, banking, manufacturing and government agencies, social services, business centers.


  • The head of the program is the candidate of psychological sciences, the head of the department of general and applied psychology Tatiana Gennadyevna Volkova.
  • Phone: +7 (3852) 298-184
  • E-mail:

Print version Modified 26.06.2023